Maruti Suzuki has recalled a total of 1279 units of new generation Swift and Dzire models in the country. The manufacturer had to recall the vehicles over a fault in the airbag controller unit. 566 Swift and 713 Dzire models that were manufactured between May 7 and July 5, 2018 has been recalled as a part of the exercise. The manufacturer will start the campaign from July 25, 2018 with owners of the affected vehicles will be contacted by Maruti Suzuki dealers for inspection and replacement of the component, free of cost.
However, this is the second recall campaign for the new Swift this year since its launch at the Auto Expo in February this year. Back in May, 2018, the automaker announced a recall for 52,686 units of the new Swift and Baleno hatchbacks over a possible defect with the brake vacuum hose.