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Frequently Asked Questions

Q.  What is door to door car shipping?
A.  Door to door means our drivers will pick up your car from the nearest and most suitable place which is safely and legal. If there are narrow streets, speed bumps or tight turns which make it difficult for the pickup tuck to reach your home. Please work with the truck driver to arrange a mutually acceptable place to load and unload your car.

Q. How do I prepare my car for pickup?
A. 1.clean the interior your vehicle, and do not leave anything of value in your car.

2.If there are any mechanical problems note them. Note any dings, dents or scratches and match this list with the auto transport driver's list when he comes to do the actual inspection.

3.The gasoline tank should only be a quarter full to keep the car weight in limits.

4.Deactivate car alarm and radar detector.

5.Antennas,ski racks should be removed or retracted.

6.check for leaking oil, transmission, brake or power steering fluid. In such cases recommend enclosed auto transport.
Keep the phone number of the auto transport driver and company's main toll free phone always with you.

Q.  How do I get a quote?
A.  You may get a free instant quote on the front page of this web site or you may contact our sales department at ***********.

Q. Do I have to be present when we pick pick up or deliver your vehicle?
A.  Yes, we request you, or a designated person, be present upon pick up of your vehicle. An inspection is performed and a contract bill of lading must be signed.

Q.  Can I pack things in my car?
A.  Auto shipping companies are not insured for household goods. Personal belongings left in the vehicle are shipped strictly at the owner's personal risk. Also The law specifically forbids auto shipping companies from transporting anything except your vehicle. If automobile movers are found to be carrying household items they can be fined up to $10,000. In such circumstances any fines and expenses will have to be beard by the owner.

Q.  When can you pickup my vehicle?
A.  In most cases, our car transport company can make arrangements for pickup on your desired date. If not, a carrier will be assigned to make the pickup normally within 2 or 3 days of your requested date. Arrangements can be made for guaranteed pickup within 24 hours for an additional charge of $300.00. Call to find out if this service is available in your area.

Q.  Is my car insured?
A.  Your vehicle is insured for the Blue Book value the entire time it is on the car company transport truck. Occurrences not covered are clearly listed on your Shipping Order and on the Bill of Lading upon which your car is shipped. A condition report is done on pick-up. The person turning the car over and the truck driver both sign this report and a copy is given to the party delivering the car. This same report is presented upon delivery of the vehicle at its destination and you should compare the car to the report thoroughly at that time. If, for some reason, you feel that some damage has occurred, you must note it on the report before you sign it and before the driver leaves. Any claims made after this time will not be honored. We do have auto enclosed transport vehicles for specialty transport needs, like classic car or exotic transport.

Q. Will my car be transported on an enclosed or open trailer?
A. Auto carriers typically utilize open trailers capable of loading 3-10 vehicles. Auto Shipping offers the option of an enclosed trailer if requested (Additional charges may apply).

Q. How can I check on the status of my transport?
A. Call our dispatcher using the toll-free number provided to you upon processing of your order. Auto Shipping will track your order and provide you with an update as soon as possible.

Q. How do I pay for services?
A. A deposit or prepayment must be received in our office, along with a signed Shipping Order, before your vehicle is scheduled for transport. All payments must be in the form of a Money Order, Cashier's Check, cash.

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