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Replacement Wheel Strap for Thule T2 Hitch Mounted Bike Racks

Replacement Wheel Strap for Thule T2 Hitch Mounted Bike Racks

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Replacement Wheel Strap for Thule T2 Bike Racks

  • 1 strap
  • Fits Thule T2 bike racks (TH916 and TH917)
  • Dimensions: 11-1/2" long overall x 13/16" wide
    • Length of ridged area: 8-1/2"

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8537002 Replacement Wheel Strap for Thule T2 Hitch Mounted Bike Racks

Item # 853-7002





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Video Transcript for Thule Hitch Bike Racks 853-7002 Review

Today we're going to be taking a look at the replacement wheel strap for the Thule T2 hitch-mounted bike racks. This part number comes with one strap. It's going to fit the Thule T2 bike racks, part number TH916 and 917. This end right here, this is the end of the strap that goes into the wheel tray housing. The other end feeds through the ratcheting side of the tray. Let's take a look at some of the dimensions real quick, starting with the overall length. Measuring edge to edge, it's going to give us a measurement of about 11-1/2".

Just the rigid area, so from this point here to the end of the strap, is about 8-1/2". Side to side it's going to give us a width of 13/16". Right here it's got the indention. It's just a nice, easy-to-grip area. That way when you're placing it over the wheel, place it through the ratcheting mechanism. You can grab that, pull it tight, and then finish the tightening process with the ratcheting portion of the wheel tray.

That's going to do it for today's look at the replacement wheel strap for the Thule T2 hitch-mounted bike racks.


Customer Reviews

Replacement Wheel Strap for Thule T2 Hitch Mounted Bike Racks - 853-7002

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (147 Customer Reviews)


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I had the wheel straps for my Thule bike rack stolen and needed replacements. I have purchased other items from etrailer with great results and decided to buy their product offered to fit my bike rack. It was a easy purchase, super fast shipping and they worked great. A+ 658837



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Great customer service!!!!!!!!! 511062


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Great going strong after a year and a lot of use.
Mervin - 05/20/2019

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Good product, however the entire tire clamp system had to be upgraded by Thule because of a faulty design. I no longer use this part because it is from the old design. 724881



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Genuine Thule product. Very happy with price and quality. 722943



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Strap just a bit stiffer than original equipment but works perfectly. Fast shipping and good price too! 716984



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Product as ordered, shipped quickly! 715077



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the hold down strap fits great with a older sportswork bike rack 707416



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Parts fit perfect. I was told by Thule support that parts will not work. I have a Sportworks bike rack which was bought by Thule. Either their service people are not knowledgeable or just trying to sell me a new rack. In any case all work out fine. I will be ordering soon to replace the rest of parts on my rack. Thank You 705119



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Exactly as pictured 697308



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We have a Thule bike rack that is a few years old and wanted to get some spare straps that lock the wheels in. etrailer.com made it very easy to find our model and a list of parts for it. They were very easy to order from and our shipment was received quickly. First time ordering but won't be the last!! 696170



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No matter how hard I try to keep these straps together and in the same place inside my truck (I have a 2-bike Thule carrier that I leave attached to the truck) they seem to migrate to parts unknown. That's why I ordered a spare. So far these straps have held up. It's not the quality of the strap but the fact that I don't want to lose one on a bike trip. P.S. I have found very few retailers who carry these accessories and am thankful that etrailer.com does. I've purchased bike rack parts, and kayak rack parts. My go-to place. 694888



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Replacement part fits perfectly! Shipping was fast ! 683209



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Exactly the same 665948



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Fits great, quick shipping 662893



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Great Factory Replacement 655949



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A main requirement if you own a Thule hitch bike rack, for those who do, you know what I mean. They seam to grow legs and walk off, or...maybe I leave them on the rack and drive off!!! Either way, I order 4 from etrailer, immediately received a confirmation email of my order. Then very quickly received the second email my order was shipped. My kind of Internet shopping. Product arrived USPS soon after. Great experience. Thanks. 655848



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Fantastic price and speedy service with good communication. I appreciate that very much. 655070



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Everything worked quite well. Real good experience working with etrailer. Will definitely do it again, as needed. Thanks! 654658



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Perfect fit. Excellent phone assistance. I am so thankful to find these parts. And very fast shipping. 651703



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My item arrive within days. The price was beyond great. Thank you. 651486



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excellent seller 600800



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Just what I needed, and delivery was super speedy. Thanks etrailer! 565880



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Great replacement at a good price. 564398



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My original straps finally wore out after almost 18 years. So I called Thule to order replacements. Unfortunately Thule informed me they didn’t have any more of the straps I needed. I looked around the internet and found this company. The straps were marked up almost 1.5x the price that Thule had them listed for, but, as we know, Thule told me they were out. So... I took a chance here and bought from this company. The product arrived very quickly, and while it is not OEM, they both fit very well. I give this company an A plus, and well, beggars can’t be choosers so I have to give them a pass on the price increase, Even though I hate to do that. They were my only option, and they eere Worth the extra cost. Sorry I don’t have a pic. 553650



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The entire order went well. Originally went direct to Thule and they could not supply in a timely manner. etrailer had the part to me in less than a week. Great service! 551690


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  • Replacement Tire Strap for Sportrack Hitch Mounted Platform Style Bike Rack
    I spoke with my contact at SportRack and if you need a replacement strap for your SportRack Super EZ Platform-Style 2 Bike Carrier, SR2901XT, you will need part # 853-6512. Although the Replacement Ratcheting Wheel Strap, # 853-6512, and the Replacement Wheel Strap for Thule T2 Hitch Mounted Bike Racks, # 853-7002, looks fairly similar, the # 853-7002 has not be tested for use on the SportRack carrier so we can not guarantee that it will work.
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