Ford Motor Company is recalling about 16,000 model year 2018-20 F-250s & F-350s, model year 2018 F-150s, and model year 2019 Escapes sold in the U.S., Canada and Mexico with with Continental tires.
The tires may have been over-cured and may experience a framework break in the sidewall, with sudden air loss, or a belt edge separation that could lead to a partial or full tread/belt loss.
These conditions may increase the risk of a crash.
What to do
Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect tires and replace those that match the suspect tire list provided by Continental and also replace the corresponding tire on the opposite side of the axle. If a pair of tires is replaced, the new tires will be installed/moved to the rear axle.
The recall is expected to begin the week of March 29, 2021.
Owners may contact Ford customer service at (866) 436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 21S10.