Maruti Suzuki announced it would recall some petrol variants from Ciaz, Ertiga, Vitara Brezza, S-Cross and XL6 to inspect for “possible defects”. A total of 181,754 units produced between May 4 and October 27, 2020 will be recalled by Maruti Suzuki as part of the safety drill. The process of replacing defective parts starts from the first week of November.
“In the interest of customers, Maruti Suzuki has decided to voluntarily recall the affected vehicles for inspection/replacement of the motor generator unit, at no cost. Affected vehicle owners would receive notice from Maruti Suzuki authorized workshops,” Maruti Suzuki said in a regulatory statement. deposit with the exchanges.
Meanwhile, Maruti Suzuki has asked the concerned vehicle owners not to drive in areas with water and to avoid direct water spray on electrical and electronic parts in these vehicles.
Maruti Suzuki authorized workshops will contact the affected vehicle owners and the vehicles will be inspected by the Motor Generator Unit once they are brought in. If defects are found, the cars will be replaced free of charge.
Alternatively, the customers of such vehicles can visit the ‘Imp Customer Info’ section at www.marutisuzuki.com (for Ertiga and Vitara Brezza) or www.nexaexperience.com (for Ciaz, XL6 and S-Cross) and provide their chassis number from the vehicle (MA3, followed by 14 digit alphanumeric number) to check if their vehicles need attention.
Maruti Suzuki shares ended 1 percent higher on the BSE in a strong market.