Safety Recall 22C23 | Improper Air Bag Deployment / FMVSS 208 | 2022 F-150

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During air bag deployment, the air bag cover my break and project fragments into the vehicle, or the air bag may deploy improperly, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

  • NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V684000
  • Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
  • Components AIR BAGS
  • Potential Number of Units Affected 74


Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2022 F-150 vehicles. The right-side instrument panel cover may have been manufactured incorrectly, which can cause the air bag to not deploy as intended. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.”


Dealers will replace the right-side instrument panel cover. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 17, 2022. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 22C23.


Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to

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