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Bought a car recently (less than 1 Year ago) and it has now

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bought a car recently (less than 1 Year ago) and it has now assessed as being in need of a major repair,possible cost €2000. I believe the car to be still under warranty but have no invoice showing this. When you buy an object should you not expect to last for a certain amount of time before breaking down? The car cost me €18,500.00. Please advise
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Greg replied 10 months ago.
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If the car is still under warranty then this should be covered in any VW Dealership .
The Warranty is only 3 years so check with the Dealership from your Chassis number when the car was first bought..
If you are lucky you may be still in the warranty time .
Also when buying a second hand car from the dealers they normally give an advance warranty, so check with where you bought the car ..
If you bought the car from a none VW dealership then you will have only the first 3 year warranty, so as said check the first sale date as in many cases some buy the 2012 in 2013 and the warranty starts at first sale date not production date .
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