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  1. 2012 Toyota Corolla - Crossbars - Yakima

    We installed crossbars onto a 2012 Toyota Corolla. The crossbar system we used were manufactured by Yakima and is known as the Baseline system. The crossbars are attached to the vehicle by Baseline Towers using Baseclip 144 and 153 which mounts onto the weather stripping as well as clamping down into the door frame. The crossbars used in this setup are called corebar, attached to them is a wind fairing known as the Windshield. The weight capacity for this system is 165lbs. 

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  2. 2018 BMW 300i - Platform - Rhino Rack

    We installed a platform onto a 2018 BMW 300i. This platform was manufactured by Rhino Rack and is known as the Pioneer Platform. This platform is attached to the vehicles flush side rails that are clamped on by Rhino Rack's Vortex SX feet. The platform features channels that run the length of the panels to allow multiple attachment points. On top of the platform is Rhino Rack's Accessory Bars, these create an elevated attachment point for cargo boxes and other accessories that can not be mounted to the platform channels. 

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  3. 2021 Ram 1500 - Crossbars - Yakima

    We installed crossbars onto a 2021 Ram 1500. The crossbar system we used were manufactured by Yakima and is known as the Baseline system. The crossbars are attached to the vehicle by Baseline Towers using Baseclip 135 which mounts onto the weather stripping as well as clamping down into the door frame. The crossbars used in this setup are called Jetstreams, they feature a channel that runs along the bar to allow track mounted accesories. The weight capacity for this system is 165lbs. 

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  4. 2016 Cadillac SRX - Receiver Hitch and Wiring - DrawTite / Curt

    We installed a 2" receiver hitch and wiring harness onto a 2016 Cadillac SRX. The hitch we used was manufactured by DrawTite Hitches #75682. This hitch has a tongue weight capacity of 400lbs and gross trailer weight capacity of 4,000lbs. The installation for this hitch uses pre-existing weld nuts in the frame that the hitch attaches to. The wiring harness manufactured by Curt #56096, plugs into existing OEM vehicle socket to provide a 4-way flat socket. 

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  5. 2020 Tesla Model 3 - Receiver Hitch - Stealth Hitches

    We installed a 2" receiver hitch onto this 2020 Tesla Model 3. This hitch was manufactured by Stealth Hitches and features a detachable receiver tongue. The hitch features a 350lbs tongue weight rating capacity. Installation of this hitch required us to remove and cut the bumper fascia and should be done by trained specialists.

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  6. 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD - Canopy - RSI SmartCap and Crossbars

    We installed an RSI SmartCap and Yakima Crossbars onto a 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD. The RSI SmartCap is one of the strongest canopies in the industry constructed from steel it can support up to 330lbs of payload when moving, 770lbs when parked. The rooftop tent on top of the canopy is supported by the Yakima Skyline system that is held into place by the mounting channels built into the SmartCap. The assembly and installation for this canopy is difficult and requires multiple trained specialists. 

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  7. 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4EX - Sidesteps - Aries Automotive

    We installed side steps onto a 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4XE Hybrid. These steps are manufactored by Aries Automotive and are known as Rocker Steps part #2074118. The double-tube layout and 3" wide top plate provide a solid step. These steps mount into prexisting holes in the frame. Installing these steps requires basic tool knowledge and having an extra pair of hands would be helpful. 

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  8. 2014 Subaru Crosstrek - Crossbars, Bike Rack, Ski Rack - Yakima

    We installed crossbars, bike rack, and ski rack to this 2014 Subaru Crosstrek. All of the products that went onto this vehicle were manufactured by Yakima. The crossbars are called Timberline setup, they are made for vehicles with raised side rails and can support up to 165lbs. The bike rack is a Highroad and is made to carry one bike that can be locked onto the rack itself, this bike rack also locks to the crossbars. The ski rack is called FreshTrack 4, it is made to carry up to four pairs of skis. This installation was relatively easy and can be done with basic knowledge of tools and measurements. 

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  9. 2020 Audi A6 Allroad - Receiver Hitch - Stealth

    We installed a 2" reciever hitch onto a 2020 Audi A6 Allroad. The hitch we used is manufactored by Stealth #SHR3002. This hitch has a 600 lbs tongue weight capacity and a 6000 lbs gross trailer weight capcity. Something unique about this hitch is that it has the ability to remove the receiver tongue when not need while the hitch remains on the vehicle. This hitch was tedious to install and should be done by trained specialists. 

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  10. 2013 Toyota Tundra - Canopy - RSI SmartCap

    We installed a RSI SmartCap Canopy onto a 2013 Toyota Tundra. The RSI SmartCap is one of the strongest canopies in the industry constructed from steel it can support up to 330lbs of payload when moving, 770lbs when parked. The rooftop tent on top of the canopy is supported by the Yakima Skyline system that is held into place by the mounting channels built into the SmartCap. The assembly and installation for this canopy is difficult and requires multiple trained specialists. 

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