Hiring motorcycle transport services out of Edmond, Oklahoma is a smart decision if the mileage and condition of the bike must remain unscathed. This is especially important to those dealing with the buying, selling or trading of motorcycles, when the bike must be delivered in the same condition it was listed in. Nevertheless, anyone has the ability to take advantage of these safe and reliable services.
In order to find a motorcycle shipping company that you can entrust with your vehicle, read the reviews and ratings of local transport companies over the Internet. You should also look over the company’s website to get an idea of their services and delivery process. This is also where accurate contact information can be found.
Will I Need to Prepare the Motorcycle for Its Delivery Process?
Nearly every transport company will have a list of criteria for the motorcycle’s owner to follow. The preparation required helps assure that the bike is ready and safely delivered to its final location. It also offers more protection to those handling the bike during the shipping process. The list of preparation is typically standard, unless crated shipping methods are being used.
Crated transport requires the motorcycle to be drained of all fluids, and for the handlebars and mirrors to be removed. Standard transport methods don’t usually require such detailed prep work. Instead, the bike’s fluids will stay in, as long as the gas tank doesn’t read over a ¼ full. The only components that must be removed from the bike are those that weren’t originally manufactured with the motorcycle.
Fortunately, preparing the motorcycle takes little time and effort. Fulfilling the requirements is easy. So is the process of collecting the necessary documentation for the vehicle’s 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.