What The H Is Roadside Assistance?

What is roadside assistance? Our guide will tell you everything you need to know.

There’s nothing worse than your car breaking down. 

It always happens at the most inconvenient times and you can end up stranded in areas you aren’t familiar with.

That’s why roadside assistance exists.

What the H is roadside assistance? Read on to find out everything you need to know.

 

What does roadside assistance mean?

Roadside assistance is basically that - assistance for when you’re stuck on the side of the road.

Roadside assistance is protection for when your car breaks down and you’re stranded. There are a number of roadside assistance providers that you can sign up for and they are typically linked to car insurance providers.

 

How does roadside assistance work?

Roadside assistance services are very simple to use when the time comes. Just call your roadside assistance provider, relay essential information to them such as your location, membership number and issue with your vehicle, and they will likely dispatch a roadside technician out to you. 

Roadside assistance includes a number of different services depending on the severity of your vehicle breakdown. Most roadside assistance providers are able to assist with the following issues

  • Towing

  • Flat battery

  • Flat tyre

  • Fuel delivery

  • Winching service

  • Locksmithing

     

What is roadside assistance insurance?

Most car insurance providers offer roadside assistance services as part of or alongside their car insurance packages. 

Depending on who your car insurance provider is, the plans can vary in prices as well as in services.

We recommend purchasing roadside assistance or making sure it’s part of your insurance plan. If not, a lot of roadside assistance providers will charge you an extra fee if you need to purchase at the time of breakdown. 

So think ahead, save those dollars and purchase roadside assistance before it’s too late.

 

Honda Premium Roadside Assist

Never be caught out again with Honda’s 7-year Premium Roadside Assist. You’ll have 24 hours a day, 365 days a year coverage so no matter the time or location, Honda will be there for you.

The Honda 7-Year Premium Roadside Assist is available on select Honda models. Please refer to the terms and conditions to view your eligibility.

Honda Premium Roadside Assist is available to eligible customers by calling 1800 810 852 from anywhere within Australia at any time. Roadside Assist personnel will then be dispatched to you as soon as possible and will assess and rectify the problem if able to do so. 

To find out more about Honda Roadside Assistance, visit this page

Interested in accessing all the benefits that come with Honda ownership? Find a dealer today to find out more.