Your Auto Warranties and Cars vs. E15 Fuel

The Environmental Protection Agency has managed to get their recommendation to increase ethanol content in gasoline from 10% to 15%. On the surface, this can be viewed as a victory for the environmentally conscious consumers. However, this victory also spells disaster for nearly every auto warranty claim out there. We at CARCHEX are not opposed [...]

October 17th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Will Dealers Accept A Mazda Extended Warranty?

A Mazda extended warranty can be used just like your original manufacturer's warranty. When any covered repairs are necessary, you take your car to a licensed repair facility. Manufacturers do not provide extended warranties, though. A common misconception is if Mazda does not provide the extended car warranty, then you must use it elsewhere. This [...]

October 12th, 2011|Categories: Auto Maintenance & Repairs, Car Tips, Car Warranty, CARCHEX|

Know Your Car Warranty Information Before You Sign

It's a pretty common trap for consumers to find themselves in when they buy a warranty. They sign the contract before they clearly understand the car warranty information. Then, when they have to make a claim, they discover that for some reason, the warranty provider won't cover the claim. These contracts should not be hastily [...]

October 10th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

10 Tips for Dealing with Auto Warranty Companies

For many people, handling the claims process with auto warranty companies is like pulling teeth. It can seem like a long and grueling process that leads to being told that you aren't covered. Some perfectly legitimate car warranty businesses have been accused of being scams, frauds or cheats for no other reason than the customer [...]

August 31st, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

When Does A Honda Warranty Take Affect?

A Honda car warranty provides protection long past your original Honda warranty.  The longest you are protected by the manufacturer's warranty is five years or 60,000 miles under the powertrain warranty.  The factory warranty is actually shorter, lasting only three years or 36,000 miles.  While you may think waiting until after the original expires to [...]

August 11th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Signs of Reputable Vehicle Extended Warranty Programs

With all the vehicle extended warranty programs available, finding the right one can be difficult.  The hardest part is actually finding a legitimate one. All reputable auto warranty providers have several features in common.  One important indicator is a company that has been in business for a while, under the same name.  This means the [...]

August 8th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Richard From Hawaii – Extended Auto Warranty Customer Testimonial

CARCHEX offers outstanding products and customer service. That is why happy CARCHEX customers can be found all over the United States, even on the islands of Hawaii! Many people refer to Hawaii as a destination getaway, but few can call it home like Richard Jackson can. Richard appreciates the island’s beautiful, scenic views, but finds [...]

August 5th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Expired Auto Warranty? Here’s What To Do

While shopping for a SUV for his wife, Thomas Gulisano from North Carolina came across a previously owned BMW X5 that was for sale. He was very pleased with his find because the vehicle was in his price range, in excellent condition, and seemed to be the perfect fit for his wife. To Thomas’s dismay [...]

July 29th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Everything You Need To Know About Car Warranties

Researching car warranty information is the first step anyone interested in a car warranty should take.  A properly informed customer finds the perfect warranty for them at the right time.  Two terms everyone should know are wear and tear and seals and gaskets.  These two terms are the cause of most the repairs your car [...]

July 26th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

CARCHEX Customer Reviews – Real Life Testimonial

Chuck Andrews from Minooka, IL, explains why he purchased an extended auto warranty from CARCHEX for not one, but two of his vehicles. Chuck had a warranty on his 2000 Ford Explorer and was so satisfied that he purchased a warranty for his 2003 Cadillac Coupe de Ville, too. Watch his testimonial to hear why [...]

June 3rd, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|