Alright, today, on a 2009 Toyota Yaris, we're going to do a test fit of product number RG8015220 from Rhode Gear. This is our Highway 2 Bike Carrier. A couple of quick notes about this bicycle rack, it has a well worked up inch and a quarter receiver hitches, bolt class 1 and class 2, and also work with two-inch receiver hitches which include spacer. We're going ahead and start test fit by installing the bike rack into the hitch, and then we'll go ahead and install our anti-rattle bolt and put the safety pin on the other side. Alright, next, we'll give you some measurements. I'll give you an idea of clearance between the bicycle rack and the car and the ground.
It looks like clearance between the post and the bumper is going to be 6 inches and ground clearance will be 10-1/2inches, ok Let's go ahead and tilt the bike rack back and we'll check for access to the back of the vehicle. Alright, that looks good. Now, let's go ahead and load up a bike. The first thing we want to do is make sure the cradles that we're going to use, his straps are on the way, then we can load up the bike, ok We put our bike on. Let's balance it over the cradles and we run the straps over in the top tube.
Alright, in a few easy steps, our bike is already loaded up and ready to go. Alright, and with that, that'll finish for our test fit of product number RG8015220 from Rhode Gear, the Rhode Gear Highway 2 Bike Carrier on our 2009 Toyota Yaris.
Today on our 2012 Toyota Yaris we're going to do a test fit of the Rhode Gear Highway 2 bike carrier part number RG8015200. This bike carrier will fit 2" and 1-1/4" hitches. We've already remove the 2-inch adaptor so that we can install it our 1-1/4" hitch. All right, we'll begin by installing the bike rack under the car inserting the shank of the bike rack into the 1-1/4" receiver tube on our hitch. We'll line up the hitch grim holes and then install our anti-rattle bolt, tighten it down and our safety clip. All right, with the anti-rattle bolt tighten down our safety clip install.
Today on our 2012 Toyota Yaris we're going to do a test fit of the Swagman XTC-2 part number S64670. This is a 2 bike platform style carrier is designed for both 1-1/4" and 2" hitches. We've already remove the 2-inch adaptor as our vehicle is equipped with 1-1/4" hitch. Let's go ahead and install the bike rack on to the vehicle, inserting the shank of the bike rack into the receiver tube and we can hand tighten the anti-rattle bolt and we'll go ahead and tighten it down with a wrench and insert our safety clip. This is what a rack will look like when it's in stored position. Now, let's go ahead and lay down the platform and see if we still have access to the trunk.
Today on our 2012 Toyota Yaris, were going to do a test fit of the Thule Helium Aluminum 2 Bike Carrier, part number TH970XT. This bike carrier will fit both 2 and 1-1/4-inch hitches. With our bike carrier already pre-assembled and the adapter removed for the 2-inch hitch, we can go ahead and do a test fit on our vehicle with 1-1/4-inch receiver. With this bike rack, well install the shank of the bike rack on to the hitch of the vehicle, lining up the safety pin with the hole in the receiver hitch then well use the hand knob on the back of the bike rack to secure it to the vehicle. This is what our bike rack will look like when its installed on the vehicle and its stored position. Next, Ill go ahead and give you a couple of measurements.
Today on our 2012 Toyota Yaris, were going to do a test fit of the Thule Double Track Platform Style Bike Carrier, part number TH990XT. This bike carrier is equipped to install on a 2-inch or 1-1/4-inch hitch. With our bike rack already pre-assembled, we removed the 2-inch sleeve so that we can install it on our 1-1/4-inch hitch. Well begin by installing the shank of the bike rack into the 1-1/4-inch hitch on the vehicle lining up the hitch pin hole. Then we can install our anti-rattle bolt and tighten it down and securing it with our safety clip. This is what our bike rack will look like when its in its stored position installed on the vehicle.
All right today on this 2009 Toyota Yaris, were going to do a test fit for part number TH9029 from Thule, the Vertex 4 Bike Carrier. A few quick notes about this bike rack is that well work of inch and a quarter receiver hitches both class one and class two, however if its class one application youre only limited to two bikes only. And this also work with two inches receiver hitches with the included spacer. Well start off our test fit by installing the bike rack into the hitch. Well install the anti-rattle bolt and tighten it down. Okay with the bike rack installed, well go ahead and give you some measurements that will give you an idea for clearance between the bicycle rack and the bumper and ground clearance.
All right today in this 2009 Toyota Yaris, were going to do a test fist on part number TH970XT from Thule. This is the Helium Aluminum Two Bike Carrier. Two quick notes about this bike rack is that well sit inch and a quarter receiver hitches, both class one and class two, and also work with two inch receiver hitches which included adapter. In this application, well be using a class one hitch. Well start off our test fit by installing the hitch into the bike rack. Well put the hitch pin in the hole, give it a turn 90 degrees, because it skids so it wont fall out.