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Are Diesel Car Warranties Different

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When looking for a new or a good quality used car, some consumers wonder if a diesel vehicle might be a good option.  In fact, cars that use diesel fuel rather than petrol do provide their own set of benefits and potential liabilities.  One question many consumers have when it comes to diesel powered vehicles is whether Car Warranties for these vehicles are significantly different from those offered for petrol cars.  

For the most part, the scope of coverage found in car warranties for diesel cars will be very similar to the benefits offered in warranties on cars that use petrol.  Typically, the owner will need to have the car serviced at garages authorised by the dealer or the warranty issuer.  Whilst there is some potential for differences in the amount of cover provided for specific part replacements, this is unlikely to be any more than is found between different types of car warranties designed for use with petrol cars.

As with any car purchase, it is a good idea to look closely at the Car Warranty options offered along with the diesel vehicle.  Make sure the scope of coverage is acceptable and that you understand both your rights and responsibilities under the terms of the agreement.  Doing so will make it easier to decide how car warranties with the diesel models you are considering compare to the warranties with the other vehicles.  

Author - Michael Barclay


Car Warranties  08/02/2011 14:00:00

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