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Revealed: The most expensive used car warranty claims in 2020

Revealed: The most expensive used car warranty claims in 2020
When you're buying a used car, a comprehensive used car warranty is crucial to ensure you're protected against any costly repairs. 
 
Not only does a used car warranty give you peace of mind, but it protects the policy holder against any unexpected costs. 
 
At Carbase, our extensive fleet of high-quality used cars are precision-picked by our experts. However, it is inevitable that running any vehicle does come with its own share of risk. This is where a used car warranty plays an essential part, providing strong protection and reassurance for motorists.  
 
To highlight the importance of a warranty, the RAC Dealer Network has revealed the most expensive used car warranty claims made last year. We take a closer look at the results. 
 

Warranty Claims in 2020

When you're buying a used car, a comprehensive used car warranty is crucial to ensure you're protected against any costly repairs.

Not only does a used car warranty give you peace of mind, but it protects the policy holder against any unexpected costs. 

At Carbase, our extensive fleet of high-quality used cars are precision-picked by our experts. However, it is inevitable that running any vehicle does come with its own share of risk. This is where a used car warranty plays an essential part, providing strong protection and reassurance for motorists.  To highlight the importance of a warranty, the RAC Dealer Network has revealed the most expensive used car warranty claims made last year. We take a closer look at the results.  

 

The top three warranty claims on used cars sold in the network came in at over £6,000 per claim. A claim for a first servo cost £6,687, and oil pump claim was £6,504, while a claim for gear bearings totalled £6,270. 

Other highly priced claims included a supercharger at £4,107 and a first brake band at £4,014. 

Here's a rundown of the top ten individual warranty claims made in 2020:

- First Servo: £6,687

- Oil pump: £6,504

- Gear bearings: £6,270

- Supercharger: £4,107

- First brake band: £4,014

- First clutch pack: £3,496

- Engine - complete unit exchange: £2,785

- Torque converter: £2,698

- Nearside rear drive shaft: £2,633

- Offside rear drive saft: £2,632

Discover more about the most expensive used car warranty claims in 2020 at CarDealer

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At Carbase, we're proud to be an RAC BuySure Dealer and one of the few RAC Approved Dealers in the Bristol area authorised to deliver this programme.

As one of the first companies to meet the Chartered Trading Standards Institute's Used Car Code of Practice, you can rest assured that when you buy a used car from Carbase, you'll receive a high-quality vehicle, superb customer service and exceptional ongoing support.

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When you purchase from Carbase, every car comes with three months RAC Warranty, and you can choose to extend the length of your warranty if you wish.  

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