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How to ship a car from California to New York

December 26, 2017

California, the mighty Golden State is known for its fertile land and for growing dates, oranges, and a variety of crops. It also hosts plenty of tech companies in Silicon Valley, one would ask why would a person move from such a famous state? It is densely populated and simply rich. People have their reasons whether it be relocating for a new job, or simply going back to their home state, going to university or college, and a plethora of other reasons.

New York is another mighty state, and it is rightfully known as the Empire State. It is the home of Times Square and the renowned Empire State Building. There are plenty of jobs and plenty of famous sites to be found there. It is also quite nice to live there too. Nonetheless, given the 2500-mile distance between these two great states, it would be quite daunting to move without professional help. Therefore, selecting a reputable auto transport company is necessary, especially at an affordable price.

It takes time to find a reputable company in California, there are plenty of options to choose from but is better if a person took their time and researched what each company is about. Making an informed decision is crucial to have the best auto shipping experience, no one wants to have abysmal customer service, steep quotes, and fees, or late waiting times. People coming from California especially don’t deserve this because they are already burdened by heavy taxes. New York, on the other hand, is friendly for those type of people, free spirits who wish to start a business.

The process is fortunately simple, with today’s technology one can easily use a search engine such as Google, Yahoo, Bing, and what not to search up an auto transport company. Nevertheless, it is more efficient to search for local auto transport companies on an online version of a phone directory. Researching the background of these companies takes some time, but it is still worth it. There are a variety of methods which a person can research, they can consult online databases which provides lists and reviews of various auto transport companies.

Factors to consider when choosing an auto transport company is their reputation, their quotes and whether if they match up, price, customer service, and time of delivery. These are essential for a customer from California to have an optimal experience. There are research methods which greatly assist in the process whether it be asking friends for recommendations or making a list of bids from a narrowed down the list of three to five companies. Optimally, using all these methods are best and gives the best outcome.

Once one’s preferred auto-company (us of course!) has been chosen, the person has to prepare their car for transport. They must clean and wash their car, so they can better inspect it to see if there are any damages or scuffs on it. They must then remove personal items and not add any more fuel to their car as well. That would increase the cost, and the people of California do not want any more burdens.

There are a few ways of transporting one’s vehicle, either with open-air trucks or enclosed ones. It is recommended to choose the latter since it will offer high-value protection although it might cost a little more. However, the option of open-air truck transportation is open though the risks are higher. For instance, seasons must be taken into consideration. During the winter, it is tougher to transport cars and accidents are more likely to occur. Enclosed trucks have a higher chance of offering protection and the least amount of damage to one’s car.

There is also pricing to consider, but at Nexus Auto, one does need to worry about. Take a look at our economic pricing plan, it will come in handy. If you feel like spending more money for our more premium services, feel free to stick with one of our higher plans. Satisfaction guaranteed. Otherwise, we will do our best to resolve your issues.

Once a person’s car has been dropped off by one of our drivers in New York, there are a few things to consider. One is expected to register their car rather quickly, and in New York, the person’s vehicle must be registered within 180 days at the nearest DMV office. Once a person is settled in, they should marvel and enjoy what New York has to offer.