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Thule Roof Rack Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule Traverse roof rack system. We're using the 58" square bars. These are part number THLB58. We've got the Traverse foot pack system; that part number is TH480. The fit kit that we're going to use today is part number THKIT1430. Now I've assembled three of the foot packs already. I just want to show you how to assemble the fourth one.



Thule Roof Rack Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system. We're using the 53" aero blades. Its part number is THARB53. We've got the Rapid Traverse foot packs, part number TH480R. The fit kit that we're going to show you how to install is part number THKIT1430. Now we've already installed three portions of the foot pack. They come with four clips and four pads.



Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Rhino Rack Mountain Trail. Now this is a fork clamp-style roof-mounted bike rack. The part number on this is RBC035. Now we've got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system that we've already installed so we're going to begin our test fit by bringing the black rubber-coated metal straps around the underside of our front load bar and placing the head of our carrier directly on top. We can then remove the black cover. This will give us access to the two indentions here that we need to fit our straps into. As you can see, my straps are a little bit short there so I'm just going to loosen up the hex head bolt there that's in the front.



Thule Truck Bed Bike Racks Review - 2013 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2013 Nissan Frontier, we'll be test fitting the Thule Gate Mate Tailgate Pad and Bike Rack for compact trucks, part number TH823. To begin our test fit, we'll go ahead and place the Thule Gate Mate directly onto our tailgate. When placing the Gate Mate onto out tailgate, we want to make sure that the Thule logo is at the bottom passenger side corner. We'll undo the flap so we can access our tailgate handle. We'll lower our tailgate just a little bit and bring the straps at the bottom of the Gate Mate around the underside of our tailgate towards the inside. With the straps fed through, we'll feed them through the buckles and cinch them down evenly. Before we tighten it all the way down, we want to make sure that the pad is centered evenly on the tailgate. Now we can make our way around and tighten down each strap.



Swagman Pick Up Truck Bed Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Swagman Pickup Bed Mounted Bike Rack. This is part number S64702. It has a 2 bike capacity and it's very simple to use. To begin our test fit, we first need to get our rough spacing down. The end that's here on the passenger side has an adjustable length arm and as you can see, it's got a wide range of adjustment, so it should fit just about any type of bed that you may have. We're going to place the padded connection point on that side and then we're going to bring out our arm on this side until it makes contact with the bed. We'll take a quick look, just to be sure we have it mounted into our bed squarely.



Rhino Rack MountainTrail Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Rhino Rack Mountain Trail. This is a fork clamp style roof mounted bike rack. This part number on this is RBC035. Now we've got our Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System that we've already installed. We're going to begin our test fit by bringing the black rubber coated metal straps around the underside of our front load bar and place in the head of our carrier directly on top. We can then remove the black cover. This will give us access to the two indentations here that we need to fit our straps into.



Rampage TrailBlade Off-Road Wiper Blades Installation - 2013 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2013 Nissan Frontier Crew Cab we'll be doing a test fit of the Rampage TrailBlade Off-Road Windshield Wiper in the twenty-four inch long for the driver's side, part number RA24000. For the passenger side we'll be using the eighteen inch blade, part number Ra18000. To begin with here, we'll need to remove the original wiper blades off of their arms. To remove the old wiper blade we'll life the arm up off of the windshield and squeeze the tab in on the back of the wiper. Now to install the new Rampage wiper blade we'll go ahead and slide it over the J-hook, locking it into place. The wiper blades are constructed with a mirrored construction, which means that each direction it does the same action.



RockyMounts PitchFork Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to do a test fit RockyMounts Pitchfork. This is a fork mount style roof mounted bike rack. Its part number is RKY0438. Now we've already got our Thule Traverse roof rack system that we've installed on our Frontier. We'll begin the test fit by placing the bike rack right up onto our load bars. We're going to remove the black cover, then our skewer. With these removed it's going to allow us to access the two hex head bolts.



Thule Truck Bed Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the 54 inch wide Thule Gate Mate, Tailgate Pad and Bike Rack, part number TH823. We'll begin our test fit by making sure that all of our straps are loosened. We'll want to rest this over the tailgate. Once we have it centered on our tailgate, we can open the flap here, that's going to give us access to the tailgate handle. We'll lower this down. We'll grab our straps and we'll want to fasten them around so any which way you can, I go right through here so that I can reach on the backside of the tailgate to grab the ones closest to the bed or closest to the edge of the tailgate, excuse me. We'll then fasten them through the straps. We're going to pull this tight, making sure we're taking any slack out.



Thule Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Paceline Roof-Mounted Bike Rack part number TH527. We'll start our test fit by placing the rack on top of our vehicle. We're going to be test fitting this today on the Thule Rapid Traverse AeroBlade Roof Rack System. I'm going to go ahead and open the door just so I have a little bit more height to stand on the jam. Once you have this up here, we'll start by doing the front system here. What you're going to do, you have to have the front nose open to be able to open this back part. Let's go open that and get the T-bolt up from underneath of there. We then position this around.



Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Carrier. This has 6 ski or a 4 board capacity. The part number on it is TH92725. Now as you can see, we've already installed the front half of our carrier. It's just going to save us some time in showing you how this goes on our vehicle. I like to open the door here, just so as my slightly oversize belly presses up against the car I don't have to worry about my belt scratching it or anything like that.



Thule SUP Taxi Watersport Carriers Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, were going to be test fitting the Thule SUP Taxi. This is a standup paddle board carrier with a two-board capacity. The part number on it is TH810. As you can see, weve already installed the front half. Were going to move here to the rear load bar. We want to position it so that we have the end of the carrier that says Thule both positioned on the same side.



Thule Accessories and Parts Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule 44 inch fairing. This is designed to fit onto their square bar, load bar system, this part number is TH872XT. Now to begin our test fit, we just want to place our fairing up here onto the front roof line of our vehicle. This is going to help give us an idea where we need to position our clips around our bar. We'll take just a quick look to be sure we have it close to center, this doesn't have to be exact right now. Again, this is just to give us kind of a reference point for how our clips are going to go on. I'll put the two here on the driver side.



Thule Roof Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Speaker: Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule MOAB, that's M-O-A-B or short for Mother Of All Baskets. This is a rooftop cargo basket it's designed to mount on most factory or aftermarket rails. The part number on is TH690XT. Now we've already removed one bolt and wing nut from each of the four clamps, as you can see the lower portion is hanging down on all four of them. I always recommend removing the same bolt and wing nut from . or the wing nut and bolt from each of the same side, that way it's going to make it a little easier when we go to put it on.With those separated we're just going to grab the basket, place it right up on to the Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System that we've already installed on the Nissan. Sometimes if you're tall enough you can just set them right up on the vehicle, in this case I like to just kind of work it over a little bit. Once we have the upper portions of our clamps sitting and resting right up on top of the load bars let's take a quick look to be sure we have it centered.



Thule Big Mouth Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today, on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Big Mouth. This is a frame clamp style, roof mounted bike rack. Its part number is TH599XTR. We've already got our Thule Traverse roof rack system that's installed on the Frontier, so we're going to begin our test fit by placing our rack right up onto our load bars. At the front, as you can see, this one's already separated. We'll separate our clamps to where the lower portion is apart from our T bolts. We'll then move it so the T bolts come around the lower ...



Pro Series Roof Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, were going to test fitting the Pro Series Big Sky. This is a roof mounted cargo basket designed to fit on the wide variety of cross bars. Whether its the aero blade style, the square bars, the round bars, its going to fit a wide variety of them. The part number on the cargo carrier is PS63156. Now to begin our test fit, were going to place the basket right up into our roof rack system. As we do this, were going to want to position it as close as we can to our two down bars being centered over the top of the rail. As you can see, in this application in the front, Im going to have to be a little bit back.



Rola Roof Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Rola roof-mounted cargo basket. This is designed to fit on any of your either factory or after-market roof rack applications. Its part number is 59504. Now we've already got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system installed onto our Frontier so we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo basket directly up onto our load bars. Now if you plan on talking this on and off quite a bit, this is one of the heavier baskets we have, so you might want to consider that before getting it. Now that we've got it up there, we're going to position our aeroblades directly under two of our bars that run parallel all the way across. That's going to help us keep it square, because the front of our aeroblades should be square, so we can see that. Then we'll take a quick look just to be sure we have it centered.



Kuat Sherpa Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Kuat Sherpa in black and chrome, part number S103. This is also available in gunmetal gray and orange, part number S101. Now this is a two bike platform style rack for inch and a quarter and two inch hitches. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch on our vehicle. You'll want to watch for the hitch pin holes to line up. With those in line, we can take the included hitch pin lock and slide that through. We then want to click 00:00:49 the lock on the other side and tighten down the anti-rattle device here at the base of the rack.



Thule Sprint Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Thule Sprint. This is a fork mounted roof style bike rack. The part number on it, TH528. We've already got our Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System that we've installed on the Frontier, so we'll begin our test fit by placing the rack right up onto the bars. We want our front foot pack to be sitting directly on top of our front and our rear pack foot pack will be sitting directly on top of our rear load bar. Now we'll bring the black rubber coated metal strap up around the underside, fit it up into the small indentations that are located here at the front and then we'll turn the black lever located here on the rear. We can start with our lever straight out. This is going to allow us to take out the slack pretty rapidly and when it gets a little bit tighter, we'll just cam it over into the lever position and continue tightening to get it torqued down.



Swagman Upright Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be testing fitting the swagman upright. This is a frame clamp style roof-mounted bike rack. Part number is s64720. We've already got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system installed onto the Nissan, so we'll begin our test fit by placing the rack right up onto the cross bar. At the front we're going to bring one of our metal u bolts around the underside of our bar. We'll fit it p through the head of our rack.



Thule Circuit Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule Circuit Roof Mounted Bike Rack, part number TH526. We'll go ahead and start by laying the rack on top of our vehicle. We're going to be test fitting it today on the Thule Rapid Traverse Aeroblade System. I'm going to open the door just so I have a little bit more clearance so I can stand up here. We're going to start by removing the skewer. This is going to allow us to open the nose of it up. We'll go ahead and remove this and that's going to allow us, like I said, to open the nose up.



Kuat TRIO Roof Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier were going to be test fitting the Kuat Trio. This is a roof mounted fork clamp style bike rack. The part number on this in the black and chrome is TR02. This is also available in a gun metal grey and orange; that part number is RU01. Now we've got our Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system that we've already installed on the vehicle. Were going to begin our test fit by placing the Trio right up onto the load bars.At the front were going to take one of our black coated metal u-bolts, well slide it up through the underside of the rack, around the underside of our crossbar, through the head of the rack, and then were going to thread on our cylinder nuts. Now one side is going to have a hex pattern, the other side is threaded.



Yakima SwingDaddy Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today, on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Yakima Swingdaddy 4-Bike rack, for two inch hitches, part number Y02464. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch on our vehicle. You'll notice that the anti-rattle device does move freely, so it helps to keep a hand on that as you're inserting it, to make sure it slides in smoothly. Go ahead and line up our hitch pinholes, and insert the included hitch pin. You'll then want to tighten down the anti-rattle device, here at the base of the rack. Tightening this down will help take any extra play out of the shank of the rack, which helps to eliminate movement overall as you're going down the road. As you can see, we're nice and tight there. The closest part of the rack to the vehicle is going to be the T-handle to the bumper.



Yakima StickUp Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Yakima StickUp 2 Bike platform style rack for 1-1/4- and 2-inch hitches part #Y02420. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of our rack into the hitch on our vehicle. You'll want to watch for the hitch pinholes to line up. With those in line, we'll take the included anti-rattle hitch bolt, and thread that into place. We'll go ahead and get this hand tight and then we can finish it off with our wrench. Tightening this down will help take any extra play out of the shank of the rack, which helps to eliminate movement overall as you're going down the road.



Yakima RidgeBack Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Yakima Ridgeback four bike rack for inch and a quarter and two inch hitches part number Y02458. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch on our vehicle. The anti rattle device does move around, so it helps to guide that in and then watch for your hitch pinholes to line up. With those in line we'll take the attached hitch pin, secure it into place and then tighten down the anti-rattle device. Tightening this down helps to take any extra play out of the shank of the rack which helps eliminate movement overall when going down the road. It takes a strong grip to tighten this one as the knob is a little stiff. The closest point of the rack to the vehicle is going to be here at the back of the mast. That's going to measure about six inches. Overall we've added about 13 inches to the rear of the Frontier and the ground clearance we're going to measure from the pin, that's going to be about 13 and a quarter inches. A nice feature of this rack is that it does tilt away from the rear of the vehicle.



Yakima HoldUp Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Yakima HoldUp two bike platform style rack for two inch hitches part number Y02443. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch in our Frontier. You'll want to watch for the hitch pinholes to line up. With those in line we'll take the threaded anti-rattle hitch lock and thread that into place. It's important to note that this one has to be threaded in from passenger side to driver side. You've got to get it in just the right position for it to thread in. There we go. Once you have this hand-tight we can finish it off with our wrench.



Yakima FullTilt Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Yakima FullTilt 4-Bike Rack for 1 1/4 inch and two-inch hitches, part number Y02462. We'll begin our test-fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch on our vehicle. You'll notice that the anti-rattle device does move around, so it helps to guide that in. You'll also see here the self-locking hitch pin. You just push it in until you hear that lock into place. spot. You'll then want to tighten down the anti-rattle device, which will help take any extra play out of the shank of the rack, helping to eliminate movement overall as you're going down the road.



Yakima FullSwing Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Yakima FullSwing 4-Bike Rack for 2 inch hitches part number Y02465. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch on the Frontier. You want to keep a hand on the anti-rattle device to make sure it slides in smoothly. You'll also notice that it does have the self-locking hitch pin so we'll go ahead and just push it in until that pin locks into place. You'll then want to tighten down the anti-rattle device. Tightening this down will help take any extra play out of the shank of the rack which helps to eliminate movement overall as you're going down the road. With that tightened down, we'll get a couple of measurements. The closest point of the rack to the vehicle is going to be the T handle here.



Thule Vertex Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier we're going to be test fitting the Thule Vertex 4-bike rack for 1-1/4" and 2" inch hitches. Part Number TH9029. We'll begin our test fit by inserting the shank of the rack into the hitch on our vehicle. You'll want to watch for the hitch pin-holes to line up. With those in line we can take the threaded anti-rattle hitch bolt and thread that into place. We'll go ahead and get this hand-tight and then we can finish it off with our wrench.



Swagman XTC 2 Hitch Bike Racks Review - 2014 Nissan Frontier

Today on our 2014 Nissan Frontier, we're going to be test fitting the Swagman XTC 2 2-Bike Platform Style Rack, part number S64670. We'll begin our test-fit by inserting the shank of the rack into our hitch on our Frontier. You'll want to watch for the hitch pinholes to line up. With those in line, we can take the included threaded anti-rattle hitch bolt and thread that into place. Go ahead and get that hand tight, and then we can finish it off with our wrench. Tightening this down helps to prevent movement in the shank of the rack which helps to eliminate movement overall as you're going down the road. The closest point of the rack to the vehicle is going to be here at the back.





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