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What does Comprehensive Insured Warranty cover?

Comprehensive Insured Warranty covers your BMW's mechanical and electrical components for defects that may arise - with the exception of those items specified below:

Batteries, all exhaust components (except Catalytic Converter), brake and clutch facings, discs and drums, bulbs and fuses, channels and guides, weather strips and seals, handles, hinges and check straps, trim, upholstery and cosmetic finishes, wheels and tyres, wiper blades and arms, glass, auxiliary drive belts, coolant and fuel hoses, the cleaning or adjustment of any component, all service items which will require periodic replacement. However all insured components, even if the failure is due to normal degradation (wear and tear), are included up to 100,000 miles from date of registration.

How long does BMW Insured Warranty cover my vehicle for?

You can choose either:

As this is an insurance product, does an excess apply?

You can choose a policy with or without an excess. The excess is payable on any claims you make on the policy. You can choose an excess of £0, £100 or £250.

Does BMW Insured Warranty include any additional benefits?

Yes. A facility for UK roadside recovery only - Warranty Assistance - is included with BMW Insured Warranty.

Please note that this service is limited to recovery to the nearest retailer within the UK only and is not a replacement for the full assistance services and benefits provided by BMW Roadside Assistance at home, elsewhere or on the road in the UK, Republic of Ireland and Continental Europe. BMW Roadside Assistance cover is available as an option with all BMW Insured Warranty policies.

What is the maximum claim limit for Comprehensive Insured Warranty?

The claim limit for Comprehensive Insured Warranty is the purchase price paid for the vehicle, inclusive of VAT.

Can I purchase BMW Roadside Assistance at the same time as Insured Warranty?

Yes. Simply select the option to include BMW Roadside Assistance when you take out your BMW Insured Warranty policy.

Are there any restrictions on which vehicles can be covered by Comprehensive Insured Warranty?

Comprehensive cover is available for vehicles with mileage under 100,000 miles (at the time of purchasing the warranty). The BMW Insured Warranty will not cover any vehicle that is used for private hire or courier services. This includes, hire and reward, taxi or chauffeur services.

What options are available for vehicles with mileage over 100,000?

If your vehicle has mileage of 100,000 miles or more, you can still take out a DriveLine Insured Warranty DriveLine Insured Warranty policy.

How do I purchase a BMW Insured Warranty policy for my vehicle?

To obtain a quotation, or to purchase a policy online now, simply click the button below. Please be aware that to get a quotation you will need your vehicle registration number and the exact current mileage of your car. If you were sent a reminder letter you also will require the PIN and login name detailed on it.

Alternatively, call 0345 641 9790 for more information or to purchase your policy by telephone. Lines are open 08:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday and 9:00 to 13:00 on Saturday, excluding public holidays.

What payment methods are available for BMW Insured Warranty?

You can pay either annually or monthly by Direct Debit, depending on the type of warranty you require.

If you choose to pay monthly, you will still need to pay your first monthly premium by Card in order for us to arrange cover immediately.

We accept cards issued by VISA, MasterCard and American Express.

What assistance will I receive if I opt for BMW Insured Warranty without Roadside Assistance?

Should you choose not to include Roadside Assistance with your BMW Insured Warranty, Warranty Assistance will only provide recovery to the nearest BMW Centre in the event of immobilisation more than half a mile away from your home address.

If I have a high voltage battery is it covered by my Insured Warranty?

BMW Insured warranty does not cover your high voltage battery, but the high voltage batteries of all BMW i Performance / PHEV models (Plug-in-Hybrid Electric Vehicle) are covered by BMW’s battery Certificate for up to six years from the date of registration, or up to 60,000 miles, whichever comes first.

The high voltage batteries of all BMW i models (BMW i3 and BMW i8) are covered by BMW’s battery Certificate for up to eight years or 100,000 miles, whichever comes first.

Is the charging cable for my BMW i Performance / PHEV (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle) or BMW i vehicle covered?

Charging cables are not covered by your BMW Insured Warranty. The standard 3 –Pin domestic plug (Mode 2) charge cable is covered by BMW for 3 years. The optional / accessory AC Fast or AC Rapid (Mode 3) charge cables are covered by BMW for 2 years from the date of purchase.

What happens if my BMW i3 runs out of battery charge?

In the event that your BMW i3 runs out of battery charge please call BMW Roadside Assistance Services on 0800 777 111 if calling from a landline or 0208 603 9411 if calling from a mobile. BMW Roadside Assistance will take you and your vehicle to the nearest public charging point.