troubleshooting Question

update left of hyphen

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Hello, I need some help with the following statement. I need to update the vehicle column to correct the company name that proceeds the hypen in that column.

Why doesn't this statement work?

update Vehicles
set (LEFT([Vehicle], CHARINDEX('-',[Vehicle] + '-') - 1)) = company
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