Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Important Things To Know When Using Auto Transport Services


Many people who have never shipped a car before don’t know where to start and this article is a first read that helps them get a bit ahead and know what to do during the process. Simple things like being able to go online and get multiple quotes in as little as a few minutes are a good start. Forget searching in phonebooks, or the researching the vast amount of companies online, there are websites such as CarShipping.com that can make this first step simple and stress free.
Once you have several companies you find that might meet your needs, the article explains that you should visit the companies in person if possible and make sure to check their reputation online. Doing this will not only give you insight into the reputation of the auto transport company but also, see customer reviews and how the company took care of any issues that occurred. Along with reading this article, you can visit their website at CarShipping.com to gain further insight to the auto transport business and find more answers to your questions.
Another important suggestion that you will find in the article is to make sure that the auto transport company you choose has adequate insurance and can provide you with documents to prove that any damage or theft that might occur during shipping will be covered. Making yourself aware of what is and is not covered along with any exclusions or restrictions is also a wise move. CarShipping.com even suggests that you check with your own personal insurance to see what coverage they provide. Particularly when shipping higher end vehicles.
The article has a lot of great tips of things you might not have thought to ask or be aware of and is worth the read. Another topic covered is what to do during the auto transport inspections. There is typically a pre and a post inspection. It is wise to be there at both and obtain any copies of contracts and paperwork.
 

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