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Old 08-24-2012, 06:28 AM
HotRodW HotRodW is offline
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Location: Southwest Michigan
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Mein Auto: 2013 X1, 2012 Q5
It's not a bad idea, but it sounds like your dealership is trying to gouge you. You might want to consider a counter-offer. I was quoted $600 for the coverage, and I'm leaning toward purchasing it myself. It's not just the price of the runflats that concerns me. In fact, I intend to replace the runflats with conventional rubber as soon as I can justify it. Runflats are subject to sidewall damage, and the stiff sidewalls make the wheels more vulnerable as well. I was told that any tires I purchase would be covered, as would separate winter wheels and tires. I typically don't fall for extras and add-ons, but this is very tempting. (I live in Michigan where the roads are pocked, plus I have to drive over railroad tracks on a regular basis.)

2014 Touareg TDI R Line
2012 Q5 2.0T
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