Quick Answer: Can I Use My AAA For A Friend If I’M Not There?

What is AAA Plus membership?

Plus membership provides you up to four service calls per membership year.

Plus benefits include: MORE MILES – Up to 100 miles of towing.

MORE COVERAGE – Car Travel Interruption up to $1,000.

GREATER BENEFITS – Vehicle Locksmith up to $100..

Can my husband use my AAA card?

Yes, but they must be enrolled as an Associate Member. Primary Member – The Primary Member is the first person in the household to join AAA. Membership includes Emergency Roadside Assistance and all other services and benefits.

Can I use my AAA to tow a car I just bought?

Yes. As long as you or your AAA card are present they will tow it.

How much is AAA monthly?

AAA Membership LevelsAAA ClassicAAA PlusAAA Premier$59 per year $5.99 per month$89 per year $8.49 per month$124 per year $11.41 per month13 more rows

Do you have to show ID for AAA?

The Membership must be active and the Member must be current on dues and any other fees owed. A valid AAA Membership card and matching photo identification are required to receive all AAA Emergency Road Services. Members without proof of Membership or identification may be charged for the service.

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. If you request a second tow, it will be at your own expense.

Is AAA worth the money?

But even if you already have roadside assistance, a AAA membership may be worth it if you want to take advantage of membership benefits like discounts, vacation planning, trip-continuation reimbursement if your car breaks down far away from home, and AAA’s approved auto repair network.

How much does a tow usually cost?

The cost of having a car towed depends on how far you want the car to go, but the average cost of a tow is usually about $109. Costs for a tow can depend on your location and car type, so on a broader scale, towing your car can cost anywhere from $75 – $125.

Does AAA charge to unlock your car?

Free lockout service is one benefit of AAA membership. You can also call a locksmith directly—some will take on car lockouts—but of course you’ll have to pay out of pocket for their services.

What does AAA Roadside Assistance 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.

What happens if I don’t have my AAA card?

Keep Your Card with You Always If you are asking, ‘Can I use AAA without my card? ‘ You cannot use the service without the card. … As a member, you only need your card and Triple A phone number: 800-AAA-HELP (800-222-4357) and your road problems are sorted.

Will AAA tow my car if Im drunk?

Too drunk to drive? No worries. Call AAA “tipsy tow” service and you will be picked up and safely driven to your destination.

Can I call AAA for a friend if I’m not there?

According to AAA, the membership provides benefits to the actual member, not the vehicle. That means if you are with someone else who is having car problems, you can use your card to get service for their vehicle. The same would work if you don’t have a membership but a friend traveling with you does.

How many times can you call AAA in a year?

As a member you may call for help as many times as you need it. Every membership year, you and all the other members of your family who join AAA are each allowed up to four (4) free calls for Roadside Assistance each. After that, a service charge applies.

Should I tip the AAA guy?

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. So, how much? I talked to a local tow company, which said $5-$10 is much appreciated.

Can I use my AAA to help a friend?

Will AAA help you in your friend’s car? Yes! Because your AAA membership follows you, you’re covered for service in any vehicle you’re driving or riding in. There’s no need to keep your vehicle info on file or worry about coverage when you’re traveling with others.

Does AAA card holder have to be present?

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.

How many free tows do you get with AAA?

AAA Membership Levels and BenefitsAAA ClassicAAA PlusAAA PremierTowing: Four tows up to 5 miles eachTowing: Four tows up to 100 miles eachTowing: One tow up to 200 miles; three tows up to 100 miles eachEmergency startingEmergency startingEmergency startingBattery serviceBattery serviceBattery service5 more rows•Oct 31, 2019