Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2020-2021 Ford F-Series vehicles over an issue with front windshields that are inadequately bonded to the body, which may increase the risk of vehicle occupant injury.
The defect: front windshields are inadequately bonded to the vehicle body structure.
The hazards: If the windshield is not properly bonded to the body, in the event of a crash, the windshield may not adequately stay in place, which may increase the risk of occupant injury.
Ford Motor Company is not aware of any accidents or injuries related to this condition.
Affected vehicles: 2021 Ford F-150 models produced at the Ford Dearborn Truck Plant from October 27th, 2020, to February 3rd, 2021 and 2020-21 Ford Super Duty vehicles built at the Ford Kentucky Truck Plant from October 13th, 2020, to January 23rd, 2021.
Number of vehicles affected: 87,350 vehicles with:
- 79,017 vehicles in the U.S. and federal territories
- 6,986 in Canada
- 1,347 in Mexico
The fix: Dealers will remove and reinstall the windshield using standard service procedures.
Owners should: wait for communications from Ford, which will begin the week of April 6.
- Ford Customer Service: 1-866-436-7332
- FoMoCo Recall Number: 20S73
- NHTSA Toll Free: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA (TTY): 1-800-424-9153
- NHTSA Website: www.safecar.gov