Is the warranty on my Volkswagen vehicle transferable to another owner?

August 7th, 2018 by

One of the big advantages that Volkswagen vehicles have over other automotive brands is the very generous People First Warranty. This includes a 6-years/72,000-miles warranty that provides bumper-to-bumper coverage. In comparison, most other cars only have a 3-years/36,000-miles basic warranty and a 5-years/60,000-miles powertrain warranty.

Volkswagen Transferable Warranty

Another great thing about the Volkswagen People First Warranty is that it is transferable to another owner at no extra cost — as long as it is transferred within the 6-years/72,000-miles warranty period. Most other car warranties are non-transferable.

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What Volkswagen models have the People First Warranty coverage?

All 2018 model-year and newer Volkswagen models are covered by the People First Warranty. For warranty information on Volkswagen models prior to the 2018 model-year, please view the Owner’s Manual for your vehicle.


Is there anything that the VW People First Warranty does not cover?

The Volkswagen People First Warranty covers repairs on anything that arises as the result of defects in workmanship or manufacturer’s material. It doesn’t cover routine maintenance and the repairs and replacement of parts that undergo normal wear and tear, such as a battery, wiper blades, brake pads, and tires.

Get Warranty-Covered Volkswagen Service in Orange County CA

The Volkswagen People First Warranty offers tremendous peace of mind for Volkswagen owners. If you have any repairs that are covered by the People First Warranty, you can get it done at any authorized Volkswagen dealer in the United States. If you live in Orange County or elsewhere in Southern California, you can take it to us right here at Capistrano Volkswagen, with our highly-experienced technicians, state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment, and a much-deserved reputation for exceptional customer service.

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