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Maruti Suzuki to proactively recall 134,885 units of WagonR and Baleno

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, July 15, 2020

Car manufacturers Maruti Suzuki India Limited today said that it had decided to voluntarily undertake a recall for WagonR (1 Litre) manufactured between November 15, 2018 and October 15, 2019 and Baleno (Petrol) manufactured between January 8, 2019 and November 4, 2019 for a possible issue with the fuel pump.

The recall will cover 134,885 vehicles of both these models, a press release from the company said.

"The company will inspect 56,663 units of WagonR and 78,222 units of Baleno for a possible issue with the fuel pump. Faulty part will be replaced, free of cost," the release said.

Owners of the suspected vehicles under this recall campaign will be contacted by Maruti Suzuki authorized dealers in due course of time, it said.

Customers of suspected vehicles can also visit the ‘Imp Customer Info’ section on the company websites (for WagonR) and (for Baleno) and fill in their vehicles chassis number (MA3 or MBH, followed by 14 digit alpha-numeric number) to check if their vehicle needs any attention and follow the instructions.

The chassis number is embossed on the vehicle ID plate and is also mentioned in the vehicle invoice/registration documents, the release added.