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  1. 2018 Roof Rack Capacity?

    4.4 Exterior
    Hi everyone! Do the roof rails have a different load capacity than the cross bars? I currently have factory installed roof rails with factory cross bars. I am looking to swap out the OEM cross bars and install Thule cross bars to hopefully put a roof top tent up there. In my research, I found...
  2. 1st gen (99) roof rack solutions?

    4.5 Exterior
    can anyone suggest a roof rack solution for my 99 5dr? I wan to be able to hold upwards of 250 lbs and am under the impression that loads of that capacity are too much for the OEM crossbars. Also I want to be able to use this system in off-road scenarios.
  3. Cagro Cross Bar for My RAV4

    4.5 Exterior
    I Bought cross bar from Car Top Roof Rack Cross Bars Lockable Bar Luggage Cargo Carrier Rack Compatible FIT for Toyota RAV4 2019 2020,so easy installation,and also look nice.only half hour to finish it.
  4. Roof Rack - Prinsu/Front Runner/What Roof Rack do you have?

    4.5 Exterior
    Hi Everyone, Got my 2019 XLE AWD a week ago and I'm already looking at how I could make it look prettier. The car did not come with the roof rails so I'd like to install some type of rack. Like many RAV4 owners, I'm looking at installing the Prinsu Rack and love how low profile and flat it...
  5. Prinsu roof rack for 4th Gen SE

    4.4 Exterior
    Hey guys I have a 2016 SE and am looking to get a prinsu rack. On their website, they say they make one for the 4th (mine) and 5th gen however when you go to the instruction page, the instruction manual linked under the 4th gen install guide is actually for the 5th gen. I’m wondering if anyone...
  6. First Toyota

    First Toyota

    Got this boi at the end of February as a not-heavily-used car out of college like my previous cars were. I love the sport trim with the V6 and everything else about it. De-badged a lot of the rear hatch and painted the rear emblems black and the front Toyota emblem red. The aluminum wheels...
  7. Roof rack system

    4.5 Rav4 Electric Hybrid
    Hi everyone!! I have just recently purchased a 2020 RAV4 hybrid xle and I’m trying to figure out what the best roof rack system would be. The vehicle has flush mounted side rails and I want to be able to possibly install a rooftop tent and/or cargo basket. Any suggestions? I’m willing to spend...
  8. Roof racks

    4.5 Exterior
    I am looking to install a roof rack on my 2020 XLE Premium and eventually a roof basket and awning. I'm having a hard time finding information on roof racks so I thought I'd start up a thread to discuss. If anyone has any first hand experiences with installs, suggestions, or any links to info...
  9. Bike roof rack

    4.5 Exterior
    Hello, I was wondering if anyone knows of Thule roof rack will attach to the factory crossbars that come in the 2020. Rav4 hybrid LE. This is my first experience with a RAV4 and roof racks in general. I've attached the style of roof rack in the post. Thanks
  10. MPG with cargo box, and other fully loaded travel notes

    4.5 General
    So I mounted my old school thule square bar rack and Thule Frontier cargo box on the Rav. This is a box they don't make anymore but its specs from the manual I still have are 11 cubic feet. 88.5in(l) x 21.2in(w) x 15.7in(h). I was also fully loaded. I estimate total including rack, luggage...
  11. How Do I remove 2016 Roof Rack Cross Bars?

    4.4 Exterior
    Hi. I have the "key," turned it, flipped all 4 cross bar flaps up, and then tried to turn the flaps to open the cross bar clamps enough to remove the cross bars, but the flaps won't turn. How do I do it? Is there a video anywhere? This is the kind of cross bars I have. In the video the flaps...
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