FORD F-550 SD 2017: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

Make : FORD Model : F-550 SD Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-02-16 - 2017-02-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V212000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-05-18 Date Received by ODI: 2017-03-27 Date Added to Database: 2017-03-29
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 17S08
Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 509
Summary:
      Ford Motor Company "Ford" is recalling certain 2017 Ford F-450 and F-550 Superduty vehicles. Operating the vehicle at highway speeds may cause the driveline to vibrate and fracture the driveline components or the transmission.
Consequence:
      If the driveline or transmission fractures, the vehicle may lose motive power, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driveshaft and two center bearing brackets, free of charge. The recall began May 18, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford recall number 17S08.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      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.safercar.gov.