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Old 12-31-19, 01:49 PM
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Cheap side by side

Has anyone bought one of the cheap Chinese side by side. Did you like it, how much was it. Looking one big enough for 2 adults
 
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Old 12-31-19, 03:36 PM
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I have several buddies that have a variety of side by side, I'm still thinking about one, all I ever heard are the name brands, Honda, Polaris, Can-Am, etc are bulletproof and that everything else is a knock off.

Nobody has had negative comments for off brands but nobody seems to own one. Guess it all comes down to reliability!

Personally have been looking at Hoda brands, have had motorcycles for 30 years with no issues!
 
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Old 12-31-19, 04:06 PM
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I used to see some Chinese knock off atvs you could buy new for less than. 3000. We will only be using them as basically a golf cart.
 
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Old 01-01-20, 12:53 PM
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Can't speak for that type of equipment since I never driven a motor cycle. BUT, if spending that kind of money and thinking of the typical use it will have, I would want something that is reliable with a good back ground from a name brand company that will most likely stand behind the product. Where you buy it from should be taken in consideration.
 
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Old 01-02-20, 05:17 AM
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I believe you would get reasonable service from knock off products but you really should check on what support you woud get in the future.
If there are no parts or service available you would need to decide if being disposable in a few years is practical.
 
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Old 01-28-20, 08:13 AM
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There are sections on the China Riders forum for China motorcycles, scooters and ATVs. They seem to be quite adequate, but a few common areas need some attention.
 
 

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