Safety Recall 22S53 | Damaged Driveshaft May Fracture | 2021-2022 F-150

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A fractured driveshaft can cause a loss of drive power, or a loss of vehicle control if the driveshaft contacts the ground. Additionally, unintended movement could occur while parked if the parking brake is not engaged. Any of these scenarios increases the risk of a crash.

  • NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V623000
  • Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
  • Components POWER TRAIN, STRUCTURE
  • Potential Number of Units Affected 58,203

Summary

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2021-2022 F-150 vehicles. Underbody heat and noise insulators may loosen and contact the aluminum driveshaft, which could damage the driveshaft and cause it to fracture.

Remedy

Dealers will inspect and repair the driveshaft, as necessary, and properly attach the underbody insulators. Owner notification letters were mailed September 1, 2022. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 22S53.

Notes

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 www.nhtsa.gov.

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