U-Joint May Fail and Front Driveshaft may Detach – 2013-2018 Isuzu Reach

February 21, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V098000

U-Joint May Fail and Front Driveshaft may Detach

If the front driveshaft detaches from the vehicle, drive power will be lost, increasing the risk of a crash. The detached driveshaft may also create a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash for following traffic.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V098

Manufacturer XL Hybrids INC

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 94

 

Summary

XL Hybrids Inc. (XL) is recalling certain 2013-2018 Isuzu Reach vehicles modified to be equipped with XL’s electric hybrid system. The cardan (universal) joint on the front driveshaft may fail, possibly causing the front driveshaft to detach.

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Rear Wheel/Axle Assembly may Partially Separate – 2011-2017 Isuzu Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V191
Manufacturer Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc.
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 97,000

 

Rear Wheel/Axle Assembly may Partially Separate

The loose bolts can allow the wheel assembly to move outward from the axle housing, affecting the control of the vehicle and reducing braking performance, thereby increasing a risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc. (Isuzu) is recalling certain 2011-2016 NPR, 2011-2017 NPR-HD, NQR, NRR, 2015-2017 NPR-XD, 2012-2016 Reach, NPR Gas and NPR-HD Gas incomplete trucks.

The left rear wheel bearing hub locking bolts may not have been properly tightened during assembly.

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