If you are looking for long distance shipping services, Kennewick has many wonderful options. Of course, the transport company you choose to hire should be noted for their great services and familiar with shipping motorcycles.
Call a few places for quotes and ask any questions that you might have. Always do your research before hiring the first transporter to pop up in the search engines. Beware of scam artists by avoiding anyone asking for money upfront. A reliable transporter will have DOT approval, insurance coverage and other relevant documents and certificates.
Who Do Shipping Companies Assist?
Motorcycle shipping companies are there to provide safe and affordable means of transport for their customers. Reputable companies will have a long list of testimonials on their website provided by their clients. It is the shipping company’s goal to make motorcycle transport a realistic and easy to use option.
Become More Knowledgeable about Motorcycle Transport.
There is a never-ending amount of information available on the internet about motorcycle shipping, but you might learn more with a face to face meeting. Stop by your local motorcycle shipping professional’s office and they will be glad to answer all of your questions. If you are more comfortable with doing research from home, you can contact them by telephone as well.
Things to Do before Sending Your Bike Afar.
- Document any existing damages for your records. Always snap photographs of the bike and all its elements.
- Check the oil, tire pressure and fluids. Leave the fuel tank only ¼ full and top off all other fluids.
- If your motorcycle is has an alarm system installed, make sure it is turned off or disabled.
- Have your mechanic repair any leaks and make necessary adjustments to assure the bike’s condition before 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.