There is a wide variety of methods used to transport a motorcycle out of Lower Merion Township without having to worry about damages or added mileage. The highways are full of dangers and hazards that cause expensive damages to a motorcycle. To avoid risking the integrity of the motorcycle, professional shipping companies offer low cost options for anyone in need of assistance.
A motorcycle is in great care as it is being transported, the professionals in charge of delivering the bike follow guidelines and a step by step process to ensure that the motorcycle is far from any danger. The options for shipping a motorcycle can seem a little confusing for those who haven't had to utilize a shipping company before, so the representatives explain the process as simply as possible.
Hazards on the Highway.
- Blown out tires.
- Pot holes.
- Poor weather conditions.
Professionals have been taught to deal with these types of inconveniences that the freeways present to those who use it. They are also given GPS systems and other devices that allow them to monitor road and weather conditions during their travels.
Options to Transport a Motorcycle.
- Enclosed Shipping.
- Open Air Shipping.
- Door to Door Transport.
- Terminal to Terminal Transport.
- Crated Shipping.
Preparing a Motorcycle for the Process of Shipping.
- Clean any dirt, grime and dust from the motorcycle.
- Remove any loose objects and accessories that can damage the bike while in transit.
- Disable the alarm if the bike has one installed.
- Check fluids, tire pressure and battery.
- Gas reading should not be filled higher than ¼ tank.
- Document and list any damages or imperfections to the bike 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.