Transporting a motorcycle to East Providence can be a difficult task without the proper experience or equipment. There are thousands of shipping companies who can provide their customers with the shipping needs of their bike. Trying to transport a motorcycle without the aid of a professional can lead to expensive or incomparable damages. A legitimate shipping service can provide their customers with insurance coverage if anything should happen during the shipping process.
A shipping service has well trained professionals in charge of delivering the motorcycle to East Providence, Rhode Island. Before the motorcycle is even shipped, the customer and the shipper are required to give the bike a thorough inspection in order to gain full knowledge of the condition of the bike. By documenting damages and imperfections to the bike before shipping it to East Providence, the company and the customer can avoid any discrepancies.
Hazards on the Highway
- Poor weather conditions
- Blow out a tire
- Pot holes
These are just a few hazards that can occur on the road that can lead to devastating damages to a motorcycle. There are many different things that can go wrong on the highway, especially for someone attempting to transport a motorcycle without experience in motorcycle hauling. A shipping service hires highly experienced motorcycle haulers trained to transport a motorcycle.
Tasks to Complete Before Shipping a Motorcycle
- Clean the bike of dirt, dust and deposits
- Remove any loose accessories and objects that can break or damage the motorcycle during transportation
- Disable the alarm system if the bike is equipped with one
- Check fluids, tire pressure and battery
- Gas reading should not be higher than ¼ tank before transportation
- Document and list any damages or imperfections to the bike before transportation
These requirements are necessary for the customer to complete so that their bike has the best possible chances at arriving to East Providence without a mishap occurring.
East Providence, RI Transport Companies
East Coast Auto Transport
115 Amaral St.
Riverside, RI 02915
Secure Auto Transport of Providence
1 State St.
Providence, RI 02908
First Call Auto Transport
449 Smith St.
Providence, RI 02908
Jack Soban Auto Transport
40 Bay State Ave.
Warwick, RI 02888
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.