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

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2017-10-01 - 2018-03-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V553000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-10-04 Date Received by ODI: 2018-08-22 Date Added to Database: 2018-08-27
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 691
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 40
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Altec LS63 Aerial Devices. The fuse for the battery was not installed to the guidelines. The incorrectly placed fuse may increase the risk for an electrical short.
Consequence:
      An electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the battery fuse location, relocating it if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 15, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 691.
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.