Vehicle Shipping Inspection
Our staff will inspect your vehicle before and after delivery.
At ShipMyVehicle.com, we strive to provide safe, secure, and worry-free vehicle
shipping at a competitive price. We do not expect damages to occur during transport,
and they rarely do.
To ensure the best possible customer care and safest vehicle shipment, all of our
carriers are required to inspect your vehicle immediately prior to and following
In this way, we know if any damage occurred while en route. If it did, the vehicle
inspection and the bill of lading are very important pieces of the insurance claim
The bill of lading is like your vehicle shipping receipt.
Before accepting your vehicle for transport, our carrier will carefully inspect
the vehicle’s exterior and document all pre-existing scratches, dents, dings, and
other damage on the bill of lading.
You or your auto transport representative must be present. We encourage you to assist
in the inspection process by taking photos from every angle immediately prior to
departure. We also recommend that you and the carrier make note of the vehicle’s
You will be required to confirm the condition report by signing the bill of lading.
The carrier will give you a copy for your files.
Receiving Your Vehicle Upon Arrival
At the destination point, you or your representative must be present to receive
the vehicle from the carrier. Again, take time to carefully inspect the vehicle.
If you find any new scratches, dents, dings, or other damage, please note them on
the bill of lading with an exact description. We recommend taking another set of
photos at the destination, especially if you discover new damage.
Please note that the odometer reading may have changed slightly due to loading,
unloading, storage, and parking. Make note on the bill of lading if the mileage
has increased more than nominally.
After the inspection at the destination point, you or your representative will confirm
the condition report by signing the bill of lading.
If damage has occurred and you need to file an insurance claim, or if you have any
questions about this process, please feel free to call our customer service team
about how to prepare your vehicle for shipment and a quick inspection.