Hino Motor Sales Australia Pty Ltd—Hino 300 Series vehicles—Brake Fluid Level Warning Light Wire Harness

Identifying features

Model Number: XKU418R-HKFQBQ.
Chassis Number and Range: 0001002 → K001048. (Not all vehicles in the range were sold in Australia)
Campaign number: A6800.
Target number: 65

What are the defects?

In the subject vehicle, the brake fluid low level warning light ('Visible Indicator' in ADR35/02 S4.2) does not illuminate when the brake fluid level is below the minimum line in the reservoir tank. This condition is not compliant with ADR35/02 S.4.2.1.
The brake fluid low level warning light circuit is fitted to the subject vehicle, however, it is connected incorrectly at the instrument cluster connection.

What are the hazards?

Vehicle malfunction

What should consumers do?

Hino Motor Sales Australia Pty Ltd will write to owners of all affected vehicles.

Supplier
Hino Motor Sales Australia Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

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