Safe And Reliable Anderson Motorcycle Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
The services of shipping companies are sought for different reasons. On some occasions, they are hired to provide motorcycle shipping services. These are the situations in which such services are necessary:
- When a motorcycle is not functioning and has to be transported to the garage for repairs.
- When the conditions on the road make it impossible to use a motorbike and it has to be shipped to the destination.
- When there is a biking event at a distant location and the motorcycles belonging to participants across the world have to be shipped to the location.
- When a bike has been purchased via a store walk-in purchase or online purchase on e-commerce sites like EBay and its delivery to the buyer is part of the after-sales services.
Different methods we can use to ship your motorcycle
We can support different motorcycle shipping methods, depending on your preference and budget. We can use any of the following methods to ship your motorcycle:
- Water shipping.
- Air shipping.
- Road shipping.
- Rail shipping.
While shipping via road, your bike may be ferried on open trucks, motorcycle trailers or flatbed trucks. We deliver using the door-to-door delivery option or the terminal-to-terminal delivery option.
How to prepare your motorcycle for shipping
To prepare your motorcycle for shipping, you will have to do the following:
- Take your bike to professionals who can do maintenance work on it.
- Wash it thoroughly to remove all the dirt and debris.
- Inspect it and take note of any pre-existing marks or dents. It is advisable to take photos of your bike.
- Secure fragile parts such as the lamps.
- Remove any loosely hanging items as well as the motorcycle accessories.
- Check the tire pressure.
- Check the engine.
- Check the fluid levels and also ensure that the gas level is ¼ of the tank’s capacity.
- Disable the alarm system, if your bike has one.
- Drain the fluids and disconnect the battery, if you will be using the crated shipping option.
What to look for in a motorcycle shipping company
The main things that you need to consider when looking for a motorcycle shipping company include:
- Approval by the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
- Possession of United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) numbers.
- The provision for a motorcycle insurance coverage.
- The ability to offer tailored motorcycle shipping services.
- The experience that the shipping company has in the provision of motorcycle shipping services, especially in Anderson.
- The shipping company’s ratings and reviews.
Why you should use A-1 Auto transport for your motorcycle shipping needs
The following are some of the reasons why you should hire us to meet your motorcycle shipping needs:
- We are knowledgeable and also experienced in the provision of Anderson motorcycle shipping services.
- We have efficient operations and also a reliable team, giving you the best shipping experience there is.
- We are very well capable of meeting clients’ needs in the best way possible, as seen in our customer reviews.
- We are fully licensed and approved to provide motorcycle shipping services.
- We have highly experienced drivers who ensure that you will get your bike in good time and in perfect condition.
- We offer you real-time support, at all times. Our agents are available 24/7 should you need any information or assistance.
- We give you real-time tracking information, giving you the chance to get your delivery updates at the click of a button.
Our Anderson motorcycle shipping services
- Motorcycle storage services, for the duration that you would like to have your bike held at our facilities.
- Motorcycle insurance services, to ensure that any damages caused to your bike will be compensated.
- Open air motorcycle shipping services, which is a more popular option that is less expensive but less secure compared to enclosed shipping.
- Crated motorcycle shipping services, which is a safe shipping option but requires a lot of preparation.
- Enclosed motorcycle shipping. More expensive but more secure, as compared to the open air shipping option.
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Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.