Ford recalls 53,000 F-250 pickup trucks that can roll while parked

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DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford is recalling 53,000 F-250 pickups because a defect allows them to roll away even when parked, according to the Associated Press.

The recall affects 2017 F-250s. Drivers should use the parking brake to make sure the pickups don’t move when they are parked.

Ford will replace the defective part at no cost to owners. It will notify owners once the new parts are available.

The trucks under the recall have 6.2-liter engines. Ford said it isn’t aware of any accidents or injuries because of the problem.