12-01-2012, 08:31 AM
Join Date: May 2012
Mein Auto: 02 745li
Ask what they value your car before you buy. They will give you the exact $$ amount. Mine was valued at 17,000 on a 02 745 Li. So in my case it is a great buy.
Originally Posted by sirstopher
Will not cover coolant pipe. Also will only cover up to the low blue book at time of repair. I have had the same carcheck policy that you got and canceled it after 3 months, they were very fair and returned 80% of what I had paid into them.
Also, carcheck is just a retail outlet that sells for the underwriter, nothing is paid by them at time of repair.
I just could not see spending 50% of what blue book is on these cars at the time of purchase. I have had to shell out money on repairs on my car but everything I have replaced would have not been covered anyway.
My 2 cents
wishbone & steering rack
Rfmd hydro steering gea
Tension strut with hydr
Switch unit steering column
Coils 5&7 and new spark plugs
Faulty DSC Control Module
Leaking Crank Case Vent Valves
Power Steering pump, washer pump and grommont,
Crank Shaft position sensor
Total $13,481.37 in one year
my mechanic swears all these parts are re engineered to work better than the originals lol