ALTEC AH85 2012: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Make : ALTEC Model : AH85 Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2008-01-10 - 2015-01-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V023000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-03-15 Date Received by ODI: 2016-01-20 Date Added to Database: 2016-01-20
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 195
Summary:
      Altec Industries "Altec" is recalling certain model year 2010-2015 AH75, AH85, and AH100 Aerial Devices manufactured January 10, 2008, to December 31, 2015. The affected units have a hydraulic pressure control valve that may allow the aerial device to move even when not told to do so.
Consequence:
      An aerial device that moves unexpectedly increases the risk of injury to the operator.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners, and dealers will replace the hydraulic pressure control valves, free of charge. The recall began on March 15, 2016. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-205-991-7733.
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.