If the travel height is higher than what is indicated on the decal, the vehicle may unexpectedly strike an overhead obstruction, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V345000
Manufacturer Altec Industries Inc.
Components STRUCTURE, EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 18
Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2017 Altec TA48S aerial devices. The travel height of these vehicles may be greater than the indicated height on the decal that is located on the chassis dashboard.
Altec will notify owners, and dealers will measure the vehicle’s travel height, and if height is different than what is on the decals, the decals will be replaced, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 20, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec’s number for this recall is CSN 682.
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.