Hino Motor Sales Australia — Hino 300 Series Trucks MY2018

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The rear axle housing may have been assembled with an inclined flange and stress may be applied to the axle shafts and/or the hub bearings, resulting in failure.

What are the hazards?

If stress is applied to the axle shafts and/or the hub bearings suffer a failure, the vehicle may not operate and could potentially cause an accident and serious injury to vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail and advised to contact their local Hino dealer to arrange inspection and replacement of rear axle housing where required, free of charge.

Owners can contact Hino on 1300 014 466 or find their local Hino dealership at https://www.hino.com.au/dealer/

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Hino Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 16 March 2018 - 31 May 2018

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category