Reports: Supply of Perodua Myvi to resume in two months, chip shortage issue to be fixed

Sanjay · May 4, 2021 12:00 PM

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The global semiconductor shortage has seen the Perodua Myvi losing the April 2021 sales crown to the Proton Saga, but that may not be for long.

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According to Careta's report, sources close to Perodua say that the chip shortage issue faced by the carmaker "will be settled in a month or two."

Also read: Longer waiting period for Perodua Myvi, Aruz, and Alza as chip shortage slows production

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Despite the semiconductor shortage being a global problem, Perodua should be able to address it relatively quickly because their parts ecosystem is shared with Daihatsu and also Toyota.

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The source also mentions that it's "up to the customer" if they're willing to wait one to two months for a new car, or get something that's readily available but might depreciate faster, citing Perodua's better resale values.

Also read: Proton Saga vs Perodua Myvi: Which one retains its value better?

In other Perodua news...

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Other than that, we have information that both the Myvi and Aruz will receive new shades of red soon.

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Perodua's current red lineup for the Axia, Bezza, and Ativa

Called Lava Red and Passion Red for respective models, it seems that both colours will be limited to only the range-topping variants.

Also read: Scoop: 2021 Perodua Myvi to feature new Red Mica colour

Not limited to the Toyota Rush, Perodua Aruz to also get new red colour

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