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It often happens that for various reasons it is suddenly impossible to start the car or it is impossible to participate in traffic. Most often, the first thought in such situations is to call a friend, but this is not always the best solution.

What are the most common reasons for calling a tow truck ?
  • Damage to the vehicle
  • Accident on the road
  • Effects of cold weather to the car
  • Getting stuck in a ditch or a heap of snow
  • Dead car battery

Even though calling the tow truck service is a more expensive than calling a friend, it is important to understand that it is a much safer option. Proffesionals working on tow trucks are more experienced and know the best and the safest way to transport your vehicle to the nearest repair shop without causing it more damage in the process.

What you should know before calling a tow truck?

When calling the service, it is important to give the key information about the vehicle to the dispatcher, that way the service can be quick and enjoyable. This also ensures higher quality of the service. Information that should be provided to the dispatcher:

  • Location
  • Vehicle category
  • Condition of the vehicle – inoperable,unable to move, jammed
  • Number of people to transport

It should be noted, that the order of vehichle towing may differ in each company. The final fee for the service is made up from the cost of the consumed fuel, cost of parts and repairs done to the vehicle and the cost of ensuring the towing itself.