In the vast waterfront lands of Bullhead City, many residents own motorcycles. With such beautiful scenery and a moderate climate, the city is perfect for motorcycle enthusiasts. That is why it is easy to find reliable motorcycle transport companies nestled in and near Bullhead.
Dealerships, manufacturers, collectors, buyers, sellers, and many other individuals use transport services whenever they need to have a vehicle shipped to another location. Such services maintain the bike’s condition and prevent increased mileage.
Why It’s Important to Prepare the Motorcycle for the Transport Ahead.
All dependable shipping companies will hold their shipping customers responsible for fulfilling their small list of preparation requirements. This ensures the safety of the bike and anyone assisting the shipping process. The successful delivery if the bike isn’t just dependent on the transporter.
- Wash the motorcycle.
- Write down and take pictures of existing damage.
- Remove all motorcycle accessories and extra components.
- Check the fluids and top them off. Leave the fuel tank at ¼ of a tank full or less.
- Fill the tires with air.
- Disconnect the alarm system.
- Remove the handlebars if asked.
What Is the Safest Shipping Method?
In most cases, all of the transport methods provided by a reputable and dependable shipping company can be trusted. However, when a valuable or antique motorcycle needs to be shipped, the professionals usually suggest the crated shipping method. This shipping method provides the utmost security.
Although this transport service is a little more costly, it provides the ultimate protection. The motorcycle will be carefully secured inside of a small shipping crate. It will be unable to move even during its travels. This form of transport offers protection against poor weather and road conditions, as well as vandalism.
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.