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Common Things That Void Your Car’s Warranty

A warranty is one of the most significant benefits of buying a car brand new. They are usually provided by the manufacturer directly as an understanding between them and the car buyer that they will take responsibility for most manufacturing defects out of the control of the consumer. As an agreement, there are ways that …

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Save Money, Pass on Extended Warranty

No matter what car you are looking at buying, an extended warranty always sounds like a good idea. The cost of buying a car alone isn’t enough with many dealerships offering a large variety of options for additional services, and it can hard to know which ones are worth paying extra for and which ones …

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Does the Jeep Warranty Even Compare?

The Jeep brand is among Dodge, Ram, Fiat, and Chrysler under the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles name. Jeep backs some popular cars like the Jeep Grand Cherokee, the Jeep Wrangler, and the Jeep Renegade. Some of these, like the Jeep Wrangler, can be a little less than reliable. All new cars come with a factory warranty. …

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Is the Chevy Warranty Package Any Good?

Ahh. A new car. It wreaks of new car smell, has under 1000 miles on it, and feels secure with that factory warranty. A new car warranty lends a little extra peace of mind as you cruise around in your new Chevrolet vehicle. At least it should. Does Chevy offer a good warranty package? Some …

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How Bad Is the Honda Factory Warranty?

Honda cars are some of the most popular in the world. They range from the speedy Civic SI Coupe to the family friendly Honda Passport –– even awesome bikes like the Honda Africa Twin. There is something for everyone on a Honda lot, but how well is your new Honda covered? Honda is ranked among …

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How Bad Is the Ford Factory Warranty?

The Ford Motor Company has proudly cared for its own since the early 1900s. The flagship Ford factory in Detroit, Michigan took care of its employees and spawned the American middle class. The Model T preceded others like the F-150, Ford Explorer, and Ford Mustang. Over the next century of production, Ford kept its reputation …

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Does the Kia Telluride Have a Good Warranty?

A compact SUV with all terrain capabilities like the Kia Telluride lends a certain sense of freedom. The option to upgrade to a plush leather trim with sweet perks like dual sunroofs? Even better. The Kia Telluride has received a lot of attention, but is the Kia warranty enough for this SUV? We ought to …

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Is Hyundai Assurance a Warranty?

The Hyundai name is associated with an array of vehicles. For the last several years the brand has grown in popularity. Winning awards and high ratings from trusted reviews on a number of models is Hyundai‘s claim to fame. Great warranties and something called Hyundai Assurance often come to mind in association with Hyundai Motor …