WHAT TO DO IF YOUR BIG RIG HAS TROUBLE
The last thing that anyone wants to happen out on the road is to break down. As the driver of a large rig, you’re probably well aware of the dangers of breaking down. What happens in the event that you do? Here are three tips that should help you if you find yourself in trouble.
This is the most important for you and other drivers on the road. If your rig is having trouble, pull over. Make sure that you’re all the way to the side of the road. Everything should be off except for your emergency lights. You’ll want to do a quick check, for leaking fluid or smoke.
WHO TO CALL
If there hasn’t been an accident or any injuries, you won’t need to call the police. You should, however, make a call to a big rig towing service or car professional to come take a look.
WHO TO HIRE
If you’ve determined that you need a tow, you can’t call for just anyone. You’re going to need someone that has experience in pulling large trucks. It is completely different from towing just any sort of vehicle. It takes a different type of training and skill.
Breaking down in your truck can feel like the worst thing that could happen. With a few simple tips, you’ll be on your way to repairs in no time. If you’re interested in more information on towing a big rig, contact Save Tow at 925-820-6304.