TMC is an independent, primarily volunteer organization that relies on ad revenue to cover its operating costs. Please consider whitelisting TMC on your ad blocker and becoming a Supporting Member. For more info: Support TMC

Shall I keep the maintenance package?

Discussion in 'Model X' started by keytalker, Oct 19, 2019.

  1. keytalker

    keytalker Member

    Oct 1, 2016
    SF Bay
    I purchased the 4 year maintenance package when the model x was bought on 2016, and two annual maintenance has been done since. Now it's approaching the third one. I'm wondering I should just get the money back or use the remaining two. I might like to keep the car for a while and even consider getting extended warranty. Thanks for your suggestion.
  2. Tam

    Tam Well-Known Member

    Nov 25, 2012
    Visalia, CA
    Current recommended third-year service includes:

    1) HEPA every 3 years. This is an extra charge in addition to what you pre-paid for 4 years.
    2) Tire rotation (The X cannot do cross rotation, only side to side due to front/rear size difference)

    That doesn't sound much. If you don't know how to check your tire treads or alignment, maybe you should keep the maintenance package.

    If you are do-it-yourself type, I would ask for a refund.
  3. IsthataTesl.a?

    Apr 20, 2017
    Arizona Territory
    In my experience, there are often items found in need of replacement during the Annual Service or done proactively. Without the car having a full "once over" each year, they might not be noticed. This would be especially important if your warranty were close to expiring. If I didn't keep the service package I would probably put those funds towards the Extended Warranty.

    Just my opinion.
    • Like x 1

Share This Page

  • About Us

    Formed in 2006, Tesla Motors Club (TMC) was the first independent online Tesla community. Today it remains the largest and most dynamic community of Tesla enthusiasts. Learn more.
  • Do you value your experience at TMC? Consider becoming a Supporting Member of Tesla Motors Club. As a thank you for your contribution, you'll get nearly no ads in the Community and Groups sections. Additional perks are available depending on the level of contribution. Please visit the Account Upgrades page for more details.