Ford recalls nearly 1.5 million F-150s


U.S. (WIAT) — Ford is recalling nearly 1.5 million of its best-selling F-150 pickup trucks, mostly in the United States.

The recall covers the 2011 to 2013 model years. Ford says the transmission can suddenly downshifted into first gear. It has received five reports of accidents, and only one whiplash injury possilbly related to the problem. 

Dealers will do a software update to fix the problem. 

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