There are many things in this world that annoys and bother you, and “wait’ is one of them.
When you ordered a car then it is very difficult to wait for its delivery as you are much excited about it. It becomes more annoying when the dealer does not tell you the exact time of delivery.
Most of the people frequently ask the dealer about the delivery time. How could a dealer answer you? When even he has no idea about it.
Basically, no one can tell you the exact delivery time. If any of dealer is telling you, it’s mean he is giving you an estimated time with no guarantees.
However, it’s up to your luck, You may get the delivery at the given date but the chances are very thin.
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As you know everything takes time to get it done, same applies to car shipment process.
Your car needs to pass through some steps before it delivers to you
There are numerous factors which may cause the delay in delivery
Here are some of these,
When a dealer orders a car to the car manufacturing company. At that time the manufacturer gives him a build allocation; it is the time period given by the manufacturer to tell how long will it take to be delivered.
Once the car reached to the dealer, then the dealer will be delivered that car to your doorstep
Number of bookings
When the manufacturers are bombarded by the dealers for the demand of any specific model. The production line of the company gets disturbed as they make a specific amount of cars for all models. That’s the reason it takes more time to deliver.
Company’s Warehouse Location
It is one of the most important factors that where the company’s warehouse is located whether it is outside the country or on US soil. If the car is assembled in Europe then it might be possible it will take approx 2 to 3 months to reach.
Once the car is completely manufactured. It’s time for logistics, but the shipping process also takes some time to reach the destination.
Most of the dealers use rail and sea transport to get their cars delivered.
There are many car shipping companies who have started their operations online. In order to better cater their respective prospects.
There are also companies who are running a marketplace where hundreds of car shipping companies available to offer their services to their customers.
Such a marketplace is operated by Auto Transport City (ATC). In order to find a reliable auto transport, you can sign up at ATC and get instantly connected with hundreds of car shipping companies to ship their cars anywhere in the US.
Inspection of the Car
Prior the car is shipped to the desired location, the car will go through an inspection process. The inspection team will thoroughly check the vehicle from left to right, they will check the exterior and interior. If they find any issues, they fix it on the spot.
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