ALTEC AM55 2004: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:CHECK VALVE

Make : ALTEC Model : AM55 Year : 2004
Build Dates : 2004-08-01 - 2004-12-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 05V264000
Date Owner's Notified: 2005-05-27 Date Received by ODI: 2005-06-09 Date Added to Database: 2005-06-09
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:CHECK VALVE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 38
Summary:
      ON CERTAIN AERIAL DEVICES MOUNTED ON GMC C7500 TRUCK CHASSIS AND EQUIPPED WITH AN ALTEC ELECTRIC-AIR/MANUAL TRAILER BRAKE CONTROL, THE TWO-WAY CHECK VALVE COULD BE INSTALLED IN EITHER THE FRONT OR REAR BRAKE SYSTEM IN SUCH A MANNER THAT STOPS AIR FLOW TO THAT PARTICULAR PART OF THE CHASSIS BRAKE SYSTEM.
Consequence:
      THIS COULD CAUSE A PARTIAL LOSS OF BRAKING CAPABILITY.
Remedy:
      THESE VEHICLES WERE ONLY PROVIDED TO THE PUBLIC SERVICE ELECTRIC AND GAS COMPANY IN EDISON, NEW JERSEY. ALL VEHICLES HAVE BEEN REPAIRED.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
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