WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 11, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
Arcimoto Recall –
The inverters may apply unequal torque after a failure mode is detected, causing over steer and increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V307000
Manufacturer: Arcimoto Inc
Components: STEERING, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 261
|ARCIMOTO||FUV||2019 – 2021|
|ARCIMOTO||ROADSTER||2020 – 2021|
Summary: Arcimoto Inc (Arcimoto) is recalling certain 2019-2021 FUV, 2020 Deliverator, 2020-2021 Roadster, and 2021 Rapid Responder motorcycles. The Steering Angle Sensor (SAS) may have been incorrectly calibrated, causing the SAS to fail to or incorrectly detect a fault.
Remedy: A service technician will update the firmware and replace the idler arm, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed May 20, 2021. Owners may contact Arcimoto customer service at 1-541-683-6293.
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration