ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2018: STRUCTURE

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-06-25 - 2018-09-04
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V617000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-09-21 Date Received by ODI: 2018-09-12 Date Added to Database: 2018-09-18
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: MAB 692
Component: STRUCTURE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 39
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2018 Altec AC18, AC23, AC30, AC40, AC45 Cranes, D2045, DT65 Digger Derricks, and AA55 Aerial Devices. The rotation platform fasteners may have been overtightened, possibly resulting in the fasteners breaking.
Consequence:
      If the fasteners break, the pedestal or turntable may separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Altec has notified owners, and the rotation bearing fasteners will be replaced, free of charge. The recall began on September 21, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is MAB 692.
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.