Ford issues recall, safety alert on best-selling 2019-20 F-150, Super Duty and MKX

Ford Motor Co. has issued a recall for select 2019-20 F-150 pickup trucks that have an “improperly secured” part that may hinder braking, steering assist, instrument panel displays or cause the engine to stall or catch fire.

The F-150 recall issued Thursday affecting 168,055 vehicles in North America is one of three alerts from the company. The F-150 is the longtime best-selling vehicle in the United States.