Do I have to drain the bike's gas tank
before shipping or transport?
companies will require you have only
half a tank or less before shipping your
motorcycle. However, if you are shipping
your bike in a crate, draining the gas
tank is required.
How will my motorcycle be transported?
motorcycle will be transported on a truck
that could be open or enclosed. In most
instances motorcycle transporters will
use enclosed transporters. For specialty
bikes or collector cycles, enclosed transport
is always recommend. If your motorcycle
being shipped internationally, it will
be carefully packed and crated by the
motorcycle shipper in the container.
Will my motorcycle be insured during transport?
is very important to understand the coverage
policy your transport will include. In
most cases companies offer insurance
beyond what your own policy may cover
and what their standard cargo insurance
covers. It is advised that you read your
own insurance policy and review the transporters
policy carefully. Always make sure you
cycle is covered fully.
How long will it take for my motorcycle
to be shipped?
are many factors involved during transport,
including distance being shipped, weather
and traffic. If your motorcycle is going
from coast to coast, average transport
time is 10-15 days. Up and down the coast
averages 3-10 days. Ask you shipper for
a delivery window.
form of payment is accepted for transport?
shippers except cash, credit card, money
orders or certified check. The only form
of payment accepted for the remaining
balance due on delivery is cash, money
orders or any other form of certified
funds. Check with the shipper for their
policy on this. All payment agreements
should be pre arranged.
Can I pack items in my motorcycle during
is strongly recommended that you do not
store any personal items in or on your
motorcycle. Transporters are not responsible
for any lost, stolen or damaged items
that are not part of your motorcycle
during the shipping process. Plus insurance
does not cover any personal items during