1.3 Lakh Baleno, Wagon R Recalled By Maruti Suzuki Due To This Reason; Check Online If Your Car Is Affected
The largest car manufacturer of India, Maruti Suzuki has announced that it will be recalling the WagonR and Baleno cars that might have a fault with the fuel pump.
This campaign has been described as voluntary by the leading car manufacturer.
Find out how you can check if your car has a faulty pump and will be recalled or not right here!
Maruti Suzuki Announces Recalling Campaign Of WagonR And Baleno For Replacing Faulty Pumps
Maruti Suzuki India Limited has announced that they will be voluntarily recalling the WagonR (1 litre) units that were manufactured between November 15th, 2018 and October 15th, 2019. In addition to this, the Baleno (Petrol) units that were manufactured between January 8th, 2019 and November 4th, 2019 will be recalled too.
This recall will include 134,885 vehicles of both the Baleno and WagonR models.
Maruti Suzuki will be inspecting about 56,663 units of WagonR and 78,222 units of Baleno to check for an issue that might be there with the fuel pump. As per reports, the faulty part will be replaced free of cost.
Maruti Suzuki said, “The company will inspect 56,663 units of WagonR and 78,222 units of Baleno for a possible issue with the fuel pump. The faulty part will be replaced, free of cost.”
How To Check If Your Car Has A Faulty Pump: All You Need To Know
The company has announced that under this recall campaign, authorized dealers of the car will be contacting the owners of suspected vehicles.
However, you can check if your car will be recalled or not by yourself. If you suspect that your car’s pump is faulty, you can visit the official website of Maruti Suzuki, www.marutisuzuki.com, and go to the ‘Imp Customer Info’ section. However, this is for WagonR models.
For the Baleno unit, you can visit www.nexaexperience.com, where you will be required to input the chassis number of your vehicle (MA3 or MBH, followed by 14-digit alpha-numeric number). You can find the chassis number embossed on the vehicle ID plate. It is also mentioned in the vehicle invoice/registration documents.