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  1. epoxyman

    Had to get it towed

    Here’s a update any help would be appreciated I had the truck towed into the Hino dealership and they ran a scan and cake back with this. Job 1 TOW IN, CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON Sales Qty UOM Item # Item Description UnitRate Per 290.00 0.00 0.00 4.00 29.00 45.00 368.00 UnitRate Per Extension...
  2. epoxyman

    Had to get it towed

    Hi guys My 2014 Hino went into limp mode a few days ago and had it towed to the dealership It’s got around 65,000 miles on it I got this email this morning The latest update on the Hino continued diagnostics on this unit and found the DEF doser has failed. We are working on an estimate to...
  3. epoxyman

    hino 195 DFE light

    Yea thanks for the information All my book says is when the DEF quality light comes on stop and drain the tank and refill with fresh DEF no talk about leaving the key on the run as it drains and refill. Once again thanks so much for the help Ron
  4. epoxyman

    hino 195 DFE light

    I did as you said I cut the truck onto run not starting it drained the DEF tank a light came on saying low DEF I then filled it back up with more DEF the low level light went out and I started it up and went for a 40 mile drive and it’s out of limp mode cause before I could not get over 30 mph...
  5. epoxyman

    hino 195 DFE light

    My book just said to drain and refill the DEF tank Did not say anything about leaving the key on.... I looked and reading it twice. I’ve got about 1 or so gallons in the tank now I bought a2 gallon can and filled it about 1/2 gallon and drained it then did it again hopefully it flushed the old...
  6. epoxyman

    hino 195 DFE light

    Ok thanks I guess I’ll have to get it towed up to my dealer it’s like 120 miles one way If the dealer has to clear the code how much will it cost a few hundred dollars or less ?
  7. epoxyman

    hino 195 DFE light

    Ok I got the tank drained and a new filter in it Filled it back up with about a gallon and a half of DEF I pulled the battery cables as I worked on it For a few hours it starts right up but still in limp mode with the dash light flashing any help would be a blessing Thanks Ron
  8. epoxyman

    hino 195 DFE light

    Hi guys I have a little 2014 Hino 195 with 65,400 miles on we use it in our flooring company The other day was coming back from Jacksonville to my shop and about the last 30 miles the DEF light came on so I look in my book says to drain the DEF tank. When I did stop to get fuel the truck went...
  9. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Thanks for the info back. Where is the best place to order these parts and do you have the part numbers handy for what I would need? I will keep a eye to see if it starts to leak I think I may try a diff dealer over by Orlando Fl. its about hour from me for the next service at I think 9,000...
  10. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Took my little 2014 195 Hino in today for its 1st service and now I just wish I took it to a diff dealer I made a time for it to be dropped off over a week ago and was told to be at the dealer at 7am. I left my house at 5am cause its over 100 miles one way got to the dealer and the guy could...
  11. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Thanks for the info I have a volt meter so I can use that to find the power I hope, They put in two switches one for the box light inside and one for the lift gate. Once again thanks. And like you said they are great little trucks. Ron.
  12. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Got my new little Hino last week its a great little truck. I moved all my tools from my other box truck into the Hino wow you can not even tell there is any weight in this thing at all. Lots of power and rides real nice to I think I made the right buy on this truck. Now the question I have is...
  13. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Good to hear I know ill be back hear asking a ton of stuff how this work and that work LOL. The sales guy told me he will go over the truck with me again befor we take it home. When I went to take it for a test drive and talk money he gave me like a 45 min walk around the truck telling me all...
  14. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Ok thanks for the info kind of sad they don't make much accessory for the little trucks. May have to find some sheets of floor mat stuff and make my own and for the fuel tank I may have to look more on the net to see what fits same with the DEF cap. looking forward to picking it up soon after...
  15. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Well after a long time looking I will be getting the little Hino 195 its a 2014 model new. I will be picking it up on Oct 6 after it gets back from Morgan truck body place. Getting a 20' box with a waltco 2500lb life gate installed. Hate to see my older box truck go but looking at a lot of...
  16. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Yea its a Hino dealer here in Fl. Thanks for the info I know a few weeks back I was running around 65 and a little Hino passed me and was gone so he was hitting at lest 75 + As far as the maintenance I will do the oil change / Fuel filter / Air filter. About how many miles till it will need a...
  17. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Good info in your post about the GM specs. After thinking about it I am going to wait about 4-6 months and pay more for the Hino. Its around 14,750 total more then the gas Isuzu but I think its worth it in the long run. I too like the diesel have a 2010 dodge 3500 Cummins and could not ask for...
  18. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Yea I have not test drove the Isuzu yet but I know its a V8 gas and on the site it says Engine GMPT L96 (Gen IV) V8 Vortec 6000 In my box truck now its a 08 Chevy with a V8 6.0 in it. The last thing I want is to spend this kind of money and be under powered. Live in FL. so driving in the...
  19. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Thanks for the info back very helpful. Have also been looking at the 2014 Isuzu npr box truck has a gas motor 16' box and life gate and its like $15,000 less then the Hino 195. I love the Hino drives great and has good power But its hard to pay that much diff in price. Well have to do some...
  20. epoxyman

    Big Truck I work on Hino trucks. I'll answer any questions I know the answers to.

    Hi guys new to this form. I am looking at a (new to me) 2014 195 Hino demo truck. It has around 3,500 miles on it and I can get a good price on it. But when I took it for a test drive with the salesman the Exhaust brake was not working or the light in the dash to tell me it was on. Is this...
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