Recently found this in USA Today:
The fuel tanks on that year model range of Ford F-150 pickup truck (1997 – 2001) can fall off due to rusting straps that are supposed to secure the gas tanks to the truck. If you or someone you know owns one of these trucks, stay watchful of the undercarriage and listen for the sound of something dragging underneath the vehicle. We’ll keep you posted on the latest developments in this potential recall of 1.4 million trucks. Stay safe.
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