TERMS AND CONDITIONS
ELIGIBILITY – Kia vehicles (“Kia”); odometer reading of 5,000 miles or less; Untitled; Current model year and prior model year.
MAINTENANCE REQUIREMENTS – In order to keep your Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty valid, you must follow the maintenance procedures listed below.
- You are responsible for making sure the oil warning light gauge and the temperature warning light gauge are functioning before driving the vehicle.
- Your vehicle must receive all scheduled maintenance as recommended by the manufacturer’s Owners Manual.
- You must keep all copies of all maintenance and repair orders. Copies must indicate: customer name, repair order number, repair order date, Vehicle Identification Number, a description of your vehicle, repair order mileage, and a complete description of services performed.
- We will require you to furnish us with proof that the specified services have been performed. Failure to show proof that all scheduled maintenance and repairs have been performed will void coverage under this Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty.
Lifetime Kia is committed to ensuring your vehicle is properly maintained in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommendations, however it is ultimately your responsibility to retain copies of your maintenance records in order to assure your compliance with maintenance record retention and to assure eligibility of coverage of this Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty.
COMMERCIAL USAGE – Customer acknowledges that this vehicle will not be used for competitive driving or racing, police or emergency service, principally off-road use, snow removal, carriage of passengers for hire, commercial delivery/service/repair, rental purposes, towing a trailer or another vehicle unless your vehicle is equipped for this as recommended by the manufacturer.
COVERED COMPONENTS – Customer acknowledges that the components covered will be the same as the original Factory 5-year/60,000 mile Powertrain warranty with the exception of items listed herein as not covered under DETAILS AND COVERAGES OF WARRANTY.
TRANSFERABILITY – Customer acknowledges that this Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty is Non-Transferable and expires the day he/she sells, trades or transfers the above vehicle.
NOT A SERVICE CONTRACT OR INSURANCE – Customer acknowledges that this Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty is being provided at NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE and is not a Service Contract and is not insurance.
DETAILS AND COVERAGES OF WARRANTY
Engine: Cylinder block and head and all internal parts, intake manifold, timing gears and gaskets, timing chain/belt and cover, flywheel, valve covers, oil pan, oil pump, engine mounts, turbocharger housing and all internal parts, supercharger housing and all internal parts, engine control computer, water pump, fuel pump, seals and gaskets.
Transmission & Transaxle: Case and all internal parts, torque converter, clutch cover, transmission mounts, transfer case and all internal parts, engine control computer, seals and gaskets.
Front Wheel Drive System: Final drive housing and all internal parts, axle shafts, drive shaft, constant velocity joints, front hub and bearings, seals and gaskets.
Rear Wheel Drive System: Axle housing & all internal parts, propeller shaft, u-joints, axle shaft, drive shaft, bearings, supports, seals and gaskets.
NOT COVERED UNDER WARRANTY: This warranty does not cover damage or failures resulting directly or indirectly from fire, accidents, theft, abuse, negligence, misuse (racing or overloading), improper repairs, alteration or tampering, including installation of non-genuine Kia accessories, lack of proper maintenance, including use of fluids other than those specified in the Owner’s Manual, installation of non-genuine Kia parts, airborne chemicals, tree sap, road debris (including stone chips), rail dust, salt, hail, floods, wind storms, water contamination, lightning and other environmental conditions.
TIRES: Tires are covered by a separate warranty provided by the manufacturer.
NORMAL WEAR AND TEAR: Noise, vibration, cosmetic conditions and other deterioration caused by normal wear and tear.
MAINTENANCE EXPENSE: Normal maintenance services such as engine tune ups, lubrication, replacement of fluid and filters, spark plugs, brake pads / linings, and clutch linings.
ALTERNATIVE TECHNOLOGY: Including hybrid systems and other alternative fuel vehicles such as electric, natural gas and diesel. All alternative technology and hybrid related components and parts such as generators, batteries and others are specifically excluded from coverage under this warranty.
VEHICLE WITH ALTERED ODOMETER: A vehicle on which the odometer has been altered so that actual mileage cannot be determined.
SALVAGE OR TOTAL LOSS OF VEHICLE: Any vehicle that has ever been issued a “salvage” title or similar title under any state law or has ever been declared a “total loss” or equivalent by a financial institution or insurer, such as by payment for a claim in lieu of repairs because the cost of repairs exceeded the cash value of the vehicle.
INCIDENTAL DAMAGES: Incidental or consequential damages associated with a vehicle failure. Such damages include but are not limited to inconvenience, the cost of transportation, telephone calls and lodging, the loss of personal or commercial property, and the loss of pay or revenue.
WHERE YOU ARE COVERED: This Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty applies to breakdowns occurring within the continental United States of America, Hawaii and Canada.
DEDUCTIBLE - $100 is the amount you must pay for covered repairs per covered component.
ADMINISTRATOR – Warranty Automotive Services Corporation is the administrator of this Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty. This Lifetime Limited Powertrain Warranty is provided by Lifetime Kia at NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE to the New Kia Vehicle Purchaser.