Each year thousands of vacationers, movers and casual drivers encompass the U.S. highway system. There are many hazards and obstacles one must overcome on the highway around every turn. The best and most reliable way to transport a motorcycle out of Corvallis, Oregon successfully is to contact a specialist.
Often times, when people attempt to transport a motorcycle without professional aid things can go wrong. The reason utilizing a professional is the smart choice to make is because a standard is always followed to ensure the transportation is successful. Many people who haven't had to transport a motorcycle before can feel confused on how things work. Luckily, shipping company can explain it so that you feel comfortable.
Methods Used to Transport a Motorcycle.
- Enclosed Transport.
- Open Air Transport.
- Door to Door Delivery.
- Terminal to Terminal Delivery.
- Crated Transport,
In order to avoid irreplaceable damages to the bike that can occur on the road it is strongly recommended to choose from one of these options listed above. Not only does the customer save money on fuel by not transporting the bike by its own means, but it is safe from harm and unwanted mileage.
How to Prepare a Motorcycle Properly for Transport.
Before the bike can be transported the customer will need to complete a small list of tasks. The reason the list is required is to ensure peace of mind for the customer while it is being transported.
- Clean dirt, dust and deposits from the motorcycle.
- Remove any loose objects and accessories.
- Disable alarm system if the bike has one installed.
- Check fluids, tire pressure and battery.
- Gas should not be filled higher than ¼ tank before transport.
- Document and list any damages to the motorcycle prior to transport.
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.