When should you turn to car towing companies?

“Roadside assistance, troubleshooting and towing services are the life-saving solution for drivers who are in an unpleasant situation of having their car broken down.

You can never be sure of anything, especially when you embark on a long journey. Even if it is an older car or a new one, these unforeseen situations can occur when you expect less.

An intervention as prompt as it is professional is what you need in such unwanted moments. Companies specializing in roadside assistance services will help you whether you are in your hometown or on the highway or on a national road. During the day, but also during the night and, of course, for a fee.

In the following we will tell you what are the most common situations of this kind and what you should do in each of them.

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Even in the case of short distances, technical problems can arise due to which the car can stop suddenly. In this situation, it is recommended to take the car out of traffic and push it to a safe place, and then call a company that will send a team of specialists to identify and repair the fault. If it is a minor technical problem – tire failure, discharged battery, empty tank – it can be fixed immediately and you will be able to continue on your way. If it is a more delicate problem – failure of the steering system, gearbox locked in a gear, etc. – you will have to request a car platform with a crane to take your car to service.

Road accident

In the unfortunate event that you are involved in a car accident, your car can suffer serious damage due to which it can become immovable. In this case, depending on how damaged the car is, you will need to request either a tow truck with an electric winch or a platform with a crane to transport the car to the service.

Difficult weather conditions

If you drive in difficult road conditions – snow, frost, ice, etc. – it can happen that you get out of the road by car and get stuck. In this situation, you will have to turn to a towing company that has all the necessary equipment and tools to bring your car back with the wheels on the asphalt. Even if the car does not seem to have suffered any damage, it is recommended not to drive it until it has been checked by a specialist. For this you will have to transport the car on a car platform at the service and only after everything will be fine only then will you be able to get behind the wheel again.

The car is not registered

We all know very well that, in order to be able to drive on public roads in Romania or in any other country, any car must be registered. As a result, if you own a car that you have not yet registered and you have to transport it from one city to another or from one country to another (in the case of buying used cars) you will have to use a platform. auto.

Offroad accidents

It sometimes happens that off-road enthusiasts get stuck with their 4 × 4 cars when exploring muddy roads or muddy ravines. For their safety, but also for the safety of the vehicle, it is recommended that they do not try to break the deadlock on their own because there is a danger that the car will overturn and, thus, their lives may be endangered. Therefore, it is advisable to turn to a specialized towing company.

What services does roadside assistance include?

Many specialized companies offer a wide range of roadside assistance services in case of unforeseen events. Among these we mention:

  • Car towing;
  • Troubleshooting at the event location;
  • Accident assistance;
  • Telephone technical assistance;
  • Unlocking machine;
  • Lack of fuel or wrong fuel supply;
  • Repatriation of the vehicle (in the event of an accident outside the country);
  • Useful traffic information, weather information.

Source: Promotor by www.promotor.ro.

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