Safe And Reliable South Pasadena Motorcycle Shipping Services By A-1 Auto Transport
Shipping motorcycles to and from South Pasadena is very easy! You only need a motorcycle shipping company with a proven track record. While this write-up details the necessary steps, here are reasons why bike owners run to motorcycle shipping companies.
- To minimize wear and tear when visiting a distant region. There are some motorbikes can cannot cover numerous mileages at a go without maintenance. These types of bikes can be shipped to the location the owner is going to.
- During relocation and you will not be using the bikes as your means of transportation. When relocating, odds are you will not ride your bike. You will have it transported together with other household goods.
- Motorbikes getting shipped from manufacturers to a bike show event. When you walk into a showroom, the bikes you spot are squeaky clean. This is because they were shipped to the venue.
- When the owner is ailing. If you are suffering from some disease and you are visiting friends for a couple of weeks in the neighboring state, you can have your motorbike shipped.
- Collectors’ motorcycle shipping. In most cases these motorbikes are very delicate to handle.
Different methods we can use to ship your motorcycle
- Enclosed transport. Safety of your motorcycles is guaranteed with this shipping method.
- Open-air transport. Short trips can be good with this method of transport.
- Palleted transport. With our wooden crates, your motorcycles will be very safe for shipping.
- Containers made from galvanized metal are used to ship your motorcycles and protect it from possible damage.
How to prepare your motorcycle for shipping
Preparing your motorcycles for shipping is not as energy and financially demanding as many will presume. The processes are simple to follow and all bike owners can do it.
- Wash off all dirt on the motorcycles. By doing this, the hidden blemishes will be uncovered, if any.
- Examine the bike’s external parts for defects.
- Focus your camera lens on faulty parts. Take pictures of the bike from all sides.
- Inflate the tires appropriately. Not only will this prevent damage on the tires, it will also reduce the impact by tremors.
- Only a small amount of fuel will do – a ¼ of the gas tank (or less). This is enough for you to ride to the nearest gas station.
- Fix any fluid leaks. This is a preventative measure to avoid cases of fire accidents.
- If the motorcycle will be transported using the crated option, detach the battery.
What to look for in a motorcycle shipping company
- After getting a shipper offering bike hauling services that are insured, check if the policies are comprehensive. Ask what risks are covered ahead of shipping.
- Establish the level of experience the shipper has in your location, in this case South Pasadena.
- The testimonials from previous clients should prove beyond doubts that the shipper offers credible services. Be keen to see more positive reviews.
- Seek recommendations from other bike owners who have used shipping services before. This is a perfect way of getting direct leads. However, be sure the persons are not promoting any shipper.
Why you should use A-1 Auto Transport for your motorcycle shipping needs
When speaking of motorcycle shipping, you want a company that delivers beyond expectation in all aspects. You need A-1 Auto Transport!
- Our customer service is bliss. Before you receive a pricing, our agents will listen to your needs keenly. They will first guide you on the processes needed to ship a bike and will leave you in a better and calm state of mind.
- We offer authentic services. A-1 Auto Transport is registered with the association of movers in America. The agency controls and regulates the shipping services in the US.
- Our services are transparent. When you request for price estimates, you will receive one that is free of obligations. We have no hidden charges and you will not have any fee surcharges imposed on the initial price.
Our South Pasadena motorcycle shipping services
We offer all luxurious, economical, and affordable shipping services in South Pasadena.
- Motorbike storage.
- Motor carrier insurance coverage.
- Zero obligation shipping estimates.
- Toll-free calls.
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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.