SIL848 – Gas Engine Low Idle Setting Update – Altec 2020-2021 Ford F-450/F-550/F-600 Aerial Devices


NHTSA ID Number: 10210275 Manufacturer Communication Number: SIL 848 Summary Altec has learned that the engine on certain AT35/37/40G and AT37/41/48 ME/PE aerial devices built from August 2020 to August 2021 on Ford F-450/F550/F-600 gas engine chassis equipped with a JEMS S/SE hybrid system could not enter idle mitigation system (IMS) engine shut down properly when the … Read more

Ford E-Series Engine Cover Thermal Management – Altec 2021 Ford E-350 & E-450


NHTSA ID Number: 10190018 Manufacturer Communication Number: CSR 509   Summary Ford Motor Company has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists in certain 2021 model year Econoline Ford E-350 and E-450 equipped with a 7.3L engine and a factory engine cover built between May 11, 2019 and November 13, 2020. Some of … Read more

SIL790 – Hydraulic Line/Air Brake Line Inspection – Altec T40P 2015-2020 Ford F-750


NHTSA ID Number: 10189945 Manufacturer Communication Number: SIL 790   Summary It has been discovered that some hydraulic lines installed by Altec may be in contact with chassis air brake line(s). Some DOT inspections have considered this to be a violation of federal regulation 49 CFR § 393.45 b 2. Over time, chafing of the air brakeRead more

CSR517 – Ford 19C07 — Manual Reclining Seats (NHTSA Recall 19V-633) – Altec 2018-2020 Ford F-550

2020 Ford F-550

NHTSA ID Number: 10196977 Manufacturer Communication Number: CSR 517   Summary Ford Motor Company has determined that certain 2018 through 2020 model year F-550 vehicles equipped with manual reclining seats fail to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) 202a for head restraints and FMVSS 207 for seating systems. Contact your local Ford dealer to schedule … Read more

CSR515 – Ford 20C19 — Rear View Camera Improper Function (NHTSA Recall 20V-575) – Altec 2020 Ford F-150, F-Super Duty & Explorer


NHTSA ID Number: 10194523 Manufacturer Communication Number: CSR 515   Summary Ford Motor Company has determined certain 2020 Model Year Ford F-150, F-Super Duty and Explorer vehicles with a Ford factory-installed backup camera fail to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 111 – Rear Visibility. Contact your local Ford dealer to schedule a service date … Read more