7 Year Warranty

Frequently Asked Questions About Kia’s 7 Year Warranty.

1. What models does it apply to?

Every make and model

2. Exactly how long is the warranty?

The warranty is a full 7 years from date of first registration OR to a maximum of 100,000 miles (whichever occurs first). For the first three years of the warranty, the mileage is unlimited.

3. Can I extend my Kia warranty?

Unfortunately Kia do not offer any products to extend the 7 year Kia warranty further.

4. What is actually covered?

Some items have a natural limited life/durability and are therefore covered for less than 7 years. These items include (but are not restricted to) consumable parts such as worn windscreen wiper blades, clutch linings, etc. The vehicle battery is warranted for a period of 2 years. The audio/ navigation system is warranted for 3 years/60,000 miles and vehicle paint is warranted for 5 years/100,000 miles.For all other components, the total cost of parts and labour associated with any warranty claim are covered. For full details of our terms and exclusions please click here.

5. What if I am a taxi or fleet car driver?

For fleets and company cars, the warranty coverage remains exactly the same. For a vehicle used as a taxi or private hire vehicle, the warranty period is limited to a maximum of 100,000 miles. Otherwise, coverage is the same.

6. Can I transfer the warranty to the next owner when I sell my car?

Yes - the Kia 7 year warranty is fully transferable to any subsequent owner of the vehicle while still valid.

7. Why is Kia the only manufacturer that offers 7 years?

Kia vehicles are rigorously tested to ensure the highest possible standards of reliability and durability. In addition, due to our investment in the most technologically advanced production facilities and manufacturing techniques, we can ensure that all our vehicles meet our highest quality standards. This outstanding production quality is what gives us the confidence to offer a 7 year manufacturer’s warranty across the entire range of our vehicles.

8. What about anti-perforation coverage?

The anti-perforation warranty on Kia vehicles are covered for at least 7 years/100,000* miles and some are covered for up to 12 years*. To find out the anti-perforation warranty cover applicable to your Kia please click here.* A periodic bodywork inspection is required for which a charge may apply.

9. Is roadside assistance included?

Every new Kia vehicle from the date of first registration comes with a complimentary 12 month KIAssist roadside assistance package as standard. To find out more to extend your KIAssist cover further please click here.

10. In which countries is my car covered?

The Kia 7 year warranty is valid in all EEA (European Economic Area) countries.

11. Are all dealers participating?

Yes - all official Kia authorised dealers throughout the EU will be available to administer and undertake any necessary work under the terms of the warranty as long as you can provide your Warranty Information and Service Record booklet.

12. When is the 7 year warranty valid from?

From the day of registration