Safe And Reliable South Lake Tahoe Motorcycle Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
The different situations that may arise and make it necessary to hire motorcycle shipping services include:
- When a bike has been salvaged.
- When a bike is inoperable.
- When a bike has been purchased from a physical store or from an online store such as eBay and it has to be shipped to the buyer so as to complete the purchase.
- When a bike cannot be used to travel a long distance as this will lead to the wear and tear of its parts.
- When a bike owner is relocating to a different State or country and will need to ship the bike to their new address.
Different methods we can use to ship your motorcycle
The different methods that we can use to ship your motorcycle include:
- Shipping via water.
- Shipping via air.
- Shipping via rail.
- Shipping via road.
You may opt for the delivery of your bike to be done using any of the following methods: Terminal-to-terminal delivery or door-to-door delivery. When your bike is being shipped via road, we may use a flatbed truck, an open truck or a motorcycle trailer to transport it.
How to prepare your motorcycle for shipping
After you have familiarized yourself with the rules and regulations that govern shipping motorcycles to your destination, you need to prepare your bike for shipping. This may include the following actions:
- Taking your bike to professionals who can perform a maintenance check on your bike.
- Washing your bike so as to remove dirt and debris.
- Checking the engine.
- Checking the battery.
- Checking the level of the fluids.
- Securing the fragile parts such as the lamps.
- Confirming that the level of the gas does not exceed a ¼ of the capacity of the tank.
- Disabling the alarm system.
- Draining the fluids and disconnecting the battery.
You may find out more information, from the shipping company that you will hire, about what they need you to do as you prepare your bike for shipping. Some movers have specific requirements such as removing the handlebars.¨
What to look for in a motorcycle shipping company
So as to enjoy great shipping services, you need to hire a good motorcycle shipping company. Such a company will possess the following traits:
- Ability to provide tailored services.
- Affordability of services.
- Availability of a motorcycle insurance cover.
- Possession of the valid certificates and licenses.
Why you should use A-1 Auto transport for your motorcycle shipping needs
If you are looking for the best South Lake Tahoe motorcycle shipping services, look no further! A-1 Auto transport is the best shipping company that you can hire because:
- We are highly experienced and knowledgeable on what is required to ship motorcycles in South Lake Tahoe.
- We have a comprehensive motorcycle insurance cover which guarantees that you will be compensated for any damage that may occur to your bike while it is being shipped.
- We ensure that your bike will be handled safely by training our team on how to provide proper motorcycle care and we also have efficient equipment that meet the current levels of safety and technology.
- We ensure that you will have a hassle-free shipping experience by running smooth operations and ensuring that your bike is delivered within the shortest time possible.
Our South Lake Tahoe motorcycle shipping services
The South Lake Tahoe motorcycle shipping services include, but are not limited to:
- Enclosed motorcycle shipping services, to provide you with more secure shipping solutions.
- Open-air motorcycle shipping services, to provide you with more affordable shipping solutions.
- Crated motorcycle shipping services, to provide you with safe and secure shipping solutions. In crated shipping, your bike will be shipped in a wooden crate which offers it more protection.
- Motorcycle shipping advisory services, to guide you in choosing the transport solutions that would suit you best.
- Motorcycle insurance services, to provide you with the protection needed against the perils that your bike will be exposed to.
Ship with Us
If you want the best motorcycle shipping services to South Lake Tahoe and any other destination, ship with us. Call us on the number 1-800-452-2880 and our agents will walk you through our shipping process. We aim to provide reliable yet affordable services to all our clients and we also make the shipping process to be less complex as can be.
Written By:Joe Webster
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.