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Harley-Davidson recalls model year 2020 LiveWire motorcycles

The motorcycle may suffer an unexpected loss of propulsion

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Harley-Davidson Motor Company is recalling 1,012 model year 2020 LiveWire (ELW) motorcycles.

The electric vehicle powertrain may unexpectedly shut down and not restart, due to a software issue in the Onboard Charging (OBC) system.

An unexpected loss of propulsion without the ability to restart may increase the risk of a crash.

What to do

Harley-Davidson will notify owners, and dealers will update the OBC software free of charge.

The recall was expected to begin October 19, 2020.

Owners may contact Harley-Davidson customer service at (800) 258-2464. Harley-Davidson's number for this recall is 0176.

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