Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls


2017-18 Ford F-250, F-350, F450
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 18,808
Report Date: November 29, 2022
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017-2018 F-Super Duty F-250, F-350, and F-450 4×4 vehicles. A radial damper inside the driveshaft may move out of position over time, which can cause a driveshaft imbalance and result in a fracture. A fractured driveshaft can cause a loss of drive power. Additionally, a vehicle rollaway could occur while parked if the parking brake is not engaged. Either of these scenarios increases the risk of a crash.
Solution: Dealers will replace the driveshaft, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 9, 2023.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 22S74.

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