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Check out the amazing New MUV from Mahindra – The Mahindra Xylo

Did you know that just cleaning your car can drastically improve fuel economy? Or that traffic death rates are three times greater at night than during the day? Browse through these car care or auto repair tips and find out how to get the best out of your Mahindra Xylo, keep your vehicle in good shape for years to come and discover ways to make your journey safer and more enjoyable.

Car Care and Auto Repair

Car Engine Oil
It is normal for engines to consume some car engine oil during operation. If the Oil Pressure warning light glows continuously, check the car engine oil level and add the recommended grade of oil if necessary. Use Mahindra Maximile Premium Engine Oil only. It is ideal for your Mahindra Xylo.
Note:
Car Engine oil consumption depends upon the viscosity and quality of the oil, and upon the conditions in which the vehicle is driven. Oil consumption will be more during high speed driving and frequent acceleration and deceleration. A new engine will consume more car engine oil since its pistons, piston rings and cylinder walls are not conditioned.

Battery
If the battery terminal is corroded, wash it with a solution of warm water and baking soda.
Check the battery exterior for corroded and loose terminal connections.
Be sure the engine and all accessories are turned ‘OFF’ before performing maintenance.
Always disconnect the negative terminal cable first from the battery.
Check the electrolyte level at intervals of 3 months. If the level is below the lower marker, add distilled water until the level reaches the upper marker.

Tires
Inspect your vehicle’s tires by performing the following checks.
Measure the air pressure with a tire gauge. Adjust, if necessary.
Check for abnormal wear, cracks and any damage. If a tire shows abnormal wear, have it inspected by your Mahindra Dealer. Replace, if needed.

Increasing Fuel Efficiency
Get up to 25% more fuel efficiency from your Mahindra Xylo by following these tips.

Sudden bursts of speed can prove costly. Accelerate steadily, brake gradually. Plan your trip and pace your speed. And avoid high traffic density roads. Rolling in neutral saves 15-20 cc of fuel. Ensure perfect wheel balance and you can cover up to 20% of your distance in neutral. Wrong tyre pressure is a drain on fuel. Check the owner’s manual for the correct tyre pressure for your Mahindra Xylo. Better still invest in a tyre pressure gauge. Use oils & fluids recommended by the manufacturer.
Only Mahindra knows what oils & fluids your Mahindra Xylo needs. Buy only what is recommended in the manual.
Excessive cooling increases fuel consumption. Switch off the AC when it’s not needed. Keep the refrigerant topped up. Get the AC checked regularly. Use the tachometer to save fuel. Your owner’s manual will tell you how to shift gears according to the Tachometer and thus save fuel. Going easy on the clutch saves fuel. Take your foot off the clutch pedal if you’re not shifting gears. And when you do use it, remember to depress it completely. Remove the 3rd row to reduce fuel usage. Fill only as much fuel as needed. It reduces extra weight, unwanted spillage and evaporation losses. Dirt soaks up fuel. Remove dirt from wheel arches, drip rails and other such places. It could reduce weight by almost 15 kg. Go easy on accessories.
Accessories such as roof carriers and bumper extensions drag down fuel efficiency. Listen to music and save fuel – When stuck in traffic, turn off the engine and switch on the car deck.

Check out the amazing New MUV from Mahindra – The Mahindra Xylo

Mahindra New Cars

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Since 1945, Mahindra and Mahindra or M&M has been producing great cars for the Indian roads. In this article, let’s have a look at the car maker’s current inventory of new cars in India. Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) is best known for cars in India, but the company is also active in both, IT and financial services, steel processing, and infrastructure. M&M made its entry into the passenger car segment with the Logan in April 2007 under the Mahindra Renault joint venture.

The Mahindra Bolero, a Mahindra new car in India, has plenty of variants to choose from. The spacious off-road car personifies ruggedness, durability and economic maintenance. The SLX, SLE, XL, XLS, MDI, DI, and VLX CRDe are the different variants it comes in and 2.5-litre engine carried by all these variants suits the Indian roads just perfect. The powerful turbocharged diesel engine delivers 63-68 bhp of power and 180 Nm of torque. Other Mahindra new cars in India that fall in this category are the Mahindra Bolero Camper which is the pickup version of the Bolero and the Mahindra Bolero Pik-Up in three choices – Flat Bed, Flat Bed with Power Steering, and Flat Bed CNG.

The Mahindra Maxx is a rough and tough passenger car from Mahindra for the rough and tough terrains of India. Base, LX, TX and Festara are the four main variants of the Maxx. Though a macho vehicle, the Maxx has attractive seats with elite fabric upholstery. The 2.1-litre 4-cylinder direct injection turbo diesel engine is capable of churning out 62 bhp of power at 4500 rpm and a maximum torque of 120Nm at 2000 rpm. It is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission for smooth rides even on the rough roads. Other Mahindra new cars in India that fall in this category are the Maxx Maxi Truck, Maxx Pick-Up and Maxx Pick-Up Chassis.

We have another Mahindra new car in India that is not there in the other car markets. The Mahindra Maxximo, is an automobile that arrests the concealed and expressed needs of the car buyer in India. The 0.9L engine is capable of delivering 25 bhp of power. The Maxximo is equipped with a 4-speed automatic gearbox that shifts crisply and accurately. A mobile charging facility, LSPV (Load Sensing Proportionate Valve) brakes, dual-mounted sun-visor, drive-by-wire accelerator system, well-cushioned ouble-toned seats, convenient dead pedal are all present in the Mahindra Maxximo.

The Mahindra Scorpio, a Mahindra new car in India is the first car one in the nation complying with the BS IV emission norms. It is available in an array of variants: the LX, SLE, VLX, VLX BS4, and VLX Automatic. The 2.2-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged mHawk diesel engine present in all these variants is packed with 120 bhp of power. The engine on the top-end VLX model is integrated with the new micro hybrid technology that enhances fuel efficiency. This particular Mahindra new car is tagged as the Mighty Muscular in India.

The Scorpio Getaway, another Mahindra new car in India, is regarded as the global lifestyle SUV of the car maker Mahindra and Mahindra. The car comes in two variants – 2.6 2WD and 2.6 4WD. Both variants are equipped with a 2.6L turbocharged CRDe diesel motor. This engine is mated to a five speed manual transmission that comes standard in both variants. The interiors are unusually spacious and appealing. They are crafted with the most excellent materials and come with plenty of standard convenience features.

Next comes another Mahindra new car in India; the Mahindra Xylo, a completely developed MPV for modern India. The latest technology, amazing styling, great performance and high standards of safety is what one can expect from the Mahindra Xylo. E2, E4, E6, E8, E8 ABS and D2 are the six diesel variants that the car comes in. Except for the D2 which has a 2.5L mDI CRDe engine which churns out 95 bhp, all other variants are equipped with a turbocharged 2.5-litre m-Eagle engine that delivers 112 bhp. The car can sprint from 0 to 60 km an hour in just 6.6 seconds.

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