Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2020-23 Ford Escape; 2021-23 Ford Bronco Sport
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 521,746
Report Date: November 18, 2022
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2020-2023 Escape and 2021-2023 Bronco Sport vehicles equipped with 1.5L engines. A fuel injector may crack and leak fuel inside the engine compartment. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source such as hot engine or exhaust components, can increase the risk of a fire.
Solution: Dealers will update the engine control software to include fuel injector leak detection and install a drain tube, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 19, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 22S73.

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