|Vehicle Make / Model:
ALTEC / DC1217
ALTEC / DC1317
ALTEC / DC1317HP
Manufacturer: ALTEC INDUSTRIES INC.
Mfr’s Report Date: JUL 26, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V383000
NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected: 227
Altec Environmental Products (AEP) is recalling certain model year 2008-2009 DC1217 and DC1317 and model year 2008-2011 DC1317HP wood chippers. Cracks could develop in the wood chipper frame.
If cracks develop in the frame, there is an increased risk of personal injury or property damage.
AEP will notify owners, and dealers will install frame reinforcement kits to all affected units. AEP has not provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Altec Environmental Products at 1-877-462-5832.