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Specialist Equipment

If we need to use specialist equipment to help with your recovery, we won’t charge you extra for it.

(As seen in our TV advert with scenes of cars stuck off-road and the words: “Unlike the AA we won’t charge you extra…… if you’re stuck here…there… or in this…”)

Green Flag

Significant Features:
We’ll cover specialist equipment charges, ferry costs or toll fees.

AA

General Exclusions:
AA membership Breakdown Cover does not provide cover for:

1. Specialist Lifting Equipment - the cost of any specialist lifting equipment (not normally carried by AA patrols) if required in the following scenarios:

a) Occasions where the member has driven off-road or on clearly signposted closed roads;
Or b) Any occasion following an accident

Policy wording: V_0517
As of: 19th June 2017

Available on AA website T&C's

RAC

General Exclusions:
The cost of specialist equipment for any reason (including safely lifting a modified vehicle). We may be able to arrange breakdown and recovery services with specialist equipment if needed for an additional charge. All costs of such services will be payable in advance direct to the RAC, RAC patrol or RAC contractor.

Policy wording: V_IMUKPOL.04.2016.4598
As of: 19th June 2017

Available on RAC website T&C's

Award-winning Breakdown Cover

With our smart network, you get award-winning breakdown cover.

Green Flag

Your Money Best Breakdown Cover Provider: 2004-2010, 2013-2015

Your Money Best Online Breakdown Insurance Provider: 2004 – 2007, 2014 – 2015

The Institute of Transport Management recognised Green Flag as the Roadside Assistance Company of the Year: 2012

Renewal Quote

We will even halve your AA & RAC renewal quote.
Savings based on our closest equivalent UK vehicle cover for vehicles
10 years & under.

Toll Roads

Breakdown on a toll road and the AA or RAC will charge you the toll to get you to a garage or home.

Green Flag

Significant Features:
We’ll cover specialist equipment charges, ferry costs or toll fees.

AA

General Exclusions:
1. Ferry, toll charges etc: Any ferry, toll or congestion charges incurred in connection with your vehicle as a result of it being recovered.

Policy wording: V_0517
As of: 19th June 2017

Available on AA website T&C's

RAC

General Exclusions:
The following exclusions apply to all Sections of this membership. This membership does not cover:

17. Any costs:
g. For ferry crossings and/or toll fees of a vehicle to enable successful recovery of the vehicle under this membership and the cost of any return ferry crossings and/or toll fees of the recovery vehicle.

Policy wording: V_IMUKPOL.04.2016.4598
As of: 19th June 2017

Available on RAC website T&C's

Stuck in Mud and Off-Road

Specialist equipment: If we need to use specialist equipment to help with your recovery, we won’t charge you extra for it.

Mud is surprisingly expensive stuff if you’re with the AA

Green Flag

Significant Features:
We’ll cover specialist equipment charges, ferry costs or toll fees.

AA

General Exclusions:
1. AA membership Breakdown Cover does not provide for:

i. Specialist lifting equipment - the cost of any specialist lifting equipment (not normally carried by AA Patrols) if required in the following scenarios:

a) Occasions where the member has driven off-road, or on clearly signposted closed roads; OR

b) Any occasions following an accident

Policy wording: V_0517
As of: 19th June 2017

Available on AA website T&C's

RAC

General Exclusions:
The following exclusions apply to all Sections of this membership. This membership does not cover:

13. The cost of specialist equipment for any reason (including safely lifting a modified vehicle). We may be able to arrange breakdown and recovery services with specialist equipment if needed for an additional charge. All costs of such services will be payable in advance direct to the RAC, RAC patrol or RAC contractor.

Policy wording: V_IMUKPOL.04.2016.4598
As of: 19th June 2017

Available on RAC website T&C's