Even if your car is well-maintained, it is possible that you can experience a breakdown that requires the aid of a tow truck to get it to the mechanic's. Unfortunately, while you are waiting for the truck, you are vulnerable to various dangers. To help keep you and your car safe, here are some things you can do while waiting on the tow truck to arrive.
Move your car. Simply driving onto the shoulder of the road is not enough.
When you car breaks down, whether you are in the middle of an intersection, or on a quiet residential street, it can be a stressful experience. Here are some tips for handling car breakdowns in the most effective and safest way possible.
Find a Place to Park
The first thing you need to do is attempt to get the car pulled over to the side of the road if it is still moving.