Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2022 Ford Super Duty F-250 and F-350 models over an issue with the air bag cover.
The defect: in affected vehicles, the strength of the driver-side air bag cover may be insufficient.
The hazards: in the event of a crash, the air bag cover may break apart and project fragments towards occupants, increasing the risk of injury.
Ford is not aware of any reports of accidents or injuries related to this condition.
Components: driver-side air bag cover.
Affected vehicles: select 2022 Ford Super Duty F-250 and F-350 trucks built at the Ford Kentucky Truck Plant.
Number of vehicles affected: 5 vehicles.
The fix: dealers will replace the driver-side air bag module, free of charge.
Owners should: wait for communications from Ford, which will begin January 17th, 2022. The Ford reference number for this recall is 21S49.
- Ford Customer Service: 1-866-436-7332
- FoMoCo Recall Number: 21S49
- NHTSA Toll-Free: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA (TTY): 1-800-424-9153
- NHTSA Website: www.safecar.gov
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