Recall - ALTEC ( 20V301000 )

Tow Hitch May Have Incorrect Load Rating Markings

If the tow hitch is overloaded, the hitch may fail, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V301000 Manufacturer Altec Industries Inc. Components TRAILER HITCHES, EQUIPMENT Potential Number of Units Affected 500

Summary Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2014-2020 Aerial Devices and body only units equipped with Class 3 towing hitches. The tow hitch may have incorrect load rating markings, and may have been damaged by unintentional overloading.

Remedy Altec will notify owners and provide instructions for inspecting the bumper and receiver tube for damage and repairing as necessary and installing the proper hitch load rating placards on the unit. This recall is expected to begin July 21, 2020. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 761.


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