Quick Answer: Will AAA Tow My Car If I’M Not A Member?

Should I tip the AAA guy?

When you contact a roadside assistance service like AAA and ask if tipping the tow truck driver is required, the service representative will tell you that you don’t need to tip.

Of course, tow drivers appreciate tips, especially if they make minimum wage or think they’re paid too little by their employer..

Will AAA give me a ride home?

AAA can tow your vehicle to your home or the repair shop of your choice. You are covered if you choose to move your car from one garage to another, but a car can be towed only once per breakdown.

Can you join AAA and use it immediately?

AAA Basic Membership benefits are available immediately to members upon joining. Plus and Premier service is effective 7 days after enrollment or upgrade payment is received. NOTE: Preexisting breakdowns are restricted to AAA Basic emergency roadside benefits, regardless of join or upgrade dates.

Does AAA card holder have to be present?

A current AAA member card along with a valid photo ID must be present at the time to receive roadside assistance services.

Should I tip AAA for changing tire?

AAA guy fixing your flat tire AAA doesn’t care if you tip, because they subcontract out the job, and they’re getting their cut either way. They’re paying the driver — but not much after taxes and fees.

Can AAA tow your car without you there?

They will not tow your vehicle without the member present. Mind you it could be anyone on your account, it doesn’t have to be you. The driver will want your AAA card and a valid photo ID.

Can I have someone else’s car towed with my AAA?

Your Membership Covers You, Not Your Vehicle If you need roadside assistance, it doesn’t matter if you’re the driver of the vehicle or a passenger in someone else’s car.

Does AAA tow any car I’m in?

You don’t actually have to own the vehicle to use the tow service. You can be a passenger in someone else’s vehicle, their vehicle break down, and still use your AAA service for the tow.

What’s the difference between AAA and AAA Plus?

AAA Classic is our core membership product that sets the standard of excellence in roadside assistance and provides safety, security, savings and peace of mind to our members. AAA Plus enhances the Classic Membership Product benefits for those members that desire a greater level of coverage.

What does AAA roadside service cover?

Roadside Assistance means 24-hour assistance for minor mechanical first aid; battery service, tire change, out of fuel, lockout service, extricating and towing. Roadside Assistance will be provided to you when the vehicle you are either driving or riding in becomes disabled.

Will AAA tow my car if Im drunk?

The “tipsy tow” service will be available for AAA members and non-members and is free for the first 10 miles of the tow. Beyond the 10 miles, a standard towing rate will be charged. Roadside assistance is not included.

What does a AAA membership get you?

AAA membership includes more than roadside assistance, but prices vary. … Technically a “federation of motor clubs,” AAA provides discounts, travel services, including vacation planning, and assistance with financial products for its members.