Direct Line offer breakdown cover provided by Green Flag. Direct Line and Green Flag are both underwritten by U K Insurance Limited and are part of the same group.
Does my car insurance include breakdown cover?
You can generally buy breakdown cover as an individual policy, however it’s also offered by some providers as part of your motor insurance. It can even come included with some bank accounts – you should check whether you’re getting breakdown cover from any other sources before taking it out.
Does direct line include breakdown cover?
Already have breakdown cover with Direct Line? Whether you’ve broken down and need assistance, want to make a change to your cover, or need to access your policy documents, Direct Line will continue to support you.
Is it cheaper to get breakdown cover with car insurance?
Our research into packaging breakdown cover with car insurance suggests that, in many instances, it may be more cost effective to buy the two products separately. If you’ve bought a new car, breakdown insurance may be included as part of the purchase price, at least for the first year.
How do I know if my car has breakdown cover?
Check your emails or try conducting a search within your emails using ‘breakdown’ as the search word to find details of any cover bought online. If you think you know which provider you have breakdown cover with, you can also call or email them to find out your current status.
Is green flag better than AA?
On Trustpilot, RAC Breakdown Cover has a 4.3 out of 5 score; the AA scores 4.4/5 and Green Flag also scored 4.4. Car magazine Auto Express put together a ranking of breakdown cover providers, based on readers’ experiences, which you can read here. It put Green Flag in 2rd place, RAC in 4th place and AA in 5th.
Which is best personal or vehicle breakdown cover?
If you drive more than one vehicle purchasing personal breakdown cover is definitely the best option. Whichever one you choose to drive, you can do so worry-free with the knowledge you’re fully protected and it’ll work out much cheaper than taking out lots of vehicle breakdown policies.
Which breakdown company is best?
Best Car Breakdown Companies 2020
- GEM Motoring Assist.
- Rescue My Car.
- Auto Aid.
- Start Rescue.
- Green Flag.
Is green flag any good?
Green Flag has an average score of 4 out of 10 from over 830 reviews on Trustpilot. On Reevoo 93% of people recommend using Green Flag based on over 400 respondents. On the Reviewcentre.com website a 38% of people who reviewed Green Flag would recommend it and it scores 2.5 out of 5 from over 500 reviews..
Can I call green flag if not a member?
Answer: As long as you’ve not called us out we’ll give you a refund for the unused period of your contract minus an administration fee for cancellation of £11.20 (including Insurance Premium Tax). Q17 I am not a member and I’ve already broken down. Can I join on the website and call you straight out? Answer: No.
Which is cheaper vehicle or personal breakdown cover?
This kind of cover will typically be cheaper than personal cover as the provider knows what car they’ll be covering, so there’s less risk involved for them. Vehicle breakdown cover is ideal if you mainly use one car.
Which is better RAC or AA?
The RAC aim to reach their customers in 40 minutes while the AA doesn’t quote an average response time. The RAC have the highest number of patrols per member while the AA have the highest number in total.
Is it worth taking motor legal protection?
Considering the relatively small annual cost, motor legal protection cover could potentially save you thousands of pounds in expensive legal fees. Some policies also include free legal advice on a range of personal matters such as employment, family, conveyancing and probate (administering the will of a dead person).
What happens if you break down without cover?
If you break down without cover then you could try to find a nearby garage. They may be able to send someone to try and fix your car or use a tow truck to bring it back to the garage for further repairs.
Does my insurance cover breakdown?
In short, your car insurance does not cover you for breakdown repairs. It only covers you for things like injury or damage resulting from an accident (to another car, or public/private property), fire, theft and vandalism.
Does RAC cover car or person?
Personal-based membership covers you as the driver or passenger in any eligible vehicle. Therefore if you’re in a vehicle when it breaks down, you can call RAC for assistance even if you’re not driving it at the time. * Non-commercial vehicles only, excluding certain vehicle types.