Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2021-2022 Ford Bronco models over a side impact sensor issue.
The defect: in affected vehicles, the right or left side impact sensors may not be properly secured to the vehicle.
The hazards: an improperly secured side impact sensor may cause the air bags to unintentionally deploy, or not to deploy as intended, increasing the risk of injury in a crash.
Ford is not aware of any accidents or injuries related to this issue.
Components: side impact sensor attachments
Affected vehicles: select 2021-2022 Ford Bronco models produced at the Michigan Assembly plant from February 19th, 2021, to September 16th, 2021.
Number of vehicles affected: 1,226
The fix: dealers will inspect the side impact sensor attachments and repair, as necessary, free of charge.
Owners should: wait for communications from Ford, which will begin on January 23rd, 2023. The Ford reference number for this recall is 22S77.
- 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