A serious issue with the Ford F-150 Lightning affects a number of other electric cars. 

A recall of the electric pickup vehicle was just announced.

Although there was a limited recall of F-150 Lightning models, the necessity for repairs remains

The widespread F-150 Lightning issue might be disastrous for well-known electric cars

You may be wondering what the Hyundai Ioniq 5 and Ford F-150 Lightning might possibly have in common

Well, in addition to the fact that they are both undoubtedly electric cars,

they share a component. Sk On provides the batteries for the Hyundai Ioniq 5, Kia EV6

, Ford F-150 Lightning, and a number of other well-known electric cars.

One of the biggest battery manufacturers in the world is SK On. CNBC reports that a total of eighteen

 vehicles were recalled due to potential fire hazards stemming from defective battery cells.

 Given that SK On batteries are used by so many other manufacturers, 

this is worrying news for the electric vehicle community.