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  • What does transport door-to-door mean?
    The term Door-to-Door (D2D) refers to a shipping approach in which cargo is retrieved from the sender's doorstep and transported to the recipient's doorstep. This means that the shipment is picked up directly from the sender and delivered straight to the intended recipient.
  • What Is open auto transport?
    The most common way for customers to transport their vehicles from one place to another is through open auto transport. This method involves using an open-air carrier to move the cars, which means that the carrier does not have enclosed side walls or a roof.
  • What does transport enclosed mean?
    Enclosed transport involves shipping your car in a fully enclosed trailer, which provides much greater security and protection compared to open transport. This shipping method is often preferred by owners who need to move a new car, a vintage car, or a collectible.
  • How to avoid being scammed when transporting a car?
    Customer should research the company's reputation and check reviews. Always get everything in writing and verify insurance coverage. Avoid paying the full amount upfront and be wary of low-ball quotes.
  • What is a car collector?
    In the past, vehicles were classified as antiques, classics, or historic based on their age and other characteristics. However, nowadays, the term "collector" is widely used in the industry to cover all of these previous terms. It refers to any car, truck, or motorcycle that is popular, desirable, and/or rare, and has brand significance, such as Bugatti or Ferrari.
  • What is the car reselling shipping?
    "Car reselling shipping" can refer to the process of selling a car to a buyer in a different location, and then arranging for the vehicle to be shipped or transported to the buyer's location. This is often done by car dealerships or individuals who are selling their personal vehicles to buyers who live far away. The seller will usually arrange for a shipping company or transport service to pick up the vehicle and deliver it to the buyer, either by truck or by some other means of transportation. The cost of shipping is typically borne by the buyer, although the seller may sometimes offer to cover some or all of the shipping costs as part of the sale.
  • What does it mean load board?
    A load board in the car shipping industry is an online platform that connects shippers (people or companies that need to transport a vehicle) with carriers (companies that provide transportation services for vehicles). Load boards allow shippers to post details about their shipping needs, including the type of vehicle, the pick-up and drop-off locations, and the desired timeframe. Carriers can then browse the load board and bid on the posted shipments based on their capacity and availability.
  • How much does it cost to transport a car?
    The cost of transporting a car depends on factors such as the distance between the pick-up and drop-off locations, the type of vehicle being transported, and the time of year.
  • Is my car insured during transport?
    Yes, car transport companies are required to carry insurance to cover any damage that may occur during transport. However, it is important to verify the insurance coverage with the company before booking.
  • How long does it take to transport a car?
    The transport time depends on the distance between the pick-up and drop-off locations. Generally, it takes about 1-2 weeks for coast-to-coast transport, and shorter distances take less time.
  • Can I choose an open or enclosed transport trailer?
    Yes, you can choose between an open or enclosed transport trailer, with enclosed trailers generally being more expensive but offering more protection for your car.
  • Can I transport a non-running car?
    Yes, many car transport companies can transport non-running cars, although additional fees may apply.
  • Can I choose a specific pick-up and delivery date?
    Yes, many car transport companies offer flexible pick-up and delivery options to accommodate your schedule.
  • Can I transport a motorcycle or other types of vehicles?
    Yes, car transport companies can also transport motorcycles.
  • What if I need to transport my car urgently?
    We can offer expedited shipping options for an additional fee.
  • How do I prepare my car for transport?
    It is recommended to clean your car thoroughly before transport and remove any personal belongings. You should also take pictures of the car before transport to document its condition.
  • Can I pack personal belongings in my car during transport?
    It is generally not recommended to pack personal belongings in your car during transport, as they are not covered by the transport company's insurance.
  • Do I need to be present when my car is picked up and delivered?
    It is recommended to have someone present during pick-up and delivery to ensure that the car is properly inspected and to sign off on any necessary paperwork.
  • How far in advance should I book car transport?
    It is recommended to book car transport at least a few weeks in advance to ensure availability and to secure the best rates.
  • Can I transport a car across state lines?
    Yes, car transport companies can transport cars across state lines.
  • What if I need to cancel my car transport booking?
    We have cancellation policies, so it's important to verify these before booking.
  • Can I transport a car that's been modified or has aftermarket parts?
    Yes, car transport companies can transport modified cars or cars with aftermarket parts, but you should inform them of any modifications beforehand.
  • Can I transport a car from a dealership or auction house?
    Yes, we can transport cars from dealerships or auction houses, and may offer special rates for these types of shipments.
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