Enclosed Faq’s

When you desire your vehicle to get to its location in the problem it left, then Great American Auto Transport’s enclosed Auto Transport alternative is a wonderful option. Great American Auto Transport could provide ‘lift-gate’ loading on select enclosed transportations to guarantee that low-profile automobiles are loaded with sufficient clearance. This is perfect for unique automobiles, top-fuel nuisance cars, personalized vehicles and cars with less compared to a 3-inch allowance to the ground. Lift-gate loading additionally indicates your vehicle will certainly not undergo metal parts like those that tow hooks and chains. A different one benefit of this design of loading is that the lift entrance keeps the vehicle level at all times and will certainly lower the danger of damages to the undercarriage of your vehicle. After the vehicle filled, soft-tie straps can place around the tires to keep it secure. Why do we place so much initiative in to seeing to it we utilize the right devices for enclosed Auto Transportation? Because we understand the amount of you love your vehicle.

Great American Auto Transport wants you to understand you have the option of enclosed Vehicle Shipping regardless of what sort of vehicle you own. Typically we highly suggest enclosed Auto Transport for sure sorts of vehicles such as luxury autos, classic automobiles, sports or racing cars, high value exotic vehicles, brand-new vehicles and reduced clearance automobiles. Merely call us for a quote and we will work with you from beginning to end guaranteeing you get the optimal service for your vehicle. You could be risk-free with the understanding that Great American Auto Transport has your enclosed transport needs in mind with our years of experience and professional handling in the enclosed Auto Transport sector.

What is enclosed Auto Transport?

Enclosed Carrier: This is vehicle transport that protects your vehicle from the elements. Going Enclosed can protect your vehicle from weather, rocks and theft. In most cases enclosed Vehicle Shipping will cost double of what it would cost to ship on an open carrier. But, these companies have more experience with high end vehicles. Enclosed companies tend to give more personable service for each car they Transporters.

How long does it take to ship my car?

At Great Americant Auto Transport, delivery of your vehicle will take anywhere from the same day to 14 days. All cars are being loaded either on a car carrier or a truck along with other cars. Below are some basic ideas to help you along the way. All shipping times are estimated and should not be considered as guarantees. East Coast to West Coast Vehicle Shipping – approx. 7-14 days Midwest to East Coast Vehicle Shipping – approx. 5-8 days South to North Vehicle Shipping – approx. 5-8 days

How does door to door Auto Transportation Work?

Door-to-door service means the truck driver from Great American Auto Transport will get as close to your door as he can legally and safely. Many cities have restrictions on large trucks that prohibit them from driving into some residential areas. Auto Transport trucks are massive and need lots of space to maneuver and turn around. If your home is restricted by narrow streets, low-hanging trees, speed bumps or tight turns, the driver may ask you to meet the truck at a different destination.

Who can i contact during my Auto Transportaion?

We at Great American Auto Transport will provide you with a number that you can call and receive your information.

What about insurance coverage for Auto Transport?

Great American Auto Transport will provide you with insurance. This insurance covers all damages caused by accidents while the vehicle is being loaded, major changes in the vehicle’s condition, and unforeseeable damage that is a result of mishandling by the carrier.

What forms of payments are accepted?

Cash, cahier check, money orders, visa and master cards will be accepted. No personal checks and no business checks will be accepted. Payment must be arranged prior to pick up for Auto Transport.

Can customers leave personal items in the vehicle during Auto Transport?

The US Department of Transportation prohibits the carrying of personal items on a truck licensed only for carrying automobiles. By violating this federal law, Great American Auto Transport can be fined up to $10,000. All personal belongings that are left inside the vehicle will not be insured and no company is responsible for missing or damaged items.

Will my car go to a terminal during Auto Transport?

It depends on what day your vehicle is scheduled for pickup and delivery. If the Great American Auto Transport carrier cannot pickup/deliver your vehicle(s) due to scheduling conflicts, inaccessible areas or both. All terminals used are secured, licensed, and fully insured.

Why does a truck(CUV) cost more than a regular vehicle to Transporter?

All shipments are based on weight that a truck can legally carry. This is why there may be a small price difference for Auto Transport.

What paperwork i need for Auto Transport?

In order to transport you vehicle you don’t need to provide any paperwork before Auto Transport. All that we ask from you is a signature and a walk around your vehicle. During this walk you and the driver will inspect the vehicle for any pre-existing damages at pickup.

What should the customer do if the vehicle arrives with the damage after Auto Transportation?

Make sure that you let the driver know that the damage is new and was not on original bill of lading. All damages should be marked and noted clearly and the driver should sign off on them. The next step is to contact Great American Auto Transport and let them know as soon as possible.

Do i need to present during pickup and delivery?

Yes, we at Great American Auto Transport require you, or a designated person, to be present upon pick up of your vehicle. During pick up, a contract “bill of landing” will need to be signed by you at the origination point. If unable to be there please contact the Great American Auto Transport prior to the pick up date to confirm an alternate in care of person. However, after you place your order and you decided to change then additional charges may apply. If you schedule a day for pick up and don’t show up your vehicle could be turned over to a towing company and you would have to deal with them.

How far in advance should i schedule Auto Transport?

We recommend that you schedule your Vehicle Shipping as soon as you know the date you will need your vehicle. The fastest most cars can be delivered is one to three days depending on the distance.