Possibly your most valuable
asset is your vehicle. Relocation can be stressful enough without having to
worry if your car will make it. Our car shipping
tips, boat transport tips, automobile transport faq and information will
help you move your car or boat. Here is an informative link to proper boat loading procedures.
Auto transport carriers ship
your car without you having to drive it. All auto transport companies have
different rates and services so it's difficult to give a guideline on what to
look out for when choosing an vehicle shipping company. But here is some useful
info on auto move types as well as boat move types as well as a boat moving guide.
- Drain your fuel level to
less than half a tank. Most companies charge by weight and draining your gas can
save you a few dollars.
- Prep your car for the
climate. Make sure you have anti-freeze and coolant in your car.
- Don't ship your belongings
in the car. Items might be stolen or while in transit and are not insured by the
Drive-away services are the
alternative to you driving or shipping your car. Companies advertise for drivers
to transport your vehicle to your destination. These drivers are always screened
and fingerprinted before they are hired but are not necessarily
- You don't have to drive
your own car.
- You can pack some of your
belongings in the truck.
- The cost is reasonably low
compared to shipping.
- You risk the liability of
having another individual drive your car.
- The time of arrival is not
- Extra mileage adds to the
wear on your car and increases the potential for breakdown.