Is this the place to talk about roof racks?

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Re: Is this the place to talk about roof racks?

Postby Charles - March 22nd, 2018, 8:10 pm

Very nice looking SAP!!!


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Re: Is this the place to talk about roof racks?

Postby alexbenz27 - April 23rd, 2020, 2:45 pm

MadMax wrote:
rfruth wrote:Any noise after the install?

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This is important, I got a Rolo roof rack for my Tribute and due to the noise and gas mileage sacrifice I eventually got rid of it


mpg was that bad?
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Re: Is this the place to talk about roof racks?

Postby EscapeFromLA - June 30th, 2020, 8:31 pm

Mine are only on the car when I know I'll need them...yeah MPG is notable (1-2mpg). I'm also curious if the fairing reduces the noise...I know exactly how much those yakima round bars howl

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