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Replacement Square-Bar Clamp-On for Thule Ride-On Adapter

Replacement Square-Bar Clamp-On for Thule Ride-On Adapter

Item # 853-2156
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This clamp-on fits around a square Thule load bar to provide an attachment point for the mounting clamps of your Thule Ride-On adapter. Clamp-on attaches to mounting clamp with carriage bolt, rectangular washer and hex nut (sold separately). 1-800-940-8924 to order Thule accessories and parts part number 853-2156 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Thule products. Great prices and Fastest Shipping for Replacement Square-Bar Clamp-On for Thule Ride-On Adapter. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
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Thule Accessories and Parts - 853-2156

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This clamp-on fits around a square Thule load bar to provide an attachment point for the mounting clamps of your Thule Ride-On adapter. Clamp-on attaches to mounting clamp with carriage bolt, rectangular washer and hex nut (sold separately).


Features:

  • Replaces 1 clamp-on for Thule Ride-On adapter
  • Fits around Thule square load bar
  • Provides attachment point for mounting clamps
  • Installs on mounting clamps with carriage bolt, rectangular washer and hex nut (sold separately)


Specs:

  • Application: Thule Ride-On Adapter (TH532)


1500050353 Replacement Square-Bar Clamp-On for Thule Ride-On Adapter

Replaces 8532156 and 853-2156





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Video Transcript for Thule Roof Rack 853-2156 Review

Speaker 1: Today we're taking a look at a replacement square bar clamp-on for the Thule Ride-On Adapter. This clamp-on fits around a square Thule load bar, to provide an attachment point for the mounting clamps of your Thule Ride-On Adapter. The clamp-on attaches to the mounting clamp with a carriage bolt, rectangular washer and hex nut. Those items are sold separately. It's made from a durable plastic construction, and again this is designed for the Thule Ride-On Adapter. That part number is TH532.That's going to do it for today's look at the replacement square bar clamp-on for the Thule Ride-On Adapter..

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Replacement Square-Bar Clamp-On for Thule Ride-On Adapter - 853-2156

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (69 Customer Reviews)

This clamp-on fits around a square Thule load bar to provide an attachment point for the mounting clamps of your Thule Ride-On adapter. Clamp-on attaches to mounting clamp with carriage bolt, rectangular washer and hex nut (sold separately).

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Fits very well as intended. Its about a 99% exact fit for my load bearing roof rack bars.



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Service was excellent and the part did what I needed it to do. Very happy.



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Works great with attaching my older style fairing to my Thule 444 roof rack. Thule states that the mounts for the 555 fairing are no longer available but if you use this and a M6 square head bolt and an M6 3-wing hand knob they work like a charm for securing the fairing!

George

2/3/2014

Did you also purchase the M6 square-head and 3-wing knob from here? If so, would you mind sending me a link for them? Possibly the part ? Thank you!

Patrick B.

2/6/2014

He sure did. I pulled open his order and the bolts he used are 853-208909 and the 3-wing knob are 753-0783. Links to the parts are below.


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They were a good match to the originals, fit correctly and seem to be sturdy.

Waaaayyyy cheaper than buying a replacement from Thule.



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I needed specific replacement parts for a Thule bicycle roof rack. The process to find the parts could not have been easier on the eTrailer web site. I simply searched using the Thule part number and immediately found what I needed. After submitting my order, I discovered that I needed to update my order. The customer service representative was extremely helpful and friendly. There is no need to look any further for your trailer and rack needs. eTrailer is the best.



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While this is a perfect replacement for the thule piece I had that rusted out ( after about 10 years) . I've found that this one has started to rust out in just a year.
It is the ONLY replacement I've found, and at a great price, so it works great.
If need be , I'll be buying all new ones next year.
( as you can see the other parts are rusting as well,,, but same goes.. only replacement I could find.. so I'll buy those in a year also )



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Bought these as replacements for cracked and aging mounting hardware for my existing ski racks. Everything came exactly as ordered and fit great on my roof racks. Price with shipping was less than buying directly through Thule! It was really helpful to be able to shop by Thule part number. I actually found this site by googling the part numbers I needed.



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I bought these to retrofit my Thule SquareBars for a bike rack that I already had. This part works perfectly with a 6mm carriage bolt to create an attachment point on the SquareBar for just about anything you want to mount!



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etrailer.com is by far the best source for Thule parts and pieces! I searched online for weeks for the right parts, for the right price, and I found EVERYTHING i needed and more at etrailer.com! Their shipping costs were very cheap and the parts arrived quickly. I kept adding more and more to my order because I found so much great stuff here for an AMAZING price! etrailer.com has a new customer for life! Service was excellent, and they took care of all my needs immediately! I even had to change my order 2 times and it was SO easy to work with their customer service staff! I cannot say enough good about my experience ordering from etrailer.com. Truly a PERFECT online shopping experience in every way! THANK YOU etrailer.com!



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Awesome. These also fit the Universal Square Bar Adapter, which is designed to clamp onto any crossbar or raised rail roof rack, the allow you to mount Thule square crossbars to whatever style rack you may have.



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This part fit my application perfectly... This helped me attach my Thule ski rack to a round cross bar. The original mount that came with rack was for oval bar. Thanks etrailer customer service for helping me solve my problem...



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Tough to find part that was necessary to use my Thule ski rack that had clips for my old Jeep. etrailer mailed it same day and arrived 2 days later. Great experience.



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One of clips on my Thule ski rack broke, I was thrilled to find a replacement at such a reasonable price. The clipped shipped quickly and the clips were exactly as shown.
Highly recommend!



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I'm so glad you had these clamps! They were hard to find!



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I very much like the low profile and slim line look of these mounts. I installed them on pickup truck bed ski rack.



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Great service. Had the replacement part I was looking for for my older model rack and shipped out quickly and at a good price. I'll definitely shop here again!

Brian C.

2/26/2018

Still works good thanks.



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A quick and inexpensive solution to a failed part due to age/weather. These clips allow me to maintain my Thule rack without an expensive purchase! Thanks again etrailer!



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Great replacement parts for Thule racks. Ordering was easy and product arrived in a short amount of time.



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Product fits perfectly on thule square racks plastic feels a little thinner than original but time will tell......very fast w/shipping



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Looks to be of the same quality as my Thule adapters for much less. Order process was simple and smooth from start to delivery. very satisfied.



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Replacement parts fit and worked well.

Chris Y.

3/19/2017

We are pleased to hear you’re happy with your purchase.



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Great product , allows me to customize my rack and roll trailer!



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Works as intended and allowed me to get my legacy Thule rack system back up.



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The product is exactly as described. Delivery was fast as well which was nice.



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These guys carry good selection of spares and adaptors for Thule. Store outlets and Thule web are a waste of time


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