Safe And Reliable Milpitas Motorcycle Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
There are various situations in which hiring motorcycle shipping services from a reputable mover is the best way to go. These include:
- When a bike has been salvaged.
- When a bike is not operational due to mechanical faults.
- When a bike owner is relocating locally or internationally and would like to have their bike transported to their new address.
- When there is a biking event and the participants require reliable transport solutions to ship their bikes to the host location.
- When the conditions of the weather or the road or are not favorable for riding the bike.
- When shipping bikes from the manufacturer to the motorcycle dealer or from the motorcycle dealer to the buyer.
Different methods we can use to ship your motorcycle
Depending on your preference and budget, you can select the motorcycle shipping method that will meet your needs in the best way possible. The methods that we may use to ship your bike include:
- Air transport
- Rail transport.
- Water transport.
- Road transport.
In all these methods, we offer you the following options: Crated shipping, open air shipping and enclosed shipping. The delivery options available are door-to-door delivery and terminal-to-terminal delivery.
How to prepare your motorcycle for shipping
Before you hand over your bike to the shipping company, you will be expected to prepare it. This preparation will include the following activities:
- Removing all motorcycle accessories.
- Washing your bike.
- Checking the tire pressure.
- Checking the engine.
- Checking the fluid levels.
- Ensuring that the gas level does not exceed ¼ of the tank capacity.
- Draining the fluids and disconnecting the battery, in case you will be using the crated shipping option.
It is advisable to do an inspection of your bike and to assess its condition. Take notes of any existing marks or dents and also take a photo of the bike. This is very useful in case you will have to file a claim later on in case your bike will get damaged while it is in transit.
What to look for in a motorcycle shipping company
When searching for a motorcycle shipping company, the following are some of the things that you need to look out for:
- Approval of the company by the Better Business Bureau.
- Shipping costs that match the market rates and also match your budget.
- Availability of different shipping options.
- Possession of the relevant certificates and licenses.
- Provision for a comprehensive insurance cover.
- Experience in offering motorcycle shipping services, especially in Milpitas.
- Ratings and reviews- check if they are positive and if they prove the company to be a reputable one.
Why you should use A-1 Auto transport for your motorcycle shipping needs
You should hire us to meet your motorcycle shipping needs due to the following reasons:
- We have an experience that spans over a period of over two decades and we have mastered how to provide exceptional services.
- We have satellites that offer the chance to track your shipment in real time.
- We have an experienced and dedicated team that assists you in all stages of your shipment.
- We offer affordable services and we are so transparent in our pricing. There are no hidden costs. You can get a quote for free. This quote has no obligations attached.
- We are familiar with the rules and regulations that govern shipping motorcycles to various locations across the USA, Milpitas included.
- We give you the freedom to choose the motorcycle shipping method that will suit your needs in the best way possible.
- We are a licensed company so you can relax knowing that you are dealing with an authentic company.
Our Milpitas motorcycle shipping services
The Milpitas motorcycle shipping services that we offer include:
- Motorcycle insurance.
- Motorcycle storage.
- Enclosed shipping services.
- Open air shipping services.
- Crated shipping services.
- Door-to-door delivery
- Terminal-to-terminal delivery
We do our best to ensure that you get highly efficient yet very economical services. Reliability and satisfaction is a guarantee.
Talk To Us
We look forward to hearing from you! Contact us if you need more information on our Milpitas motorcycle shipping services. If you have already made your decision to have us ship your bike, just send in the details and we will get back to you with the quote. You can call our agents any time on 1-800-452-2880.
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.