4yrs Breakdown Care - Desktop797/1297
About this product
Imagine your washing machine broke down or your TV went blank – finding someone reliable to repair it could be expensive and a major hassle. But with Argos Breakdown Care, provided by the UK's leading specialist warranty provider Domestic & General, you won't have to worry about who to call.
We're proud to say - over 97% of our customers' Argos Breakdown Care claims were accepted in 2020.
- Immediate accidental damage cover (including water damage).
- Breakdown cover after your manufacturer's guarantee has ended.
- Unlimited repairs of your product.
- A brand new replacement or Argos vouchers if we can't repair your product.
- Worldwide cover.
What's not included:
- Loss, theft, cosmetic and deliberate damage.
- The cost of installation of a replacement product and disposal of your product.
- The cost of replacing any consumables or accessories.
- Breakdown or accidental damage covered by another guarantee or warranty.
With Argos Breakdown Care, there's no excess to pay! Your household contents insurance policy might offer cover for accidental damage, fire or theft. However, you may find that an excess is payable and a claim may affect the cost of your subsequent insurance premiums.
Still not quite sure if you want Argos Breakdown Care? You've got 45 days from the date you buy your item to get that extra reassurance. Just pop in to store, with your receipt and one of our friendly colleagues will be happy to help. You can buy it right-there-and-then and you'll be covered right away. Phew, that's a relief!
This insurance policy is designed to meet the demands and needs of those who wish to insure their electronic appliances and/or household goods against accidental damage and breakdown.
Key exclusions are documented in the Insurance Product Information Document, which includes a summary of what is and what is not insured. For a full list of exclusions, restrictions and the complaints procedure, please see the terms and conditions. Both of these documents can be found online via the Argos Care page. Leaflets are also available in Argos stores.
For the full list of exclusions and restrictions, please see the terms and conditions available online, or in a leaflet in Argos stores. Your statutory rights will not be affected when you buy a policy. These include the right to claim a refund, repair, or replacement for up to six years (in Scotland it's up to five years after you became aware, or could with reasonable diligence have become aware there was a problem) if your electrical goods were not of satisfactory quality or fit for purpose when they were sold to you. After the first six months, you will have to prove that the goods had a fault when sold to you. For further information about your statutory rights contact the Citizens Advice Bureau: 03444 111 444. Policies may be available from other providers. You may also be covered under your household contents insurance or other policies that you may hold.
You can buy a policy up to 45 days after buying your product. Any terms or offers, such as discounts and vouchers that are linked to the purchase of the policy will also remain available for 45 days from the date you purchase your product. The policy commences on the date it is purchased. Your policy will end after the duration specified on your receipt (unless ended in accordance with our terms and conditions). If we give you a replacement or vouchers for a replacement the policy will end immediately and no premium will be refunded. Your policy can be cancelled at any time. You will receive a full refund if you cancel within the 45 day cooling off period. After these 45 days, if you cancel your policy we will refund the premium paid for the remaining full months of your policy.
Domestic & General Insurance PLC is covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. If we cannot meet our obligations to you under the policy, compensation may be available to cover these obligations. The compensation provides for 90% of any claim with no upper limit on the amount of the claim.
Argos Breakdown Care is provided by Domestic & General Insurance PLC. Registered Office: Swan Court, 11 Worple Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 4JS. Registered in England and Wales. Company No. 485850. Domestic & General Insurance PLC is an insurance undertaking, not an intermediary. We are the underwriter of the insurance and do not provide a personal recommendation or advice. Domestic & General Insurance PLC is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.
Argos Limited. Registered Address: Avebury, 489-499 Avebury Boulevard, Saxon Gate West, Central Milton Keynes, MK9 2NW. Registered Number 01081551.
The small print
*Prices correct as displayed but are subject to change.
You can compare the prices of product care for your electrical goods online using any internet enabled device at www.compareextendedwarranties.co.uk.
The customer and brand answers you’ll see above are submitted independently. As we don’t review these answers, we can’t take responsibility for anything they may say. The responses from Argos colleagues are accurate at the time of publishing. For the latest info, you should check the product page.