Frequently Asked Questions

Michael Automotive Center is pleased to offer an exclusive 25 Year / 250,000 Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty on all new vehicles purchased from Michael Automotive Center.

Q: What does the 25 Year / 250,000 Mile Michael Automotive Center Warranty program cover?


A: The 25 year 250,000 Mile Michael Automotive Center Warranty covers parts and labor on all approved engine, transmission and driveline failures.


Q: Where can I find the Manufacturer’s Recommended Maintenance Schedule for my vehicle?


A: See your Maintenance Guide given at the time of delivery.


Q: Do I have to have my maintenance work done at Michael Automotive Center?


A: No, you can have your maintenance performed at any ASE servicer station. You must keep all service records if maintenance is not performed at Michael Automotive center.


Q: Do all repairs under the 25 year warranty have to be performed at Michael Automotive Center?


A:  Any warranty work completed once the 25 Year / 250,000 Mile Warranty goes into effect (i.e. after the manufacturer’s warranty and extended warranty is expired) at any authorized corresponding manufacture.


Q:  What is the cost of this warranty?


A:  ABSOLUTELY NOTHING!  The 25 Year / 250,000 Mile Warranty is included with the purchase of new vehicles across all 4 brands (Cadillac, Chevrolet, Toyota, Volkswagen) sold at Michael Automotive Center.


Q: Is there a deductible when making a claim?


A: There is no deductible for the Original Factory portion of the Powertrain Warranty.  However, when the factory warranty expires, there will be $100 deductible on all covered items at Michael Automotive Center. If work is performed elsewhere, a $500 deductible will apply.


Q: Is the 25 Year / 250,000 Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty transferable?

A: No, The 25 Year / 250,000 Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty is not transferable and  will expire upon transfer. It is only good for “Original Owners”

Q:  Where is Michael Automotive Center Located?


A:  Michael Automotive Center has 3 service centers in Fresno. All warranty work can be performed at one of these brand specific locations.


Michael Toyota

50 W. Bullard Ave.

Fresno, CA 93704

Michael Cadillac Chevrolet

5735 N. Blackstone Ave.

Fresno, CA 93710

Michael Volkswagen

6061 N. Blackstone Ave.

Fresno, CA 93710


Q:  Which new brands does this warranty include?


A:  All 4 brands sold by Michael Automotive Center!  Cadillac, Chevrolet, Toyota, Volkswagen.

Additional Information:


The 25 year warranty: For “Original Owners”, the 25 Year / 250,000 Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty begins at expiration of the manufacturer’s warranty and all extended warranties ( if it applies), and will continue to cover the following components up to 300 months or 250,000 miles from the Original Date of Sale, whichever comes first. It does not cover normal wear and tear, maintenance, or any items excluded elsewhere.


The items covered by the 25 year 250,000 mile Powertrain Warranty include:


** In the Engine: 

** In the Transmission: 

** In the Drive Axle: 

** Fluid Coverage:


** see dealer for additional details on covered items!