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Re: Maxcare opinions

Just pulled the trigger and did the Maxcare (lifetime w/ no deductible) from Ziegler. Figure the rental car coverage is a nice addition as well. My last Grand Cherokee was low maintenance, but you never know.

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Just pulled the trigger and did the Maxcare (lifetime w/ no deductible) from Ziegler. Figure the rental car coverage is a nice addition as well. My last Grand Cherokee was low maintenance, but you never know.

What was your cost?



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On the installment plan, $4630 for the zero deductible lifetime warranty
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On the installment plan, $4630 for the zero deductible lifetime warranty
Yikes. You should return it and get the $100 deductible instead. Do the math.
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Old 06-18-2016, 08:02 AM
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Yikes. You should return it and get the $100 deductible instead. Do the math.
Yes, the $100.00 deductible saves a tremendous amount on the purchase price of the policy. I think when I purchased mine in April of last year, (I can't believe it's been that long already), I figured the amount of times I would have to take it in, to break even on the added cost of eliminating the $100.00 deductible. And the vehicle would have to break down so many times, I would sell the damn thing first, to rid myself of the aggravation, before I would ever capitalize on it.

Don't get me wrong, I'm a huge fan of Max Care. But with that said, like most insurance, if you want it to cover every nickel and dime item, it becomes cost prohibitive.
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Yikes. You should return it and get the $100 deductible instead. Do the math.

I have had a total of 26 car rental days in 3 visits because my hub module needed replacement.

I figure if I do 14 visits in the life time I break even with have 0 deductible.

I didn't know they had finance plans on warranties . I stay away from that.


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And the vehicle would have to break down so many times
Unless I misread, I believe he is buying a Jeep ....
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Unless I misread, I believe he is buying a Jeep ....
And they've never made a bad one?
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And they've never made a bad one?
My sarcasm was in the opposite direction sir - I was refuting the assertion that the lower deductible should be taken because of how many times it would need to be used in order to break even...
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My sarcasm was in the opposite direction sir - I was refuting the assertion that the lower deductible should be taken because of how many times it would need to be used in order to break even...
I see, said the blind man.
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The official MVP Max Care 7yr/100k/$100 deduct can be had for $1600 and the Lifetime/Unlimited/$100 deduct can be had for $2,500 from several online sources.
From where are those prices?
Zeigler quoted me for liftime/$100 $3800 with been 2014/42000
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From where are those prices?
Zeigler quoted me for liftime/$100 $3800 with been 2014/42000
that's normal high pricing...keep in mind u r past 12k )small price bump), past 36k (small price bump) and there are always unannounced price increases that will creep the price up 5% or so every so often...

got to zeiglers website...I am seeing $2,780....then you can contact Bob Cline there and he can usually get it down a couple hundred benjamins....

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here's another online dealer option...they appear to be $2,530 straight up without any phone call so who knows maybe a benjamin or so off with a phone call?

http://www.chryslerwarrantydirect.co...hoose_warranty

don't wait too long....u have until 48k or 48 months in service to get your MVP plan....
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