The AA stands for General Dutch Cyclists Bond. Meanwhile, the AA is actually called Royal Dutch Touring Club but to avoid confusion, the ANWB has kept the old acronym. The ANWB helps roadside or at your door. In this article you can read more about enabling the ANWB.
You can call the ANWB if you get the road car trouble, but also at home if you notice that something is wrong with the car. The ANWB can solve minor defects immediately. If something is going on that can not be made straight, and you're standing on the shoulder they will tow your car.
The number of the ANWB is 088-2692888. If you call, you get a choice menu. You will be asked whether you are in the Netherlands or abroad. Then you will be asked whether it is a car, motorbike, scooter or bicycle. After this selection menu you will be connected with the ANWB Emergency Centre. If you walk along the state highway, you can also enable ANWB via an emergency phone. To find the two kilometers, there is an emergency phone.
To best be able to act, the ANWB need different information from you such as:
your ANWB membership
your name and address
the license plate of the car
the make and type of the car
what's going on
where you stand
Make sure you are well understood by continuing to sit under the call in the car.
You can still call the ANWB. However, you'll have to become a member and it also costs a lot more money than if you are already a member. On the phone, you should therefore immediately know your account number and the cost is amortized within approximately two weeks from your account. If you are near your garage, it is sometimes cheaper to ask if they might want to take a look. A membership costs just 50 euros per year. If you're not a member but bad luck has cost about 3 to 4 times the double, but then you have the rest of the year member.
Always make sure your car is safe and that if you can put a warning triangle and serves a safety vest. Pressing the emergency state can expect the best behind the guardrail. The times from the ANWB very different. It looks at what ANWB employee is the closest and fastest can be with you. Sometimes the employee within 20 minutes but it can also be pressed to take just two hours.