India, June 12 -- Ford Motor Co. (F) Wednesday announced four safety recalls that affects more than 1.2 million vehicles, including Explorer and F-150. Three of the four recalls impacts US customers, with one only affecting Canada.

Ford recalled 2011-17 Ford Explorer vehicles to fix a rear suspension toe link fracture issue. A fracture of a rear toe link significantly diminishes steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

One customer reported hitting a curb when the toe link broke. Ford said it is not aware of any injury due to this problem. The recall affects about 1.2 million vehicles in the US and about 28,000 in Canada.

Ford said dealers will remove and replace left and right-hand rear suspension toe links with a new forged to...