Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2022-2023 Ford F-150 Lightning pickups over microcracks in the rear lightbar.
The defect: in affected vehicles, the rear lightbar may have microcracks in the outer lens.
The hazards: a rear lightbar with microcracks may allow moisture to accumulate inside the lens, which can result in inoperative or flickering reverse lights.
Ford is not aware of any reports of accident or injury related to this issue.
Components: rear lightbar
Affected vehicles: select 2022-2023 Ford F-150 Lightning Lariat and Platinum pickups produced at the Rogue Electric Vehicle Center from October 14th, 2021 and March 28th, 2023.
Number of vehicles affected: 16,375
The fix: Ford will replace the rear lightbar, free of charge.
Owners should: wait for communications from Ford, which will be begin on June 13th, 2023. The Ford reference number for this recall is 23S30.
- Ford Customer Service: 1-866-436-7332
- FoMoCo Recall Number: 23S30
- NHTSA Toll-Free: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA (TTY): 1-800-424-9153
- NHTSA Website: www.nhtsa.gov
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