Brake Defect Causes Recall for Bad Boy Buggies Off-Road Vehicles

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September 25, 2014

Bad Boy Buggies is recalling more than 4,400 off-road vehicles due to a brake defect.

In the affected models, incorrect parking brake adjustments and improperly bled brake lines can diminish the driver's braking ability.

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

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

The recall involves gas- and electric-powered, four-wheeled recreational vehicles including the Ambush and Ambush iS, Instinct, and the Recoil and Recoil iS. 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.

Serial numbers range from 8004970 through 8012901 and are printed on a plate or label on the steering column.

The vehicles were sold by Bad Boy Buggies dealers from August 2012 through May 2014 for between $9,600 and $14,400.

Bad Boy Buggies can be contacted by phone at (855) 738-3711.

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