Terex and Altec are both recalling aerial devices. An estimated 238 Altec units and 407 Terex units are potentially affected by these recalls.
Terex South Dakota is recalling certain 2014-2019 TM Series bucket/boom trucks. The limit switch was installed upside down and does not stop platform level movement if the platform level exceeds 15 degrees. The recall is expected to begin April 3, 2020. Terex will notify owners, and dealers will properly install the limit switch, free of charge. Owners may contact Terex customer service at 1-605-882-4000. Terex's number for this recall is SN681.
Altec is recalling certain 2019 LR7 Series, TDA58, and L42M aerial devices. The high-strength fasteners used to secure the pedestal to the turntable may fail. The recall is expected to begin April 22, 2020. Altec will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the fasteners if necessary, free of charge. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this campaign is CSN 750.