Altec has announced a voluntary recall of 245 utility vehicles due to the battery separator that can overheat and may result in a fire.
According to the recall notice, overheating of the battery separator can result in smoke, potentially resulting in a fire. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are equipped with the battery separator:
- Model year 2008 Altec Digger Derrick manufactured 2008 through 2011
Under the recall notice, Altec will notify owners and replace the battery separators free of charge. For addition information, owners may contact Altec at 1-877-462-5832.
If you’ve been severely injured by a recalled product, defective product attorneys may be able to help you pursue a claim for compensation. For more information, call 1-888-BURNETTI.