Originally Posted by theDude
I had the same concerns you do regarding the warranty and reliability of the twin turbos/engine/transmission. Since I, also, planned on keeping the car for more than 4 years, I decided to get the extended mechanical and maintenance warranties. You may want to consider skipping an option or two, if buying the extended warranty gives you more peace of mind.
The mechanical warranty ran me $2500, and is 7 years 100k, fyi...
If I remember correctly, the mechanical warranty can be purchased after the initial purchase, right? As in, could be bought at any point before the original warrany runs out?