You don’t have to register your appliance or send in the guarantee card. You will still get your manufacturers 12 month guarantee. However, registering your appliance is definitely something you should do – and here are the reasons why. Manufacturer’s can refuse to honour extended guarantees if you haven’t registered the appliance Appliances always comeread the full article..
Guarantees & Warranties Advice
This is a category list of all my articles related to guarantees and warranties on appliances. The articles cover a wide range of related issues so it's well worth browsing through them. You might be surprised how interesting or useful some of them are.
Is it worth buying an extended warranty on a new appliance? It can add a significant cost to often already expensive appliances. But appliances are also very expensive to repair when they break down out of guarantee.. Personally, I never take out any extended warranties. I have been talked into it occasionally in the pastread the full article..
A look at the problem of waiting in all day for an engineer If you need to have an appliance engineer to fix your white goods appliance it can be very inconvenient. Most competitive repair companies and local engineers are very good at giving time-slot appointments these days. They try to work around our needs.read the full article..
This is a common threat when booking an appliance repair under guarantee or warranty. It’s usually even written in the instruction book. I try to view it as more of a threat that’s unlikely to be carried out or is unenforceable if challenged properly. However, many engineers will try to charge you. It’s an argumentread the full article..
I had a question from someone querying appliance guarantees. They wanted to know if the guarantee can be transferred to the new owner if purchased second hand.. She had bought a second hand washing machine from ebay. The seller had told her that it was approximately 2 years old and came with a 5 yearread the full article..
There is a clause that limits claims, though in fairness, it’s unlikely most people would be affected. However, it is possible that someone could get caught out by a limitation in the small print of Miele’s extended parts & labour warranties. Especially if they were using a Miele in a commercial or semi-commercial situation suchread the full article..