Ford recalls 870,000 model year 2021-2023 F-150 pickup trucks

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The electric parking brake may activate unexpectedly

Ford Motor Company is recalling 870,701 model year 2021-2023 F-150 pickup trucks with a single exhaust system.

Contact with the rear axle housing may damage the wiring harness, causing the electric parking brake to activate unexpectedly.

Unexpected activation of the electric parking brake while the vehicle is being driven increases the risk of a crash.

What to do

Dealers will install a protective tie strap, tape wrap, and replace the harness -- as necessary -- free of charge.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed September 11, 2023.

Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 23S35.

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