Quote Originally Posted by keliente
He just means to ask if the dealership will 'goodwill' it. A lot of times if things fail right after the car is out of warranty, they will still cover it. Doesn't hurt to ask.

If you're a regular customer and a history of being N I C E about it, they could do that. The dealer replaced my air conditioning compressor in my 2000 SS last year. Car only had 15k miles on it, garaged/covered all the time. It was way outta warranty, but they took care if it for me.

Good luck