Altec Ah75 Recalls
There have been 6 recalls on Ah75 vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2016-01-20 and published by the NHTSA on 2016-02-03, was due to a problem with the electrical system. Approximately 195 vehicles were involved. Since 2002, Ah75's have experienced approximately 7 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the equipment, electrical. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Altec Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Altec Ah75
|2013-07-02||(Published by NHTSA on 2013-07-10)|
|Recall Summary:||Altec Industries, Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain model year 2002-2010 AH75, AH85 and AH100 aerial devices equipped with square pedestals. In the affected vehicles, the aerial device may develop cracks between the pedestal and the unit subbase.|
|Hazard:||Cracks in the pedestal may cause the aerial device to fail, increasing the risk of personal injury.|
|Remedy:||Altec will notify owners informing them to inspect the pedestal and if any cracks are found, they will be repaired free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Altec at 1-800-860-0183. Altec's recall number is CSN 580.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
|2012-09-18||(Published by NHTSA on 2012-09-18)|
|Recall Summary:||Altec Industries, Inc. is recalling certain model year 2002-2009 AH75/85/100 and HL125 aerial device vehicles equipped with 16-foot radial outriggers. An improper torque was applied to the outrigger cylinder piston retention system during assembly. As a result, the cylinder could loosen from the rod allowing the outrigger leg to protrude beyond the confines of the chassis when it is in a stowed position.|
|Hazard:||If the cylinder loosens from the rod, the outrigger could strike a person or object, increasing the risk of injury or property damage.|
|Remedy:||Altec will notify owners, and will increase the torque on the piston free of charge. The safety recall began on November 6, 2012. Owners may contact Altec Industries at 1-877-462-5832.|
|Additional Info:||Altec's recall campaign number is CSN 570.Customers may contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.|
Additional Altec ModelsRecalls have also been issued under these model names:
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.