There are various transport companies throughout Riverton City, Utah. Find one with the ability to your motorcycle safely. As a transporter, they should have a wonderful reputation among the locals. You should be able to find reviews, ratings and testimonials online for each transport company in the area.
When you have finally found the right transporter to purchase shipping services through, begin getting the bike ready for its travels to the East Coast. This is all relatively simple procedure and can be completed fairly quickly.
- Wash the motorcycle completely. Make sure that the bike is in its best possible condition before the transport.
- Only leave ¼ of a tank of fuel or less.
- Top off all fluids and check the tire pressure.
- Check the bike for damages. Write down any scratches, dents or visible markings. Take pictures of the motorcycle.
- Disable the alarm system. If asked, disengage the battery too.
- Remove all motorcycle accessories. If using the crated shipping methods, you may be asked to remove the handlebars.
When you complete the tasks required by the transporter, your bike is will be much safer during the transport. All of those carrying out the shipping process for the vehicle will also be kept safer.
How Does Insurance Coverage Work?
When you hire a professional transport company, you can expect them to have insurance coverage. This protects the vehicle in case of an accident. Even though it is unlikely that an insurance claim ever need to be filed, having the extra security is always imperative. Ask the transport company about the policy they carry. Make sure that your motorcycle is fully covered while in their care.
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.