Finding motorcycle shipping services in Chaska is relatively easy. There are a lot of different services and features to benefit from when it comes to the relocation of a motorcycle. Always make sure that the transport company offers insurance coverage for the vehicles in their care during the delivery process.
Almost all shipping services will come with insurance as added protection and a guarantee from the transport company that the vehicle will arrive safely. If any harm is done to your bike during its travels, the expenses for the repairs or replacements will be covered by the insurance company extending their services.
Methods Used to Transport a Motorcycle Safely.
- Enclosed Shipping.
- Open Air Shipping.
- Door to Door.
- Terminal to Terminal.
- Crated Shipping.
Preparing a Motorcycle for Transport.
- Clean any dirt and deposits from the motorcycle.
- Remove any loose objects and accessories that can damage the bike while in transit.
- Disable the security alarm if the bike has one installed.
- Check fluids, tire pressure, and battery.
- Gas reading should not be above ¼ tank before transporting the motorcycle.
- Document and list any imperfections and damages to the bike before shipping.
If the motorcycle is prepared as the transport company recommends, then the safe arrival of the bike can be expected. The requirements set by the transport professionals also assure their safety during the process. It is important that you complete everything you are asked. At the end of the delivery process, conduct a final inspection of the bike to assure no damage is present.
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.