Types Of Extended Warranties

There are several auto extended warranty types available for both new and used autos. The main three include Powertrain, Bumper-to-Bumper (or Exclusionary Coverage) and Named Component. Here we've listed the different types of car warranties to help you decide what's best for you. Powertrain A Powertrain car warranty covers the Drivetrain only (mainly the internally [...]

May 4th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Want to Know Why Roy Thinks His Extended Auto Warranty is the Best?

Roy Dominguez from Union City, New Jersery is a proud owner of an extended auto warranty from CARCHEX. He chose CARCHEX for his 2002 Acura MDX SUV because he wanted a company that would provide him with tranquility and peace of mind. Check out his full video testimonial to learn more about his experience with [...]

April 29th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Auto Warranty Comparison – Testimonial

Our most recent customer testimonial comes from Don Main in Hendersonville, NC. In his testimonial, Don tells us about his CARCHEX extended auto warranty that he purchased for his 2003 Cadillac. After extensive comparison with other companies, Don chose to get protected with CARCHEX and explains why he is such a proud customer. Driving for [...]

March 25th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

What Does a Kia Warranty Include?

The Kia warranty on new Kias lasts for 10 years or 100,000 miles, whichever comes first.  This warranty is a limited powertrain, including major mechanical components.  A  5 year / 60,000 mile basic warranty is also included, which covers most repairs not due to wear and tear.  A Kia warranty also includes a 5 year [...]

March 3rd, 2011|Categories: Car Tips, Car Warranty|

Do You Have Confidence in Your Auto Warranty Company?

With the help of Pat Goss, we learn that when purchasing an auto warranty, consumers can face several problems. Some companies will use substandard parts and charge extra labor fees. How can we avoid these issues? By choosing CARCHEX you can be confident that your car and wallet are protected. The Trust Factor In business [...]

February 4th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Questions about Extended Auto Warranties? Pat Goss Has Answers.

Do you have to buy extended auto warranties at the point-of-sale? Can you only buy extended auto warranties at the dealership? Pat Goss answers these questions and more: Extending Your Car's Warranty You know, although dealers might want you to think otherwise, may actually tell you that it's a fact you do not have to [...]

January 15th, 2011|Categories: Car Warranty|

Protection Against Jeep Clutch Issues

A broken clutch can literally leave you stranded in the cold. When a clutch breaks, it cannot engage the gears, i.e. it’s dead in the water, which can be quite costly without an extended Jeep warranty. A common and well-documented problem with many manual Jeep Patriots, especially model year 2008, is the failure of the [...]

December 17th, 2010|Categories: Auto Maintenance & Repairs, Car Tips, Car Warranty, CARCHEX|

Which Costs More: A New Car or Pre-owned Car?

Choosing between buying a new or a preowned car is a complicated endeavor. However, in terms of total cost of ownership—and putting emotions aside—purchasing a preowned car is almost always the better financial decision.  The reason: depreciation. Typically, a vehicle will depreciate around 40% in the first 3 years. Edmunds.com ran a test to compare [...]

December 15th, 2010|Categories: Car Warranty|

New Car Warranty: Dealer or Third Party?

You decide to buy a new car and there’s tons of decisions: paint color, interior, automatic locks, heated seats, navigation system, sunroof, anti-theft system, and the list keeps going. During the new car buying decision process you always want to choose to purchase an extended auto warranty.  Your automobile is most likely your second largest [...]

December 8th, 2010|Categories: Car Warranty|

Jackie Bryd From New Jersey – Extended Auto Warranty Customer Testimonial

We’d like to introduce you to Jackie Byrd, a valued CARCHEX customer and owner of extended vehicle protection. Check out Jackie’s Pontiac G6 Convertible and her positive experience working with CARCHEX: Do you want to tell your story? If you are a CARCHEX customer and want to share your story about your car and your [...]

December 3rd, 2010|Categories: Car Warranty|