2018 ALTEC DIGGER DERRICK - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
Altec Industries (Altec) is recalling certain 2014-2018 DHH and DHB Digger Derrick vehicles. The Zone Rating System may not alert the operator that the load being handled exceeds the rated load for the unit's specific position.
HazardWithout an alert, there is a greater risk of unit instability or a loss of load control, increasing the risk of injury.
Consumer ActionAltec will notify owners and dealers will update the Zone Rating System software, free of charge. The recall is expected to December 12, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 700.