FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions about Stanley Subaru's exclusive Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan
1. WHICH VEHICLES COME WITH THE LIFETIME POWERTRAIN PROTECTION PLAN?
The Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan applies to all our Premier used vehicles. Select pre-owned vehicles from brands like Subaru, Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Ford, Chevrolet, Dodge, Mitsubishi, Hyundai, Isuzu, Mazda, Pontiac, Scion, Suzuki, Volkswagen, Audi and others that have passed our exclusive 158 point inspection process, are 9 years or newer and have less than 85,000 miles.
2. WHAT IS THE POWERTRAIN?
powertrain of a vehicle is made up of the engine, transmission, transfer case, differentials and drive axles. Essentially, the powertrain is the system that powers the
car, and then transfers that power through to
the wheels of the car. 3. WHAT IS COVERED UNDER THE LIFETIME POWERTRAIN PROTECTION PLAN?
All the internally lubricated components of the powertrain plus the water pump and thermostat.
4. HOW LONG IS THE LIFETIME POWERTRAIN PROTECTION PLAN REALLY GOOD FOR?
The Protection Plan is valid for as long as the original owner owns the vehicle -for unlimited time and unlimited miles.
5. CAN I GET THE LIFETIME POWERTRAIN PROTECTION PLAN AT ANOTHER DEALER IN THE AREA?
Nope! Stanley Subaru is proud to be the only Subaru dealer in Northern New England offering this Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan.
6. HOW MUCH WILL IT COST?
Zero! The Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan comes standard with every vehicle meeting the above criteria. The Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan applies no matter how the vehicle is purchased; whether it is bought with cash or financed. The real question is how much will it cost to get comparable powertrain protection from another dealer? You could spend as much as 2,500 dollars just to get to 100,000 miles on a used car. This is a LIFETIME plan, at no additional cost to you!
7. IS THERE ANY EXTRA MAINTENANCE REQUIRED TO MAINTAIN THE LIFETIME POWERTRAIN PROTECTION PLAN?
No EXTRA maintenance is required. To get the full enjoyment and performance from your vehicle, we always recommend you follow our regular maintenance schedule, but your Lifetime Powertrain Protection is only contingent on the bare minimum level of oil changes and tire rotations.
8. DO I HAVE TO HAVE ALL OF MY SERVICE COMPLETED AT STANLEY SUBARU?
You are not required to have ALL of your service done at our dealership. To maintain the Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan program we only require that you do your minimum maintenance here at Stanley Subaru-- That means only your oil changes and tire rotations. And because you made the Smart Choice and purchased your vehicle from us, you get discounts on those services so they cost less than any major competitor. Compare our oil change price of $29.95* to anyone, you won't be disappointed. We believe our award winning service department and value based prices will exceed your expectations and we do hope that you'll use us for the rest of your service needs.
9. IS THE PROTECTION PLAN TRANSFERABLE IF I SELL THE VEHICLE?
No, the Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan is good only as long as you own the vehicle.
10. WHAT¹S THE CATCH?
There are no catches, hidden fees, or gimmicks. Stanley Subaru provides this Lifetime Powertrain Protection Plan because we have the best cars available, and making the smart choice to purchase your next vehicle from us gets you this exclusive benefit. It is our way of rewarding you for doing business with us.
While you can service your vehicle elsewhere, we hope you consider the award winning Stanley Subaru Service Center. With 7 bays and Subaru Master Technicians, Stanley Subaru will service your vehicle quickly and correctly. Stanley Subaru Service will provide free State Inspections, Lifetime Service and Parts discount with car purchases, free storage winter tires, and many other extras, including FREE Coffee for Life!
* 29.95 oil changes for conventional oil only. Some models may be higher. Some restrictions may apply. See Service Department for details.