Maruti Suzuki falls over 1% after it recalls 5,900 vehicles

Shares of Maruti Suzuki dropped over 1 percent intraday on December 26 after the company said it is recalling 5,900 Super Carry vehicles over a possible defect in the fuel filter.

The stock dropped as much as 1.4 percent, quoting at Rs 7,406.

The company said it is recalling 5,900 vehicles of its mini truck model Super Carry, manufactured between  April 26 2018 and August 1 2018.

“Starting December 26, 2018 owners of the suspected vehicles will be contacted by Maruti Suzuki dealers for inspection and replacement of the faulty part free of cost,” the company said in a statement.At 1016 hours, Maruti Suzuki India was quoting at Rs 7,430, down 1.11 percent.