ALTEC AH85 2009: EQUIPMENT

Make : ALTEC Model : AH85 Year : 2009
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 12V411000
Date Owner's Notified: 2012-09-12 Date Received by ODI: 2012-08-21 Date Added to Database: 2012-08-21
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: MAB 563
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 27
Summary:
      Altec Industries, Inc. is recalling certain model year 2008-2009 Aerial Device vehicles due to improper welding processes used to manufacture the boom pivot pins. Failure of the pin could cause separation of the boom from the turntable.
Consequence:
      If the boom separates from the turntable, there is an increased risk of personal injury and/or property damage.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners, and will replace the pivot pins, free of charge. The safety recall began on September 12, 2012. Owners may contact Altec Industries at 1-877-462-5832.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Altec's recall campaign number is MAB 563.Customers may contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY: 1-800-424-9153'; or go to http://www.safercar.gov.