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  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

  • Calls to 03 numbers will cost no more than calls to national geographic numbers (starting 01 or 02) from both mobiles and landlines.

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Have you broken down?

Do you require assistance?

Breakdown Cover

Adding Breakdown Cover couldn't be easier

A 24/7 nationwide rescue service available for 365 days a year.

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Great reasons to choose Gladiator Breakdown Cover

Unlimited UK Roadside Call outs

Misfuelling
Cover

24hr Rescue
Services

Compare Breakdown Cover

With unlimited roadside recoveries (breakdowns more than ¼ mile from home), see how our cover options stack up.

 

Roadside
assistance
Cover

National
Cover

European
Cover

Unlimited UK roadside recoveries

Yes

Yes

Yes

Recovery limited to 10 miles from breakdown

Yes

No

No

Recovery to any UK destination

No

Yes

Yes

Home breakdown call outs

No

Yes

Yes

Unlimited European roadside recoveries

No

No

Yes

Great features as standard

No matter which level of breakdown cover you choose, each includes these great benefits as standard:

Named drivers

We cover the vehicle shown on your Gladiator policy, whether you or any of your named drivers are driving.

Message service

Don't worry if you need to let work or your family know you're running late, we're always happy to pass on a message or two for you.

Caravan and trailer cover

We recover caravans and trailers up to 8ft 3in wide and 3.5t in weight.

Lost or broken keys

If your keys are lost or broken we’ll transport your vehicle to the nearest garage or another location within 10 miles of the breakdown.

Misfuel assist

We'll either drain your tank or recover your vehicle to the nearest repairer if you misfuel. We'll also give you 10 litres of fuel to complete your journey.

Alternative transport

You'll get a hire vehicle (up to 1600cc) for up to three days to allow you to complete your journey.

Overnight accommodation

We’ll arrange overnight accommodation including breakfast for you and your passengers up to £150 per person (£600 total) while your vehicle is being repaired.

How do I buy Breakdown Cover?

You can buy online with your insurance or speak to one of our friendly team on 0333 234 0196. If you add Breakdown midterm, your cover will start 48 hours after you've spoken to one of our advisors.

How the Breakdown Cover works

Once you have Gladiator Breakdown Cover set up on your policy, you can call for assistance whenever you need help. Our team will ask for your:

  • Policy number
  • Vehicle registration, make and model
  • Location
  • Phone number to stay in touch; we'll call or text you with information on who will be attending your breakdown and how long they'll be.

How do I claim?

If your van breaks down please call our 24-hour control centre on 0330 102 0809.

Your documents

To see the full terms and conditions, check your policy booklet.