Question: Can You Join The AA And Then Call Them Out?

Is RAC better than AA?

The RAC aim to reach their customers in 40 minutes while the AA doesn’t quote an average response time.

The RAC have the highest number of patrols per member while the AA have the highest number in total..

What does AA cover include?

What does AA breakdown cover include? … 24/7 cover for breakdowns over 1/4 mile from home. a tow to a nearby garage if we can’t fix your vehicle at the roadside. unlimited call-outs.

Do the AA carry spare batteries?

Flat battery help with Battery Assist And you can also call us out even if it’s not an emergency breakdown. If your battery goes flat, we’ll charge it or replace it so you can carry on your journey.

Can I join the AA if I break down?

You can join the AA now. Call 0800 88 77 66 and we’ll come and rescue you today. We’ll provide instant cover for anyone broken down in the UK who’s not already with us. Just so you know, you can’t buy cover online if you’ve already broken down – so please call instead and we’ll help you.

How many times can I call the AA out?

Within the overall service limits set out for Personal and Vehicle Membership above, there is also a separate limit of a maximum of 3 call-outs for Stay Mobile in any one Membership Year.

Will the AA change a TYRE?

Yes – flat tyres are one of the most common breakdown causes. If you’ve got a flat, a mechanic will come where you are and change your wheel. If you have a spare tyre, the mechanic will fix this for you. If not, the mechanic will replace your flat with a spare wheel from his van.

Will the AA tow a car without MOT?

Well, most AA guys will be able to realise it’s not a roadworthy (no tax, MOT, along with other things) car and so will get you charged for transportation if you get them to do it.

Can you drive 2 miles on a flat tire?

To be safe, driving on a flat tire at all is too far. If your tire has lost all air pressure, it not only will damage the tire beyond the possibility of repair, but can put you in harm’s way. … If you choose to drive it to the shop, stop every mile or so to check the tire’s pressure.

Can you take out breakdown cover and use it straight away?

Take out breakdown cover Even if you are not an existing customer you can call a breakdown service for help. Many breakdown providers offer instant cover, which means you can take out a policy and get assistance straight away. You can find instant breakdown cover policies here.

How much does the AA cost?

A basic ‘vehicle-only’ policy from the AA* costs £59/yr and covers breakdowns that are more than a quarter of a mile from your home. The breakdown service will take you, your passengers and the car to your chosen destination.

Does AA cover wrong fuel?

Wrong fuel in your car Give us a call on 0800 072 7420 – we’re open 24/7. Once our experts set off, they’ll be with you in under an hour. We’ll drain the tank and add enough correct fuel to get you going again. Our fuel draining service gets rid of fuel in a safe and environmentally friendly way.

What to do if you get a flat tire and don’t have a spare?

If you are facing this situation and your spare is unfit for use, you will need to call someone to fix your tire. Or call a tow truck and have your car brought to a tire repair shop near your location. Don’t try to drive on the flat, you will just ruin the tire and most likely the rim as well.