ALTEC CFD 1217 WOOD CHIPPER 2011: EQUIPMENT
|Make : ALTEC||Model : CFD 1217 WOOD CHIPPER||Year : 2011|
|Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 12V517000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2012-11-12||Date Received by ODI: 2012-10-24||Date Added to Database: 2012-10-25|
|Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: MAB 572|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 205|
Altec is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 CFD 1217 wood chippers, manufactured between May 2011 through September 2012. The wood chipper blades were not made to hardness specifications.
Due to not being the correct hardness, the wood chipper blades could fail during use causing the blade to separate. This could lead to personal injury.
Altec will notify owners and will replace the blades, free of charge. The safety recall began on November 12, 2012. Owners may contact Altec at 1-877-462-5832.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
Altec's recall number is MAB 572.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.