2017 ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Altec Aerial Devices and Service Body vehicles, built on Ram 5500 Diesel chassis. The positive stud on the lead acid battery disconnect bracket may contact the hood and cause an electrical short.
HazardAn electrical short can increase the risk of a fire.
Consumer ActionAltec will notify owners, and dealers will replace the lead acid battery disconnect, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 22, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 688.