Ford Super Duty recalled for steering column issue

2023 Ford Super Duty F-350 Lariat
2023 Ford Super Duty F-350 Lariat

Ford is recalling certain 2023 Super Duty trucks over a steering column issue that could lead to a crash.

Nineteen 2023 Super Duty F-250, F-350 and F-450 trucks, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, are being recalled because the steering column upper shaft bolts may be missing or improperly tightened, resulting in possible separation of the steering column.

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A disconnected steering column can result in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Dealers will inspect and tighten the steering column upper shaft coupler bolts, or install any missing bolts, as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed in May. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 23S22.

Owners may also contact NHTSA’s Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to Refer to NHTSA campaign number 23V344000.