Maruti Suzuki will recall 75,419 Baleno cars (petrol and diesel), manufactured between 3 August 2015 and 17 May 2016 to upgrade the airbag controller software. Of these, 15,995 Baleno diesels, manufactured between 3 August 2015 and 22 March 2016, will also have a faulty fuel filter.
The Balenos covered in the recall include 17,231 exports.
In addition, 1,961 DZire Diesel cars (automated manual gearbox variant) will have a faulty fuel filter replaced.
Starting 31 May 2016 owners of the vehicles covered will be contacted by dealers. The software upgrade and filter replacement will be done free of cost.