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Ford Expedition, Lincoln Navigator Recalled Over Wiper Arm Failure Issue

Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2020-2021 Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator vehicles over defective wiper arms. This recall also affects select 2020-2021 Ford F-150 models and 2020-2022 Ford Super Duty F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 vehicles.

The defect: the windshield wiper arms may break, causing the windshield wipers to fail.

The hazards: inoperative windshield wipers can reduce visibility in certain driving conditions, increasing the risk of a crash.

Ford Motor Company is not aware of any accidents or injuries related to this condition.

Components: windshield wiper arms.

Affected vehicles: select 2020-2021 Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator models produced from August 1st, 2020, to October 20th, 2021.

Number of vehicles affected: 114,923 vehicles

The fix: dealers will replace both front windshield wiper arms, free of charge.

Owners should: wait for communications from Ford, which will begin the week of May 23rd, 2022. The Ford reference number for this recall is 22S26.


  • 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:

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  1. crabbymilton

    Are they building the mechanism out of cardboard now? SHEESH.


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