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Car Warranty Hidden Clauses. Extended Warranty Prices in 2022

Car Warranty Hidden Clauses. Extended Warranty Prices in 2022

Car Warranty Terms with Hidden Conditions Explained along with Extended Warranty Cover with Prices in 2022 for Maruti, Hyundai, Honda, Tata, Mahindra, Kia

 

What is Car Warranty

Car Warranty is a Service Contract between Manufacturer and Customer which includes repair or replacement of

  • Mechanical i.e Engine Related Components
  • Electrical Components in Car
  • Emission System of Car
  • Suspension System

causing technical problem in car provided same has not occurred due to any consequential or reasons mentioned as specified by manufacturer.

Although Standard Warranty ranges from 2 Year to 3 Year with most of the Manufacturers, but Companies now offering Optional add on Extended Warranty on marginal payment basis (at around 1% to 1.5% of ex-showroom Price) for further add on 2 years which offer peace of Mind Ownership to car owner as it cover for failure of any Manufacturing Fault in Car.

Note: There is no difference in between Standard and Extended Warranty of Car. Extended warranty as name suggest is an extension of standard 2 year warranty to 4 or 5 years.

 

What is Covered as Part of Car Warranty

  • Engine and Transmission Components (if not due to Engine Oil Leakage or Hydro Static Lock caused by driving on water logged roads)
  • Turbo Charger, ECM, Wiring Harness, 
  • AC Compressor (However, AC Gas Leakage where only Gas refill needed is not part of Warranty)
  • All Motors related to Power Window, Windscreen Motor, 
  • Fuel Injection System, Fuel Assembly (if not due to adulterated Fuel or by putting say Petrol in Diesel, or Diesel in Petrol Car)
  • Steering Assembly and Column, Struts
  • Any Mechanical, Electrical Issue or Malfunction in car as per Terms & Condition of Manufacturer

 

 

What is not Covered in Car Warranty / Extended Warranty (Hidden Terms & Conditions)

As its Warranty, so no scheduled Service Components - Oil, Fluid, Consumable are covered under Warranty. Also, any impact due to Accident is covered in Insurance, rather than Warranty

Below Car Parts, Repair are not covered under Warranty :-

  • Wear and Tear Items - Brake Pads, Clutch Plate Assembly, Bulb, Belts, Hoses, Bushes, Seals, Gasket, Consumable Items and all Bearing related to AC, Clutch Bearing, Hub Bearing are not covered in Car Warranty
  • Repairs like - AC Gas Leakage, Fuse Change, Relay, Wiper Blade, Rubber Components, Windshield Glass Crack etc unless found a manufacturing defect due to which same happen
  • Paint & Corossion - Rusting, Corrosion and Paint Defect are not part of Warranty (unless specifically mentioned - like VW Group offers in 6 Year Warranty)
  • Third Party Vendor Items - Battery, Tyre, Music System, Parking Sensor, Speakers and Tyre not covered under Manufacturer Warranty - but has separate warranty from there OEM for 1 year or 2 year at best

Also, Any repair arising due to Consequential damage is not covered under Warranty. Some examples are:-  

» Driving Car with Engine Oil leakage which can seize the Engine or

» Radiator Damage due to Coolant Leakage or

» Trying to Jump Start Car with Drained Out Battery which can Cause Catalytic Converter to Fail or even

» Running Car in Deep water which can cause engine seize

 

When Car Warranty Can be Void ?

  • When Scheduled Servicing of Car is not done as per recommended Service Schedule specified or not at Authorized Workshop
  • Any Damage to ECU due to fitment of non genuine accessories or incorrect fitment from unauthorized center can damage ECU
  • When Repairs done from an Unauthorized Center or Counterfeit Spare Part Used or Non Genuine Accessories used in Car which can impact Car Wiring
  • Attempting to Install any Accessory by Slicing / Modification in Car Electrical Wiring System or sub standard wiring of Accessory used
  • Fitting LPG / CNG even from Manufacturer Authorized Dealer or CNG Authorized Center Place - unless specifically and cross checked mentioned by Manufacturer that installing CNG from Authorized Dealer will not void warranty and same obtained in written.

 

Extended Warranty for Cars

Extended Warranty acts as Mediclaim Policy to your car. If you love Cars and Seek Peace of Mind, Extended Warranty acts like a health policy of your car, which offers a (free repair or replacement) cover for failure of any Electrical, Mechanical Parts as specified at time of taking warranty.

Warranty includes Breakdown of Mechanical and Electrical Parts of Car Including Engine, Mechanical Components of Cars. It gives an assurance to owner that the car is well covered against any Manufacturing Defect in the Vehicle.

 

Extended Warranty Price - Updated in 2022

Standard Warranty in India is from 2 yrs - 3 yrs depending on car Manufacturer. Extended Warranty is offered by almost all Manufacturers till 4th Year and some even offers comprehensive 5th Year Warranty too (except Toyota - where they offer 3 year Standard Warranty)

Below are Price Package of Extended Warranty offered by Car Manufacturers (for 3rd & 4th Year & 5th Year - if Offered) :-

 

Maruti Suzuki Extended Warranty - 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms (3rd Year, 4th Year)

Maruti Suzuki Offers 2 Year / 40,000 Kms Standard Warranty in Car Range. However, an option of additional 3 Year Extended Warranty also offered to offer 5 Year / 1 Lakh Kms on Maruti Suzuki Car Range 

Maruti Suzuki Swift photo

The Pricing of Extended Warranty is as below for Maruti Suzuki Extended Warranty Program

Maruti Cars Royal Platinum Warranty - 5 Years / 1 Lakh Kms Cost in 2022
Maruti Eeco Rs 6000 - 6500
Maruti Alto Petrol Rs 6000 - 6700
Maruti Alto CNG Rs 7500
S Presso Petrol Rs 6000 - 8000
S Presso CNG Rs 8500
Wagon R 1.0 Rs 8000 - 9500
Wagon R 1.2 Rs 9000 - 10000
Celerio ISS Rs 8000 - 11000
Ignis Petrol Rs 9000 - 13000
Swift Petrol Rs 10000 - 15000
Dzire Petrol Rs 10500 - 13000
Maruti Nexa Baleno Petrol Manual Rs 10500 - 14000
Maruti Baleno Automatic Rs 14000 - 16500
Maruti Vitara Brezza Manual Rs 13000 - 17000
Maruti Vitara Brezza Automatic Rs 17000 - 19000
Ertiga Petrol Rs 14000 - 18500
Ciaz Petrol Manual Rs 15000 - 18000
Ciaz Automatic Rs 18000 - 20000
XL6 Rs 17000 - 20000
S Cross Petrol Manual Rs 15000 - 19500
S Cross Automatic Rs 19000 - 22000
Maruti S Cross, Brezza, Ciaz, Ertiga DDIS 200 Diesel BS4 Rs 15000 - 20000

 

 

Hyundai Cars Extended Warranty - 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms 4th & 5th Year)

Hyundai India Offers 3 Year / 1 Lakh Kms Standard Warranty in Car Range. However, an option of additional 2 Year Extended Warranty also offered to offer 5 Year / 1 Lakh Kms on Hyundai Car Range 

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios photo

Hyundai Cars 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms Cost in 2022
Santro Petrol Rs 6500
Santro CNG Rs 7500
Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Petrol,  Aura Petrol Rs 9500
Hyundai Grand i10 Nios CNG, Aura CNG Rs 10500
I20 Petrol Rs 11000 - 13000
I20 Diesel Rs 13000
Venue Rs 13000 - 14000
Verna Petrol Rs 13000 - 14000
Verna Diesel Rs 17000 - 18000
Creta Petrol, Alcazar Petrol Rs 16000 - 18000
Creta Diesel, Alcazar Diesel Rs 22000 - 24000
Tucson Petrol  Rs 20000 - 24000
Tucson Diesel Rs 25000 - 27000

 

Honda Cars Extended Warranty - 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms

Honda Cars India Offers 3 Year Standard Warranty in Car Range. However, an option of additional 2 Year Extended Warranty also offered to offer 5 Year / 1 Lakh Kms on Honda Car Range 

Honda Amaze photo

Honda Cars 5 Year / 1 Lakh Kms Warranty in 2022
Amaze, Jazz, WRV Petrol Rs 8500 - 9500
Amaze Diesel, WRV Diesel Rs 10000
Honda City 4th Gen Rs 9500
Honda City 5th Gen Petrol Rs 11000 - 12000
Honda City 5th Gen Diesel Rs 16500

Also - Anytime Warranty can be purchased for Honda Cars from 6th to 10 years - after completion of 5 Years

 

Tata Cars Extended Warranty - 5 Year Warranty / 1.25 Lakh to 1.5 Lakh Kms)

Tata Motors Offers 2 Year Standard Warranty in Car Range. However, an option of additional 3 Year Extended Warranty also offered to offer 5 Year Kms on Tata Car Range 

Tata Punch photo

Tata Cars 5 Year Warranty / 1.25 Lakh  to 1.5 Lakh Kms Cost in 2022
Tiago Petrol Rs 11000 - 13500
Tigor Petrol Rs 16500 - 20000
Punch - 5 yr / Unlimited Kms Rs 18500 - 23000 
Altroz - 5 yr / Unlimited Kms Rs 16500 - 20000
Nexon Petrol Rs 19000 - 21500
Nexon Diesel  Rs 20000 - 22500
Harrier Rs 26000 - 30000
Safari Rs 27000 - 30000

 

Mahindra SUV Extended Warranty - 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms

Mahindra Offers 2 Year Standard Warranty in Car Range. However, an option of additional 3 Year Extended Warranty also offered to offer 5 Year Kms on Tata Car Range 

Mahindra XUV300 photo

Mahindra Cars 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms Cost in 2022
Bolero Rs 12500
Thar Rs 17000
TUV300 Rs 15500
XUV300  Rs 14000 - 17000
Marazzo Rs 16500
Scorpio (Maximum Warranty upto 4 Years Offered) Rs 20000
XUV500 Rs 23500
XUV700  Upto Rs 28000

 

Toyota Extended Warranty - 5 Years / 1 Lakh Kms (4th & 5th Year) 

Toyota Innova Crysta photo

Toyota Cars offered with 3 yr / Unlimited Kms Warranty 5 Year / 1 Lakh Km Warranty
Toyota Glanza Rs 12000 - 16000
Toyota Urban Cruiser Rs 14000 - 19000
Innova Crysta Rs 25000
Fortuner Rs 35000
Camry Hybrid Rs 40000

Also a timeless Warranty can be purchased for Toyota Cars for 6th and 7th Year - after completion of 5 Years. Corolla Altis and Fortuner still continues with 3 year Standard warranty which is not extendable

 

Volkswagen, Skoda - 4 Year Warranty is Standard on all Petrol and 5 Year Warranty on Diesel Cars Offered on all Volkswagen and Skoda Cars in India

MG Motor - MG Motor offering 5 Year Warranty as Standard on Hector, Hector Plus, Astor and Zs EV 

 

Renault SUV Extended Warranty - 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms

Renault Offers 2 Year Standard Warranty in Car Range. However, an option of additional 3 Year Extended Warranty also offered to offer 5 Year / 1 Lakh Kms on Renault Car Range 

Renault Triber photo

Renault Cars 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms Cost in 2022
Kwid Rs 8000 - 9000
Triber Rs 10500 - 11000
Kiger Rs 13500 - 16000
Duster Rs 17500 - 21000

 

Kia Extended Warranty - 5 Year Warranty / 1 Lakh Kms

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Kia Motors offering 3 Year / 1 Lakh Kms Warranty on Seltos, which can be extendable to 5th Year. Cost of Extended Warranty for Kia Seltos is:

Kia Cars 5 Year Warranty / 1.2 Lakh Kms Cost in 2022
Kia Sonet Rs 15500 - 16000
Kia Seltos Rs 19000 - 21000
Kia Carens Rs 19000 - 21000
Kia Carnival Rs 50000

   

Is Extended Warranty Useful

Yes, a breakdown in electrical components can happen to any Electronic Item. The costs are pretty low of taking an extended warranty and the spare parts are quiet expensive of car. Its worth, as in will do a job more like insurance but against any Manufacturing defect or Failure of Electronic Item or Part of car during regular usage !!

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Comments 3

Guest - Karthick on Wednesday, 25 August 2021 15:38

Does warranty used for infotainment problem

Does warranty used for infotainment problem
Guest - RAJAT GAUTAM on Thursday, 25 February 2021 20:50

I HAVE VW VENTO 1.0 TSI
ON 1ST SERVICE,A FUEL ADDITIVE WAS GIVEN TO ME STATING NON USAGE WOULD VOID THE WARRANTY AGREEMENT.
IS THAT TRUE, PLEASE GUIDE.

I HAVE VW VENTO 1.0 TSI ON 1ST SERVICE,A FUEL ADDITIVE WAS GIVEN TO ME STATING NON USAGE WOULD VOID THE WARRANTY AGREEMENT. IS THAT TRUE, PLEASE GUIDE.
Guest - ANKOIT SHARMA on Saturday, 02 March 2019 18:22

SHEILD NWARRENTY FOR SCORPIO EXTANDED

SHEILD NWARRENTY FOR SCORPIO EXTANDED
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Thursday, 26 May 2022

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