Originally Posted by mrkbbd
Hey guys, I encountered a strange warranty issue with my X5. It has 40k miles and is still under the extended warranty and maintenance plan. The thrust rod bushings went out on it and my dealer (the car is in FLA right now) said it wasn't covered and wants around $1,000 to fix it. I can't believe that a wear and tear item isn't covered under the maintenance plan...any thoughts?
Your 6/100k maintenance extension only covers basic maintenance serivces. Oil changes, brake flush, wipers, belts, pads/rotors.
Suspension components are not covered under that plan, or Certified Pre-Owned.