Hino Motor Sales Australia—RN8J and RK8J Hino Buses
What are the defects?
The bracket fixing the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) pipe to the engine may break if the engine is frequently run at high speeds. If the vehicle is continued to be used without repairing, the EGR pipe could then crack and cause an exhaust gas leak.
What are the hazards?
In the worst case scenario, the intake hose may melt partially, resulting in engine power loss.
What should consumers do?
Return their vehicle to an authorised Hino dealer for repair.
Authorised Hino Dealers
Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.