An improperly tightened fuel line connection may result in a fuel leak, increasing the risk of fire.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V685000
Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 69
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2022 Explorer and Ranger vehicles equipped with 2.3L engines. The fuel line may be loose due to improper tightening of the fuel line connection.
Ford will inspect and replace the fuel line assembly, if needed, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 3, 2022. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 22S60.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.