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Taking Steps To Have Your Car Towed Successfully


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Taking Steps To Have Your Car Towed Successfully

There aren't many things that are more frustrating than dealing with a car that has developed sudden and illusive problems. You might wonder how to stay safe on the freeway or where you should pull over. My husband has worked in the towing industry for many years, and I could tell you funny, scary, and confusing stories about decisions drivers have made for him in the past. I want to make the world a safer place for tow truck drivers, which is why I created this blog. Read on to learn interesting tips for roadside safety, so that you don't find yourself in the same situation I did.

Do You Need To Call A Tow Truck After Your Car Overheats?

If your car overheats while you are driving down the freeway, then it is important for you to know what the next step should be. Do you need to call a tow truck? Can you wait for your car to cool and add water to the radiator? The answers to these questions depend on the root cause of the overheating problem. Before you reach for your cell phone and call a tow truck when your car overheats, first do a bit of detective work to determine if it is absolutely necessary. Read More 

3 Things To You Need To Know If Your Car Is Going To Be Repossessed

If you have not been able to make payments on your vehicle for some time, and the bank has given you ample warning, your vehicle may get repossessed. Here are three things you need to understand and do if your vehicle is going to get repossessed. #1 Clear Out The Car The first thing you need to do once you know that your vehicle is going to be repossessed is remove all of your personal belongings from the vehicle. Read More 

3 Ways a Towing Company Can Help You with a Damaged Tire

If your tire is damaged, and you are not close to your home, a towing company can help you out of the difficult situation.  Here are a few ways that a towing company can help you when you with tire services: #1 Put On A Spare One of the first ways that a towing company can help you when you have a damaged tire is by putting on your spare tire, if you carry one in your vehicle. Read More 

Tips On How To Provide Your Location To A Towing Service When Directionally Challenged

Being directionally challenged might not impact your everyday life — after all, a quick check of a mapping app on your smartphone will tell you where you are and where you need to go. If you have a regular cellphone instead of a smartphone, however, you won't always be able to rely on technology to help you with your location — which can be a real concern if your car breaks down in a highly remote area and you need a tow. Read More 

3 Reasons Not To Fear A Spring Break Road Trip If You Have Emergency Roadside Assistance

With Spring Break right around the corner, many college students are considering a road trip for the most scenic way to spend the vacation. However, a road trip can quickly turn into a less-than-ideal car situation. One of the ways to overcome this issue is with emergency roadside assistance, which protects millions of people across the country. These policies can protect you in more ways than you might think. Here are three reasons why you don't need to fear a breakdown or other debilitating issues when planning your big road trip. Read More