Cars in India | Autoportal.com
Select City

Maruti Suzuki to pay compensation for defective WagonR

Snapshot: The company will pay Rs. 3.85 as a compensation for the defective WagonR

Maruti Suzuki India, the country's largest car maker, will pay Rs. 3.85 lakh as a compensation to a customer - Veena Amlani,  for selling her defective Maruti WagonR, as directed by a consumer forum.
 
According to the New Delhi District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, the car bought by Veena Amlani in 2006 for Rs. 3.88 lakh was having some manufacturing defect and was unrepairable even by the company.
 

The forum, presided over by C K Chaturvedi, relying upon the documents and other material placed before it said, "It is established that the car could not be repaired despite efforts made by opposite party (Maruti) and defects appeared again and again, leading to total loss of satisfaction to the purchaser.

 
"We are of the view that the car has some manufacturing defect in its gear system or in its engine operation. 
 
The forum said that it has been now 7 years since the car was bought, it will be difficult to replace the car and request the company to pay the compensation of Rs 3.5 lakh to Veena Amlani.

Related car news

  • Current Offers and Discounts on Maruti, Hyundai, Fiat & Renault Cars – December 2016 08-12-2016 Davender Soni Current Offers and Discounts on Maruti, Hyundai, Fiat & R...
  • 2017 Maruti Suzuki Swift Leaked In New Spy Shot 08-12-2016 Davender Soni 2017 Maruti Suzuki Swift Leaked In New Spy Shot
  • Maruti Suzuki National Super League Rally Championship to get under way in Arunachal Pradesh 07-12-2016 Autoportal Team Maruti Suzuki National Super League Rally Championship to...
  • Maruti Suzuki registers 14.2% growth in domestic sales 01-12-2016 Davender Soni Maruti Suzuki registers 14.2% growth in domestic sales
  • Maruti Suzuki Ignis Scores 3-Star in Euro Ncap Crash Test 01-12-2016 Davender Soni Maruti Suzuki Ignis Scores 3-Star in Euro Ncap Crash Test
  • 2017 Maruti Suzuki Swift to debut at 2017 Geneva Motor Show 30-11-2016 Davender Soni 2017 Maruti Suzuki Swift to debut at 2017 Geneva Motor Show


Helpline