ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2017: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2017-08-01 - 2017-12-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V035000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-01-12 Date Received by ODI: 2018-01-11 Date Added to Database: 2018-01-12
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: MAB 675
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 29
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2017 AT Aerial Devices mounted on Ford F-550 chassis. A circuit breaker located under the hood may contact the hood, potentially resulting in an electrical short.
Consequence:
      An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Altec has notified owners, and dealers will update the circuit breaker bracket and install a insulating chafe pad, free of charge. The recall began on January 12, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-205-991-7733. Altec's number for this recall is MAB 675.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.