Maruti Alto owner gets Rs 1 lakh as compensation for a faulty horn

The Maruti Suzuki car dealer was fined 1 lakh for putting the bad part in the car from the District Consumer Forum read more...

Maruti Alto owner gets Rs 1 lakh as compensation for a faulty horn
Maruti Alto 800
%3Cp%3EThe+District+Consumer+Forum+has+imposed+a+fine+on+the+car+company+after+putting+a+bad+part+in+the+car.+Also%2C+this+penalty+is+also+imposed+on+the+dealer.+The+Consumer+Forum+has+ordered%2C+the+customer+to+pay+one+lakh+rupees+as+compensation.%3C%2Fp%3E%0D%0A%0D%0A%3Cp%3EAccording+to+ET%26%2339%3Bs+news+reports+Sudarshan+Reddy+of+Hyderabad+resident+had+purchased+Maruti+Alto+from+Maruti%26%2339%3Bs+dealer+Varun+Motors+in+July+2014.+But+in+6+months%2C+many+problems+started+arriving+in+the+car.+His+engine+also+started+to+sound%2C+the+back+door+lock+lever+broke%2C+the+car%26%2339%3Bs+horn+broke+down%2C+even+the+crack+came+in+the+front+windshield.%3C%2Fp%3E%0D%0A%0D%0A%3Cp%3EReddy+told+the+Consumer+Forum+that+he+immediately+came+to+the+showroom+and+after+that%2C+the+authorized+service+center+contacted+him+to+solve+these+problems.+But+instead+of+replacing+the+old+horn+with+the+new+horn%2C+the+company+tried+to+cure+the+bad+horn+instead.%3C%2Fp%3E%0D%0A%0D%0A%3Cp%3EReddy+claimed+that+the+next+day+when+he+came+to+work%2C+the+engine+started+to+sound+again%2C+and+Horn+stopped+working.+He+claimed+that+due+to+a+poor+horn%2C+he+had+to+run+the+car+slowly+and+during+this+time+there+was+a+misfortune+with+him.+According+to+Reddy%2C+due+to+slow+driving%2C+his+vehicle+used+to+give+less+mileage+and+he+had+to+get+out+of+work+early+and+reach+home+late+at+night.+Thus+Varun+Motors%2C+the+dealer+of+Maruti+Suzuki+was+charged+a+fine+of+1+lakh+and+even+the+company+itself+was+charged+for+the+poor+service.%3Cbr%3E%0D%0A%C2%A0%3C%2Fp%3E%0D%0A