Bad Boy Buggies Recalls Recreational Off-Road Vehicles Due to Crash Hazard

Diminished braking ability with the Ambush, Instinct and Recoil model off-road vehicles can pose a crash hazard to consumers.

Recall date: September 25, 2014
Recall number: 14-281
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  • Bad Boy Buggies – Instinct Model Off -Road Vehicle

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    Bad Boy Buggies – Instinct Model Off -Road Vehicle

  • Serial number location on Bad Boy Buggies Off-Road Vehicle

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    Serial number location on Bad Boy Buggies Off-Road Vehicle

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Bad Boy Buggies Off-Road Vehicles

Hazard:

Incorrect parking brake adjustments and improperly bled brake lines can diminish a consumer’s braking ability, posing a crash hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Bad Boy Buggies toll-free at (855) 738-3711 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.badboybuggies.com and click on “Recall Information” at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 4,460

Description

This recall involves gas- and electric-powered, four-wheeled recreational vehicles manufactured by Bad Boy Buggies. The vehicles have bench seats for the driver and passenger, a cargo bed in the rear of the two-person model, and a rear-facing back seat in the four-person model. The recreational vehicles were sold in black, camouflage, green and red, and have 1¾ inch tubular steel exterior frames. The recalled off-road vehicles have serial numbers ranging from 8004970 through 8012901. Serial numbers are printed on a plate or label on the steering column. Brand and model names are printed on the side and front panels of the vehicle. Model names included in the recall are:

 

  • Ambush and Ambush iS
  • Instinct
  • Recoil and Recoil iS
Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact Bad Boy Buggies or an authorized dealer for a free repair.

Sold at

Bad Boy Buggies dealers nationwide from August 2012 through May 2014 for between $9,600 and $14,400.

Manufacturer

Bad Boy Buggies, of Augusta, Ga.

Manufactured in

United States

  • Bad Boy Buggies – Instinct Model Off -Road Vehicle

  • Serial number location on Bad Boy Buggies Off-Road Vehicle