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Bumper to Bumper Radio, the car guys on KTAR, 92.3 FM in Phoenix, AZ, broadcast every Saturday from 11:00 am to noon. On this show, Dave Riccio of Tri-City Transmission in Tempe, AZ and Matt Allen of Virginia Auto Service in Phoenix talk about common used vehicles warranties that may be pitched to you if you’re in the market for a used car. Also on this show:

  • What types of warranties should you consider before purchasing a used vehicle?
  • Which components of your vehicle are commonly covered under a pre-owned vehicle warranty?
  • Information about transmission specific warranties.
  • Are most used vehicle warranties refundable?
  • Information about Interstate Batteries incredible warranty program.
  • 2007 Lincoln Town Car: I’m considering the purchase of this vehicle. What information can you give me about flex fuel?
  • 2016 Honda CRV: How often should I replace my brake fluid? It was recommended to me at only 35k miles.
  • 1989 Chevrolet Blazer: What are a few things I could service or replace to have my truck running like new?
  • 2006 Honda Pilot: What should I expect to pay for a catalytic converter?
  • 2010 Volkswagen Jetta: I was given a list of parts that need to be replaced after bringing this car in for tires. Where should I get a second opinion?
  • 2005 Nissan Altima: At 298k miles, my car is making a loud diesel type sound for the first 15 minutes after starting. What could be the source of this?

Cars talked about on this show are the 2007 Lincoln Town Car, 2016 Honda CRV, 1989 Chevrolet Blazer, 2006 Honda Pilot, 2010 Volkswagen Jetta, and the 2005 Nissan Altima.

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