I'm wondering if there exist any (portable) consumer electronics devices - so like music player, mouse, flashlight, audio recorder - that take any chemistry rechargeable AA or AAA batteries, and can recharge them right in the device. [more inside]
The AAA makes great guide books for each state that will list close to every city in a state, and tell you what's the most interesting thing to do by every little podunk city. But does this sort of information live online somewhere? And does it live online somewhere for free?
A friend mentioned they were not to call AAA today about their car problems because it's a holiday and they don't want to inconvenience anybody. Would this really inconvenience people?
I just want reliable, reasonable non-AAA roadside assistance, but thus far I've been thwarted on the "reliable and reasonable" part. C'mon, hasn't competition made this happen yet? I'm not a big fan of AAA's well-known lobbying activities, and even if I made peace with the politics, their relentless direct-mail campaign has put them on my shit list forever. [more inside]
Subaru owners (U.S.): Do you have AAA in addition to Subaru Roadside Assistance? [more inside]
Mechanic-filter: AAA just fixed my car and I don't understand how. Explain it to me like I'm 5 years old. [more inside]
Recommendations for AAA (or AA) powered laser pointers that I can use to play with my cat? [more inside]
What's wrong with my car, and what's my best option for fixing it? [more inside]
Do you tip the person (from AAA or similar) when they come to jump start your car? [more inside]
Auto Club/Towing services in New Hampshire - use Triple AAA or is there a better service here? [more inside]
AAA alternatives? So I've just learned about the political lobbying AAA does, and I'd rather not support that if I can help it. [more inside]
As a non-AAA member, what are my cheapest options for transporting a broken vehicle 12 miles? [more inside]
I have had a perfect storm of bureaucratic screwups take $400 and many hours of my life from me. Can I get my money back? I've been fighting up to now with no success so I don't even know who or what to do anymore. Help! (Companies involved: AAA, DMV, LA Parking Violations Bureau) [more inside]
Looking for a portable MP3/Media player that is NOT rechargeable, and takes AAA batteries. [more inside]
What practical uses, besides roadside service, have you used your AAA membership for? [more inside]
I'm driving cross-country (again) and am feeling dubious about the Seattle-Florida route AAA mapped out on my behalf. I'd vaguely planned a southern route. I'd like avoid the really scary mountain passes and weather. [more inside]
Help me protect my credit report from corporate idiocy. [more inside]
Roadtrip technology. Which would you prefer, high-tech solutions (web-enabled phone/Palm, laptop, GPS) or low-tech solutions (maps, AAA Triptiks, GoogleMaps printouts) or some combination? [more inside]
Anyone here have car and/or home owner's insurance through AAA? [more inside]
I have a question about strange rechargeable battery behavior. [more inside]
Does anyone know a store in the Perth (Western Australia) metro area that sells 900mAh NiMH AAA batteries?