Will AAA plug your tires rather than change a spare?
Does AAA plug your tires instead of changing the spare? I know that you can plug a minor leak in a tire and it will still run for a few thousand miles.
Answer provided by
Answered on Jul 12, 2021
Eric Schad has been a freelance writer for nearly a decade, as well as an SEO specialist and editor for the past five years. Before getting behind the keyboard, he worked in the finance and music industries (the perfect combo). With a wide array of professional and personal experiences, he’s developed a knack for tone and branding across many different verticals. Away from the computer, Schad is a blues guitar shredder, crazed sports fan, and always down for a spontaneous trip anywhere around the globe.
“If you’re talking about plugging your tire on location, then no. AAA will not offer that service.
It’s more of a liability issue for them. If they plug your tire and then it blows out while you’re driving, they’re liable.
However, they will tow you to the nearest repair shop to do patches or plugs on your tires.”
Did this answer help you?
Ask us a question by email and we will respond within a few days.
Have a different question?
You can meet us at our office and discuss the details of your question.
Browse by topics
What others are asking
Does getting a roadside assistance plan like AAA impact your car insurance rates?
Can I get a discount on my car insurance if I buy a separate roadside assistance plan, like AAA?
Jul 14, 2021
Does having comprehensive insurance mean you have full coverage?
Do I have to add anything else to my policy if I already have comprehensive? My loan requires that I have full coverage.
Jul 14, 2021