Motor vehicle warranty insurance is an insurance policy designed to minimise the
cost to you of replacing or repairing motor vehicle parts in the event that they
are faulty or damaged, subject to specific limits.
If a vehicle meets certain qualifying criteria, a vehicle warranty can be purchased
for various periods ranging from 12 months to 60 months. In some cases, a warranty
may be purchased prior to the expiry of the manufacturers extended warranty so that
the customer maintains continuity in their protection.
Most warranties require that the vehicle is regularly serviced and maintained as
required by the manufacturer, and if a part needs replacing or repairing it can generally
be done anywhere in Australia.
The specific items and benefits covered by a vehicle warranty can vary dramatically
so it is important that you review the policy wordings carefully or seek independent
Where CFS Finance sells a warranty on behalf of a warranty provider, the warranty
is fully underwritten as it is deemed to be a financial product under the Corporations
Benefits of a Vehicle Warranty
-Protects the borrower’s finances in the event of faulty or damaged motor vehicle
parts, particularly with the average cost of repair increasing.
-Offers financial security in the event of the unfortunate occurring.
-Fully underwritten warranties can be separately financed into most loan contracts.
-The wide range of warranties allows a customer to select the level of cover they
are comfortable with.
-The customer’s vehicle remains covered even if the finance contract is finalised.
-Additional items such as towing costs, car hire and accommodation are often included.
-Most warranties permit the transfer of ownership for a small fee, subject to advising
-The vehicle remains in good condition as warranties require the regularly service
of the vehicle.
-Log books are kept up to date which improves the saleability of the vehicle.
If you would like to obtain more information on any of the vehicle warranties available
please fill out the online enquiry form and one of our helpful staff will be in contact