Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2015-2017 Ford Mustang models over a rear camera wiring issue. As Ford Authority reported last October, this same issue recently prompted the filing of a class-action lawsuit.
The defect: in affected vehicles, the rearview camera wiring may be loose or damaged, which can result in a blank or distorted image.
The hazards: a rearview camera that displays a blank or distorted image can reduce the driver’s rear view, increasing the risk of a crash.
Ford is not aware of any accidents or injuries related to this issue.
Components: rearview camera wiring.
Affected vehicles: select 2015-2017 Ford Mustang models produced at the Ford Flat Rock Assembly Plant from February 22nd, 2014, through October 2nd, 2017.
Number of vehicles affected: 330,784 vehicles.
The fix: dealers will inspect and repair the decklid wiring harness and/or replace the rearview camera, as necessary, free of charge.
Owners should: wait for communications from Ford, which will begin on March 7th, 2022. The Ford reference number for this recall is 22S06.
- Ford Customer Service: 1-866-436-7332
- FoMoCo Recall Number: 21C24
- NHTSA Toll-Free: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA (TTY): 1-800-424-9153
- NHTSA Website: www.safecar.gov