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Ford F-150 recalls extended wiper motors with 450,000 more trucks



In March of this year, Ford recalls F-150 in 2021 for the windshield wiper motor is faulty. Supplier production problems force 157,036 pickups to return seller Replace the motors as they can burn out and stop working within a few months. Citation material “Damage to the circuit board due to high transient voltage spikes and poor quality wiper motor electrical connections” and erratic wiper operation may precede failure. March recall affected truck were manufactured at the Dearborn Truck Plant from January 8, 2020 to March 22, 2021, and the trucks were manufactured at the Kansas City Assembly Plant from February 12, 2020 to March 22, 2020. Looks like all the trucks at risk didn’t get flagged in that action, so Ford starts a new recall for the same problem. this time F-150 vehicle count is 453,650 trucks from the 2021 and 2022 model years, but it to exclude, to expel The trucks were built at the Dearborn Truck Factory between May 3, 2021 and September 10. During the time these trucks were built, the Dearborn factory was supplied with a wiper motor design. new.

by Ford the internal reference for the March recall is 22S12; The automaker’s number for the new recall is 22S71. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332 with questions. The car manufacturer said NHTSA they will begin sending letters to owners of potentially affected trucks as of January 3, 2023. The company said it is not aware of any injuries or crashes related to the issue. this issue and they believe that only 1% of the total population could be affected.

Have Another recall in April this year covers 650,000 vehiclesinclude some 2020 and Ford F-150 2021 model, for an unrelated problem with their windshield wipers.

Owners can get more information by visiting National Highway Traffic Administration recall site and enter the VIN or call the NHTSA Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 and mention campaign number 22V842.

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