On average, for a standard shipment it will typically take one to seven business days from the time your booking has been received to locate a carrier and schedule a time for pick-up. Expedited services are available for rush shipments and time sensitive transports.
If the car has accessories such as a spoiler or fog lights that can be removed, make sure to do so. The transport companys policy will no doubt excuse the shipper from any damage that may be incurred to items that stick out.
Damage will be noted by our carrier/driver on the bill of lading at origin. In the unlikely event there is additional damage upon delivery it will be noted by the carrier/driver on the bill of lading. It is your responsibility to make sure that all such damage is noted.
Make sure that you choose the appropriate type of shipping for your vehicle. If you are shipping a luxury vehicle or other particularly expensive car, then it would be best to pay extra for enclosed shipping. Also, be aware that particular types of shipping may be required for unusual vehicles, such as oversized vehicles or cars or trucks which have attachments, such as camper shells.
Before your motorcycle has been loaded on to a truck, it should go through a full inspection with the transportation company and you present at that time. It may also be in your best interest to take pictures prior to it being loaded for your own records. It never hurts to do your own due diligence. Make sure to completely drain out all the gas and empty saddlebags prior to shipping. At all cost, it may be in your best interest to leave the shipper with less to be held liable for. Ultimately, you should receive an inventory document prior to releasing the motorcycle to the shipping company.
Ask a sales person about these services and the details and minimum requirement that you need in order for you to get this particular service. There are just so many things that you would have secure first and these are just some of them.
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