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e-Golf Sudden Shutdowns. How e-Xciting.

VW says about 5,500 e-Golf cars can suddenly shut down while driving. How e-Xciting.

The automaker says the diagnostics for the high-voltage battery management system is too sensitive and can falsely detect an electrical surge. The electric drive motor for the e-Golf will shut down unexpectedly if the system detects an electrical surge.

VW says they’ve already begun mailing out notices for the recall.

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