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Will insurance cover the increased value if I add Enhanced Autopilot now?

Discussion in 'Model S' started by UncaNed, May 24, 2018.

  1. UncaNed

    UncaNed Member

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    If I add Enhanced Autopilot to my 2 month old Tesla, how can I get my insurance to add the value to the car so it's covered for the increased replacement cost (which would increase by the $6,000 cost of adding Enhanced Autopilot) in the event it's totaled?

    Will my insurance be obligated to cover the increased replacement value if I add Enhanced Autopilot now?

    Or how can I be sure if another driver totals my car and is at fault that their insurance will be liable for the extra $6,000 (or at least $5,000) added Enhanced Autopilot value as part of the replacement cost?
     
  2. brkaus

    brkaus Active Member

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    Ask your agent :)

    I'd assume it is no different from aftermarket items - tint, wheels, etc.

    When I insured my car, they didn't ask if I had AP or not. Just the main product line & version.
     

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