2019 ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE - EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:WINCH
Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2012-2019 Altec AM60E, AA55E, AH75/85/100, AH125, and AH150 Aerial Devices. The recovery winch valve may allow the winch to lift more than it is rated for.
HazardIf the recovery winch attempts to lift more than it is rated for, it can increase the risk of an injury or death.
Consumer ActionAltec will notify owners, and instruct owners to inspect the winch pressures and install an external pressure relief valve, if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 10, 2019. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 734.