Chevron Lubricants Q&A

click here to participate in the Chevron Lubricants Q&A

Recent Topics
Do you think this was harmful to my transmission
by Clubber_Lang
6 minutes 47 seconds ago
Error message.
by OneEyeJack
9 minutes 30 seconds ago
Old filter
by Broo
Today at 07:29 AM
DisService
by Eddie
Today at 07:26 AM
Silverado D40 Oil Capacity
by Fatih_KOZ
Today at 07:15 AM
Roofing Panel H-Clips
by ET16
Today at 06:26 AM
I went to the doctor
by Jetronic
Today at 05:45 AM
What would make a car smell like a small 2 stroke?
by horse123
Today at 05:08 AM
Smoke on Startup - Normal?
by Nick1994
Today at 12:38 AM
Who Makes Motorcraft Oil Filters
by m6pwr
Yesterday at 11:23 PM
HM oil with BEST seal conditioner?
by addyguy
Yesterday at 11:05 PM
Questioning Legality ofstatement local Commercial
by earlyre
Yesterday at 10:26 PM
Newest Members
Okuru, JettyLife, Charlie2015, TCINWV, dgmwrx15
53717 Registered Users
Who's Online
101 registered (A_Harman, Al, asand1, Atlantis, 4Scott4, AZjeff, 9 invisible), 1881 Guests and 217 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
53717 Members
66 Forums
230297 Topics
3686243 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3370498 - 05/13/14 01:44 PM Cyclists Can Now Call AAA For Help
zzyzzx Offline


Registered: 05/18/12
Posts: 2258
Loc: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014...ft=1&f=1001

AAA is increasingly in the business of fixing bikes and giving rides to cyclists who run into trouble. AAA clubs in Colorado and Southern New England announced the new service in time for this week's Bike to Work Day, following the lead of other regional auto clubs.

The organization, whose territory includes Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Rhode Island, will send mechanics in trucks that are outfitted with bike racks to cyclists who call for help, in a new benefit the company says comes with existing memberships.

Service for bike riders has been available in Oregon and Idaho since 2012 and in New Jersey since last year. In Massachusetts, about 30 AAA trucks will be outfitted with bike racks."

Top
#3370808 - 05/13/14 06:59 PM Re: Cyclists Can Now Call AAA For Help [Re: zzyzzx]
dailydriver Offline


Registered: 03/14/06
Posts: 7562
Loc: Bucks County, Pa.
Hmmm, I will have to check if Pennsyltuckey/Mid-Atlantic region AAA is going to get on board with this soon. shrug

Sounds like a lifesaver if one cracks a wheel/breaks a derailleur/etc. 50 miles from home and NO ONE else is around to pick you up. wink
_________________________
2000 Z28 1SC 6 speed 175K miles
Red Line 0W-40/Sustina 0W-20 (20/80 mix)
Fram Ultra filter
Motul Gear 300 75W-90/3.8 oz. XL-3
Red Line D4 in the T56

Top
#3371308 - 05/14/14 10:07 AM Re: Cyclists Can Now Call AAA For Help [Re: zzyzzx]
zzyzzx Offline


Registered: 05/18/12
Posts: 2258
Loc: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
I have to admit that I don't have AAA, but if they offer the bicycle thing around here then it would be tempting.

Top
#3377021 - 05/20/14 11:39 PM Re: Cyclists Can Now Call AAA For Help [Re: zzyzzx]
jimbrewer Offline


Registered: 12/30/12
Posts: 999
Loc: New Mexico, USA
Now that's an idea. Why not? I wouldn't expect the AAA guy to fix my bike, but if he took me home, that would be good.

Top