|Manufacturer Extended Warranty
||Third-Party Extended Warranty
|Coverage must be purchased from the dealership, typically before your new vehicle warranty expires.
||Coverage can be purchased at any time.
|The highest terms available are typically eight years.
||Some providers offer coverage for vehicles up to 10 to 15 years.
|There are usually only one or two levels of coverage offered.
||Most providers have multiple coverage levels to choose from.
|Repairs must be performed at a dealership.
||Repairs can generally be completed at a dealership or at any U.S. or Canadian repair facility certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE®)