WASHINGTON D.C. – April 14, 2022 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –
Acrimoto Recall –
A disabled charging system may result in the driver unknowingly operating the vehicle in an uncharged state, resulting in a stall and increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V223000
Manufacturer: Arcimoto Inc
Components: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 516
|ARCIMOTO||DELIVERATOR||2020 – 2022|
|ARCIMOTO||FUV||2019 – 2022|
|ARCIMOTO||RAPID RESPONDER||2021 – 2022|
|ARCIMOTO||ROADSTER||2020 – 2022|
Summary: Arcimoto, Inc. (Arcimoto) is recalling certain 2019-2022 FUV, 2021-2022 Rapid Responder, 2020-2022 Deliverator, and Roadster motorcycles. When the battery is at freezing temperatures, the vehicle control unit may inadvertently disable vehicle charging from a power outlet.
Remedy: Dealers will update the firmware, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed May 9, 2022. 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.nhtsa.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration