Hino Nj8j Recalls
There have been 8 recalls on Nj8j vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2017-09-29 and published by the NHTSA on 2017-10-14, was due to a problem with the diesel. Approximately 3224 vehicles were involved. Since 2004, Nj8j's have experienced approximately 18 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the hinge and attachments, cables, axle assembly, automatic transmission and exhaust system. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Hino Nj8j
|2017-09-29||(Published by NHTSA on 2017-10-14)|
|Recall Summary:||Hino Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. (Hino) is recalling certain 2011-2012 NE8J, NJ8J, and NV8J trucks. The engines have a wrist pin bushings in the connecting rods that may shift and cause excessive cylinder wear.|
|Hazard:||Excessive wear of the cylinders can result in engine failure, increasing the risk of a crash.|
|Remedy:||The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin around November 30, 2017. Owners may contact Hino customer service at 1-248-699-9300. Hino's number for this recall is AA860.|
|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.|
|2012-12-04||(Published by NHTSA on 2012-12-04)|
|Recall Summary:||Hino is recalling certain model year 2005 through 2013 medium duty trucks, models NA6J, NB6J, NC6J, ND8J, NE8J, NJ8J, NF8J, and NV8J, manufactured from August 18, 2003, through November 16, 2011. Over time, the main B+ circuit from the battery to the starter could potentially short to ground due to wear that accumulates as a result of interference between the B+ circuit and its convoluted tubing sheath.|
|Hazard:||If the B+ circuit shorts to ground, it may lead to a fire.|
|Remedy:||Hino will notify owners, and dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. The recall began on January 17, 2013. Owners may contact Hino at 1-248-699-9390.|
|Additional Info:||Hino's recall campaign number is A8310.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.|
|2011-11-09||(Published by NHTSA on 2011-11-09)|
|Recall Summary:||HINO IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL 2012 ND8J, NE8J, NJ8J, AND NV8J COMMERCIAL TRUCKS MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 25, 2011, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 16, 2011. DURING ASSEMBLY, THE WHEEL-END RETAINER ON THE FRONT OR REAR AXLE MAY HAVE BEEN INSTALLED INCORRECTLY.|
|Hazard:||THE WHEEL-HUB AND AXLE SHAFT CAN SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A CRASH.|
|Remedy:||HINO WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FRONT AXLE ASSEMBLIES AND, IF THE AXLE IS FOUND TO BE INCORRECTLY ASSEMBLED, DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WHEEL END RETAINING HARDWARE FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 19, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT HINO AT 1-248-699-9390.|
|Additional Info:||OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .|
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