The 2021 Aviator SUV has been recalled to fix or replace steering knuckles that can fracture due to defects during manufacturing. If the steering knuckle fails you won't get very far considering it's what essentially holds the front wheels in place. The knuckle is a chunky piece of metal that is the critical connection between the steering and suspension systems.
Without it, you can't turn so it's pretty darn important.
Lincoln expects to send out recall notices to roughly 700 owners this month. You can also call 866-436-7332 and ask about campaign number 20S69.
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