Buy with confidence. All Red Kite Minibuses are fully Typed Approved by the Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA) and meet or exceed all government legislation for build quality and safety. We are committed to ensuring your continued satisfaction from day one, so every new minibus is supplied with a 3 year Manufacturer’s Warranty. Red Kite Approved preowned minibuses are supplied with our unique 12 months no quibble Warranty where your peace of mind comes as standard.
3 Year New Vehicle Manufacturer Warranty
Red Kite are committed to ensuring your continued satisfaction from day one so every new minibus is supplied with a 3 year Manufacturer’s Warranty to minimise down-time. Red Kite’s additional benefits are designed to meet the high standards of aftersales care and support we offer our customers.
All new vehicles benefit from a Base Warranty that is operated through the manufacturers Authorised Dealers. This warranty covers any part of the vehicle that requires repair or replacement as a result of a manufacturing defect. The part will be repaired or replaced completely free of charge by the Authorised Vehicle Franchised Dealer, regardless of any change of vehicle ownership during the manufacturer’s warranty period.
The warranty begins on the day the vehicle is delivered to the first customer.
This warranty covers the painted surface of the vehicle. If the painted surface of the vehicle requires attention due to a manufacturing defect, the necessary repairs will be performed completely free of charge by the vehicle manufacturers Authorised Dealer during the manufacturer’s warranty period.
If any part of the original vehicle bodywork is perforated by rust corrosion from the inside or underside as a result of faulty manufacture, the panel(s) affected will be repaired or replaced by the manufacturers Authorised Dealer, completely free of charge during the manufacturer’s warranty period. However, surface rusting due to any external factor, such as stone chips, are not covered by the manufacturer’s warranty.
Repaired or Replaced Parts Warranty
All genuine branded parts fitted during warranty repairs are covered for the balance of the original warranty period.
Wear and Tear items
Scheduled maintenance items, such as filters, wiper blades, bulbs, remote handset batteries, drive belts, clutches and brake pads have a limited service life and are replaced or adjusted during servicing and maintenance will be charged to the customer. General minor adjustments are covered in the vehicle’s first service.
Repaired or Replaced Parts Warranty
NB. Genuine branded parts fitted during warranty repairs are covered for the balance of the original warranty period.
Red Kite 12 Month Used Vehicle Warranty
A guarantee of quality
We are committed to ensuring your complete peace of mind long after delivery so when you buy a preowned minibus from Red Kite you can buy with confidence, safe in the knowledge that your minibus has been fully serviced, refurbished and safety checked by our experienced team to the very highest standard. All used minibuses will have a full 12 months MOT and a comprehensive 12 months or 12,000 mile ‘No Quibble’ warranty.
More than just a wash and brush up
Preparing our used minibuses for sale starts with the very basics. Every vehicle is thoroughly deep cleaned, the seating removed and any damage ratified prior to a comprehensive steam clean inside and out. Once complete an inspection of all trim panels and windows with replacement parts are fitted where necessary.
The same attention to detail is extended to the exterior of the vehicle with minor marks, scratches and bumps taken care of by our body shop. Only then does the vehicle undergo a comprehensive service before presentation to have the Class 5 MOT. This means that when you take delivery of your used vehicle, it will be clean, safety checked and ready to go from day one.
Low mileage / full service history
In general, Red Kite will have originally supplied the minibus from new and have a comprehensive documented record of the service history from day one. In general schools and colleges do tend to be lower than average annual mileage users, so low mileage minibuses in excellent condition are in plentiful supply.
‘No Quibble’ Warranty
It’s exactly what it says it is -12 month or 12,000 mile ‘No Quibble’ warranty with every used minibus we supply. Obviously subject to normal terms and conditions, if you have a problem, call the team direct and we’ll provide the means to fix the problem.
Raising the standards of Pre-owned Minibuses
At Red Kite we have been supplying the nation’s minibuses for over 35 years and take pride in putting our name to Red Kite quality used vehicles. Please use the Pre-owned Minibus Locator on the home page to help you search for the vehicle you’re looking for and view available stock or advise your requirements.