M&M recalls a batch of XUV300 units to fix faulty suspension component

Mahindra & Mahindra is recalling a limited batch of its XUV3OO models, the company said in a statement on Monday.  It will be applicable to a batch of  the model manufactured till May 2019. The "pro-active inspection  and replacement of suspension component," will be done free of cost, it said.  "This is in keeping with the company’s customer centric approach," the company added. The XUV3OO went on sale in December 2018 and competes with the Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Tata Nexon among other models.   


The action is also in compliance with auto industry body, Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers' (SIAM) voluntary code on vehicle recall, it said. Under Siam's voluntary code that came into effect in 2012, auto companies have been recalling vehicles for repair and maintenance of faulty parts.