Mechanical breakdown insurance
Can protect you against the cost of parts and labour in the event of a mechanical or electrical breakdown. The warranty can be used at any VAT registered garage nationwide. The policy includes: Turbo - ABS - A/C and certain parts & labour cover up to £1,000 per claim - unlimited mileage and amount of claims. To see full details please click on the image above or copy and paste the following link below into your browser:
Mutimedia systems, Catalytic Converters and DPF Filters can be insured with our upgrade package for an additional £100
All vehicles displaying a "6 MONTHS AUTO PROTECT WARRANTY LOGO" include our Silver Plus Customer Protect Nationwide Mechanical Breakdown Warranty. This warranty can be used at any VAT registered garage nationwide. The policy includes: Turbo - ABS - A/C and certain parts & labour cover up to £1,000 per claim - unlimited mileage and amount of claims. To see full details please click on the image above or copy and paste the following link below into your browser:
All vehicles displaying a "3 MONTHS WARRANTY LOGO" come with our in house 3 months or 3000 miles Engine and Gearbox Warranty. This only includes the working internal parts of the "Engine and Gearbox" and excludes any external systems or auxiliary devices. You can however cover the cost of certain items by purchasing a 6 or 12 month Silver Plus Customer Protect Nationwide Mechanical Breakdown Warranty (6 months - £250, 12 months - £450).
We do our very best to provide warranties for all vehicles. However, there are a few exceptions that we cannot provide cover for. They include any Vehicle used within a hire or reward business including: taxis, driving schools, lease and rental vehicles.
When buying a used car you must consider “fair wear and tear”. Fair wear and tear occurs when normal usage causes acceptable deterioration to a vehicle. You can measure this against the price of your car when it was brand new. A used car is a part worn device. It is not as good as new - this is why it is vastly cheaper. We ask our customers to be reasonable with their expectations. If something goes wrong with your car and it is outside of the warranty term, it may still be worth getting in touch as we have specialist repairers who support us. If you are unsure regarding any aspect of your purchase please do not hesitate to ask us. We are here to help.
Wear and tear items
Turbo, air conditioning compressor unit, water pump, timing chains, starter motor, alternator, steering rack, coil springs, gearbox, clutch, dual-mass flywheel, torque converter, differential, drive shafts, exhaust systems, catalytic converters, DPF filters, EGR valves, fuel pump, abs pump, electronic control unit, head gasket, wheel bearings.
Glow plugs, fuel injectors, sensors, Ignition coil pack, battery, tyres, shock absorbers, brake pads/discs, bulbs, wiper blades, auxiliary belts, a/c gas, engine oil, bushes and gaiters etc.
Terms and Conditions - Warranty Claims
If you have our in house 3 months or 3000 miles Engine and Gearbox Warranty and you encounter problems with your car you must contact us or return it to us straight away. You cannot carry out repairs beforehand and send us the invoice. If you contract a third party to return the car to us you will be liable for the cost. We do not supply courtesy cars under any circumstances. You are advised that membership of a reputable Motoring Organisation for as little as £1-2 a week is recommended for peace of mind. See: breakdowncovercomparison.co.uk - It is the consumers responsibility to return the vehicle to the trader in the event they wish to exercise their statutory rights.
If you have an extended 6 months AutoProtect warranty policy with your car and you encounter problems you must contact the warranty company straight away, i.e depending on the issue, check the repair/part is covered in your policy leaflet. To see full details please copy and paste the following link into your browser: https://www.customerprotect.com/essential - remember you have a used car and not a new one, so not all parts will be covered, "No repairs should be carried out before obtaining an authorisation number from the warranty company". See below.
How do I make a autoprotect warranty claim?
Please copy and paste the following link below into your browser, see: My claim / Make a warranty claim and where can I get my car repaired under warranty?
Claims line: 01279 456500