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How To: Ship a Car
If you are looking to ship you car or any other type of vehicle, we can guide you through the process. This series will cover many topics to help you navigate the world of auto transport from “Getting Started” through “Pickup & Delivery” to “Writing Reviews” and “Handling Problems”. You already know that your car is important to you and you want to find an auto transporter that can understand that and treat your car like it was their own. This can be a scary idea because you may think you have to take their word for it and just pick one without any information. We are here to tell you…that is not true. There are resources at your disposal and things you can do to pick the right auto transport specialist for you.
- Why Ship a Car
So you have a car, truck, motorcycle, boat or some other vehicle. that you need to transport from point A to point B? The problem is the distance between point A and B is more than you really want to drive yourself. Especially with gas prices as high as they are. Well, here are some compelling reasons to use an auto shipper to do the transport for you.
- Getting Started with Auto Transport
Well, I hope I have convinced you why you should choose an auto transport company to ship your car. Now, how and where do you go about getting auto transport prices? What do you need before you get started shipping your car? In this episode, I’m going to show you what you need, where to go and how to do just that.
- What to Expect from Your Auto Transport Experience
Now that you have begun the process…now what? If you followed our steps in the previous episode, then you will begin recieving information about your auto transport via email and/or phone depending on the options you chose. You may even feel a little overwhelmed by the responses. In this episode, we are going to help you make sense of all the auto transport information coming in and provide you with one of the most valuable pieces of information!
- Working with Your Auto Transport Quotes
In this episode we are going to help you understand the auto transport quotes, what to look for amidst all the information and how to respond to any questions and/or requests for more information. Again, and I cannot stress this enough, you should not have given any auto shipper money or access to your money!
- Choosing the Right Auto Transport Company
In the previous episode, you should have been able to work with all the information presented from the auto shippers and have finaly received a price from each auto shipper to transport your vehicle. In this episode, we will help you choose an auto transport company that best fits your needs. Remember, what works for one person may not work for you. Your selection will have to be your own, but I hope we can help you make the most informed choice about shipping your car. Again, and I cannot stress this enough, you should not have given any auto shipper money or access to your money!
- Be Prepared on the Day the Auto Carrier Picks Up Your Car
Ding-Dong! The auto transport carrier is here to pick up your vehicle and you haven’t prepared! Don’t let this be you. Follow these simple steps to prepare for the day when you car is picked up by the carrier.
- What to Do When the Auto Carrier Delivers Your Car
The day has arrived…and so has your vehicle. 99.99% of the time there is nothing wrong, however sometimes things happen. In this episdoe we will give you the steps you should take with the auto carrier before they drive away after delivering your car. These simple steps can save you headaches, time and money later if there is a problem. If there isn’t a problem, you will feel even better knowing for sure everything is fine.
- Follow-up with Your Auto Transport Company
After your car has been transported, follow-up with the auto transport company. Don’t just wipe your hands clean and pat yourself on the back for a job well done…becuase it’s not done. In this episode we will explain why this is an important step and what information to pass along to your auto shipper.
- Why and How You Should Write an Auto Transport Review
Remeber the resources we showed you in Episode 5 “Choosing the Right Auto Transport Company”? Well, now it is your turn to reciprocate and provide that valuable information to the next person who is looking to transport their vehicle. It only takes a few minutes, it’s free and… it’s the right things to do. In this episode, we’ll help you with what to include and not include in your auto transport review. Heck we’ll even give you a few cut and paste samples, just in case you really don’t like to write!
- God Forbid! Handling Any Auto Transport Problems That Might Occur
Well you are one of the unfortunate few that has had something go wrong with your auto transport. First of all, you are not the only one! In this episode we will share some stories we have heard and will give you resources and information to help you through this difficult time. I hope you never have to read this, but if you do…I hope it provides you with the help you need and some piece of mind.