Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town & Country we're doing a test fit on the Yakima RidgeBack. This is a 4-bike folding and tilting rack. Has a nice anti-rattle device built in to stabilize the bikes as we're going down the road. It's been designed for use with an 1-1/4" or 2" hitch. Part number on it is Y02458. Now the RidgeBack's going to hold your bike with a series of three straps. We've got one and two here on the top, adjustable in dimension so the smaller frame fits fine here, larger frame fine in the front.
Today on a 2010 Chrysler Town and Country we're going to show you the current Venturer Trailer Brake Controller, part number C51110. Now, to help us with our install, we're going to use a couple of other part numbers. We're going to use part number ETBC7. This is a universal installation kit for trailer brake controllers. Also, we're going to use a bracket to connect our 7-pole connector to the back of our hitch using part number 18136. This is time-delayed brake controller, so this allows you to mount the brake controller in any situation you like.
Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town & Country we're going to be doing a test fit on the Thule Vertex Swing. This is a swing-away-style 4-bike rack. It's been designed for use in 2" hitches. The part number on it is TH9031XT. Now first and foremost, the best feature about the racks is its ability to give us complete, unobstructed access to our rear cargo area. To do that we're going to turn our black t-handle located right down here at the base.
Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town & Country, we're going to do a testfit for you, the SportRack Vista. This is a 20 by 60 standard cargo carrier. It's been designed to hold up to 500 pounds, also for use with 2-inch hitches. The part number on it is SR9849. This cargo carrier as opposed to one with a hitch pin and clip, uses an anti-rattle bolt to hold it nice and secure as we're heading down the road. We've put 200 pounds on this one just to give you ...
Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town & Country we're taking a look at the Swagman Dispatch. This is a platform-style 2-bike rack. They've designed it for use in 2" hitches. The part number on it is S64684. Now we've got two wheel cradles and straps that are going to secure the lower part of our bike, and a frame hook for the top. Frame hook has a padded cover to it, as well as the wheel straps.
Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town and Country, we are doing a test on the ENO tire holder. This is a folding and tilting three bikes rack. They designed it for use with inch and a quarter or two inch hitch. Part number on it in this configuration is INH305-306. That's gives us our INH305 and the 106 add a slot making it a three bike rack. Very nice, heavy duty rack, hold or bike in place just by the tires.
Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to be taking a look and doing a test fit on the Thule Vertex. This is a folding and tilting four bike rack. They've designed this so we can use it with the inch and a quarter or with the two inch hitch, part number on it is TH9029. Something that is nice about the rack we're going to have a lock designed in with cables right here in the front comes right back here to the back where we're going to be able to secure that using the Thule one key lock system so we can secure just the one lock or if you have numerous Thule products, they can all be keyed the same. When not in use, its got a convenient storage area here, keeps it tucked down in the mast out of the way until we need it. Now as far as bike security, we've got two straps here on the top holding it in place, we've got a third one here on the back that's for our anti sway cradle. That does a good job of keeping the bikes in their position and it will prevent them coming up making contact with the mast or maybe our other bikes. Now to free our bike up, we're just going to remove the three straps, we get that out of the way and you can take a good look at those cradles that we've got in there.
Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to be doing a test fit on the sport rack vista folding cargo carrier. This carrier measures 20 inches wide, I'm sorry, 60 inched wide 20 inches deep. It's rated for a 500 pound capacity, and they've designed it so you can use it with 2 inch hitches. The part number on it is SR9851. Now we've loaded it down with 200 pounds here just to give you an idea of kind of how stable and how secure it's going to be as you're heading down the road. As compared to your standard hitch pin and clip secured cargo carriers, this one is going to offer a lot more stability.
Today on our 2014 Chrysler Town & Country we're going to be taking a look at the Kuat NV 4-bike platform-style rack. This is a folding and tilting rack. They've designed it for use with 2" hitches. The part number, as you see it here in the black and chrome, is N105-107. We also have a good looking gun metal gray and orange; that's part number N101-103. Really cool thing about the rack is going to be it's ability to tilt away from the vehicle even when we've got a bike loaded. There's a chrome lever that's located here on the right side.
All right, today on this 2012 Chrysler Town & Country, we're going to show you the CURT key-connector vehicle wiring harness with a four-pull flat trailer connector, part number C56150. These are the parts that you get with the kit, a T-connector right here. This one with the yellow wire goes to the left-hand side or the driver's side, and we have a T-connector here that goes up to the right-hand side. These connections are made right behind the tail light. These two wires go down to the module here and when signal goes to the module here, it goes out to our four-pole flat. Also, our four-pole flat comes with a protective cover when you are not using it. Now our module is going to need to get power from a 12-volt power supply up-front.
Today on this 2012 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to show you the CURT Class 2, 1-1/4 inch Receiver Hitch, part number C12264. This is what the hitch looks like when it's installed on a Town and Country. Now, you can see, there's not much there. At initial look at it, all you're really going to see is a receiver hitch and loops for safety chains. This is an 1-1/4 inch receiver that uses a 1/2 inch hitch pin or your favorite locking pin. We can take a look underneath the vehicle, we'll go ahead and see the structure of it. The body of the hitch is a square tube that goes out to both sides of the vehicle. Next, we'll go ahead and give you some measurements to help you out in selecting some accessories, such as a ball mount, a bicycle rack or a cargo carrier.
Today on our 2012 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to show you the glacier cable snow tire chains. Part number PW1038. Today we're working with tire size of P235/60/R16. This is what the snow chains look like when they're installed on our tire. First off this is constructed of a low carbon, steel cable all the way around and also on the crossbars. One thing to note about these snow chains is that they're designed for on road use only. The crossbars have these rollers on there that are actually sitting on top of springs that sits on top of the cables. This allow to move around on the tire as needed yet dig into the ice and snow at the same time. These are very low clearance tire chains, so these are good for class S applications.
Today on a 2012 Chrysler Town and Country we're going to show you the Weather Tech front auto floor mat in black. Part number WT444211. These floor liners are also available as tan as part number WT454211 and grey with part number WT464211. All right. This is what the floor liners look like when they are installed in the vehicle. First off, I want to point out that we actually have ours fresh out of the box. As you can see, there is a little bit of a gap right here, but that's okay because once they get warmed up and settle in, they will actually mold themselves to the contour of the vehicle. We'll check out some of the coverage here.
All right today on a 2012 Chrysler Town and country, we're going to show you the Husky Liners WeatherBeater custom auto floor liners in black, part number HL18091. Now this is also available as gray as part number HL18092 and tan as part number HL18093. All right, this is what the floor liners look like when they're installed in the vehicle. All right, we could see the coverage all the way from the threshold up to the center console. We're looking at the pedals here. We've got plenty of room for pedals. Now this also has a raised edge that matches the contour of your floor in front of a seat. The coverage of a liner meets about halfway of a carpet going up towards the top, underneath the dash.
Today in this 2012 Chrysler Town & Country, we're going to show you the Husky Liners Classic Custom Cargo Liner in black, part number HL40271. This is also available as gray, as part number HL40272. What it does, it fills in this lower level of your storage area here. It has a raised edge that goes all the way around. If you do put something wet in here, it will all be contained in the liner, and not leak out into your carpet. It does have a textured finish on it.
Today on our 2015 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to be doing a test fit of the Thule Vertex Swing. This is going to be your hanging style four bike rack, part number TH9031XT. As you can see, we've already got our bike up here and fit so you can see what it looks like and how it fits on the vehicle. We're going to go through a few of the features and then show you a few inaudible 00:00:27 with how to get a bike on and off the vehicle. Down below here, once we've had the bike on our rack, we're going to go ahead and give you a few measurements. Starting off with our closest distance first, our closest distance is going to be from the front of the bike rack to the back of the bumper, you'll see a T handle there and that measurement is going to be about five inches. Our overall distance with the bike cradle arms out is going to be about 33 and three quarter inches, for the rear ground clearance of about 11 and a quarter inches to the bottom side here. With our cradle arms up it's going to be a perfect time to open it up in the swing position to show you how it looks with a bike on and swung away from the vehicle.
Today on our 2013 Chrysler Town & Country we're going to be doing a test fit of the Sport Rack Vista cargo carrier. This is going to be your folding-style, 20 by 60" steel-constructed rack. It's going to have your 500 pound weight capacity and it's going to be part number SR9851. It does come with the anti-rattle bolt, as you can see there in our 2" shank, because this is going to be for 2" hitches only. We'll go ahead and remove that, as well as the locking washer and washer, and then place this into our 2" receiver that we have here today so you can see how it looks and fits. Insert the shank into the receiver and then line up your pinholes. Once you have your pinholes lined up, go ahead and insert that anti-rattle bolt, which is going to pull the side of the shank against the side of the receiver, tying the suspension to your rack and eliminating a lot of the sway, rattle, and wobble that you may have.
Today in our 2013 Chrysler Town and Country, we are going to be doing a test fit of the Heininger advantage sports rack. This is going to be your tilt away model, hanging style, for bike rack. It's going to come with your 2 inch shank for your 2 inch hitches. Going to be part number HE3010. We have a bike on it today so you can see how it's going to look and fit once you have everything in place. Let's start off with some measurements at the front to see what our closest distance is. It's going to be from this angles bracket here to the backside of the bumper at about 1 and 3/4 inches.
Today on our 2013 Chrysler Town and Country, we're going to be doing a test fit of the Curt Premium 4. This is going to be your hanging-style for a bike rack. It's going to be Part #C18064. This comes with your 2 inch shank for your 2 inch hitches only. And it is a nice tilting model. As you can see, we've already got a bike on here, so you can see what it would look like and how it would fit, once it's all complete. We're going to start off by getting a few measurements, that way you know where your tolerances are for your vehicle.
Today in a 2014 Chrysler Town & Country, we're going to show you a T1 vehicle wiring harness with 4-pole flat trailer connector from Tow Ready, part number 118534. We've got our parts laid out from the box, so we'll do a little bit of show and tell. First off, what color are the lower components and the ends The T-connector with the yellow wire here, goes to a connection point that's located behind driver side tail light. The T-connector with the green wire, goes over to the same connection over on the passenger side. We have a white wire with a ring terminal. That goes through sheet metal for ground. Now this black wire here, gets connected to a 12 volt power supply, so it powers our module which copies a signal that comes from our other 2 connection points.
Today on this 2014 Chrysler Town and Country we're going to show you the K Source Universal Towing Mirror, part number KS3891. Let's go ahead and back up our vehicle to a typical camping trailer, check it out. With our factory mirror in its original location, you can see how much we can of the vehicle and some of the trailer, however with our towing mirror you can see a lot more of a trailer in this side.That should give you plenty of visibility for your trailer going down the road. We have one installed on our passenger side mirror here. With this part number you get one of each assemblies, so if you need one on each side order two of the same part number. This is all constructed from a plastic housing. How it works is it captures the edge of a housing on your factory mirror here and here.
Today on this 2014 Chrysler Town and Country we're going to show you Weathertech Front Auto Floor Mats, part number WT444211. Now we're working with the black color today, and this also available in tan as part number WT454211 and gray as part number WT464211. This is what they look like when they're installed and in our van here. First off, you can notice right off the bat you got full coverage from the threshold her across the junction to the carpet, and all the way over to the center console. Also the flooring goes up onto the kick panel here, about halfway up, and also it follows the contour of the floor and also reaches behind the pedals. That's about halfway up as well. Also there's a feature underneath the floor mat here and that goes around that as well. Of course you've got the raised edge all the way around and also goes up to the front edge of the seat.
Today is 2014 Chrysler Town and County. We are going to show you a Thule standard snow tire change part number TH01571245. They are also designed to work with 15 inch to 18 inch tires and wheels. They do require about an internal clearance about 16 millimeters. Which is really just under three quarters of an inch. This is what the snow chain looks like when its installed on the vehicle. It looks rather complicated but it's actually an all one piece unit.
All right today on this 2014 Chrysler Town and Country we're going to show you the glacier square link snow tire chains, part #PWPLC1142. For reference today, we're working with a tire size P22565R17. This is what the chains look like on typical installation on our Town and Country. Take a look at the cross bar of the chain here and you'll notice this is a square link design. You have square edges all the way around the construction of the link. That'll give you good grip in the ice snow.
Today on this 2015 Chrysler Town & Country, we're going to show you the WeatherTech Front Auto Floor Mats, part number WT444211. All right, now working with the black color today, this is also available as tan, as part number WT454211, and gray, as part number WT464211. Okay, let's go ahead and take a look at it. We've laid it in place. Not much installation, you just lay it down and make sure it goes underneath your pedals. Okay.
Today on this 2015 Chrysler Town and Country we're going to show you the Curt T-Connector Vehicle Wiring Harness, part number C56150. We'll go ahead and show you the components that come with this part number. First off this is our wire harness here. This is our four-pole flat. This is our module right here. That takes our battery power, copies the signal and sends it out to the trailer. We have our T-connector, we're yellow for the left hand side and our T-connector with the green wire for right hand side. We have a length of wire that comes with the kit to run from our module up to the front towards the battery. Once we get to the battery our fuse holder and some zip ties and some butt connectors and ring terminal to our connections up to our battery.
All right, today it's 2015 Chrysler Town and Country. We're going to show you the weather tech floor mats for a cargo area, part number WT40265. Now we're working with a black color today. This is also available in tan as part number WT41265, and grey as part number WT42265. All right let's go and take a look at it. It's a floor mat that just, this mat just goes down to the very bottom of the well here, and it actually matches the contour of the carpeting and the floor. It has a raised edge right here along the side, and also a gradual raised edge that matches the carpet as well, on this end here.
Today on our 2015 Chrysler Town & Country we will be test fitting the Yakima HoldUp platform-style tilting 2-bike rack. That's part number Y02443. This is for 2" hitches so we can go ahead and begin by inserting our shank into our receiver. Now we'll go ahead and line up our pinholes. Once we get that lined up we'll go ahead and take our included anti-rattle bolt and lock; I'll go ahead and thread that through. Then we'll take our socket wrench and tighten that the rest of the way down.
Today on our 2015 Chrysler Town and Country, we'll be test fitting the Yakima Full Tilt 4 Bike Rack, that's part number Y02462. Now this can be used for either 1 1/4 or 2 inch hitches. We've got our adapter on there for our 2 inch here today. We can go ahead and begin by inserting our shank into our receiver. All right we want this to clip in where our pin holes line up and make a nice little snap into place sound just like that and we'll come back here to our anti rattle device, we'll start tightening that down and what is that going to do is it's going to help reduce the play and the rattle within our hitch and our bike rack. We'll get that nice and tight, give that a quick shake and then we can take a few measurements. Starting with our nearest point is going to be from here to our bumper and that's about 4 inches away.
Today on our 2015 Chrysler Town and Country we will be test fitting the Thule Hyper XL Rooftop Cargo Box. That's part number TH612. It offers 17 cubic feet of space. It comes in a nice two-tone black and silver finish. Our Town and Country that we're working with today already has it's factory rails installed. This cargo box will fit most roof rack systems. We can go ahead and begin by setting our box on top of our rails.