Mahindra and Mahindra is recalling its Bolero Maxi Truck Plus in India to fix a faulty fluid hose. The defective vehicles weremanufactured between September and October 2016. This is the second time that Mahindra has issued a recall for fixing faulty fluid hoses of its vehicles, the first instance being the Scorpio and Nuvosport last year.Mahindra had also recalled an unspecified number of SsangYong Rexton SUVsto rectify a suspected fault with the rear driveshaft.
Based on the Bolero, the Bolero Maxi Truck Plus comes in three engine variants - DI Turbo, m2DICR and CNG. The 2,523cc 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engines (DI Turbo and m2DICR) generate 63PS and 195Nm, whereas the 2,523cc 4-cylinder petrol-CNG engine produces 70PS and 181Nm.
The pick-up hasa payload capacity of 1,150kg, 40.60 sq. ft. cargo box and a turning radius of 5.5m which, as Mahindra claims, helps in manoeuvrability in narrow lanes. The Bolero Maxi Truck is also available in a cowl body chassis variant in which a customer can construct load bodies depending on the kind of loads. The pick-up also gets wrap-around headlamps, dual-tone instrument panel and fabric seats with matching door trims.