Arcimoto recalled 252 model year 2019-2021 FUVs, model year 2020-2021 Deliverators & Roadsters and model year 2021 Rapid Responders due to potential safety risk.
The inverter’s firmware may allow the vehicle’s battery to shutdown without warning.
Opening the main contactor may cause a battery shutdown and loss of motive power, increasing the risk of a crash.
Arcimoto will notify owners, while dealers will update the firmware, free of charge.
There have been no reported incidents to date.