Our breakdown cover guides give you the facts about the service so you can make an informed choice when you compare policies and providers.
If you're towing, is your caravan or trailer covered by your breakdown insurance? Find out the issues to consider and get the right policy.
What are the specific factors you need to consider when arranging breakdown cover for a classic car or other vintage vehicle?
Mechanical troubles when abroad are likely to be stressful, but knowing you have the right European cover could ease your worries. Find out more...
European breakdown cover »
Breakdown cover exclusions and clauses can throw a spanner in the works of travel plans. Are you covered on private land, after an accident, for minor mechanical issues or if you have a pet in the car?
If there's more than one car on your driveway, family or multi-car cover could give you the peace of mind you're after.
Find out more about home assistance - sometimes known as home start - and why you might need it to help get you on the road.
Could a breakdown policy cover the costs if you’ve put the wrong fuel in your vehicle? Read more about misfuelling insurance.
Misfuelling cover »
What are the factors you need to consider when arranging breakdown cover for your motorbike, scooter or moped?
Motorbike breakdown cover»
Whether you're a motorhome owner or a VW campervan enthusiast, finding the right breakdown cover for you and your second home doesn't need to be difficult.
If your car can't be fixed at the roadside, having an onward travel option on your breakdown cover could help you get where you need to be.
Pay and claim is generally regarded as a budget method of purchasing cover. Is it an option you should consider?
Find out more about personal cover and why, especially if you drive different vehicles regularly, it may be the right choice for you.
Personal breakdown cover »
Roadside recovery is the essential element of breakdown cover - find out more about why you could be left stranded without it.
Learn more about standard cover, what you can expect to be included on your policy and how to assess what options you need.
How does the service offered by small breakdown providers compare against the policies offered by the likes of Green Flag, the AA and RAC?
Packaging breakdown cover with car insurance is a common choice, but is it better to buy the two products separately or combine them?
Should you buy breakdown cover with your car insurance? »
See if our money-saving tips can help you save on your breakdown insurance while still getting the right level of cover for your needs.
Find out more about van breakdown insurance and different levels of cover, with considerations including whether you use your van for business or pleasure.
Van breakdown cover »
Keep your business on the move with the right level of breakdown insurance, whether you need fleet cover or individual vehicle or driver protection.
Vehicle breakdown cover for businesses »
Find out more about local and national recovery and avoid getting stranded.
If you have two or more insurance policies that cover the same thing, so-called contribution clauses could complicate claims and lead to you paying more than you need.
Doubling up on insurance cover »
How to set your car up for safe motoring and to prepare you and your vehicle for emergency situations on the road.
Essential motoring checklist »
What is Insurance Premium Tax? Find out more about IPT and how it impacts on prices.
Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) »
Find out what to do if your car has mechanical trouble.
What to do if your car breaks down »
Tips for winter driving and on how to make sure you and your vehicle are prepared for anything from a cold snap to extreme weather.
Winter driving guide »