Another aspect that you can also check would be the cancellation policy that they usually provide in the contract. This is one of the first things that you should be aware of in order to prevent anything that might cause you a lot of headache in the future. You can never really say what will happen when the time comes but in case that you need to step out of the contract it would be good to know the consequences.
Inflate your tires properly and make sure your battery is fully charged. You may want to consider taking your car in for an oil change and have your fluids topped off. If your car is leaking anything, especially brake or transmission fluid, the driver won’t want to load your automobile on the top of his trailer. You wouldn’t appreciate your car being exposed to this type of damage, so be considerate to others – keep the driver informed.
When shipping on a multiple vehicle trailer, there is a lot of debate about whether it is better to request a position on the upper deck or the lower deck. Cars on the upper deck are more exposed to the environment while the lower deck may get oil or other fluids dripping from above. In the end, it seems to be about the same.