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Buyer Beware: Common Auto Warranty Pitches

Buyer Beware: Common Auto Warranty Pitches

In the world of automobile protection, the landscape is vast and the danger of meeting with deception along the way is not only possible but probable. With countless thousands of companies offering warranties, both online and off, it can be...
Can You Say No to an Extended Car Warranty?

Can You Say No to an Extended Car Warranty?

You are sitting at the car dealership. You have selected a pre-owned vehicle that is the perfect fit for you and your needs. You have a great price and are ready to sign the paperwork. However, the salesperson wants to talk to you about an...
Different Types of Vehicle Protection

Different Types of Vehicle Protection

When you walk into a dealership intending to buy a new car, you will quickly find that it isn’t always as simple as picking out a car and signing on the dotted line. Buying a car, whether brand new or used, can be a process, and there are plenty o...
Glossary of Car Warranty Terms

Glossary of Car Warranty Terms

Administrator – the company responsible for handling the details of a vehicle service contract, including providing service when any claims are made under the policy provisions. A.M. Best & Company – a leading, global company that pub...
How Much Will Extended Car Warranty Cost?

How Much Will Extended Car Warranty Cost?

Buying an extended coverage for your vehicle that's coming to the end of its original factory plan, or for a car/truck that you purchased used and has no protection, is a wise decision. Extended warranties, also known as vehicle service contracts,...
How NOT to Void Your Vehicle's Warranty?

How NOT to Void Your Vehicle's Warranty?

A new vehicle coverage is a wonderful thing, protecting your new ride from defects in material and workmanship for its first few years of life. It typically covers nearly all car components for a minimum of three years or 36K miles, whichever comes...
How to Find a Reliable Mechanic

How to Find a Reliable Mechanic

Finding a good and reliable mechanic can be like finding a needle in a haystack. While there are many horror stories of consumers being taken to the cleaners by shady or untrustworthy mechanics, that most certainly is not the norm, and there is...
Insurance vs Warranty. Similarities and Differences.

Insurance vs Warranty. Similarities and Differences.

While an auto warranty could be considered a form of insurance in a loose sense, it is different than car insurance, although sometimes they can be confused. We'll take a minute here to explain the similarities and differences between the two and...
Read and Diagnose Your Car with a Smartphone

Read and Diagnose Your Car with a Smartphone

You used to be able to diagnose most car problems by just listening and driving. If you were really worried you could take it to a repair shop that had an exhaust gas analyzer and a distributor machine with oscilloscope and that was considered “high t...
The Basics of Extended Warranties

The Basics of Extended Warranties

An unexpected car repair can lead to a devastating financial situation due to high repair bills. To prevent this from occurring, you can buy an extended auto warranty policy. Here is how these policies work. An extended auto warranty can bridge...
Top 5 Extended Auto Warranty Tips

Top 5 Extended Auto Warranty Tips

Buying an extended car warranty, also known as a vehicle service contract,  from a quality provider is an important step in protecting the investment you have made in your automobile. With a recent J.D. Power study* reveling that 61.6 percent o...
Vehicle Services Department - Letter From Plano, TX

Vehicle Services Department - Letter From Plano, TX

Did you receive a green or pink notice from Vehicle Services Department in Plano, TX? You  received this notice because your factory warranty coverage either expired or is about to expire. Vehicle Services Department is alerting you to protect you ...
What Car Modifications Won’t Affect your Warranty?

What Car Modifications Won’t Affect your Warranty?

If you plan on keeping your car for a long time there’s no chance you willingly void your warranty. And yet, many drivers end up doing so, often times because they didn’t know what would void it. It’s helpful to realize the terms of every automaker, deale...
What Should I Do If My Claim Is Denied?

What Should I Do If My Claim Is Denied?

Extended auto warranties - protection plans that go above and beyond the warranties offered by the manufacturer - are an excellent safety net that can help protect you if something fails a few years after you purchased your vehicle. However,...
What to Know Before Getting an Extended Warranty for a Used Car

What to Know Before Getting an Extended Warranty for a Used Car

When you are in the market for a used car, you are accustomed to asking a lot of questions about the car itself. You consider the car's history, the cost, gas mileage and check out the reputation of the dealer. Additional protections available are...
Why You Should Buy an Extended Warranty

Why You Should Buy an Extended Warranty

Vehicle repair bills can be expensive and may create financial difficulties for many families. With this in mind, one of the best ways to give yourself financial protection in the event of a vehicle break down is with extended auto warranties, also...

Here you can find reliable and trustworthy industry information sources. To find more information about extended auto warranty visit the following websites:

http://www.edmunds.com/auto-warranty/

http://www.dmv.org/buy-sell/auto-warranty/

http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0054-auto-service-contracts-and-warranties

http://www.motortrend.com/new_cars/auto_warranty/

http://autos.yahoo.com/carcenter/warranty/article.html?a=extended_warranty_myths

http://www.wikihow.com/Buy-an-Extended-Warranty-for-a-Car

http://www.endurancewarranty.com/auto-warranty-resources