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Trailer Hitch Installation - 2009 Volkswagen Jetta - Hidden Hitch

Today on our 2009 Volkswagen Jetta we'll be installing Hidden Hitch Part #60283. This is what our hitch will look like once installed. Next we're going to give you a couple measurements to assist you selecting accessories for your new hitch. From the center of the hitch inaudible 00:00:15 hole to the outermost edge of the bumper is four inches. From the top of the receiver tube opening to the ground is ten inches. This will assist you in selecting accessories such as a ball mount, bike rack or cargo carrier. Now go ahead with installation. Notice part of this install we'll need to get into the spare tire well. We've already gone ahead and removed the spare tire and tools. Now we're ready to get underneath the vehicle and remove the under-body panel on the passenger side. To remove this panel, there are multiple fasteners, three torque fit fasteners and two plastic nuts.





Trailer Wiring Harness Installation - 2009 Volkwagen Jetta

Today in our 2009 Volkswagen Jetta, well be installing the Tow Ready T-One Vehicle Wiring Harness with 4-Pole Flat Connector, part number 118531. To begin our install, well first go ahead and open up the trunk, then well remove the spare tire cover. Well remove the two fasteners securing the rear threshold. With the plastic caps removed, we can then pull out and up on the rear threshold, and well release the fasteners underneath having it set aside. Next, well need to remove the four fasteners on each side to remove the rear carpeting. Once we removed the fasteners, we can then pull out on the carpeting and gain access to the taillight wiring behind it.Behind each taillight assembly will be the wiring.



Thule Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, well be test fitting the Thule Traverse Roof Rack System, using part numbers THLB50, TH480 and THKIT1618. Well begin our test fit by first placing the front load bar on to the front of our roof. Well then to measure 10 inches from the front part of the glass to the leading edge of the foot pack. Well make this measurement on both the passenger and driver side of the vehicle to ensure the front load bar is perpendicular to the roof of our Jetta. With the front load bar in place, we can use the included tensioning tool to tighten down the black bolt to bring the clips up tightly against the roof line. Now with the front load bar in position, we can take the round black rubber seal to go in between the two felt seals of the door.Well repeat the same process to the other side.



Thule AeroBlade Traverse Roof Rack Installation - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Rapid Traverse roof rack system, using part numbers THARB53, TH480R and THKIT1618. We'll begin our test fit by placing the front load bar onto the front of our roof. We'll then need to measure 10 inches from the front part of the glass to the first part of the foot pack. Making this measurement on both sides will ensure that the front load bar is perpendicular to the roof of our Jetta. Once we have established this position, we'll lift up the cover and use the included tensioning tool to tighten down the clips up against the roof line. We'll then repeat the same process for the other side. Once the front bar is all tightened down and secured, we'll go ahead and place the rubber seals into the seals of the door. We'll then repeat the same process for the other side. With this done, we'll go ahead and place the rear bar onto the rear of our roof.



Thule Passage Trunk Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Passage trunk mounted 2-bike rack, part #TH910XT. With the fit dial to #7 according to the included instructions we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicle's trunk. The bottom part of the bike rack should rest on the upper tier of the rear bumper. We'll now take the top clips and hook them to the top part of the trunk, the side clips to side part of the trunk and the bottom clips to the bottom part of the trunk. We'll then loosely tighten them down to get them in place. Once the straps are in place and the bike rack can support itself, we'll fully tighten them down securing the bike rack to the trunk. After the securing the excess slack, we're ready to load up our bike. With the cradle straps already undone we'll simply place our bike into the frame cradles, bring the rubber coated straps around the frame and secure them. And with our bike all loaded up that will complete today's test fit for the Thule Passage, part #TH910XT, on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta.



Thule Gateway Trunk Mount Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today, on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test-fitting the Thule Gateway trunk mounted 2 bike rack, part number TH9006XT. With the fit dial set to number seven, according to the included instructions, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicle's trunk. The bottom portion will rest on the upper tier of the bumper. We'll then take the top clips and hook them to the top part of the trunk, the side clips to the side part of the trunk, and the bottom clips to the bottom part of the trunk. We'll then tighten down the blue straps to secure the clips to the vehicle. Once everything is all tightened down and secure, we'll go ahead and secure the excess strap with the included hook-and-loop fasteners. With this done and our bike rack secure, we're ready to load up our bike.



Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Carrier Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, well be test-fitting the Thule Flat Top Ski and Snowboard Carrier with a six-ski or four-board capacity, part number TH92725. With the Thule Rapid Reverse Roof Rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test-fit by placing the front part of the Carrier onto our front bar. Well bring the rubber-coated steel straps around the underside of the front bar and hook them into the connection points. Well then turn the gray knobs to tighten up the straps up against the bar. Well then repeat the same process for the rear part of the Carrier. Once everything is installed and tightened down, were ready to load up our gear. Well push in the large, gray, oversized buttons at the end of each carrier to open up the jaws.



Thule Roof Rack Fairing Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule fairing for Thule roof racks 44 inches in length, part number TH872XT. We'll begin our test fit by first placing the first set of black brackets around the front bar. These brackets are the interior brackets for the fairing. Now, we don't want to clip them all the way around tightly, because we want to be able to have the ability to maneuver them up and down the bar. This is going to help us position the fairing onto our roof. Please remember that when positioning these brackets around the bar the arrow needs to be facing the front of the vehicle.



Thule Archway Trunk Mount Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today, on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting a Thule Archway trunk mounted 2 bike rake, part number TH9009XT.With the fit dial set to number 7, according to the included instructions, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bottom part of the bike rack on the upper tier of the rear bumper. This will allow the top portion of the bike rack to rest on the top part of the trunk.We'll now take the top clips and hook them on the top part of the trunk, the side clips to the side part of the trunk, and the bottom clips to the bottom part of the trunk. We'll then tighten down the straps to secure the bike rack to the vehicle.With the bike rack secured, we'll go ahead and secure the excess strap with the included hook and loop fasteners. Now with this done, we're ready to load up our bike. We'll flip out the gray levers on the left and right hand side of the bike rack to swing out our cradle arms.Keep in mind, the cradle arms do need to be level or slightly angled up. With the cradle arms in position, we'll simply snap down the gray levers.



Thule Sonic XXL Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test-fitting a Thule Sonic XXL rooftop cargo box with 22 cubic feet of space, metallic silver in color, part number TH636S. With a Thule Rapid-Reverse Roof Rack System on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo box up onto our vehicle's load bars. After positioning the clamps to fit over the bars, we can unlock the box and open the lid, exposing the two closest knobs. We'll turn the knobs to bring the clamps up tightly against the bar. You'll know when the clamps have been fully tightened down when the knob starts to click. We'll then move to the other side of the vehicle and repeat the same process.



Thule Force XXL Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test-fitting the Thule Force XXL rooftop cargo box with 21 cubic feet of space, AeroSkin black in color, part number TH26. With a Thule Rapid-Reverse Roof Rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo box up onto the vehicle's load bars. After positioning the clamps to fit over the bars, we can unlock the box and open the lid, exposing the two closest knobs. We'll then turn the knobs to tighten down the clamps up against the bars. We'll move to the other side the vehicle and repeat the same process. This double-sided opening lid will also enable you to easily load and unload your cargo from either side of the vehicle.



Thule Force Large Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Force Large Rooftop Cargo Box with 13 cubic feet of space, aeroskin black in color, part number TH624. With a Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo box up onto our vehicle's load bars. After positioning the clamps to fit over the bars, we can unlock the box and open the lid, exposing the two closest knobs. We'll then turn the knobs to tighten down the clamps, up against each bar. We'll then move to the other side of the vehicle and repeat the same process. Now, this double sided, opening lid, will also enable you to easily load and unload your cargo from either side of the vehicle.



Thule Big Mouth Roof Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Big Mouth Roof-Mounted Bike Rack, part number TH599XTR. With a Thule traverse track system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by first placing the bike rack up onto the vehicle's load bars. Starting at the front, we'll position the L-brackets to go around the underside of the front bar. We'll then insert the T-bolt into the slot of the L-bracket. We'll then loosely tighten the black wing nuts. We'll now move to the rear, where we will remove a wing nut to position the bracket around the underside of the rear bar. We'll then re-install our black wing nut, making sure it is loose.



Thule SUP Taxi Stand-Up Paddleboard Carrier Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule SUP Taxi Stand-Up Paddleboard Carrier, with a 2 Board Capacity, part number TH810. With a Thule rapid traverse rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the front part of the carrier onto our front bar. We'll bring the rubber coated steel straps around the underside of the front bar, and hook them into the connection points. We'll then turn the gray knobs to tighten down the straps up against the front bar. We'll then repeat the same process for the rear part of the carrier. With both pieces installed, we're ready to load up our paddleboard. We'll push out on the silver plate on the right hand side, and pull out on the plate with the Thule logo, and bring the black strap, and throw it over the vehicle. We'll then repeat the same process for the other part of the carrier. We'll place the paddleboard up onto the carrier.



Thule Sonic Large Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Sonic Large Rooftop Cargo Box with 13 cubic feet of space, glossy black in color, part number TH634B. With the Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the box up onto our vehicle's load bars. After positioning the clamps to fit over each bar, we can unlock the box and open the lid, exposing the 2 closest knobs. We'll turn the knobs to tighten down the clamps up against each bar. You'll know when the clamp has been fully tightened down when the knob starts to click. We'll then move to the other side of the vehicle and repeat the same process. Now this double-sided opening lid will also enable you to easily load and unload your cargo from either side of the vehicle.



Thule Pulse XL Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, well be test fitting the Thule Pulse XL rooftop cargo box with 16 cubic feet of space, matte black in color, part number TH615. With the Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack System on our vehicle, well begin our test fit by placing the cargo box up on to the passenger side of our roof. Now this box does only open from one side, so youll need to position it on the passenger side of your vehicle. With the box in position, we can unlock it, and open the lid exposing the four slots in the bottom of the box. We can take the clamps, slide them down through the slots over top of each bar, and tighten down the knob to secure the clamps to the bar. Once everything is all tightened down and secured, that will complete todays test fit for the Thule Pulse XL part number TH615 on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta.



Thule Pulse Large Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Pulse Large Rooftop Cargo Box with 14 cubic feet of space, matte black in color, part number TH614. With the Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo box up onto our vehicle's load bars. Now since the box only opens from one side, we'll need to position it on the passenger side of our vehicle. With the box in position we can unlock it and open the lid, exposing the four slots in the bottom of the box. We can take the clamps, slide them down through the slots over top of each bar and turning the knobs to tighten down the clamps. Once everything is all tightened down and secured that'll complete today's test fit for the Thule Pulse Large, part number TH614 on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta. .



Thule Pulse Alpine Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Pulse Alpine Rooftop Cargo Box with 11 cubic feet of space, matte black in color, part number TH613. With a Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo box up onto our vehicle's load bars. Now since this box only opens from one side, you'll need to position it on the passenger side of your vehicle. With the box in place, we can unlock it and open the lid exposing the 4 slots in the bottom of the box. We can take the clamps, slide them down through the slots over top of each bar and turn the knobs to tighten down the clamps up against the load bars. Once everything is all tightened down and secured that'll complete today's test fit for the Thule Pulse Alpine, part number TH613 on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta. .



Thule Circuit Roof Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Thule Circuit Roof-Mounted Bike Rack, part number TH526. With the Thule Rapid Traverse Roof Rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicle's load bars. With the skewer already removed, we'll lift up on the cam action lever and position the front bracket on the underside of the front bar. We'll insert our T bolt into the slot of the bracket and tighten down finger tight. We'll go ahead and clamp down on the cam action lever and reinstall our skewer, making sure it is loose. With this done, we'll go ahead and move to the rear and install our bracket, which will go on the underside of the rear bar, followed by our wing nuts. Once everything is all tightened down and secured, we're ready to load up our bike. We'll undo the strap at the rear of the bike rack.



Swagman Upright Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Swagman upright roof mounted bike rack, part number S64720. With our thule rapid traversed roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicles load bars. Starting at the front, we'll take the silver U bolts to go in the underside of the front bar and up through the predrilled holes to the front of the bike rack. We'll then take our black wing knots to thread down onto the silver U bolts. We'll then repeat the same process for the other side. Now moving through the rear of the bike rack, this time we'll take the silver U bolt and slide it down through the predrileld holes of the bike rack. We'll take the black plate to go on the underside of the rear bar and use our black wing knots to tighten it down.



Swagman Fork Down Roof Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Swagman fork down roof mounted bike rack, part number S64710. With the thule rapid traversed roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicles load bars. Starting at the front, we'll take the silver U bolts to go on the underside of the front bar up to the predrilled holes to the front of the bike rack. We'll then take our black wing knots to thread down onto the silver U bolts. We'll repeat the same process for the other side. Now moving to the rear, we'll take the silver U bolts to go on top of the bike rack through the predrilled holes. We'll take the black plate to go on the underside of the rear bar and we'll use the black wing knots to tighten it down.



SportRack Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta we'll be test fitting the Sportrack Roof Mounted Bike Rack, Part #SR4622. With a Thule rapid reverse roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto to the vehicles load bars. Here at the front of the bike rack, we'll take the rubber coated U-bolts to go around the underside of the front bar, up through the pre-drilled holes at the head of the bike rack. We'll then take our black wing nuts to thread down onto the U-bolt. We'll then repeat the same process for the other side. Here at the rear of the bike rack, we'll take the black bracket which will go in between the top of the rear load bar and the bottom of the bike rack. We'll then insert our black bolts through the pre-drilled holes of the bike rack and the bracket. We'll take the rubber coated steel bracket around the underside of the rear bar, making sure the bolts go through the pre-drilled holes. We'll then use the black wing nuts to thread onto the bolts and tighten it down. Now we're ready to load our bike.



SportRack Frame Mount Roof Mounted Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the sport rack roof mounted bike rack part number Sr4611. With the Thule rapids reverse roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicle's load bars. Starting there at the front, we'll take the rubber coated U-bolts around the underside of the front bar, up through the pre-drilled holes of the bike rack. We'll then take our black ring nuts to threat down onto our U-bolts. Now moving to the rear, we'll take the thick black bracket to go in between the bottom of the bike rack and the top of the load bar. We'll then take our black bolts to go down through the pre-drilled holes of both the bike rack and the bracket. We'll then take the rubber coated steel plate to go on the underside of the rear load bar and use the wing nuts to tighten it down. Once everything is all tightened down and secured, we're ready to load up our bike.





RockyMounts TieRod Stretch Roof Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test-fitting the Rockymounts Tierod Stretch roof-mounted bike rack, part number RKY1011. With a truly rapid traverse roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test-fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicle's load bars. Starting at the front, we'll remove the black plastic cover to position the rubber-coated steel straps around the underside of the front bar. We'll then hook them into the connection points and move to the rear of the bike rack. We'll use the included allen wrench to remove one of the allen bolts to position the rear bracket around the underside of the rear bar. We'll reinstall our allen bolt and tighten it down with the allen wrench. Moving back up to the front, we'll use the included allen wrench to tighten down the silver bolt to tighten down the straps up against the front bar. Once everything is all tightened down and secured, we're ready to load up our bike.



RockyMounts PitchFork Roof Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we will be test fitting the RockyMounts pitchfork roof line and bike rack, part number RKY0438. With the truly traversed roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicles load bars. We'll start off by removing the black plastic cover at the front of the carrier and removing the skewer. Removing the skewer will expose the two allen bolts to the front of the bike rack. We'll take the allen key to loosen up the allen bolts to position the gold bracket around the underside of the front bar. We'll then reinstall our allen bolts loosely so that we can position the rear bracket. We'll now remove the black wing knot at the back of the bike rack and position the black bracket around the rear bar.



Rhino-Rack Master-Fit Rooftop Cargo Box Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Rhino Rack Master Fit rooftop cargo box with 14 cubic feet of space and silver, part number RMF400. For the truly rapid traverse roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the cargo box up onto the vehicle's load bars. After positioning the box on the bars, we can unlock it and open the lid exposing the two slots closest to you. We'll take the clamps, insert them through the slots over top of each bar and tighten down the knob to secure the clamps up against the bars. We'll then move to the other side of the vehicle and repeat the same process. Now, this double sided opening lid will also enable you to easily load and unload your cargo from either side of the vehicle. Once everything is all tightened down and secured, that'll complete today's test fit for the Rhino Rack Master Fit rooftop cargo box, part number RMF400 on the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta. .



Kuat TRIO Roof Bike Rack Review - 2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, we'll be test fitting the Kuat Trio Roof Mounted Bike Rack, Part #RU01. With a inaudible 00:00:10 reverse roof rack system on our vehicle, we'll begin our test fit by placing the bike rack up onto the vehicles load bars. Starting at the front, we'll take the rubber coated u-bolts to go on the underside of the front bar. They'll go up through the pre-drilled holes at the head of the bike rack. We'll then use the cylindrical black nuts to thread down onto the black u-bolts. We'll then repeat the same process for the other side. We'll then go ahead and use the included tightening tool to tighten down the nuts to secure the front part of the bike rack to the front bar. Now, moving to the rear we'll remove one of the black wing nuts and position the rear bracket on the underside of the rear bar. We'll reinstall the wing nut and tighten it down. Once everything is all tightened down and secured, we're ready to load up our bike.



Yakima Roof Rack Fairing Review - 2013 Volkswagen Jetta

Today on our 2013 Volkswagen Jetta we will be test fitting the 44-inch fairing for the Yakima Rooftop Crossbars, part #Y07048. To begin our test fit, we will place our fairing on the roof of our vehicle. We will fit the clips around the bar being sure that our fairing is centered. Once we're sure our fairing is centered, we will secure the clip at both ends with a bolt and a wing nut. With everything tight and secure, that will complete our test fit for the Yakima 44-inch fairing, part #Y07048 on our 2013 Volkswagen Jetta. .





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