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Question Does unlocking the phone remove the OTA kit kat Upgrade?

i just got the phone and upgraded OTA to kit kat. Now i want to unlock the bootloader. Would unlocking the bootloader remove kit kat and put the phone back to the default 4.3 OS?
 
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i just got the phone and upgraded OTA to kit kat. Now i want to unlock the bootloader. Would unlocking the bootloader remove kit kat and put the phone back to the default 4.3 OS?
From what I understand yes you will lose KitKat as bootloader unlocking wipes the data from your device.

To remedy this you need to create a back up, or start afresh and reinstall KitKat.
 
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Unlocking the BL usualy only wipes all user data and not sytem data, can`t imagine it works different on the Moto G.
USE Search: /this thread /all threads/Google before posting your question, you`re most likely not the first one having this issue
 
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Unlocking your bootloader will not restore the phone to 4.3, it will remain on Kit Kat. You will however loose all user data such as apps, texts, contacts etc.
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