Why Buy a Certified Pre-Owned Kia from Garvey

There are many reasons to buy a certified pre-owned Kia at Garvey Kia. You get reliability and peace of mind, knowing that the Kia Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicle you buy is five years or newer, has under 60,000 miles and has undergone a thorough 165-Point Quality Assurance Inspection. We make sure every vehicle meets our highest standard. And with our large inventory of Certified Pre-Owned vehicles, finding your perfect Kia sedan, SUV, crossover, or minivan has never been easier.

  • Eligibility - Current Model Year - Plus 4 years and up to or fewer than 60,000 miles
  • 10-Year/100,000 Mile Limited Powertrain Warranty - Starts on vehicle original in-service date and "0" miles
  • 1-Year/12,000 Mile Comprehensive Platinum Coverage - Starts on vehicle purchase date and mileage at purchase
  • Towing/Rental/Travel - Reimbursement coverage for covered repairs
  • 165-Point Inspection - A Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicle must pass a 165-point inspection
  • Carfax™ - Free
  • SiriusXM® - 90-Day Subscription


The Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicle program gives you the peace of mind to enjoy your Kia mile after mile. Every Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicle has undergone a 165-point inspection, offers a limited Powertrain Warranty, 24/7 Roadside Assistance, and much more.


Limited Warranty

Kia Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) owners can cruise the open road with confidence knowing their car comes with the industry leading 10-year/100,000 mile Certified Pre-Owned Limited Powertrain Warranty and 1-year/12,000 miles of Platinum Coverage. Upon purchase, you will be welcomed with 24-hour Roadside Assistance and Towing/Rental/Travel Breakdown coverage.

10 Year/100,000 Mile Powertrain Warranty

  • Coverage begins from the original in-service date, when the vehicle was originally sold as new.
  • Protection against covered mechanical breakdowns of the engine, transmission and drive axle.
  • Offers travel breakdown protection coverage when traveling more than 100 miles from your home.
  • Provides rental car allowance with warrantable repair.

1 Year/12,000 Mile Platinum Coverage

  • Coverage begins on the vehicle purchase date and mileage at the time of Kia Certified Pre-Owned Sale.
  • Provides the highest level of coverage.
  • Transferable, which is an added value.

10 Year/Unlimited Mile Roadside Assistance

  • Coverage begins on the Kia Certified vehicle purchase date.
  • Coverage includes flat tire, gasoline replenish, lock outs and jump starts.
  • Assistance is available 24 hours / 7 days a week.


Can any Kia be Certified?

No. To become Kia Certified, a pre-owned vehicle has to be less than 5 years old and have fewer than 60,000 miles on the odometer. The vehicle then has to pass a rigorous 165-point inspection. A Carfax Vehicle History Report is also run to identify any vehicle that does not meet our strict standards.

Who certifies these vehicles?

Kia factory trained dealer technicians go through each vehicle, performing a rigorous 164-point inspection including obtaining a Carfax Vehicle History Report. Any part(s) that doesn't meet our standards is replaced with a factory-authorized part. For added peace of mind, each vehicle comes with comprehensive limited warranty coverage and powertrain limited warranty coverage.

What areas are included in the 165-point inspection?

  • Vehicle history
  • Road Test
  • Emissions
  • Engine
  • Transmission
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Cooling
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel
  • Brakes
  • Electrical
  • Heater & Air Conditioner
  • Appearance, Body & Structural
  • Hybrid

Why is a Carfax Vehicle History Report so important?

The Carfax Vehicle History Report helps us identify any vehicle that does not meet our standards. The report is part of our 165-point inspection and it includes checks for:

  • Flood damage
  • Fire damage
  • Frame damage
  • Salvage vehicles
  • Branded titles
  • Odometer issues
  • Accident history
  • Vehicle title history

What happens when an item does not pass inspection?

Any item(s) that does not meet Kia standards is repaired or replaced with a factory-authorized part(s).

Is a Kia CPO vehicle available at a non- Kia dealer?

No. Only an authorized Kia dealer can sell Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicles that were inspected and approved by Kia Motors America standards.

Are Certified Pre-Owned vehicles covered by a warranty?

Yes, every Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicle comes with a 10-year/100,000 Mile Certified Pre-Owned Limited Powertrain Warranty and 1-year/12,000 mile Platinum Coverage (from vehicle original in-service date and "0" miles; see dealer for details). Comprehensive limited warranty 1 Year / 12,000 miles plus a 10 year / 100,000 mile powertrain limited warranty coverage (from vehicle original in-service date and "0" miles; see dealer for details).

What is included in the powertrain limited warranty?

Areas of coverage include the engine, transmission and more - See plan contract or your dealer for full details.

Is there a Certified Pre-Owned warranty transfer cost?

Yes. A one-time fee of $40 applies.

Why should I buy a Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicle?

Kia Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicles go through a rigorous 165-point inspection process and any item(s) that does not pass inspection is replaced or repaired with a factory authorized part. Additional benefits of a Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicle are: 1) comprehensive limited warranty 1 Year / 12,000 miles plus a 10 year / 100,000 mile powertrain limited warranty coverage (from vehicle original in-service date and "0" miles; see dealer for details), 2) complimentary 24-hour roadside assistance program available seven days a week, 365 days a year for 10 years (see dealer for program details).

What if a Kia CPO vehicle needs roadside assistance?

Another perk to owning a Kia Certified Pre-Owned vehicle is complimentary roadside assistance. Just call us and we'll change the tire, jump the battery, or open that locked door. Other services include:

  • Towing assistance
  • Travel Breakdown Protection when over 100 miles from home, coverage reimbursement up to $100 per calendar day for a maximum of 5 days per occurrence
  • Rental Car reimbursement of up to $35 per day for up to 10 days
  • Unlimited fuel delivery if the vehicle runs out of fuel - up to three gallons per occurrence at no charge- See plan contract or your dealer for full details.
  • Service throughout the 50 United States

What CPO vehicles are available at my dealer?

Simply do an inventory search for certified pre-owned vehicles.