Unprepared's Guide to Roadside Emergencies: Part Three
How to avoid mechanic scams, building a roadside emergency kit, and what to know about roadside assistance.
This is the third installment in Unprepared’s Guide to Roadside Emergencies:
Part one (free to all) covers basic maintenance to prevent emergencies.
Part two (subscribers only) covers more basic maintenance.
In this installment, we’ll cover:
Common mechanic scams and how to avoid them. The most likely time you’ll get scammed is when you’re in a jam and desperate.
What you need for a proper roadside emergency kit.
Why roadside assistance is a must, but you may not need to buy it.