“In the event of a total loss or theft the customer is entitled for the full sum insured and not based on market value at the time of the loss,” said Perodua Sales Sdn Bhd managing director Datuk Zahari Husin.
Perodua president and CEO Datuk Aminar Rashid Salleh was also present at the official launch.
The “Perodua Total Protect” offers 10 years’ coverage on excess, loading and betterment.
This means that the insurance panel which under this programme will waive any additional or excess and betterment charges up to 10 years.
In addition, this programme also give advanced Auto Assist free towing service coverage that includes a 24/7 coverage assist; terms and conditions apply.
“Those requiring assistance under the Perodua Total Protect programme are welcomed to call our toll free number and we will dispatch a team to you,” said Zahari.
This version of auto assist also offers roadside assistance for example to help change a flat tyre or jump start a battery.
Another advance feature under the Auto Assist is the emergency evacuation services whereby the Auto Assist team will offer medical evacuation from accident scene to any hospital or medical facility nearby.
The Auto Assist member or its authorised driver is also eligible for emergency medical services under the programme.
The Auto Assist team will also contact members of the family or loved ones as a complementary service when utilising the emergency evacuation services.
When waiting for repairs, the Perodua Total Protect also offers alternative transport assistance by providing discounts for car rental services of up to 30% and even free hotel accommodations for accident cases.
The Perodua Total Protect programme also include flood damage reimbursement, covers loss of personal belonging due to vehicle break-in or in case the vehicle is stolen and even non-insurance accident repair claim.
The programme also cover bereavement expenses and the coverage of this programme also extends in Singapore and parts of Thailand. Terms and condition apply.
Perodua also introduced “GAP-RTI” coverage whereby a new Perodua vehicle buyer would be able to insure the full vehicle price for up to 5 years.
In other words, with this policy, a new Perodua owner is able to claim the original purchase price of the vehicle in the event the vehicle is written off due to an accident.
“With this programme, our customers are also guaranteed genuine parts when repairing their Perodua vehicles at our authorised after sales facilities,” said Zahari.