- This is an example of Chevrolet's manufacturer's warranty
- What is the 100,000 mile/5-year Powertrain warranty?
All Chevrolet cars and trucks are covered. The Powertrain Limited Warranty is 100,000 miles or 5-years which only covers the powertrain. This would be the engine, transmission and drive train. All other componets on the vehicle are not covered under this warranty. In addition, the Roadside Assistance and Courtesy Transportation programs are also 100,000 miles or 5-years (whichever comes first).
- How is the bumper-to-bumper warranty affected by this 100,000 mile/5-year warranty?
The bumper-to-bumper New Vehicle Limited Warranty on new GM cars and light-duty trucks remains in effect for 3 years or 36,000 miles (whichever comes first, see dealer for details) on Chevrolet and GMC vehicles; and 4 years or 50,000 miles (whichever comes first, see dealer for details) on Buick and Cadillac vehicles. The powertrain limited warranty supplements the bumper to bumper warranty and, in general, continues to cover the engine, transmission, transfer case and axle assemblies on light duty vehicles up to the 5 years or 100,000 miles.
- The bumper-to-bumper warranty and what it covers
The Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty covers Chevrolet cars and trucks for 3 years or 36,000 miles (whichever occurs first); and 4 years or 50,000 miles (whichever occurs first) on Buick and Cadillac vehicles. It covers just about all mechanical compents on teh vehicle against mechanical defects. Original tires are covered but prorated after 12,000 miles during the terms of the Bumper to Bumper Limited Warranty. For further details go to www.gm.com for more information.
- Is my vehicle covered from rust, too?
Chevrolet vehicles are designed and built to resist corrosion. The warranty for body and sheet metal components against rust-through corrosion is for a minimum of 6 years/100,000 miles (whichever comes first). Application of additional rust-inhibiting materials is not required under the corrosion coverage and none is recommended.
What is Roadside Assistance?
- GM has a Roadside Assistance program to aid owners during an emergency and with other services. It is a complimentary service that comes with each new GM vehicle. Services provided include:
- 24-hour, 7-days-a-week toll-free 800 phone assistance
- Towing to the closest GM divisional dealer (from a legal roadway)
- Flat tire change (using vehicle's spare or tire inflator kit)
- Battery jump-start
- Vehicle unlock service (costs for a new key and the labor to create not covered)
- Trip interruption assistance (coverage varies by brand)
- Trip routing (coverage varies by brand)
- Emergency fuel delivery (up to $5.00 worth)
- How do I contact Roadside Assistance?
- If your GM vehicle is equipped with an active OnStar subscription, the customer can simply press the blue button for roadside service. If it is not equipped with OnStar, please contact the appropriate number below to initiate roadside assistance for your vehicle:
- Chevrolet 800-243-8872
- Buick 800-252-1112
- Pontiac 800-762-3742
- GMC 800-462-8782
- Oldsmobile 800-442-6537
- Saturn 800-553-6000
- HUMMER 866-486-6376
- Cadillac 800-224-1400
- How long is my vehicle covered by Roadside Assistance?
Roadside Assistance is included for 5 years/100,000 miles on 2007 and newer GM models.
- Are there any costs to me for using Roadside Assistance?
There is generally no charge for any of the services listed under "What is Roadside Assistance?" while the vehicle is covered by the complimentary Roadside Assistance service. However, additional charges may be incurred for some services, including towing the vehicle beyond the closest GM dealer; for non-warranty parts and labor; or for lost key replacements. For details and additional information, please refer to Section 7 of the Owner's Manual.