Why Buying a Product with a Warranty is Very Important

Posted by Richard Cohen on 13th Sep 2023

When you’re in the market to purchase any product, but our focus is on medical equipment and devices, be sure that a warranty in included in the price. Products sold with a warranty is a smart choice that provides many benefits including peace of mind. Here are many important reasons.

1. Protection from Unexpected Repairs.

No matter how careful and diligent you treat your electric wheelchair, something can go wrong. There may be a defective part or something that malfunctions. Without a warranty you will be left with the cost of repairing it. Nobody wants unplanned hits to our budget that sometimes can be substantial. When the wheelchair is under warranty, the manufacturer will cover the cost of replacing the part.

2. Warranted Products Are Usually Built to Higher Quality Standards

Because a warranty repair can be a substantial cost for a company, they will usually build their scooter to higher quality standards that will withstand the test of time. Companies can offer a warranty because they are confident that their scooter is manufactured to the highest quality standards.

3. Cost Efficiency in the Long Run

Although the price of the power wheelchair with a warranty may be higher than one without a warranty, in the long run over time, you may save money if a costly repair is required.

4. You’ll Be Able to Command a Higher Price if You Resell Your Scooter

If you want to sell your scooter, you’ll be able to ask for a higher price if it is still covered by a manufacturer’s warranty. A warranty reassures potential buyers that there is less of a chance that they are buying something may be defective or need repair.


When you're in the market for a new scooter, hospital bed or electric wheelchair, don't overlook the importance of warranties. Choosing products that come with warranties is a wise decision that offers protection, quality assurance, long-term savings, and peace of mind. It's an investment in both the product itself and your overall satisfaction as a consumer. So, the next time you're shopping, remember that a warranty isn't just a piece of paper; it's a powerful tool that can make your life easier and more secure.