Volkswagen Powertrain Warranty

Volkswagen Powertrain - Volkswagen Drive Easy

Powertrain covers the major components on your Volkswagen vehicle and offers protection against many major mechanical breakdowns.

Used VW Warranty Powertrain

Powertrain - nice extended protection for your used Volkswagen

Volkwagen Drive Easy Powertrain service plan provides economic, essential service contract protection for your used Volkswagen vehicle. Endorsed by Volkswagen, Drive Easy Powertrain for Volkswagen covers three critical assemblies (Engine, Transmission, Transaxle, and Drive Axle) for parts and labor costs in the event of mechanical failure beyond the Volkswagen warranty - even if the failure is caused by wear and tear *.

Enjoy a Genuine Volkswagen Drive Easy Powertrain plan for your Volkswagen.

Volkswagen Drive Easy Powertrain protects you against unexpected financial expenses by covering parts and labor costs. If repairs are necessary, they can be taken care of conveniently through any of the more than 5,000 authorized service centers across the United States.

Best of all, when you're on the road with Volkswagen Powertrain, you have the only service contract endorsed by Volkswagen . . . and security and peace of mind for the life of your vehicle service contract.

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Volkswagen Powertrain Component Coverage

Powertrain offers the essential coverage of major mechanical components in your used Volkswagen.

Volkswagen Covered Parts

For years, millions of Volkswagen Drive Easy Powertrain customers have known that, "The essential components that are critical to keeping you on the road are covered, in the event of mechanical breakdown - even if it results from wear and tear* - the covered components are protected, Volkswagen Powertrain will pay for the repair less any applicable deductible - whatever the Volkswagen part!"

Specific additional components are covered within three critical assemblies of your Volkswagen vehicle and are covered against mechanical failure even if it results from wear and tear*. Parts and labor are covered on:


  • Engine block and cylinder heads and all internally lubricated parts including pistons, piston rings, pins and cylinder sleeves
  • Crankshaft, pulley, main bearings, caps and bolts
  • Connecting rods, rod bearings, caps and bolts
  • Camshaft(s), camshaft bearings, buttons and plugs
  • Timing gears and timing chain or belt
  • Rocker arms, rocker arm pivots, shafts and bushings
  • Intake and exhaust valves, springs, guides, adjusters, retainers and seats
  • Pushrods and lifters
  • Intake manifold
  • Exhaust manifolds
  • Balance shaft
  • Water pump
  • Fuel pump
  • Thermostat
  • Oil pump, cover, gears, pressure relief valve and screen
  • Rotor housing, rotors, shims and silent shaft
  • All internal fasteners, nuts and bolts
  • Turbocharger/supercharger assembly including boost valve and wastegate
  • Seals and gaskets

Transmission and Transaxle

  • Transmission/transaxle case and all internally lubricated parts including ring and pinion gears
  • Oil pump, cover, gears, housing and vanes
  • Torque converter
  • Valve body(s)
  • Throttle valve
  • Valve pack
  • Governor, gear and cover
  • Parking gear and pawl
  • Roll pins
  • Sprags
  • Sprockets
  • Chain
  • Springs
  • Stator and shaft
  • Pressure regulator valve
  • Pressure switches
  • Solenoids
  • Bands
  • Automatic transmission/transaxle clutch, drums, pistons and steel plates
  • Planetary and sun gears
  • Servos and rings
  • Blockers
  • Synchronizer hubs and keys
  • Bearings
  • Bushings
  • Supports and shafts
  • Control rings
  • Yoke
  • Extension housing
  • Speedometer drive gears
  • Accumulators and rings
  • Adjusters
  • All internal fasteners, nuts and bolts
  • Shift cover and forks
  • Separate bell housing
  • Transfer case and all internal parts contained within the transfer case
  • Seals and gaskets

Drive Axle

  • Differential/axle housing(s) and all internally lubricated parts including the axle flange
  • Ring and pinion gear/carrier assembly
  • Spider gears and bearings
  • Pins
  • Retainers
  • Positraction clutches, plates and springs
  • Cover
  • Seals and gaskets
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Volkswagen Powertrain Benefits

Wear and Tear Coverage
Fluids Coverage
Improved Resale
Interest Free Payments
Travel Coverage Benefits
Towing and Car Rental Reimbursement
Over 5,000 Service Centers Nationwide
Road Hazard Protection (optional)

Wear and Tear Coverage

In addition to comprehensive mechanical protection, your Volkswagen Service Plan offers you the additional peace of mind that comes from Wear and Tear protection. Offering wear and tear protection for all components covered under all plans up to 50,000 miles on Volkswagen vehicles.

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Fluids Coverage

Replacement of necessary fluids, oils, greases, lubricants, and approved air conditioner gases that must be replaced in conjunction with a covered repair.

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Improved Resale

Each plan is fully transferable, making your Volkswagen vehicle more appealing to potential buyers.

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Interest Free Payments

Volkswagen Extended Service Plans are smart investments that protect your short and long term financial stability. You want it. You know that you need it. However, you might be worried about the expense and/or having to come up with a lump of cash to pay for it. The solution is simple -- Volkswagen provides interest free financing with low monthly payments for all available Volkswagen Real Driver plans including Platinum, Gold, Gold Plus, Silver and Powertrain.

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Travel Coverage Benefits

If your vehicle is inoperable due to a covered mechanical breakdown, and you are more than 100 miles from home, your Volkswagen Service Plan provides you with travel coverage that includes reimbursement for meals, lodging, and alternative transportation, up to $75 per day to a maximum of $375 per occurence. (Note: Prior authorization from the toll-free assistance center is required.)

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Towing and Car Rental Reimbursement

Towing Reimbursement up to $75 when required due to the failure of a covered part or simply call the dedicated 24-hour toll free assistance hotline to arrange for towing services to the nearest Volkswagen dealership up to $75 per incident.

Car Rental Reimbursement for car rental expenses, based on flat-rate repair time, up to $35 per day, and $350, 10 days maximum.

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Over 5,000 Service Centers Nationwide

Receive service at greater than 5,000 authorized service centers and repair facilities nationwide.

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Optional Tire Coverage

Optional Road Hazard protection is available for your Volkswagen. The Repair or replacement of a tire that is damaged by a road hazard such as debris on the road or potholes. Ask us about this great product.

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Why Choose Volkswagen to extend your coverage?

Itís no surprise that studies show most major repairs are needed after the Volkwagen factory warranty has expired. That means youíll have to deal with all the inconvenience, time, energy, and expense without any help from your vehicleís original Volkwagen factory warranty, until now.

When you choose the Volkswagen Vehicle Protection Plan thatís right for you, you can be covered for up to 100,000 miles, depending upon the age and mileage of your vehicle. You can select from a national network of over 5,000 authorized service centers.

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Volkswagen Extended Warranty Models

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This Volkswagen Extended Warranty Web Site is intended solely for the purpose of providing general information with respect to vehicle VW service contracts and VW factory warranties. You must refer to the actual vehicle service contract to obtain specific information about definitions; terms and conditions; coverages; benefits; claim instructions; exclusions; and special state requirements. See our Privacy Policy and Terms. Volkswagen Real Driver changed names to Volkswagen Drive Easy program, still the only official protection plan that complements the VW warranty just by a different name.