HINO FF2J 1999: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK

Make : HINO Model : FF2J Year : 1999
Build Dates : 1997-10-30 - 1999-01-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 00V192000
Date Owner's Notified: 2000-08-09 Date Received by ODI: 2000-07-27 Date Added to Database: 2000-07-31
Manufacturers Involved: HINO DIESEL TRUCKS(USA)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1848
Summary:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MEDIUM DUTY TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM "ABS" AND AIR OVER HYDRAULIC BRAKE ACTUATION. THE ABS COMPUTER UNIT IS FAULTY WHICH COULD INCREASE BRAKING DISTANCES.
Consequence:
      INCREASED BRAKING DISTANCES CAN INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
      DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ABS COMPUTER CONTROLLER UNIT.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN AUGUST 9, 2000. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT HINO DIESEL AT 1-845-365-1400. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT '1-888-327-4236'.