Honda Certified Pre-Owned Warranty Explained

When you choose a Certified Pre-Owned Honda from Wilde East Towne Honda, it also come with Honda’s Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Warranty.

Period of Coverages

Your Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle is covered by the following Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Limited Warranty:

  • Non-Powertrain Coverage:
    • HondaTrue Certified+: Vehicles with less than 12 months and 12,000 miles from their original In-Service Date will receive 24 months or 50,000 miles (whichever occurs first) of Non-Powertrain Warranty coverage beginning at the expiration of the New Vehicle Limited Warranty.
    • HondaTrue Certified: Vehicles with more than 12 months and 12,000 miles from their original In-Service Date will receive 12 months or 12,000 miles (whichever occurs first) of Non-Powertrain Warranty coverage beginning at the expiration of the New Vehicle Limited Warranty, or from the date of sale of the Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle if the New Vehicle Limited Warranty has expired at the time of sale.
  • Powertrain Coverage: 7 years or 100,000 total odometer miles (whichever occurs first) from original In-Service Date.
  • Eligible Honda Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles: Current model year and up to 5 previous model years with 80,000 miles or fewer at time of vehicle delivery to the retail customer.

What Is Covered

  • Replacement Parts Parts replaced under the Limited Warranty become the property of American Honda. American Honda will make the final decision whether to repair any existing part or assembly, or replace it. American Honda may use new, factory-remanufactured parts, or parts of like kind and quality, rather than new parts, for some warranty repairs.

Powertrain Limited Warranty Coverage

  • Engine Cylinder block and head and all internal parts; timing gears and gaskets; timing chain/belt and cover; flywheel; valve covers; oil pan; oil pump; intake and exhaust manifolds; engine mounts; engine/powertrain control module; water pump; fuel pump; turbocharger; seals and gaskets.
  • Transmission/Transfer Case Case and all internal parts; torque converter; transfer case and all internal parts; transmission/powertrain control module; seals and gaskets.
  • Front-Wheel-Drive System Final drive housing and all internal parts; driveshafts; constant-velocity joints; front hubs and bearings; seals and gaskets.
  • Rear-Wheel-Drive System Differential housing and all internal parts, propeller shafts; universal joints; driveshafts; constant-velocity joints; rear hubs and bearings; seals and gaskets.

Non-Powertrain Limited Warranty Coverage

  • Fuel System Fuel control units; fuel pressure regulator; fuel injectors; fuel sensors; fuel injection resistors; fuel rails; metal fuel delivery lines; throttle body and fuel tank.
  • Suspension Upper and lower control arms; control arm shafts and bushings; upper and lower ball joints; spindles; coil springs; rear axle beam; stabilizer bar, links and bushings; McPherson strut inserts; strut bearings; strut mounts; strut plate and shock absorbers.
  • Steering Rack-and-pinion steering assembly; steering gearbox; power-steering pump and high-pressure hoses; steering knuckles; rods; stabilizer bar, shaft, bushings and steering column.
  • Brakes ABS electronic control unit; wheel sensors; pump and motor; modulator; modulator solenoids; pressure switch; actuator assembly; master cylinder; brake booster and check valve; disc brake calipers; wheel cylinders; proportioning valve; all brake lines/hoses and fittings; parking-brake assembly and cables.
  • Electrical & Sensors Alternator; voltage regulator; ignition system (excluding cap, rotor, high-tension wires and spark plugs); solenoids; relays; resistors; all electronic control modules/units; rear defroster; factory-installed security systems; all electric motors, including, but not limited to, power seat, power window, power mirror, sunroof, heater/ventilation blower, and control motors; windshield-wiper motor; washer pump; cooling-fan; starter; speedometer; gauges; speedometer/instrument cluster light bulbs (does not include clock, air-conditioning panel or radio display); manually operated switches; oil-pressure sending unit; thermoswitch; coolant temperature sensor and all wiring harnesses.
  • Batteries & Bulbs High Voltage Batteries used only in hybrid vehicles (nickel-metal hydride, lithium-ion and polymer lithium-ion batteries).
  • Heating, Cooling & Air Conditioning Air-conditioning system compressor; compressor clutch and coil; evaporator core; condenser; expansion valve; receiver drier; blower motor; blower motor resistor; hard lines; high-pressure hoses; vent control servos; radiator and heater core.
  • Audio & Navigational Devices Factory-installed radio; DVD player; CD player; cassette player; speakers and Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System.
  • Other Hood hinges; trunk-lid hinges; door hinges; manual and power window regulators; external pumps and motors.
  • Safety Restraint System Airbags (with the exception of airbags deployed due to collision); SRS control units; SRS sensors; cable reel and associated wiring harnesses.
  • Fluids & Lubricants The following are covered only when required as part of a covered repair: engine oil; transmission fluid; differential fluid; coolant; power-steering fluid; air-conditioning refrigerant and compressor oil.
  • Diagnostic Time Reasonable teardown time

What Is Not Covered

Parts not covered by this limited warranty fall into three basic categories:

  • Standard maintenance items and procedures
  • Emission system
  • General appearance, body parts, interior, trim and glass

Additional limitations include but are not limited to circumstances such as misuse, abuse, non-compliance with warranty policies, lack of proper maintenance and acts of nature.

Additional Benefits

  • Emergency Roadside Assistance and Towing
    • Emergency towing to the nearest authorized Honda dealership or repair facility required as a result of a mechanical breakdownor vehicle accident/collision
    • Flat-tire change (with spare)
    • Battery boost (jump-start)
    • Emergency fuel delivery (up to 3 gallons)
    • Lockout assistance
    • Winch service (within 10 feet of paved road)
  • Trip-Interruption Expense Reimbursement
  • Concierge Service
  • Computerized trip routing, touring, map services and National Hotel Privileges Directory
  • 24-hour Honda Dealer Locator

To learn more about what is and is not covered under Honda’s Certified Pre-Owned Warranty, check out the Honda Certified website, or ask one of our sales & leasing consultants to help you better understand it.


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