Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E vehicles due to a safety issue with the subframe bolts, which may not have been tightened to the correct specification at the factory.
The defect: affected vehicles may have subframe bolts that a supplier did not tighten to Ford’s specification.
The hazards: the subframe could become detached from the main structure of the vehicle if the bolts become loose over time, increasing the risk of a crash.
Ford Motor Company is not aware of any accidents or injuries related to this condition.
Components: subframe bolts.
Affected vehicles: 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E vehicles built at the Ford Cuautitlan Assembly plant.
Number of vehicles affected: 1,348 vehicles with:
- 1,258 vehicles in the U.S.
- 90 vehicles in Canada
The fix: dealers will inspect the subframe bolts and tighten if necessary.
Owners should: wait for communications from Ford, which will begin the week of March 22nd.
- Ford Customer Service: 1-866-436-7332
- FoMoCo Recall Number: 21S09
- NHTSA Toll Free: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA (TTY): 1-800-424-9153
- NHTSA Website: www.safecar.gov