May 7, 2021 NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V324000
Warped Axle Flange May Fracture Wheel Studs
Fractured studs may allow the wheel to detach, increasing the risk of crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V324000
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Potential Number of Units Affected 2,503
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2019 Transit T150, T250, T350 vehicles equipped with aluminum alloy wheels. The wheel mounting surface of the axle flange may be warped and cause the wheel studs to fracture.
Dealers will inspect and if necessary, replace the rear axle shaft assembly, axle shaft mounting bolts, and rear wheel lug nuts, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 21, 2021. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 21S21.