ALTEC AH85 2002: EQUIPMENT

Make : ALTEC Model : AH85 Year : 2002
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V275000
Date Owner's Notified: 2013-08-05 Date Received by ODI: 2013-06-27 Date Added to Database: 2013-07-02
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 580
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 220
Summary:
      Altec Industries, Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain model year 2002-2010 AH75, AH85 and AH100 aerial devices equipped with square pedestals. In the affected vehicles, the aerial device may develop cracks between the pedestal and the unit subbase.
Consequence:
      Cracks in the pedestal may cause the aerial device to fail, increasing the risk of personal injury.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners informing them to inspect the pedestal and if any cracks are found, they will be repaired free of charge. The recall began on August 5, 2013. Owners may contact Altec at 1-800-860-0183. Altec's recall number is CSN 580.
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.