NHTSA October 2017 Vehicle Recalls: 41 MTD [US]


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Tuesday, October 17, 2017, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of 41 vehicle, tire, accessory or other related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the 41 recalls the NHTSA has announced this October comes news of the following:

Hino Motor Sales USA, Inc. (“Hino”) has recalled an estimated 3,224 model year 2011-2012 NE8J, NJ8J, and NV8J Trucks. The engines in the recalled Trucks have a wrist pin bushings in the connecting rods that may shift and cause excessive cylinder wear.

According to the NHTSA, excessive wear of the cylinders can result in engine failure, increasing the risk of a crash.

What to do next? 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.

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V607000
Recalls Direct RIN: 9326-2017
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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