TopConsumerReviews.com
      July 17, 2018

Home  >  Auto Warranty Plans  >  Articles

Best

Auto Warranties

  1. Warranty Direct
  2. Endurance
  3. AA Auto Protection

Compare Products

  • Select any 2 companies in our reviews to compare them head-to-head!
  • Compare

Your Information Is Secure
What To Do if Your Car is a Lemon Newsletter

Latest Reviews

Business Cards

Company Incorporation

Credit Repair Companies

Green Cards

Home Warranties

Meal Delivery

Medical Alert Systems

Pet Insurance

Refrigerators

VPN Services

 

Related Articles

How Much Should You Pay for an Extended Auto Warranty

Tips on Purchasing an Auto Warranty Plan

When to Buy an Extended Auto Warranty Plan

 

Top Consumer Reviews Articles

TopConsumerReviews.com provides unique articles that you won't find anywhere else on the internet. These articles are designed to help you make the most informed decisions possible.

When to Buy An Extended Auto Warranty Plan

New cars generally come with a warranty. Typically, that warranty will expire after a specified number of years or a specified number of miles, whichever comes first. An extended warranty is actually a service contract that helps cover the cost of repairs after the manufacturer's warranty expires. Purchasing one or not purchasing is strictly up to the buyer. When to purchase an extended warranty is also up to the buyer. You can purchase an auto extended warranty at any time.

One option is to purchase an extended warranty when purchasing the car. This offers a couple of advantages. First, it gives you negotiating power to ask for a lower price on the cost of the extended warranty. After all, the dealer wants to sell the car and will make more profit from the sale of the car than from the sale of the extended warranty. Chances are, if he has to come down on the price of the extended warranty in order to sell the car, he will. Other advantages include being able to roll the cost of the extended warranty into the financing for the car and spreading the payments out over time rather than paying for the extended warranty in one lump sum.

Extended warranties do not have to be purchased with the car. In fact, since an extended warranty is a service contract, it can be purchased either during the life of your manufacturer's warranty or after that warranty has expired. Be aware though that you may end up paying more for an extended warranty if you do wait until the manufacturer's warranty expires.

These warranties can be purchased through a variety of companies. Both manufacturers and third-party dealers sell extended auto warranties.

Before making the decision on when to buy an extended warranty, go online and research what your options are. Price and coverage will vary depending on a variety of factors. Duration of the warranty, extent of covers and warranty dealer will all affect price. Make sure you compare the duration, coverage and price of any warranties you are interested in purchasing.

Be sure to also read any fine print before purchasing and look for other differences between policies which may affect price. For instance, look for differences in deductible amounts, whether there are limits on where you can get the car fixed and whether the warranty is transferable to a new owner if you sell the car before the warranty expires.

Purchasing an extended warranty can be a smart investment on a new or a used car. Be sure to go online and do your research before purchasing an extended warranty so you get the best deal you can.

Does your car engine have warranty Here's why you should get one now

MANILA, Philippines - A key to a car's longevity is maintaining it religiously. But sometimes, even with the utmost attention and care, a car still breaks down due to mechanical problems. Here is wher...

Published:  Tue, 03 Jul 2018 22:40:00 GMT



Cheap MOTs, car servicing and extended warranties

It used to be easy to remember when to renew our car tax because there was a paper disc in the windscreen with the date on it. Since 2014 it's all online and it's a lot harder to remember. The number ...

Published:  Thu, 05 Jul 2018 23:44:00 GMT



Bajaj Dominar 400 now gets a five-year warranty

Bajaj Auto is offering a warranty of five years on its flagship offering - the Bajaj Dominar 400. The new offer is part of Bajaj's "˜Hat-Trick Offer' for July 2018. Bajaj Auto launched the 2018 Dominar ...

Published:  Tue, 03 Jul 2018 05:27:00 GMT



Datsun introduces India's first 5 year unlimited kilometres extended warranty

in case the car is sold to someone else during the ownership period. It is valid at all Nissan-Datsun touch points across the country. Datsun Go Hyundai Motor India comes second in-terms of offering a ...

Published:  Thu, 05 Jul 2018 00:29:00 GMT



Kia Australia: 10-year warranty not out of the question

Damien Meredith has once again said Kia will look at a longer warranty, should the market catch the brand. Kia led the warranty charge in Australia with its seven-year, unlimited-kilometre offering, a...

Published:  Tue, 10 Jul 2018 14:01:00 GMT



Five-year Alfa Romeo warranty introduced on selected models

Alfa Romeo has introduced a new upgraded servicing and warranty plan, known as 5-3-5. The one minor caveat to the news is that the new warranty has a 75,000-mile limit. If you do more than 15,000 mile...

Published:  Tue, 10 Jul 2018 03:54:00 GMT



Alfa Answers Reliability Issues In UK With 5 Year Service And Warranty - Would You Consider One If They Do That Here

This follows the industry trend for longer warranties. The cover will be included in the purchase price of the car, along with three years of servicing and five years of roadside assistance. Parts, lu...

Published:  Wed, 11 Jul 2018 04:48:00 GMT



Share Us!    Share TopConsumerReviews.com on Twitter Share TopConsumerReviews.com on LinkedIn Share TopConsumerReviews.com on Google+ Share TopConsumerReviews.com on Pinterest

Home      About Us      Terms & Conditions      Privacy Policy      Contact Us      Disclosure