After Toyota, the Indian car manufacturer, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. has announced another car recall.Automaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. is to recall more than 103,000 cars for faulty fuel caps.
The Models that will be recalled are Ertiga, Swift and Swift Dzire vehicles in order to replace fuel caps that are faulty. According to the officials of Maruti Suzuki car recall , these faulty fuel caps could also cause fuel leaks in extreme cases.
The statement mentioned that there are chances that there may be fuel smell in the affected vehicles. This, according to the statement of Maruti Suzuki car recall, will account for one of every two cars sold across India. The possibility of fuel leakage in extreme cases has also been foreseen, should fuel levels exceed an automatic cut-off level.
In The statement Of Maruti Suzuki car recall added that it discovered the manufacturing fault during regular quality tests in its manufacturing process.
“The new fuel filler neck is being progressively despatched to the dealer workshops. Considering the number of vehicles impacted, the Company is building up stock of the required component at its dealer workshops, before inviting customers,” the statement added. Japan’s Suzuki Motor Co owns 56 percent of Maruti.