ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2017: EQUIPMENT

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2017-02-03 - 2017-08-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V693000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-11-14 Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-04 Date Added to Database: 2018-10-09
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 693
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 208
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2017 Altec AT37, AT41 and AT48 aerial devices. The hydraulic line protective hose sock may have been incorrectly installed through the insulating section of the lower boom.
Consequence:
      The incorrectly installed protective hose sock can cause the potential for electrical continuity through the lower boom, increasing the risk of an electrical shock.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the hydraulic hose bundle on the articulating arm and remove any hose sock in the insulated section, free of charge. The recall began November 14, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 693.
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.