What you would do is you would pull out the strip, cut it to length, put your t-track accessory in, and replace the strip. Full transcript: Speaker 1: Today on our 2009 Toyota Prius we're going to be test fitting the Thule Aeroblade Roof Rack system. The great part about this is all the tools necessary and needed for this are going to be right in front of you here. And normally at this point you would have to measure out for your cross bar overhang, how much it sticks out past the actual foot pack, but because we had that strip already in place we don't have to worry about that at all. It is a solid, stable rack. It has a built-in adjustable pitch mechanism to accommodate the curve of your roof.
Two 2 Cross Bars bar end caps included Available in black color. And this measurement will be in your instructions. And the universal S-Wing t-slot is compatible with almost every brand of roof rack accessory on the market so there's a good chance your old gear will fit!. The crossbars come fully assembled ready to go, you only need to add a fitting kit to be up and running in your new gear. Locks are available separately security is industry standard. It tightens down using this screw here, and it does come with a tool to tighten it down.
Evo Clamp feet and Evo Wingbar are as goood as it gets. That's more than enough space for those accessories to wrap around the bars. Full transcript: Speaker 1: Today on our 2009 Toyota Prius, we're going to be test-fitting the SeaSucker Monkey Bars Roof Rack System. So our first step is we're going to take our tower and install it on the other end of our bar here. The great looking rack feet are made off glass reinforced nylon with metal hardware. Just line it up, and slide it into place. The foot is made of metal and plastic.
Looking at the feet here, this does have a plastic knockout that can be removed and replaced with the Thule lock, so this can be secured to your roof rack, but also made keyed alike with your accessories as well. It's anti-scratch base is secure and will not leave any marks on our car's rook. Uses the same Thule One-Key locks, cost extra , as most everything in the Thule family allows for having the same key for the racks and accessories. Motor Trend Rooftop Cargo Carrier is perfect for any vehicles equipped with a rack and bars or cargo basket. Moving to our roof, this is not so much to actually have a permanent install, but we're trying to get an idea of how they're going to sit in place and where the suction cups should be placed, because you can't put them on these cracked areas here. Always refer to your vehicle's manufacturer's instructions, and go by their recommendations about how much weight you can put on your roof.
The fit hooks are often 2-piece; they have a glued-on thick protective rubber pad. We'll first open up both rear doors. Just a little bit on the sides too. The foot is made of metal with some plastic shrouding. The really nice AeroBlade cross-bars cut the wind reducing drag and noise. And just kind of pushes into place. Now we're ready to load up our gear.
Adapters may be needed for some accessories, some accessories are not compatible, so be sure to check our rack and accessory guide. Rack load capacity: 110 to 130 pounds depending on year Thule AeroBlade Crossbars are now available in black. The Frontier bare roof rack is SportRack's roof rack for cars with no rails or fixed points. The top T-Slot has new 2 piece fill strips that allow t-bolts to slide in and the strips hug the bolt for a great seal. Prorack S-Wing allows you to enjoy the journey with the world's quietest roof rack, made to fit your Toyota Prius, 5 Door Hatch 2004 - Jun 2009 Clamp Mount.
The metal feet are really well finished, and the fit is great. Then we'll set our roof rack in place very gently on the roof because we don't want to scratch it up or anything while we're doing this. While locks cost extra the Thule one key system allows for having the same key for the racks and accessories. Then finally we'll come to this side and finish this off. We'll get a general area of where we want to set this on our roof. The Traverse foot is made of metal with an nice looking aerodynamic plastic shroud.
Coming back to the table here, we'll remove our end caps, or our suction caps, I should say. We know why you're here, you're the very sports oriented type, or maybe you're about to take a trip and don't have enough room in your Toyota vehicle for all of your luggage. Today I'm going to be using a flat tape, just because it's handy. The aerodynamic black anodized aluminum rack crossbars are really nice. Easy install with the included torque allen wrench, so you know when it is tighened correctly. We'll get it snug on both sides first. We do offer fairings that you can find on etrailer.
The Traverse foot is made of metal with an nice looking aerodynamic plastic shroud. The Inno systems are custom fit to mount to your vehicle's door jambs. Years of research and testing have resulted in a roof rack that is insanely silent. We have the foot pack, the fit kit and the timing tool to put everything in place and of course the end cap for our Aeroblade. Now we can start attaching this to the roof. Now with our pad, it matches up with the bottom of our foot pad here, or foot pack here, excuse me. Now the pads or the clips that go underneath our door frame here, they are padded with this rubber coating to make sure that it doesn't scratch your vehicle while it's being installed.