Road Hazard damage is caused by unforeseen road conditions on a public road or highway,AUTO SHIELD ROAD HAZARD WARRANTY Articles that should not exist there. This includes road debris, potholes, and nails. Road Hazard damage can result in the vehicle’s body panels, headlights, taillights, tires, wheels or windshield to be damaged.

Autoshield’s Road Hazard program helps cover your vehicle from road hazard damage.

The most common types of road hazards are potholes, screws, nails, glass or foreign road debris.

Road hazard damage can occur if a tire fails due to the following reasons:

Due to a puncture or break
Incurred during the course of safe driving in a legal manner on a roadway
On a maintained road
Due to causes or conditions beyond the tire manufacturer’s control

Road Hazard Warranty Program:

Autoshield’s Road Hazard Protection Program covers the following types of damage. Usually, these damages are caused by road hazards such as nails, glass, and potholes.
Tire + Rim Repair

If your tires or rims are damaged due to a road hazard, you’re covered for unlimited repair and/or replacement claims.
Windshield Repair

If minor chips and cracks occur due to random road debris, you’re covered for repairs to only the front windshield.
Key + Remote Replacement

Replacing a lost, stolen, or damaged key is as annoying as it is expensive. Not anymore, you’re covered.
Dent, Scratch + Paint Repair

You’re covered for both door dings, scratches, and dents requiring paint repair on the body panels of the vehicle.
Headlight + Tail Light Replacement

If your headlights, taillights, or fog lights are damaged due to road hazards, you’re covered for the repair or replacement.

Wheel Cosmetics

You’re covered for wheels damaged by accidental scrapes against medians, potholes, and even curbs.
Car Rental Reimbursement

In cases where your vehicle repair will take more than one day to fix, you’re covered for car rental reimbursement related to your claim.
Coverage Summary:

Tire + Rim Repair / Replacement
Wheel Cosmetics Repair
Key + Remote Replacement
Paintless Dent Repair
Headlight, Taillight + Fog Light Replacement
Car Rental/Towing Reimbursement
Paint Repair & Scratch
Windshield Repair/Deductible Reimbursement
Interior Upholstery Repair

Road Hazard Protection

Eligible for new, pre-owned and leased vehicles
More than 5 years of coverage for domestic, import and luxury vehicles
No deductible
Fully transferable to a new owner
Customer Care Centre to resolve claims quickly

Please refer to your Terms & Conditions for a full description of your coverages. Thank you!
WHAT IS NOT A ROAD HAZARD: Defects from bad materials or workmanship

Current manufacturers’ warranties cover tires that become unusable for any reason within the tire manufacturer’s control, typically covering materials and workmanship. Some examples of this would be belt separation, tread separation and out-of-round.