Mitsubishi Fuso Fe640 Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Fe640 vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2008-05-19 due to a problem with the automatic transmission. Approximately 15549 vehicles were involved. Since 1996, Fe640's have experienced approximately 7 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the engine and engine cooling, floor shift, linkage and cable. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Mitsubishi Fuso 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 Mitsubishi Fuso Fe640
|2007-03-26||(Published by NHTSA on 2007-03-26)|
|Recall Summary:||ON CERTAIN TRUCKS, THE CYLINDER HEAD IDLER GEAR BUSHING MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY MACHINED, CAUSING EXCESSIVE STRESS ON THE CYLINDER HEAD IDLER GEAR SHAFT. CONTINUED OPERATING IN THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE THE IDLER GEAR SHAFT FLANGE TO BREAK AND GENERATE ABNORMAL ENGINE NOISE OR ENGINE OIL LEAKS.|
|Hazard:||THE ENGINE COULD STALL AND WOULD NOT RESTART INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.|
|Remedy:||ON VEHICLES WITH LESS THAN 15,000 MILES, IF THE IDLER GEAR AND BUSHING ASSEMBLY, IDLER GEAR SHAFT AND BOLT WILL BE REPLACED. IF THE MILEAGE IS MORE THAN 15,000 MILES, THE INSIDE DIAMETER OF THE IDLER GEAR BUSHING WILL BE MEASURED AND IF THE BUSHING MEASURES MORE THAN 32.043MM (1.262"), THE IDLER GEAR AND BUSHING ASSEMBLY, IDLER GEAR SHAFT AND BOLT WILL BE REPLACED. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 13, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MITSUBISHI FUSO AT 1-856-467-4500.|
|Additional Info:||MITSUBISHI FUSO RECALL NO. C1002210.CUSTOMERS MAY 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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