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Ford recalls 2,503 Transit T150, T250, T350 vehicles over distorted axle flange

*The wheel mounting surface of the axle flange may be warped

Emmanuel Akosile | ConsumerConnect

Ford Motor Company is recalling 2,503 model year 2019 Transit T150, T250 and T350 vehicles with aluminum alloy wheels.

The company said that the wheel mounting surface of the axle flange may be warped and cause the wheel studs to fracture.

Fractured studs may allow the wheel to detach, increasing the risk of crash, noted Ford Motor Company.

In regard to remedying the condition, 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.

Affected vehicle owners may contact Ford Customer Service on (866) 436-7332, and Ford’s number for this recall is 21S21.

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