Hino 238 Recalls
There have been 0 recalls on 238 vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2015-04-07 and published by the NHTSA on 2015-04-29, was due to a problem with the u-bolt, leaf spring to axle. Approximately 1939 vehicles were involved. Since 2015, 238's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Hino Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Hino 238
|2015-04-07||(Published by NHTSA on 2015-04-29)|
|Recall Summary:||Hino Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. (Hino) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 238, 258, 268, and 338 trucks manufactured January 5, 2015, to March 20, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the U-bolt that connects the suspension springs to the front axle may have been overtightened.|
|Hazard:||If the U-bolt was overtightened, the bolt may stretch resulting in it loosening or failing. Either result may cause a loss of steering ability, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.|
|Remedy:||The remedy for this recall is still under development. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Hino customer service at 1-248-699-9300.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.