Hino Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. is recalling certain 2013-2017 XFC710L, XFC720L, XFC730L, and XFC740L vehicles. The clutch drum spline of the front module of the Hybrid Vehicle (HV) motor may wear out.
If the clutch drum spline wears out, the vehicle will lose the ability to move under its own power, increasing the risk of a crash.
The Manufacturer will notify owners, and dealers will replace the clutch drum spline with one that has increased wear resistance, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Hino customer service at 1-248-699-9300.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
MANUFACTURER RECALL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PDF: RCAK-17V201-8424
SAFETY DEFECT PART 573 NON-COMPLIANCE NOTICE: RCLRPT-17V201-4156
Report Receipt Date: MAR 23, 2017
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V201000
Component(s): HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM , POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,831
- HINO XFC 2013-2017