Breakdown Assistance Benefits
Help when you need it at your home. If your vehicle cannot be repaired at the property, you’ll be towed to the nearest repairer.
Help when you need it at the roadside. If your vehicle can’t be started, then you’ll be towed to the nearest garage or back to your home if it is closer.
If you suffer a puncture whilst driving, you will receive assistance with the replacement of your wheel, provided you have a suitable replacement available with the vehicle. Alternatively, you will be provided assistance using the tyre inflation system provided by the car manufacturer. Should such a system not be available, the car will be towed to the nearest competent repairer, recovery yard or your home, if closer.
Your vehicle will be towed to the nearest secure premises, whilst endeavours are made to access the vehicle or obtain alternative keys.
If you run out of fuel, or the wrong fuel is used, your vehicle will be towed to a nearby filling station or garage to remedy the cause.
If you use a breakdown company abroad, you will most likely have to pay for it at the time. Keep the receipt and claim towards the costs when you get home. The maximum payable under this section is 250 euros.
Terms and conditions will apply to the benefits you’re offered, so it’s important to check the policy wording before you purchase.