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One of the most dreadful things that can happen to any motorist in Singapore would the breakdown of their vehicle.
It can be both incredibly frustrating and embarrassing if you disrupt traffic and bring about inconvenience to others.
There are many reasons for the breakdown of your vehicle. It can range from flat tyres, overheated engine, collisions to even running out of fuel!
Very often, these problems with your vehicle cannot be immediately rectified, and would require an assessment from the workshop.
However, there are certain situations where roadside assistance would be enough to bring your vehicle back to life.
Whatever the situation is, we’ll have a look at some of the reputable towing and roadside services here in Singapore that you can consider in the unlikely event you experience any car breakdowns.
1) BH Auto Services
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BH Auto is an authorized workshop for many insurance companies. In addition, they also offer installment plans for their services. However, these are all subjected to their terms and condition.
They also provide 24-hour towing to their workshop, as well as roadside assistance throughout the week. BH Auto places strong emphasis on excellent response time, as well as timely arrival.
Moreover, they also have an additional service whereby they provide transportation home for customers. How awesome is that?
BH Auto Services
Blk 1 Sin Ming Industrial Estate Sector C #01-111 to 117, Singapore 575636
24-Hours Hotline: 9101 3232
Tel: 6559 8944
Email: [email protected]
2) A.J Towing Services
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AJ Towing Services is a renowned and trusted towing company. Despite being relatively new—it was established only in 2014—it has since grown exponentially.
It provides a whole range of services that include general towing, multi-storey/basement car park towing, bulk car transportation and 24-hours roadside assistance.
AJ also has competent and trained employees who have the technical know-how, as well as reliable trucks at their disposal.
Their company’s slogan is “Anytime, Anywhere, Any Situation, Never Say NO!!!”.
A.J Towing Services
19 Senoko Loop, #04-00, Singapore 758169
24-Hours Hotline: +65 86006229
Email: [email protected]
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Island Recovery Services is one of the biggest towing company in the industry. It has a fleet of 25 recovery vehicles, which can cater to high demands at any point of time.
There are also plans in place to increase their existing inventory of vehicles to better serve customers. Their huge fleet includes a number of different recovery vehicles, which ranges from car carriers to heavy duty tow truck.
They even have experience working in major events like The Singapore Grand Prix and SCB Marathon.
Island Recovery operate 24-hours throughout the week and provide a wide spectrum of services, which include roadside breakdown assistance, accident towing, off-road vehicle project, vehicle escorting and vehicle door opening as well.
Island Recovery Services
59 Ubi Ave 1, #07-08 Bizlink Centre, Singapore 408938
24-Hours Hotline: +65 9182 8211
4) 4Wheelz Towing And Recovery
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4Wheelz is the epitome of an honest and reliable company that provides reliable response.
Prices are indicated clearly on their Facebook page, and they are priced very reasonable as well.
Moreover, their Facebook page also shows a comprehensive photo album, which showcases a list of past projects that they have done.
Their services include towing of all kinds of vehicles, vehicle jump start, accident recovery, crane up/winch services, king dolly services, and changing of spare tyre.
4Wheelz Towing And Recovery
872B Tampines Street 86, Singapore 522872
24-Hours Hotline: +65 98266442
5) Automobile Association of Singapore (AAS)
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Automobile Association of Singapore (AAS), is another reputable company in Singapore. It has a long heritage in Singapore, dating back to 1907.
It is a multifaceted business that provides many services apart from the typical roadside assistance or towing. AAS's towing and roadside assistance is also 24-hours.
Interestingly, AAS will waive of their standard towing service to your preferred workshop if they are unable to get your car going. This is also subjected to terms and conditions.
The downside of AAS is that you need to be a member to enjoy their services. Depending on your needs, they have several membership options for you to choose from.
Nevertheless, AAS definitely fits the bill if you want a trusted and professional towing & roadside assistance service provider.
Automobile Association of Singapore (AAS)
2 Kung Chong Road #03-01 AA Centre Singapore 159140
24-Hours Hotline: 6748 9911 or 1800-6333-869
Email: [email protected]
6) Shenton Recovery
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Known for their efficiency and myriad of services, Shenton Recovery is another honest and reliable towing company. Like most companies on this list, they too provide 24-hours emergency towing and recovery assistance services.
According to the company, they strive to recover or revive your vehicle as quickly as possible. They also provide tactical towing and roadshow & events towing.
With 5 out of 5 stars on Google Review, it's no wonder why they are trusted by many.
21 Primz Bizhub, Woodlands Cl #08-44, Singapore 737854
24-Hours Hotline: +65 9783 8383
Email: [email protected]
7) SPARK Car Care
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SPARK Car Care is a subsidiary of the ComfortDelGro Engineering company. With over 40 years of maintenance and repair expertise, it provides 24/7 towing and roadside assistance services, which includes vehicle jump-starts, changing of flat tyres or batteries.
Instead of the hassle of reaching out to the hotline and determining your current location, you can enjoy the ease of pinpointing your location instead.
To book a tow truck, simply click on Road & Valet Assistance, select ‘Tow’, enter your current location, and select your preferred SPARK Car Care centre. There are six convenient locations to choose from.
Here are the address and contact number of each SPARK Car Care centre:
205 Braddell Road S(579701)
Tel: 6383 8110
59 Loyang Drive S(508969)
Tel: 6214 8300
45 Pandan Road S(609286)
Tel: 6338 8778
- Sin Ming
383 Sin Ming Drive S(575717)
Tel: 6553 0400
- Sungei Kadut
7 Sungei Kadut Way S(728791)
Tel: 6369 7369
320 Ubi Road 3 S(408649)
Tel: 6848 5721
In conclusion, driving a vehicle can be unpredictable. You will never know when your vehicle would require roadside assistance.
Therefore is beneficial to keep in mind of these information mentioned above, as it gives you an idea on how to react in the unfortunate event that you require these services.
Most importantly, if you intend to seek any coverage from your insurance company, it is best to seek prior advice from them to prevent any unnecessary complications.
We hope you found our list of reputable towing and roadside services useful. If you have any other preferred choices or recommendations, do share them with us below!
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