2018 ALTEC CRANE - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

Altec Industries, Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2008-2018 Altec AC18, AC23, AC26, AC30 and AC38 Cranes and D2B, D3A, D4A/B, DL42B, DT65 and DT80 Digger Derrick vehicles. The wiring on the 12V circuit from the chassis battery to the Power Distribution Module (PDM) may be insufficiently sized.

  • Hazard
    The insufficiently sized wire may overheat, increasing the risk of fire.
  • Consumer Action
    Altec will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wiring to the PDM, with a larger wire and/or replace the circuit breaker, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 7, 2019. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 703.
 
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