Safe And Reliable San Jacinto Motorcycle Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
Different circumstances may come about and make it highly necessary to hire motorcycle shipping services. These include when:
- A bike is inoperable and has to be taken to the garage for repairs.
- Bike enthusiasts would like to attend an event.
- It is not possible to use a bike due to adverse weather conditions or prohibitions.
- A bike has been purchased from an e-commerce site such as eBay and it has to be transported to the buyer.
- A bike should not be used for long distances as doing so would lead to the wear and tear of its parts.
- A business or an individual is changing addresses and they would like to have their bikes transported to their new location.
The different motorcycle shipping services we have
The following are the motorcycle shipping services that we provide:
- Shipping via air: The most convenient, reliable and timely option yet the most expensive one.
- Shipping via water: The most economical method of shipping overseas whereby there is no time constraint.
- Shipping via rail: The most convenient method of in-land shipping in which there are no delays or congestion experienced.
- Shipping via road: The most common method of in-land shipping. Although some unforeseen events may lead to unexpected delays, our drivers do their best to get the bike to you in good time.
We can deliver your bike using the door-to-door service or the terminal-to-terminal service.
Preparing your bike for shipping
The motorcycle has to be in good condition before you hand it over to the shipping company. To do this, you have to:
- Take it to professionals for a routine maintenance check.
- Check the engine.
- Wash and inspect your bike thoroughly. It is recommended that you take photos of it which clearly show its pre-shipping condition.
- Check the fluid levels.
- Disable the alarm system.
- Ensure that the gas is at a maximum level of a quarter of the total tank capacity.
- Check the tire pressure.
Note: The tasks to be done when you are to hire the crated shipping services are draining the fluids and disconnecting the battery.
How to get a reliable motorcycle shipping company
The main aspects that make a shipping company to be considered as reliable are:
- The possession of valid documents.
- Better Business Bureau approval.
- Mainly positive ratings and reviews.
- Availability of a valid motorcycle insurance cover.
- Availability of different motorcycle transport solutions.
What makes A-1 Auto transport the best from the rest
- We have specialized our motorcycle shipping services and also have the ability and flexibility to accommodate unique transportation situations. The Harley-Davidson shipping and the Sturgis bike week are examples of the tailored motorcycle shipping solutions that we provide.
- We have been tried and tested as we have been in operation for more than two decades.
- We ensure that the safety of your bike is a top priority. We have the equipment that can be used to make moves as effortless and safe as can be. We also have a team which has been trained on how to provide proper motorcycle care.
- We provide you with the best rates that you can get. Our services are considerably affordable and you can get an obligation-free quote for free.
- We are familiar with the legislations that govern the shipping of motorcycles to various destinations, including San Jacinto. This gives you the chance to be well-prepared when it comes to document preparation and adhering to the motorcycle shipping laws.
Our San Jacinto motorcycle shipping services
The San Jacinto motorcycle shipping services available include:
- Open-air motorcycle shipping. This is a popular motorcycle option that is also affordable.
- Enclosed motorcycle shipping. This is a transportation option that is more secure and this feature makes it more costly.
- Crated motorcycle shipping is a safe means of transporting bikes while they are enclosed in wooden crates. The pallet base of the crate is usually reinforced so as to enable it to withstand the weight of the bike.
- Motorcycle shipping advisory services. These ensure you have the guidance and information needed to make well-informed shipping decisions.
- Motorcycle insurance services, which provides you with the cover needed against the perils that your bike may be exposed to.
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.