2017 ALTEC DIGGER DERRICK - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Digger Derrick DM, D2000, D3000, D4000 Series vehicles built on Freightliner M2106/V chassis. The starter cable may be improperly secured, allowing the cable to chafe which could result in an electrical short.
HazardAn electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.
Consumer ActionAltec will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and better secure the starter cable as needed, 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 683.