Ford Motor Company, Xos, Inc., and Hino Motors Sales U.S.A., Inc. recently announced vehicle recalls for a variety of safety-related reasons.
- Ford is recalling approximately 18,808 2017-2018 F-Super Duty F-250, F-350, and F-450 4x4 vehicles. A radial damper inside the driveshaft may move out of position over time, which can cause a driveshaft imbalance and result in a fracture. Dealers will replace the driveshaft, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on January 9, 2023.
- Xos is recalling approximately 260 2021 RM01, SA01, and 2021-2022 SV05 vehicles. The brake lines may be the incorrect length and incorrectly routed, which can result in a brake fluid leak. Dealers will replace the brake lines, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on December 14, 2022.
- Hino is recalling approximately 970 2022-2023 NE7A, NJ7A, NJ7B, and NV7A vehicles equipped with a 50-gallon fuel tank. The fuel pickup tube may contact the bottom of the tank, restricting the uptake of fuel to the engine. Dealers will replace the fuel tube, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on February 3, 2023.