Fleet News

Daihatsu recall

DAIHATSU is recalling over 15,000 Hijet LCVs for a safety-related inspection and possible repair.

Owners will be contacted directly by the UK distributor and invited to visit their nearest dealer for an inspection and repair if necessary. There have been no reported accidents or injuries as a result of the defects.

This recall covers all Hijet 1.0 litre, 1.2, 1.3 and 4WD variants and could take two hours to remedy.

Daihatsu dealers will be asked to inspect the front hub and spindle assembly, following concerns over the long-term durability.

In the event that the initial inspection identifies possible future concerns, the entire front hub, spindle bearing and seals will be replaced free of charge.

Leave a comment for your chance to win £20 of John Lewis vouchers.

Every issue of Fleet News the editor picks his favourite comment from the past two weeks – get involved for your chance to appear in print and win!

Login to comment

Comments

No comments have been made yet.

Compare costs of your company cars

Looking to acquire new vehicles? Check how much they'll cost to run with our Car Running Cost calculator.

What is your BIK car tax liability?

The Fleet News car tax calculator lets you work out tax costs for both employer and employee