Mahindra and Mahindra is offering their patrons a 3 year / 1,00,000 km warranty with the new Mahindra Xylo. This is enhanced warranty as compared to its earlier 2 years and 50,000 km warranty period. The warranty is extended across all Xylo variants and will be effective for all new purchases. Customers who brought the new Xylo between April 1-July 14 can upgrade to the new warranty scheme till September 2012 at a nominal cost of Rs 5,000 plus taxes.
The Xylo’s direct competitor, the Toyota Innova is offered with a 3 years/1,00,000km warranty too. The Japanese carmaker’s reliability is well known and by offering the same warranty, Mahindra wants prospective customers to feel the same way about its Xylo.
The Maruti Ertiga gets the shortest warranty period of the three – 2 years/40,000km. All Maruti vehicles are offered with the same term. You can buy the extended warranty package at an extra cost; 3 years/60,000km for Rs 4,629-Rs 5,730 or 4 years/80,000km for Rs 9,034-Rs 11,202.
Vivek Nayer, senior vice president, marketing, automotive division, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd said –
“Being a customer centric company, we have always endeavored to enhance value to our customers and provide more convenience and this new warranty scheme is a step in that direction. With its stylish looks and user friendly features, the Xylo has already carved out a distinct place for itself within the Indian MPV segment. It is the gold standard in space & comfort and the new warranty will further add to customer confidence and satisfaction in the Xylo.”