Bharat Benz introduces extended warranty for BS-IV trucks

BharatBenz, a brand of Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), on Wednesday has launched extended warranty offering for all of its BS-IV compliant heavy-duty and medium duty trucks.

At up to 8 years or 8 lakh kilometres, the warranty is of the longest duration offered in the entire CV industry, the company said in a release.

The scope of the extended warranty includes all powertrain aggregates such as engine, transmission, propeller shaft and drivehead.

The extended warranty offerings can be availed across the lifecycle of standard warranty by the customers, with flexible pricing options available as per the application and age of vehicle.

Speaking on the initiative, Ramesh Rajagopalan, Vice President - Customer Service, DICV said, “BharatBenz continues to raise the benchmark on customer value proposition in Indian CV industry. Our latest extended warranty is an industry first with its wide coverage. This offers another complimentary product for our customers, in addition to the full service contracts offered upto 10 years or 15 lakh kilometres already.”

Besides, customers can also benefit from risk coverage against unexpected breakdowns. The warranty package is supported across BharatBenz’s 200+ network touchpoints.