CUB CADET RECALLS ITS 4WD 2016 CHALLENGER UTILITY VEHICLES
Jul. 17, 2017
Source: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Name of product: Cub Cadet 2016 Challenger utility vehicles
Hazard: Air in the brake system can cause brake failure, posing a crash hazard to the user or bystander.
Description: This recall involves four-wheel drive Cub Cadet 2016 Challenger utility vehicles. Model numbers included in the recall are: CX500 (37AW7CKD010, 37AW7CKD710, 37AW7CLD010, 37AW7CLD710, 37AW7CMD710, 37AW7CND710); CX700 (37AX7CKD010, 37AX7CKD710, 37AX7CLD010, 37AX7CLD710, 37AX7CMD710, 37AX7CND710); and CX750 Crew (37AY8CKD710, 37AY8CLD710, 37AY8CMD710, 37AY8CND710). The utility vehicles were sold in yellow, red, blue and camouflage. The recalled vehicles were manufactured between March 2016 through November 2016. A label located under the driver's seat lists the model number and the month and year of manufacture.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact an authorized Cub Cadet dealer or Cub Cadet customer service to arrange for a free repair.
Incidents/Injuries: Cub Cadet has received 80 reports of brake failure. No injuries have been reported.
Sold At: Independent Cub Cadet dealers nationwide from March 2016 through May 2017 for between $8,500 to $9,500.