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Old 02-15-2016, 09:25 PM   #1
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Extended service plans

Good Sam extended service plans. What is your opinion? Do they actually cover what they say they do. Any problem with claims?

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Old 02-15-2016, 09:47 PM   #2
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Be sure to read the fine print.

You will have to keep accurate records and make sure all required maintenance is done on schedule.

They are out to make a profit so anything/reason they can find will void the warranty.

A lot of folks will tell you to take the money you would pay for the extended warranty and put it in a savings account.


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Old 02-15-2016, 09:50 PM   #3
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I have read some that say GS works, and some that say it doesn't.
EX: if fridge goes out, can you prove annual required maintenance was done?
Not sure what else to say but what jfran said above.
I have looked into them and they scare me--no matter which one, there are bad reports on internet reviews. Perhaps, tho, good results aren't posted...
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Old 02-15-2016, 10:00 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by jfran304 View Post
A lot of folks will tell you to take the money you would pay for the extended warranty and put it in a savings account.
Did that, cost us bigtime!

There was a case sometime ago where a person had a transmission problem. Service administrator asked for service records as per the contract. They denied the transmission claim because the owner was 750 miles past due on his engine service!
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Old 02-15-2016, 10:55 PM   #5
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Lots of other warranty companies

We got a policy from Wholesale Warranty at less than 1/2 cost of good Sam!
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Old 02-15-2016, 11:21 PM   #6
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Do you have any RV repair places near you?

Go to them and ask their opinion of Good Sam when it comes to paying claims.

I had $12,000 worth of repair work done at a local RV dealer and my insurance, AAA, covered it all. I asked the service department what insurance company they like to work with best and they said AAA hands down.

My claim was due to a rear dual tire blowing out and ripping all my wiring out.
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Old 02-16-2016, 05:14 AM   #7
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My advice, shop around. I personally had a problem with GS 4yrs. ago, and immediately cancelled. I went with www.wholesalewarranties.com and have NEVER had a problem with them taking care of any problems.

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