Altec Freightliner Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Freightliner vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2012-10-04 due to a problem with the hoses, lines/piping, and fittings. Approximately 764 vehicles were involved. Since 2011, Freightliner's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . 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 Freightliner
|2012-10-04||(Published by NHTSA on 2012-10-04)|
|Recall Summary:||Altec Industries, Inc. is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 vehicles mounted on a Freightliner chassis. Due to improper installation, the air supply line of the front brakes is susceptible to kinking.|
|Hazard:||Overtime, the front brake line could become kinked leading to a loss of front brake control, increasing the risk of crash.|
|Remedy:||Altec will notify owners, and will repair the vehicles, free of charge. The safety recall began on January 4, 2013. Owners may contact Altec Industries at 1-877-462-5832.|
|Additional Info:||Altec's recall campaign number is MAB 571.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.