New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India today announced that it will recall as many as 1,81,754 petrol units of the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Maruti Suzuki S-Cross and Maruti Suzuki XL6 to inspect a possible defect related to their motor generator unit. The recall pertains to the vehicles manufactured between May 4, 2018, and October 27, 2020.Also Read - Kia Sonet Crosses Sales Mark of 1 Lakh Units In Under A Year, Rivalry Deepens With Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon
Defected Part to be Replaced Free of Cost
According to Maruti Suzuki India, the defected motor generator unit of the recalled vehicles will be replaced free of cost. The owners of the affected vehicles will receive a communication from Maruti Suzuki’s authorised workshops. The automaker will start replacing the defected part from the first week of November 2021. Also Read - Mahindra Thar To Kia Sonet: 10 Cars With Most Waiting Period
Maruti Suzuki India has requested the affected owners to avoid driving their vehicles in waterlogged areas till the time the defected motor generator unit is replaced. They have also been cautioned against spraying water directly on the electrical/electronic parts of the vehicles. Also Read - Top 5 Selling Compact SUVs In August 2021: Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza At Top, Tata Nexon Beats Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet, Mahindra XUV300
In an official statement, the automaker said that the customers of the suspected vehicles can visit the ‘Imp Customer Info’ section on its websites and fill their vehicle’s chassis number to check if it needs any attention.