2018-2020 Ford F-150 and Super Duty Pickups: Recall Alert

2019 Ford F-150 Exterior

Manufacturer image

By Patrick Masterson

Vehicles Affected: Ford is recalling approximately 483,300 vehicles that include model-year 2018-20 F-150 pickup trucks and model-year 2019-20 Super Duty F-250 and F-350 pickups all equipped with manual front occupant seatback recliners

The Problem: The third pawl required for seatback strength may be missing, reducing the strength of the seat and not adequately restraining an occupant in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

The Fix: Dealers will inspect the seat structure. Ford said most vehicles are expected to pass the inspection and not require repair, but if a repair is required, the dealer will replace the seat structure for free.

What Owners Should Do: Ford did not immediately announce an owner-notification schedule. Owners can the automaker at 800-392-3673, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Ford F-150, Ford F-250, Ford F-350

More From PickupTrucks.com:

PickupTrucks.com's Editorial department is your source for automotive news and reviews. In line with PickupTrucks.com's long-standing ethics policy, editors and reviewers don't accept gifts or free trips from automakers. The Editorial department is independent of PickupTrucks.com's advertising, sales and sponsored content departments.

Comments



The comments to this entry are closed.