ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2017: EQUIPMENT

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2017-03-01 - 2017-12-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V435000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-23 Date Received by ODI: 2018-06-27 Date Added to Database: 2018-06-29
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 687
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 153
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2017 Altec AT40M/S, TA41-48M/S, and L42A aerial devices. The high strength pedestal and turntable fasteners may experience corrosion cracking, causing them to fail.
Consequence:
      If enough of the fasteners fail, the pedestal and turntable may separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and replace any of the fasteners with a head marking of 3036, free of charge. The recall began August 23, 2018. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 687.
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.