RAC Extended Warranty Explained
Carbase RAC Extended Warranty
How it works
RAC extended warranties are easy and convenient to add to your finance purchase when you buy your car from Carbase. Or if you're considering extending your warranty after your three months free are up, it's easy to get set up with a direct debit today. Instead of one flat service, RAC divides their warranty up into three distinct levels: Silver, Gold and Platinum, to suit your vehicle's specific needs.
In terms of availability, you can choose to extend your warranty for up to four years in one go - which your future self might just thank you for. If you're looking for a comprehensive, affordable and practical warranty, then RAC is the number one choice. A household name for motorist support and breakdowns, you don't want to trust anyone else with your vehicle when you can trust the experts.
Want to know more about how RAC warranties work, and what you get? This video is an excellent place to start:
Looking for peace of mind?
Then our RAC Extended Warranty is the ideal choice for you. Get in touch with our team today to find out more about whether RAC is the best fit for you. With proven success, from replacing turbo units on VW Golfs to replacing gearboxes on Audi A4's, you could potentially save thousands by investing in your safety net today. Get in touch now for a free quote on an extended RAC warranty for your vehicle.
Frequently asked questions
What is a car warranty?
Also known as mechanical breakdown insurance, a car warranty is a service that's designed to act as a 'safety net' in the event of your car breaking down. While not all warranties are equal, and policies differ in what they cover; generally a car warranty will cover all significant parts of repair in the event of a failure. Alongside direct repair costs, these kinds of warranties also include additional factors such as labour and hiring a replacement car for the duration of the repair.
How does an extended warranty from RAC work?
Instead of offering one flat rate for their car warranties, RAC tailors their services to your specific needs, with different tiers and lengths of plans offered as standard. The videos included above on how car warranties work with RAC are an excellent place to start, or you can get in touch with our team to find out more.
What's covered under RAC warranties?
There are three different tiers of warranty available from RAC. Here are the basics:
Platinum - Covers all mechanical and electrical parts as standard
Gold - Covers a comprehensive list of components
Silver - Covers components that commonly fail
For more information on the different tiers, the RAC terms and conditions can be viewed here.
How much does it cost for an RAC warranty?
The price of your warranty will depend on numerous factors, including the length of the policy and the tier of cover. Prices start from ï¿½399, great value compared to other options on the market. Get a quote for your specific vehicle today by getting in touch with us now.
If I have a RAC warranty, how do I make a claim?
If you need repairs on a vehicle that's covered under warranty, call 0330 100 3813 to access the help you need and to start the recovery and repairs process.
Is the RAC warranty worth buying?
If you want complete peace of mind when it comes to your vehicle. All too often, repairs can make a massive dent in your savings at the worst possible time. Having a RAC warranty in place can ensure that you're covered, with no unexpected bills on the horizon.
Should I buy an extended car warranty?
That's entirely up to you, but our professional recommendation would be to always have a warranty in place, keeping your car on the road and keeping your costs down even when a costly breakdown or failure occurs.