Shipping Your Car?
Planning ahead for your car transport will make it less stressful and a more affordable. Although this is not always possible, here are a few tips and techniques to make your vehicle shipping experience easier.
1. GETTING READY
Find out exactly what you want your auto transporters to do, we offer many services:
- Door To Door Service
- Enclosed Trailer Service
- Open Trailer Service
- Classic Car Shipping
Whether your looking to have us pick up your car from your home or a local terminal, we can help. Once you figure out what you want to do, now it’s time to start your quote.
1. CALL US
Give us a call! Talk to an experienced auto shipping agent who can explain all your options to you. We can give you an accurate auto transport estimate based on your vehicle type and shipping details (only takes about 5-10 minutes).
Be sure to ask about the different auto shipping options and methods as well as the any discounts associated.
1. REVIEWING QUOTE
Your auto transport quote will be based on the miles of your shipment, the type of vehicle you are transporting, and the auto transport option you choose. Dates affect rates only on holidays and in peak seasons.
Your car shipping quote should include your vehicle information as well as shipping details like pick up and delivery locations, estimate, pick up dates, and terms and conditions.
Make sure to compare estimates as you will see Elite Auto Transport has no hidden fees or bogus charges.
1. PREPARE FOR YOUR AUTO TRANSPORT
What you have to do to get ready for your auto shipment depends on the type of your vehicle. If you are shipping any vehicle though, there is a specific checklist. Below are just a few things to consider:
- Your vehicle must be operable for car shipping. If not, a fee may apply.
- There must be no obvious fluid leaks.
- Your battery must be secure in the mounting bracket.
- Gas tank must have a minimum of (1/8) of fuel, but no more than (1/4) of fuel.
- All alarm systems must be disconnected, disabled, or turned off.