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Rain-X Latitude Wiper Blades Installation - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima we'll be install the Rain-X Latitude windshield wiper blade in the beam style in a 28 inch long, part number RX5079282, and a 17 inch long blade which is part number RX5079283. We'll begin by first lifting up the wiper arm and removing the old wiper blade. To do this we'll simply squeeze the tab on the underside and simply slide the old wiper blade off of the wiper arm. Now we're ready to install the new Rain-X Latitude 28 inch long. We'll simply take the new wiper blade and slide it into the J-hook style arm until we hear it snap into place. Next we'll move over here to the passenger side. On this side we'll be installing a 17 inch long blade which is part number RX5079283.



Yakima ForkLift Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Ultima well be test fitting the Yakima Forklift roof mounted bike rack part #: Y02098. With the Yakima Roundbar roof rack system already on our Ultima well start by placing our Forklift on our roof rack. Well remove the skewer at the front of the forklift and loosen the T-bolt to bring the front clamp around our crossbar. Well then tighten the same T-bolt to secure the front part of the rack and once its secure well slide the cover back up to the clamp. Then, well reinsert our skewer and just loosely tighten it so that theres still room for our bike forks to fit. Now well move to the back of the rack and fit the second clamp around the rear bar.



Yakima Roof Rack Fairing Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the 44 inch fairing for Yakima roof rack cross bars, part number Y07048. With our roof rack already assembled and installed, we'll begin by placing the fairing at the front of our Altima. We'll fit the clips around the front cross bar, and drop the bolt through the clip at each end, and then secure them with the wing nuts. As you secure your Yakima fairing, make sure that it centers with your Altima. With everything centered and secured, we're ready to head out on the road. That completes our test fit of the 44 inch Yakimafairing, part number Y07048on our 2010 Nissan Altima.





Thule Sonic XXL Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2010 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Thule Sonic XXL Rooftop Cargo Box, 22 cubic feet in metallic silver, part number TH636S. With the Thule AeroBlade Roof Rack System assembled onto our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing our Sonic directly on top of our load bars. When placing the Sonic on our load bars, we need to make sure that the clamps are fitting around the load bars properly. Once we have it situated the way we prefer, we can then open the box from 1 side and use the hand knobs connected to the clamps to tighten and secure our feet. Once we have the passenger's side tight and secure, we can then move to the driver's side and open the box from this side, as well. This helps make it easier for loading and unloading. Once we have all the clamps secured, we can then prepare to load our accessories and luggage.









Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Carrier Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Thule flat top ski and snow board carrier, with a six ski capacity or a four board capacity, part number TH92725. With a Thule Aero Blade roof rack system assembled on to our vehicle, we'll begin by placing the front part of our carrier directly on to our front load bar. We'll bring the rubber coated steel straps around the load bar, fitting them in to place, and then using the hand knob to tighten them down. We'll do this for both the passenger and driver side of the vehicle. Now we'll grab the second half of our carrier, and place it on our rear load bar. We want to make sure that we line it up with the front half of ourcarrier.We'll repeat the same tightening process as we did with the front. Once we have our carrier installed, we can push the oversized gray buttons on the end of our carrier to open our jaws. We'll place our snow board in , followed by our skis. We'll shut the jaws firmly, and then we're ready to hit the slopes. That will complete today's test fit of the Thule flat top ski and snow board carrier, part number TH92725, on our 2010 Nissan Altima.



Thule Doubletrack Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Thule Doubletrack Platform-Style 2 Bike Rack for both 1-1/4-inchand 2-inch hitches, part number TH990XT. To begin our test fit, we'll slide the shank of the rack into the receiver tube of the hitch, line up the pin hole, and install our anti-rattle bolt. We'll tighten with a wrench and then secure it with a lock on the other side. Now, we'll go over some key measurements. We have about 8 inches of ground clearance. The closest part of the Doubletrack to the closest part of our Altima is about 1 inch. With the Doubletrack in the folded position, we've added 8 inches to the overall length of our Altima. Now, we'll go ahead and pull the switch at the base of the Doubletrack and tilt the mast down. We'll undo our cradle straps, lift up the center mast, and put the frame hooks to the top of the mast to prepare to load our bike.With our rack unfolded, we've added 27 inches to the overall length of the vehicle. Then, we'll place our bike into the wheel trays and secure it first with the frame hooks.





Thule AeroBlade Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima we'll be test fitting the Thule aeroblade roof rack system using the Thule aeroblade load bars, forty-seven inches, part number THARB47, the Thule rapid traverse roof rack foot pack, part number TH480R, and the Thule roof rack fit kit for traverse foot packs, part number THKIT1580. Now we'll go ahead and place the front load bar onto the front part of our roof. To make sure that we have this in the correct location, we need to measure ten inches from the leading edge of the windshield to the closest point on our foot pack. We'll do this for both the passenger and the driver's side of the vehicle. With our bar in the correct location, we can then move from passenger side to driver's side tightening down each foot pack. Once secured, we can take the allen key and fit it in the foot pack and close the cover. To load our rear bar, we need to open our rear doors. We'll place our bar on the rear part of our roof and to make sure we have this in the correct location, we need to measure twenty-eight inches from the center of the front load bar to the center of our rear load bar. Now we can move from side to side, tightening down our foot packs with the included allen keys.



RockyMounts TieRod Stretch Roof Bike Rack Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima well be test fitting RockyMounts Tierod Stretch Roof Mounted Bike Carrier, part number rky1011. With a Thule Aeroblade roof rack system assembled onto our vehicle, well beginby placing our carrierdirectly ontop ofour load bars. Well bring the front rubber-coated steelstraps around the underside ofour load bar andfit them back into the head of the front part of our carrier. We'll thenuse an Allen toolto tighten the Allen bolt which will tighten our straps.Once that's complete we can reinstall ourcover. Now well move to the rear and we'll fit the rear clamp around our rear load bar. Well feedthe bolts through and tightenwith anAllen tool. We'll go ahead and make sure that our rear wheel strap is undoneand that theskewer at the front of our bike carrieris open.



Thule Pulse Large Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Kevin Bross: Today, on our 2010 Nissan Altima, we'll be test-fitting the Thule Pulse Large Rooftop Cargo Box, 14 cubic feet and matte black, Part No. TH614. With an Aeroblade roof rack system assembled onto our vehicle, we'll place the Pulse directly onto our load bars. Once we have it situated the way we prefer, we can then open the box and feed the clamps through the slots to fit around our load bars. We'll then use the hand knobs attached to each clamp to tighten the feet. With all the feet tight, our box is now secured to our vehicle, and we're ready to start loading our accessories and luggage. That'll complete today's test fit of the Thule Pulse Large Rooftop Cargo Box, Part No. TH614 on our 2010 Nissan Altima. .





Thule Circuit Roof Bike Rack Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Thule Circuit Roof Mounted Bike Carrier, part number TH526 with the Thule Aeroblade System already mounted on to our vehicle, we'll begin by placing the Thule Circuit directly on to our load bars. We'll lift up the nose lever to bring the front clamp around our front load bar, fit the bolt through the clamp and then we'll hand tighten the wing nut and then close the nose lever to finish securing the front part of our bike carrier. Now we'll move to the rear,we'll fit the clamp around our rear load bar and we'll tighten it with the wing nuts. Now that our bike carrier is secure to our roof rack system we'll go ahead and make sure to leave skewerfor easier loading of our bike and we'll undo the rear wheel strap. We'll grab our bike, place it onto the wheel tray and drop the front forks down onto our skewer. We'll secure the bike first by tightening down the skewer and then move to the rear and tighten the wheel strap. Now that our bike is all loaded up we're ready to hit the road.



Swagman Fork Down Roof Bike Rack Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2010 Nissan Altima we'll be testing the fork style roof mounted bike rack from Swagman, part number S64710. With a twoly aero-blade roof rack system assembled onto our vehicle we'll begin our test fit by placed our bike carrier directly onto our load bars. Once we have it situated inline with our vehicle we'll go ahead and begin securing the front part of our carrier. We'll do this by taking the U bolts, fitting them underneath the load bar and up through our bracket. We'll then tighten it in place with the wing nuts. We'll do this for both sides of the front part of our bracket.





Swagman XTC2 Wheel Mount Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Swagman XTC2 Platform Style 2 Bike Carrier part number S64670. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch threading in our anti-rattle bolt and tightening it with a wrench. Now that the bike rack is secured to our Altima, well go over a few clearance measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 12 inches of ground clearance at the rear. The closest part of the bike rack to closest part of our vehicle is about 3-1/2 inches away. Weve added about 19 inches to the overall length of our vehicle.



Yakima Q Tower Roof Rack Installation - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima, we'll be testing the Yakima Round Bar Roof Rack System, part numbers Y00409, Y00727, Y00606 and Y00124. With our Q Towers, Q clips and bars already assembled, according to the included instructions, we will begin our test fit by placing a front crossbar onto the front of our roof. You will then need to measure 15 1/8 inches from the front part of the glass to the first part of the tower on both the passenger and driver side of the vehicle. Once we've established this position, we can turn this over bulbs on the inside of the tower and clamp down the black lever to bring the clips up around tightly against the roof line. With this done we can now place our rear bar onto the rear of our roof. Well then measure the crossbar spread.



Thule Vertex 4 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Thule Vertex 4-Bike Carrier, part number th9029. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch, threading in our anti-rattle bolt and tightening it with a wrench. Now with the bike rack secured to our Altima well go over a few clearance measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 10 1/2 inches of ground clearance at the rear. The closest part of the bike rack to the closest part of our Altima is at the rear bumper about 1 inches away. With the cradle arms folded down weve added about 10 inches to the overall length of our Altima.



Thule Hitching Post Pro Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2013 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Thule Hitching Post Pro, part number TH934XTR. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch, threading in our anti-rattle bolt and tightening it down with a wrench. Now, with the bike rack secured to our Altima, well go over a few clearance of measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 10-1/2 inches of ground clearance at the rear. The closest part of the bike rack to the closest part of our vehicle at the rear bumper is about five inches away. Weve added about 14 inches to the overall length of our vehicle with the cradle arms folded down.



Thule Helium Aero Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Thule Helium Aero 3-Bike Carrier, part number th9043. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch. Well line up the pin holes allowing the integrated hitch pin to fall into place and well then turn the black knob to engage the anti-rattle device. Now with the bike rack secured to the vehicle well go over a few clearance measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 14 inches of ground clearance at the rear, and weve added about 17 inches to the overall length of our vehicle. We can now pull the gray lever at the top of the mast to swing the cradle arms out, and with the cradle arms out weve added about 31 inches to the overall length of our Altima.



Thule Helium Aero Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2013 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Thule Helium Aero Hitch Mounted Two-Bike Carrier, part number TH9042. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch. Well allow the integrated hitch pin fall into place and well turn the black knob to engage the anti-rattle device. Now, with our Helium Aero secured to our Altima, well go over a few clearance of measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 14-1/2 inches of ground clearance. With the cradle arms folded down, weve added about 14 inches to the overall length of our vehicle.



Thule Doubletrack Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2013 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Thule Doubletrack Platform Style Two-Bike Carrier, part number TH990XT. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch. Well thread in our anti-rattle bolt and secure it with a wrench. Now, that the bike rack is secured to our Altima, well go over a few clearance of measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 8 inches of ground clearance at the rear. The closest part of the carrier to the closest part of our vehicle is about 1-1/2 inches away.



Thule Apex 4 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2013 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Thule Apex Four-Bike Carrier, part number TH90250. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch and allowing the unscrewed hitch pin to fall into place. We can turn the black knob to engage the anti-rattle device. With our bike rack secured to our Altima, well go over a few clearance of measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 11 inches of ground clearance at the rear. With the cradle arm folded down, weve added about 10 inches to the overall length of our vehicle.



Prorack 4 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2013 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Prorack Hitch Mounted Hanging Four-Bike Carrier, part number PR8062404. Well begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch, well thread in our anti-rattle bolt and tighten it down with a wrench. Now, that the bike rack is secured to our Altima, well go over a few clearance of measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 8 inches of ground clearance. Weve added about 28-1/2 inches to the overall length of our Altima. You can access the trunk with the mast in the bike rack in its upright position, or to load larger luggage, you can pull this over pin at the base of the carrier to tilt down the mast.



Prorack 2 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima we'll be test fitting the Prorack Hitch Mounted Hanging Two Bike Carrier, part number pr8062403. We'll begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the carrier into the opening of the hitch threading in our anti-rattle bolt, tightening with a wrench and securing with a clip on the other side.Now with the bike rack secured to our Altima we'll go over a few clearance measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about eight inches of ground clearance. Closest part of the bike rack to the closest part of the vehicle is about four inches away. We've added about 22 inches to the overall length of our Altima.Now you can access the trunk with the mast of the carrier in its upright position or by pulling the silver pin at the base of the bike rack and tilting the mast down. This will allow you to load larger cargo.



Prorack Platform Style Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima we'll be test fitting the Prorack Platform-Style Two Bike Carrier, part number pr8062400. We'll begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch. We'll thread in our anti-rattle bolt and secure it with a wrench. Now with the bike rack secured to our Altima we'll go over a few clearance measurements to see how the two fit together.We have about 12-1/2 inches of ground clearance at the rear. Closest part of the bike rack to the closest part of our vehicle is about 3-1/2 inches away. We've added about 20-1/2 inches to the overall length of our Altima.



Kuat Beta Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima we'll be test fitting the Kuat Beta Hitch Mounted Aluminum Two Bike Carrier, part number b202-114. We'll begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch, lining up the pin holes and installing our hitch pin and lock.We'll then turn the black T-handle on the back of the shank to engage the anti-rattle device. Now with the Kuat Beta secured to our Altima we'll go over a few clearance measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 11 inches of ground clearance at the rear of the bike rack. Closest part of the carrier to the closest part of the vehicle is here at the rear bumper about 3-1/2 inches away.With the cradle arms folded down we've added about 10 inches to the overall length of our vehicle. We can now pull the silver pin at the top of the mast to swing the cradle arms out.



Kuat Alpha Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima we'll be test fitting the Kuat Alpha Hitch Mounted Hanging Aluminum Three Bike Carrier, part number a103-white-114. We'll begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch, inserting our lock and turning the black T-handle to engage the anti-rattle device.Now with the bike rack secured to our Altima we'll go over a few clearance measurements to see how the two fit together. We have about 10-1/2 inches of ground clearance at the rear. Closest part of the bike rack to the closest part of the vehicle is about three inches away. We've added about 11 inches to the overall length of our Altima.We'll now pull the pin at the top of the mast to swing the cradle arms out. With the cradle arms out we've added about 28 inches to the overall length of our Altima.



Hollywood Racks Sport Rider Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2013 Nissan Altima, we will be test fitting the Hollywood Racks Sport Rider Platform Style Two-Bike Carrier, part number HR1000-1G. We will begin our test fit by sliding the shank of the bike rack into the opening of the hitch, threading in our anti-rattle bolt and tightening it down with a wrench. We will now go over a couple of clearance of measurements to see how the bike rack and the Altima fit together. We have about 14-1/2 inches of ground clearance of the rear. We have added about 27 inches to the overall length of our Altima. You can access the trunk of your vehicle with the bike rack in its upright position or to load larger cargo into your trunk, you can pull the three pins to the base of the bike rack and fold the platform down.



RockyMounts PitchFork Roof Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Ultima, we'll be test fitting the RockyMounts Pitch Fork Roof Mounted Bike Rack, part number RKY0438. We'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack onto the vehicle's crossbar. We'll start at the rear where we will loosen up the wing nut to bring the rear bracket around the underside of the rear crossbar. We'll then tighten the wing nut loosely. We'll move to the front where we'll remove the black plastic cover as well as removing the skewer. Removing the skewer will expose a few Allen bolts from the carrier.



Prorack Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Ultima, we'll be test fitting the Prorack Roof Mounted Frame Mount Bike Rack, part number PR8062003. We'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack onto the vehicle's crossbar. We'll then to remove the two front wing nuts as well as the one rear wing nut. In doing so, this will allow us to bring the front two brackets and the rear bracket around the underside of the front and rear crossbar. Once the brackets are in position, we can then slide the gold bolts through the holes in the bottom of the brackets and use the wing nuts to thread also the gold bolts and tighten it down. Once all three wing nuts have been tightened down and secured, we're ready to load up our bike.



Yakima Q Tower Roof Rack Installation - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Yakima Q Towers roof rack system, with 48" crossbars, part numbers Y00408, Y00727, Y00606, and Y00124. With everything all assembled according to the instructions, we'll begin our test fit by placing the front crossbar onto the front of our roof. We'll then need to measure 15-1/8" from the first part of the glass to the first part of the tower on both the passenger and driver side of the vehicle. This will ensure the front crossbar is perpendicular to the roof. Once we have established this position, we'll then need to tighten the bolt on the inside of the tower, alternating each side, then clamping down the black cover, bringing the clamp tightly up against the roof line of our Altima. With this done, we'll place our rear crossbar onto the rear of our roof and measure the crossbar spread.



Yakima FrontLoader Roof Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Yakima Frontloader Wheel Mount roof-mounted bike rack, part number y02103. Well begin our test fit by placing the bike rack onto the vehicles crossbars. Well place the rear bracket around the underside of the rear crossbar and insert the t-bolts and turn the black wing nuts to tighten it down. Well then move to the front where we will turn the larger black t-handle tightly up against the crossbar. Now with everything all tightened down and secured, were ready to load up our bike. Well unfold the front part of the wheel mount and undo the tray strap.



Yakima ForkLift Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Yakima ForkLift roof-mounted bike rack, part number Y02098. We'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack onto the vehicle's crossbars. We'll then need to loosen up the black wing nuts to bring both the front and rear bracket around the underside of the front and rear crossbar. Once both brackets are in place, we'll insert the silver T bolt into the bracket, and turn to bring the brackets up around tightly against the crossbars. Once both the front and rear bracket are all tightened down and secured, we're ready to load up our bike. We'll remove the skewer at the front to slide in our plastic protective covering.



Yakima Roof Rack Fairing Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Yakima 44 inch fairing for Yakima round crossbars, part number Y07048. Well begin our test fit by simply placing the fairing onto the roof of our Altima. Well then loosen up the black wing nut and remove the silver bolt to put the bracket on the crossbar. Well then reenter the bolt and tighten down the bracket loosely. Well then wrap around the other two brackets and move to the other side of the vehicle where we can again loosen up the wing nut and remove the Allen bolt. Then we can attach that bracket around the underside of the front crossbar.



Swagman Fork Down Roof Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Swagman Fork Down roof-mounted bike rack, part number S64710. We'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack onto the vehicle's crossbars. We'll then take out our hardware and we're ready to fit it to the vehicle. We'll now take one of the longer silver brackets and feet it up on the bottom side of the front crossbar into the head of the carrier. We'll then take our black wing nut to thread onto the silver bracket. We'll now move to the rear, where this time we will slide the silver bracket down to the bottom of the crossbar.



RockyMounts TieRod Stretch Roof Bike Rack Review - 2013 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2013 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the RockyMounts TieRod Stretch roof mounted bike rack, part number RKY1011. Well begin our test fit by placing the bike rack onto our vehicles crossbars. Well start off by loosening up the Allen bolts at the rear to bring the rear bracket around the underside of the rear crossbar. We can then use the included Allen wrench to tighten it down. Well now move up to the front where we will remove the black plastic cover at the front and bring the rubber coated steel straps around the underside of our front crossbar. Well hook them back into the head of the carrier and use the included Allen wrench to turn the silver bolt to bring the straps up around tightly against the bar.



Glacier V-Trac Snow Tire Chains Review - 2006 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2006 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Glacier V-Trac cable snow tire chains, part number PW1934V. We'll be test fitting these tire chains on tire size 215/60/16. Now this vehicle is front wheel drive, so we'll be installing the tire chains on the front set of tires. Now to begin our test fit, we'll lay the chains flat out on the ground to undo any kinks or tangles. We'll now drape the tire chain over the tire, making sure that the hooks are facing outward, so that we don't damage the outer wall of the tire. We'll then make sure that the tire chain is centered and we'll move to the inside of the tire.



Prorack 2 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Pro Rack two bike carrier, part number pr8062403. To begin our test, well slide the shank of the carrier in the receiver tube of our hitch, line up the pin hole, and thread in our anti-rattle bolt tightening it with a wrench and then go ahead and put our clip on the other side. Now well go over a few clearance measurements, we have about 7-1/2 of ground clearance, from the closet point of the carrier, to the closet point of the rear of the vehicle is about an inch. Weve added 22 to the overall length of our vehicle. Now well go ahead and pull the pin at the bottom of the mast to allow our bike carrier to tilt down. As you can see we can easily gain access to the cargo area of our vehicle.



Kuat Sherpa Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Kuat Sherpa Aluminum Pitch mounted two bike rack, part number s102. To begin our test fit we want to have to remove the two inch adapter from our bike rack shank, so now we can just slide the shank of the carrier into our hitch, line up the pin hole, and slide in the hitch pin. Well then move to the back of the shank where well tighten the knob down securing our bike rack to the vehicle and engaging our anti-rattle device.Well now go ahead and go over a few clearance measurements. We have a ground clearance of 11, the bike rack at the rear of the vehicle lay flesh with each other. With the bike carrier in its folded position weve added eight inches to the overall length of our vehicle. Now well go ahead and pull the lever at the base of our carrier to unfold our bike rack.



Yakima DoubleDown Ace Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Yakima Doubledown Ace four bike carrier for 1-1/4 and 2 hitches, part number y02451. To begin our test fit well slide the shank of the carrier into the receiver tube of our hitch, line up the hitch pin hole, and put in our clip with the red knob on it. Now move to the rear of the carrier, where well hand tighten the black knob to engage our anti-rattle device and secure the carrier to the vehicle.Now well go ahead and go over a few clearance measurements. We have a ground clearance of about 7; the closet part of the carrier to the closet rear of the vehicle is about 3. With the bike carrier on its folded position, weve added about 9 to the overall length of our vehicle. Now well go ahead and pull the red pin and knob at the base of the carrier to tilt down our bike carrier.



Thule Vertex 4 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Thule Vertex four bike carrier for 1-1/4 and 2 hitches, part number th9029. To begin our test fit, well slide the shank of the carrier into the receiver tube of our hitch, line up the pin hole and thread in our anti-rattle bolt and tighten it with a wrench. Now well go over some clearance measurements, we have a ground clearance of 8, from the closet point of the carrier to the rear of our vehicle is about an inch. When the bike carrier is in its folded position, weve added 9 to the overall length of our vehicle.Now well go ahead and pull the lever at the base of the mast to allow our carrier to tilt down. As it tilts away from the vehicle we can gain access to the cargo area of our vehicle. Well go ahead and put the bike carrier back in its upright position and pull the lever at the top of the mast to bring out our dual arms.



Thule Passage Trunk Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Thule Passage two bike carrier, part number th910xt. Before we begin our test fit, first thing to refer to the Thule fit guide to determine what number our fit dial should be set at. After setting our fit dial, well place the carrier onto the vehicle. Well put the top hook to the top part of the trunk, the side hooks to the side, and the bottom hooks to the bottom of the trunk. You may need to open up your trunk to get the bottom hooks into place. After we have all the straps into position we can then go around and tighten down all the straps and secure the carrier to our vehicle.



Thule Hitching Post Pro Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Ultima well be test fitting the Thule Hitching Post Pro folding tilting 4 bike rack with anti-sway part #TH934XTR. To begin our test fit well slide the shank of the carrier into the receiver tube of the hitch. Well go ahead and line up those pinholes and then thread in our anti-rattle bolt tightening it with a wrench. Now well go ahead and go over a few clearance measurements. We have a ground clearance of seven and a half inches. From the closes point of the carrier to the rear of the vehicle is about four inches.



Kuat Alpha Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Ultima, well be test fitting the Kuat Alpha Folding and Tilt aluminum bike rack, part number A103-WHITE-114. To begin our test fit, well slide the shank of the bike carrier into the hitch, use the included hitch pin and then tighten down the knob in the back to engage our anti-rattle device. Now well go over a few clearance measurements. We have a ground clearance of eight inches and the closest point of the carrier to the closet point of the vehicle is about four inches. With the bike carrier in its folded position, weve added 10 inches to the overall length of our vehicle. Now well go ahead and pull the pin at the base of the mast to allow the carrier to tilt. As you can see, we can easily gain access to our cargo area.



Hollywood Racks Sport Rider Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Ultima, we will be test fitting the Hollywood Racks Sport Rider 2 Two Bike Carrier, part number HR1000-1G. To begin our test fit, we will slide the shank of the carrier into the receiver tube of our hitch. We will align up the pinhole and then thread in our anti-rattle bolt and tighten it with a wrench. Now we will go ahead and go over a few clearance measurements. We have a ground clearance of eight inches. The closest part of the carrier to the closest point on the rear of our vehicle is about three inches. We have added 22 inches to the overall length of our vehicle.



Hollywood Racks Baja 2 Trunk Bike Rack Review - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2009 Nissan Ultima, well be test fitting the Hollywood Racks Baja Two Bike Carrier Trunk Mount, part number HRB2. Now to begin our test fit, well set the carrier on top of the trunk and if necessary use the black levers located at each end of the carrier to adjust the jaws to allow a better fit onto the vehicle. Once you have established the correct fit, you can use the top two hooks to hook to the top of the trunk, the two side hooks to hook to the side and the two low hooks to hook to the bottom of trunk. It may be necessary as well to open up the trunk just enough to get the hooks in the bottom. Once you have all the straps in place we can go ahead and secure the carrier to the vehicle by tightening down each strap and securing the access slack. Once it is secured the vehicle, were ready to go ahead and grab our bike and load it up. Well undo the cradle straps, set the bike into the frame cradles and secure it with the straps. That completes todays test fit for the Hollywood Racks Baja Two Bike Carrier, part number HRB2 on our 2009 Nissan Ultima.



Thule Apex 4 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Ultima we'll be test fitting the Thule Apex four bike carrier, part number TH9025. Now to begin our test fit we'll go ahead and slide the bike rack shank into the inch and a quarter hitch and allow the integrated locking hitch pin to fall into the hitch hole. With that in place we'll move to the anti-rattle knob where we'll tighten the knob down securing our bike rack to the vehicle. Now with the bike rack secured we'll give you a couple of measurements. Our ground clearance measures 9 inches. From the closet point, here at the anti-rattle knob, to the back of the vehicle measures one inch.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2012 Nissan Altima - Draw-Tite

Today on this 2012 Nissan Altima were going to install part number 24796 from Draw Tite. This is what the hitch looks like when its installed on the vehicle. Next well give you some measurements to help you out in selecting some accessories, such as a bicycle rack or a cargo carrier. From the top of the receiver opening down to the ground will be 10 inches, and from the center of the hitch pin hole to the edge of the bumper will be five and three quarter inches. Now Ill go ahead and show you how the hitch is installed. The first thing we do is open up the trunk and get inside the vehicle.



Yakima DoubleDown Ace Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Yakima Doubledown Ace four bike carrier for inch and a quarter and two inch hitches, part number Y02451. A quick note about this bike rack, when using in an inch and a quarter Class I hitch you are limited to two bikes. To begin our test fit weve already gone ahead and removed the two inch adapter from the bike rack shank, so well slide the shank into the inch and a quarter hitch, line up the hitch pin hole and install the attached hitch pin. We can then move to the back of the shank where well tighten the knob down, securing our bike rack to the vehicle. At this point well go ahead and give you a few measurements. Our ground clearance here at the bike rack measures seven and a half inches, and from the closest point of the bike rack here at the mast to the back of the vehicle measures three inches.



Thule Vertex 4 Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Thule Vertex four bike carrier for inch and a quarter and two inch hitches, part number TH9029. To begin our test fit weve already gone ahead and removed the two inch adapter from our bike rack shank, so well slide the shank into the inch and a quarter hitch. Well then line up the hitch pin hole and install and tighten down the anti-rattle bolt. With the bolt tight our bike rack is secured to the vehicle. Well now go ahead and give you a few measurements. Our ground clearance here at the back of the bike rack measures seven and a half inches, and from the closest point of the bike rack, here at the hinge on the mast measures three inches.



Thule Hitching Post Pro Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Thule Hitching Post Pro folding and tilting four bike carrier for inch and a quarter and two inch hitches, with anti-sway cradles, part number TH934XTR. To begin our test fit weve already gone ahead and removed the two inch adapter from the bike rack shank, so well slide the shank into our inch and a quarter hitch, line up the hitch pin hole, and using the included anti-rattle bolt will tighten it down, securing the bike rack to the vehicle. Well now go ahead and give you a few measurements. Our ground clearance here at the bike rack measures eight inches, and from the closest point of the bike rack to the back of the vehicle is five and a half inches. Well now go ahead and pull the pin here at the base of the mast, tilt the mast down and open our trunk. As you can see, we can gain access to the cargo area with this bike rack secured to the vehicle.



Swagman XTC2 Wheel Mount Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Swagman XTC2 two bike carrier for inch and a quarter and two inch hitches, part number S64670. To begin our test fit weve already gone ahead and removed the two inch adapter so well slide the bike rack shank into our inch and a quarter hitch, line up the hitch pin hole and install and tighten down the included anti-rattle bolt. With the bolt tight our bike rack is secured to the vehicle. Well now go ahead and give you a few measurements. Our ground clearance here at the back of the bike rack measures 12 inches, and from the closest point on the bike rack here at the wheel loop to the back of the vehicle measures three inches. We can now go ahead and unfold our bike rack platform and open the trunk.



Kuat Sherpa Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima well be test fitting part number S102. This is the Kuat Sherpa aluminum hitch mounted two bike rack with wheel mount cradles. To begin our test fit weve removed the two inch adapter from our bike rack shank, so well slide the shank into our inch and a quarter hitch, line up the hitch pin hole and slide in the hitch pin. Well then move to the back of the shank where well tighten the knob down, securing our bike rack to the vehicle. Well now go ahead and give you a few measurements. From the closest point of the bike rack to the back of the vehicle is three quarters of an inch.



Kuat Alpha Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima well be test fitting the Kuat Alpha folding and tilting aluminum bike rack for inch and a quarter hitches, part number A103-white-114. To begin our test fit well slide the bike rack shank into the hitch and using the included hitch pin well slide it through the hitch pin hole where we can move to the back of the shank and tighten down the knob, securing the bike rack to the vehicle. At this point well give you a few measurements. Our ground clearance here at the bike rack measures 10 inches, and from the closest point of the bike rack here at the mast to the back of the vehicle measures five inches. Well now pull the pin here at the bottom of the mast where we can now tilt the mast down. This will allow us access to the cargo area.



Hollywood Racks Sport Rider Hitch Bike Rack Review - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima we will be test fitting the Hollywood Rack Sport Rider two bike carrier for both inch and a quarter and two inch hitches, part number HR1000-1G. To being our test fit we have already gone ahead and removed the two inch adapter so we will slide our bike rack shank into the inch and a quarter hitch, line up the hitch pin hole and install and tighten down the anti-rattle bolt. With the bolt tight our bike rack is secured to the vehicle. Now we can go ahead and give you a few measurements. Our ground clearance here at the bike rack measures 14 inches, and from the closets point on the bike rack, here at the wheel loop, to the back of the vehicle measures six inches. We will now go ahead and unfold the bike rack platform and open the trunk.



Rain-X Weatherbeater Wiper Blades Installation - 2012 Nissan Altima

All right. Today on this 2012 Nissan Altima, we're going to do a test fit of Rain-X Windshield Wiper Blades, the Weatherbeater, Part Number RX30228. All right. To start off our test fit, we'll go ahead and remove the original wiper blades. There's a small tab on the bottom underneath the catch that we'll push up, so we can release it from the arm. First, we'll locate the tab, pushed up, and then we can go ahead and remove the windshield wiper blade in the arm.



Yakima Q Tower Roof Rack Installation - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2012 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Yakima Q Tower Roof Rack System using part numbers Y00408, Y00635 and Y00124.With our roof rack already pre-assembled according to the instructions found with the fit kit, were ready to go ahead and fit it to the vehicle. Well begin by setting the front crossbar on top of the roof. Well then need to do a measurement. Well measure from the top of the windshield back on the roof 10 inches. This will be the location of the fleeting edge of the towers on the either side. With the front crossbar in the correct location according to Yakima, we can now clamp it down working our way back on forth on the towers as to not lose the position of the crossbar.



Thule Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2012 Nissan Altima, well be test fitting the Thule Traverse Roof Rack System, using part numbers THKIT1580, TH480, and THLB50.With our roof rack pre-assembled according to the instructions found with the fit kit, were ready to go ahead and fit it to the vehicle.Well first need to open the doors on the vehicle. With the doors open, we can now simple set the front crossbar on top of the roof, well then take a measurement from the top of the windshield back on the roof. Well need to measure back 10 inches and this will be the location of the leading edge of the towers on either side of the front crossbar. With the front crossbar in place, we can now tighten it down using the included torque tools within each tower.Now that our front crossbars secured to the vehicle, we can go ahead and move on to the rear crossbar. Again, well set it on top of the roof. This time well need to do another measurement.



Thule AeroBlade Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2012 Nissan Altima

Today on our 2012 Nissan Altima we'll be test fitting the Thule AeroBlade Roof Racks System part numbers THARB47, TH480R and THKIT1580. Now, our roof rack is already preassembled according to the instructions found within the fit kit so were ready to go ahead and fit it to the vehicle. Well begin by placing the front crossbar on top of the roof. We then need to do a measurement. We'll measure from the top of the windshield back on the roof 10 inches. This will be the location of the leading edge of the front foot for the front crossbar.



Thule MOAB Roof Top Cargo Basket Review - 2011 Nissan Altima

Today, on our 2011 Nissan Altima, we'll be test fitting the Thule MOAB Roof Top Cargo Carrier, part number TH690. With our vehicle equipped with Thule Aero Bar Roof Rack system and our basket already preassembled, we'll go ahead and fit it to the vehicle. We'll began by setting the basket on top of the cross bars. We'll center it from left-to-right. And we'll go ahead and tighten down using the included hardware. With our hardware tight and our basket secured to the vehicle, we can go ahead and install the hardware covers.



Yakima Q Tower Roof Rack Installation - 2011 Nissan Altima

All right today on this 2010 Nissan Altima, we are going to do a test fit of Yakima roof rack. Well be using the Yakima Q towers, 48 cross bars, and part number Q35 clips for the towers. We are going to start off with the roof rack and similar according to the instructions, so all we are going to do is place them on the roof. We will start with the first cross bar and put it on the roof and then well go ahead and slide it into your correct spot. Now well go ahead and slide the cross bar into position, now always check your instructions of proper measurements, in this case its going to be 10. Well measure from the end of the windshield to the leading edge of the Q tower.



Yakima FrontLoader Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Nissan Altima

All right today on this 2011 Nissan Altima, we are going to do a test fit of Yakima bike rack, part number y02103. Our Nissans already been outfitted with a Yakima roof rack system, so all we have to do is place our bike rack on top of that, very easy, all we are going to do is set the first clamp onto the front cross bar, then well slide a second clamp onto the second cross bar. We are going to put the bicycle rack in the spot that we want and then we will go ahead and tighten down the clamps. Okay with that our bike rack is already loaded up onto the roof rack, now lets go ahead and load the bike. The first thing we will do is push the wheel loop up and towards in front of the vehicle and well make sure to strap for the back wheel is out of the way. Okay, so load up the bike and lets go ahead and put the front wheel to the front into the front hoop.



Thule Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2011 Nissan Altima

Today on 2011 Nissan Altima were going to do a test fit of a Thule roof-rack system. Were using Thule square loadbars 50-inch long, Thule traverse roof-rack foot pack and a foot kit part number 1580. And we have our roof rack reassemble according to instructions so I go ahead and place them on the roof. Well start with the first crossbar going towards the windshield. And next we go ahead and put the roof-rack in the correct spot. We need to measure from the edge of the windshield to leading edge of the foot pack.



Thule AeroBlade Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2011 Nissan Altima

Today on this 2011 Nissan Altima, today were going to do a test fit of the Thule roof rack. Well be using the Thule Aeroblade load bars and Thule Rapid Travers foot pack. The fit kit well be using will be part number 1580. Were going to start with our load bars already assembled so all weve got to do is place them on the roof. Well start with the first crossbar. Well sit it on the roof and then move it to its final spot.



Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Carrier Review - 2011 Nissan Altima

Alright, today on this 2011 Nissan Altima we're going to do a test fit of a Thule Universal Flat Top Ski Snowsport Carrier. One quick note this carrier will carry up to six pairs of skis or four snowboards. Now our Nissan is already equipped with a roof rack from Thule with the square load bars and our Flat Top will just attach to the top of those. It's very easy. There's a strap that reaches around the crossbar and catches on the other side of the mount and then we just tighten it down. I already got 1/2 installed, let's go ahead and move on to the second half.



Thule Domestique Roof Bike Rack Review - 2011 Nissan Altima

Alright, today on this 2011 Nissan Altima, we're going to do a test fit of Domestique Bicycle Rack. Ok, our Nissan has already been outfitted with a Thule load bars. We'll go ahead and start by loading up the bike rack onto the first crossbar. We'll slide it around the clamp and then slide the second clamp over the second crossbar. Next, we'll go ahead and take an Allen wrench and we'll go ahead and take the fasteners to get them started. Make sure that the bike rack is in its proper place and we'll go ahead and tighten them down.



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Nissan Altima

Today on this 2009 Nissan Altima we are going to be installing Draw-Tite hitch part number 24796. And this installation will also apply for Hidden Hitch part number 60873. Before we get started with our hitch installation, we are going to go ahead and show you a couple of the final install dimensions which are going to help make choosing your hitch accessories a little bit easier. From the top of the receiver tube opening to the ground is going to measure 8-3/4 inches. And from the center of the pin hole to clear the rear edge of the bumper is going to measure approximately 6-1/2 inches. Now we will go ahead and move on to the installation. 0:34



WeatherTech Front and Rear Floor Liners Review - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on this 2010 Nissan Altima we are going to be installing Weather Tech floor liners in both the front and the rear. We will be using the gray colored liners to match the interior using part number WT461961 in the front and part number WT461182 in the rear. First we will remove the old carpet floor mats. Weather Tech floor liners are custom molded to fit your vehicle that will often use the factory mounting points or hook locations. The liner s in and fits the contours and shape of the floor of the vehicle. You slip it over the factory floor mat hook. Now move over to the passenger side and install the liner on that side. 00:47



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2006 Nissan Altima

Today on this 2006 Nissan Altima we are going to install part number 119176 from Tow Ready. The first thing we need to do is get access to the trunk area of the vehicle. We need to pull back some of the interior components so we can get to the wiring. We removed the flooring material, now we are going to take off this panel right here. It is assembled along the top edge here but you can just pull on it and it should pop out. We will do the same thing with the plastic rivets here and here and get closer to the wiring. We can see where our main wire harness comes down through here and this goes on to the passenger side of the vehicle and this one goes straight to the driver side tail light. So we can get access to our wiring here and here. 00:49



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2006 Nissan Altima

Today on this 2006 Nissan Altima we are going to install part number 24788 from Draw-Tite. This will also apply to part number 60944 from Hidden Hitch. This is what the hitch looks like when it is installed on the vehicle. Also it will give you some measurements that will help you out in ing some accessories. From the top of the receiver opening down to the ground is going to be 10 inches and from the center of the hitch pin hole to the outside edge of the bumper is going to be six inches. Next we will show you how the hitch was installed. 00:29



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2010 Nissan Altima

Today on this 2010 Nissan Altima we are going to be installing Draw-Tite hitch part number 24796. This installation will also apply for Hidden Hitch part number 60873. The first thing we need to do before we can get started installing our trailer hitch is you need to go in the trunk area of the vehicle and remove the flooring. We will be drilling holes through the trunk floor to attach our hitch to. We want to make sure we get this out of the way before we do that. Now we can come underneath the vehicle, and we need to unbolt both of our mufflers from the main cross tube here, we are going to take and loosen these clamps because we are going to be taking both mufflers off the vehicle. :33



Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2008 Nissan Altima

Today on this 2008 Nissan Altima we are going to install part number 118470 from Tow Ready. The first thing we need to do on this install is get inside the trunk area and remove the carpeting. We are going to remove this plastic also. Start by taking out the rivets, they pop right out. Use a screwdriver to get the rivets started and then take a trim panel tool. Pull out the middle. Work our way across. All right we have got the threshold gone, lets remove the carpeting. We are going to repeat the same process back over on the passenger side. We just took apart the driver side. 00:39



Trailer Hitch Installation - 2008 Nissan Altima

Today we are going to be installing hitch part number 60873 from Hidden Hitch on a 2008 Nissan Altima. OK, the first thing we want to do is to open up the trunk and remove the carpeting from the trunk floor as well as any fiberboard bins that may be located in here, as well. The first thing we want to do is to remove the ground wire off of the exhaust here. Then, after that, we are going to come over and unbolt the exhaust from the flange here, and remove both bolts, which is going to allow us to take the exhaust off of the rubber isolator hanger, which is up in here. And then we want to repeat that for the other side, as well.





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