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Hino J08E-WU 6 cylinder, 7.7L turbo intercooled diesel
HP: 230 hp @ 2,500 rpm
Torque: 520 lb-ft. @ 1,500 rpm
Air Brakes option available
4” front bumper extension with 2 long tow hooks option available
Orange seat belt option available
Clean chassis design
A fully galvanized, insulated steel cab
Powder coated frames, to protect the frames from corrosion
Chrome bumper, grille and mirrors
Heated, remote control exterior mirrors
Large windshield, non-obstructive A-pillars
Vertical exhaust option available
Dual fuel tanks option available



Hino trucks are not only maneuverable, reliable and comfortable, they are as formidable as anything you can throw their way. The Hino 258 makes for a great tow truck, and a versatile one at that, with seven wheelbases to choose from. Whether you’re hauling oil-patch gear in Edmonton or doing a commercial landscaping job in downtown St. Boniface, Winnipeg, the Hino 258 comes with either hydraulic disc brakes or air brakes complete with anti-lock brakes (ABS). It can also be ordered with an optional Hendrickson rear air suspension for a smoother ride.

Hino 258
Standard Features
  • Air conditioning
  • Tilt & telescopic steering column with lock
  • Power windows
  • Power door locks with keyless entry
  • Power and heated outer rearview mirrors
  • Convex mirror (2)
  • Driver's seat ‐ high‐back seat with air suspension & arm rest
  • Passenger seat ‐ 2‐person high‐back bench seat
  • Cruise control
  • Exhaust brake
  • Glow plug cold weather starting aid
  • 1000W/120V engine block heater
dump truck
Heavy Lifting

A combination of the 230-hp J08-WU engine and Allison six-speed automatic transmission means the 258 delivers maximum power and efficiency, with torque maxing out at 520 lb.-ft. @ 1,500 rpm.

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Comfort Up Front

Drivers love the Hino 258’s full-featured cab that includes an air suspension driver’s seat, tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, cruise control and air conditioning.

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Clear Visibility

The superb visibility of the Hino conventional trucks is achieved by a large windshield, well positioned A-pillars and the cab hood slopes giving drivers a clear and unobstructed view of the road.

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Reduced Maintenance Costs

As part of Hino’s ongoing efforts to reduce owner maintenance costs, the Hino conventional trucks are built with oil lubricated front wheel bearings to reduce maintenance costs.

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Sounds Good

Make your driver’s day with a Hino standard Clarion AM/FM/CD stereo system with Bluetooth®, with optional navigation.  Hino has driver’s safety in mind.

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Smooth Turns

The turning radius of the Hino conventional truck is exceptional. The smooth maneuverability that is required for tow operators to get in and out of tight urban locations helps to get the job done quickly and safely.

Hino premium protection

The Hino Owner Advantage

Preventive Care

The Hino Preventive Care plan consists of the following items to protect your investment and enhance the longevity of your truck. 1 year scheduled maintenance, up to 50,000 kilometers. Complimentary engine oil changes and chassis lubrication services for years 2 and 3, up to 150,000 kilometers; (Engine Oil, Transmission Fluid*, Differential Fluid and Chassis Lubrication).

* Applies to cab over engine models only.

24/7 Roadside Assistance

HINOWATCH Roadside Assistance provides peace of mind driving since our customers know that assistance is only a toll-free phone call away. For the first 3 years of ownership, HINOWATCH protects your Hino truck with 24-hour roadside assistance at no extra charge. HINOWATCH covers the following: lockout service, out of fuel/DEF, battery jump-start and towing on warrantable repairs.

5 Year Warranty

Protecting your investment, Hino provides quality products backed by a comprehensive warranty!
COE Warranty Coverage
Hino's durable 5.1 litre J05E engine is covered by a 5-year / 320,000 km warranty.
Any remaining balance of Hino's warranty is fully transferable to the new owner if you sell your vehicle, adding to its resale value.


When you buy or lease a Hino truck, you’re not only investing in one of the world’s most efficient and reliable vehicles, you’re also getting a vast array of Canadian-based resources and the people to back it up.
HINOGENUINE Parts have been designed and tested to meet exacting quality control standards and provide the best value and performance for your Hino truck.

3 Year Parts Warranty

Hino offers 3 years, unlimited mileage warranty on all Hino replacement parts, installed at any Hino dealership across Canada. This new industry-leading warranty is another example of how we are dedicated to providing Hino Genuine Parts and committed to protecting your investment. A 1 year, unlimited mileage warranty applies for Hino parts sold over the counter.


"Found HINO superior in their performance, durability and lack of down time."

Load-N-Lift Disposal,
Colborne, ON
Hino 258
Quality - The Most Important Part
Available Customization
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Sirius Satellite Radio

SiriusXM features endless audio entertainment, with exclusive programming available in your Hino truck anytime and anywhere.

First Aid Kit
First Aid/ Fire Ext/ Safety Triangles

Hino safety kit which includes three reflector triangles in case of an incident or breakdown, stored in a secure plastic case. A 2.5-lb. ABC fire extinguisher (with mount) and a first aid kit secured in a hard cover case.

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Floor Mats (MDT)

Hino's floor mats are made of rubber synthetic composite which captures dirt, grit and gravel. Easy to remove for cleaning.

GPS Radio
GPS Radio

Hino's DVD Multimedia System with built-in navigation, 6-Inch Touch Panel Control, Bluetooth® connectivity, back up camera and Sirius Satellite radio compatible.

aluminum wheels
Aluminum Wheels

One-piece Aloca aluminum wheel's known for their strength, durability, and shine. Proprietary MagnaForce™ alloy technology helps shed even more weight on each wheel, without compromising its strength. The result, you can carry more cargo every time you are on the road.

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Aluminum Steps

Optional aluminum steps to match the design of the stainless steel package plus the step is designed to be corrosion resistant and self-cleaning.

locking fuel cap
Locking Fuel Cap

Keep your fuel safe from predatory fuel thieves. Each locking fuel cap includes locking mechanism and two keys. Also available for steel or aluminum Hino fuel tanks.

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Air Deflector (MDT)

Excellent cab-to-roof fit for maximum aerodynamic benefits. Provides excellent "billboard" location for promoting your business with your logo.

Back Up Camera
Back Up Camera

Reverse Camera fully compatible with Hino's multimedia system allows up to two camera connections. The camera offers 130 degree horizontal viewing angle mirror image, tilt and swivel mount included.

Locking DEF Cap
Locking DEF Cap

DEF tank can be locked for added security.

Window Vents
Window Ventilators

Tinted acrylic design to reduce glare for driver and passenger windows. Mounts easily and directly into the window channel for security and durability over the long haul.

Fuel Tank MDT
Dual Tank MDT

Additional fuel tanks for the long haul. ** Dual Tank (50X2, 90x1)

bug screen
Bug Screen/Winter Fronts

In the winter with temperatures averaging well below zero we have created an exceptionally good winter front to keep your vehicle protected from winters harsh temperatures.

Hino rim covers
Wheel Cover (MDT)

Mirror polished stainless steel wheel covers for long lasting beauty.

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MDT Air Suspension (Hendrickson)

The air suspension provides a smooth ride and superior comfort. Ideal for shock sensitive loads.

sun visor attached to truck
Sun Visor

Secure, convenient, attractive, and durable, the Hino sun visor includes 5 stealth LED lights and is composed in mirror-finish stainless steel.

front grill of truck
Hood Deflector

Provides maximum efficiency and appeal, while preventing bugs and road debris from hitting the windshield.

Built By Canadians,
For Canadians.
Produced in Woodstock, Ontario - Serviced across Canada.

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