The VW extended warranty cost will vary depending on the type of coverage plan purchased. There are specific powertrain warranties that are limited to unexpected repairs to the engine and transaxle components only. Other plans are Silver, Gold, Gold Plus, and Platinum extended warranties. Typically, the Silver plan would cover the powertrain, steering, AC, brakes, and suspension. This type of plan will cost $800 for 36 months. Also, the cost may vary depending on the deductible selected. The best plan, the Platinum, covers practically all electronic and electrical problems, in addition to mechanical components. Its cost is $1,400 for 36 months, and the cost can vary based on the deductible selected.