2017 ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE - EQUIPMENT
Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2017 Altec AT37, AT41 and AT48 aerial devices. The hydraulic line protective hose sock may have been incorrectly installed through the insulating section of the lower boom.
HazardThe incorrectly installed protective hose sock can cause the potential for electrical continuity through the lower boom, increasing the risk of an electrical shock.
Consumer ActionAltec will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the hydraulic hose bundle on the articulating arm and remove any hose sock in the insulated section, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 28, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 693.