Important Message


Drive away with complete peace of mind.

A warranty can provide important peace of mind for vehicle owners by covering the cost of essential repairs required to keep the vehicle on the road.

Each car we sell comes inspected & road-tested by our vehicle technicians and for peace of mind Bishop's Motor Company supplies a "Driver" warranty with all vehicles sold, included in the vehicles asking price.

For more information, please contact us or read some of our frequently asked questions below.

What length of warranty will I get?

This depends on the purchase price and mileage of your vehicle. The length of warranty being offered with your vehicle will be confirmed at the point of sale.

Our standard warranty is 12 months for vehicle over £2000 and under 125,000 miles.

All vehicles under £2000 come with a 3 month warranty included in the sale price.

Vehicles over 125,000 miles come with a 3 month warranty included in the sale price

Is there a claim limit?

There is a claim limit of £250 per claim.

Who do I contact if I need to make a claim?

If you need to make a claim on your warranty please contact Driver administration on 0300 456 4799.

What does the warranty cover? + (click to expand)

The following mechanical or electrical items specifically listed will be covered if the terms and conditions of the warranty are fully complied with:


Cycliner Block (excluding cracks and porosity); Cylinder bores and liners (excluding cracks and porosity); Crankshaft; Crank main bearings; big end bearings; oil pump; con-rods; gudgeon pins; small end bearings; pistons; piston rings; cylinder head (excluding cracks and porosity); rocker shaft; rockers; hydraulic lifters; camshaft and cam followers; push rods; camshaft bearings; inlet and exhaust valves, valve springs, valve guides; cylinder head gasket; inlet manifold; timing gears; timing chains; timing belt/chain tensioner; flywheel or flex plate, starter ring gear. (excludes overheating, de-coking, burnt, pitted and sticking valves). NB Failure of timing belt not covered

Rotary Engine

Rotors, vanes, rotor seals, rotor central shaft

Manual gearbox

Gears and gear clusters, selectors and shafts, synchromesh assemblies, ball and roller bearings, needle bearings, bushes and transfer gears.

Automatic gearbox

Governor, valve block, oil pump, gears, brake bands, clutches, seals, servos, shafts, bearings and bushes, modulator valve and transfer gears.


Brake master cylinder


Clutch plate, pressure plate, release thrust bearing, oil contamination (centre plate only), master and slave cylinders; clutch cabling including self-adjusting mechanism and clutch damper.


Internal shafts, bearings and bushes, thrust washers, spacers and bevel gears. Planetary gear assembly, crown wheel and pinion assembly. Includes front, rear and centre differentials (excluding viscous couplings and fluid differentials).

Front-wheel drive

Drive shafts, universal joints and couplings and constant velocity joints (excludes gaiters and bushes).

Rear-wheel drive

Drive shafts, universal joints and couplings, constant velocity joints, half shafts and bearings (excludes gaiters and bushes).

Engine Cooling System

Water pump

Electrical system

Starter motor and alternator

Full details including exclusions and terms and conditions can be found in the warranty booklet provided to all customers after purchase.

Warranty Assist Gold policy

We also offer customers the opportunity to upgrade from our standard warranty to Warranty Assist's Gold policy for an additional fee. Please ask your salesperson for further details.