If you cannot find the VIN number, the only real way to check your vehicle’s factory warranty is to call or visit your local dealership. They will need the VIN number to look up the information but can tell you for sure what is and is not covered if anything at all.
How can I check if my car still has warranty?
To know more about the car’s warranty, you can visit the Consumer Affairs Page. You can also use the car’s Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to check if the vehicle is still under warranty.
Can I lookup my car warranty online?
Perhaps the simplest way to check to see if your used car is under warranty is to use a service such as Carfax. You can go their website, and enter your VIN number and retrieve information about your vehicle including service history and the car warranty.
How do I check the warranty on my VIN number?
If you’re searching for a warranty check by VIN, you need to find your vehicle’s VIN and take the odometer reading. Then, you can call the dealership or use Carfax and check the manufacturer warranty status.
How do I find out if my car is on a recall list?
Check NHTSA’s database
The US government works with automakers to report, track and share recalls through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Your first step is to check out the federal agency’s recall page, at nhtsa.gov/recalls and enter your VIN. If nothing comes up, you’re golden.
Are engines covered under warranty?
A powertrain warranty usually covers everything that is involved in the process of providing power to the wheels of your vehicle. This includes the most important and expensive parts of the vehicle: engine, driveshaft, and transmission.
Why do I keep getting calls about my car warranty?
If you own a vehicle and a phone, you may receive calls from scammers posing as representatives of a car dealer, manufacturer or insurer telling you that your auto warranty or insurance is about to expire. The call will include some sort of pitch for renewing your warranty or policy.
Can you buy a car warranty at any time?
You can purchase an extended auto warranty at any time, although waiting until the original factory coverage has expired will generally mean paying a higher premium rate. The most advantageous time for purchase may be near the end of the original warranty term.
Can warranty work be done at any dealer?
Many people have a misunderstanding that they need to get the car serviced at the dealership to keep the manufacturer’s warranty intact. The fact is that you can take your vehicle to any auto service provider for general maintenance.
What does a typical new car warranty not cover?
New cars typically have a three-year or 36,000-mile manufacturer’s warranty. That said, anything that fails because of routine maintenance items or overall wear and tear typically aren’t included.
What is the standard Dodge warranty?
We back every Dodge Brand vehicle with the 5-Year/60,000-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty*. It covers the cost of all parts and labor needed to repair a covered powertrain component. Coverage also includes towing to the nearest Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep® or Ram vehicle dealer, if necessary.
How do I check Carfax?
Visit the Dealer’s Website
As you browse a dealer’s used car inventory, look for links to free CARFAX Reports. If a link is unavailable, contact the dealer and ask them for the CARFAX Report. Free CARFAX Reports are available at many car dealerships in your area. Just ask the dealer when you visit their showroom.
What is a factory warranty on a car?
A factory warranty acts as a guarantee from your automaker to repair or replace any damage from defective materials or workmanship once you drive your vehicle off the lot. It’s the manufacturer’s promise that your car is in proper working condition when it’s sold to you.