A loose steering knuckle fastener could separate, causing a loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.

Rivian Automotive, LLC is recalling 12,212 (R1T, R1S, and EDV) vehicles because the fastener connecting the front upper control arm and steering knuckle may have been improperly tightened.

Remedy

Dealers will inspect and, as necessary, tighten the steering knuckle fastener, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on November 24, 2022. Owners may contact Rivian customer service at 1-888-748-4261. Rivian’s number for this recall is FSAM 997.

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.nhtsa.gov.

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