bing tracking image
  1. Accessories and Parts
  2. Yakima
  3. Spare Tire Bike Racks
  4. Knobs
Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime/SpareRide 2 Bike Rack

Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime/SpareRide 2 Bike Rack

Item # 8890239
lowest price pledge
Our Price: $20.51
Accessories and Parts

Will this fit?

To see if this custom-fit item will work for you please tell us what vehicle you'll use it with.

Orders above $99 qualify for Free Shipping
Shipping Weight: 0.36 lbs
In Stock
8890239 - Knobs Yakima Accessories and Parts
zoom in icon
slider vertical icon
zoom out icon
Comment field cannot be left empty.
Name field cannot be left empty.

Thank you! Your comment has been submitted successfully. You should be able to view your question/comment here within a few days.

Error submitting comment. Please try again momentarily.

Product Images

Need help with installation?
Locate installers near me
Replaces the locking knob with SKS control key for your Yakima SpareTime bike rack (8002598) or your Yakima SpareRide bike rack (8002599). 1-636-306-4830 to order Yakima accessories and parts part number 8890239 or order online at Free expert support on all Yakima products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime/SpareRide 2 Bike Rack. Accessories and Parts reviews from real customers.
  • All Info
  • Reviews (17)
  • Q & A (0)
  • Photos
  • Why etrailer?

Yakima Accessories and Parts - 8890239

  • Spare Tire Bike Racks
  • Knobs
  • Yakima

Replaces the locking knob with SKS control key for your Yakima SpareTime bike rack (8002598) or your Yakima SpareRide bike rack (8002599).


  • Replaces the locking knob with SKS control key for your Yakima SpareTime bike rack (8002598) or your Yakima SpareRide bike rack (8002599).
  • Includes: knob, washer, and SKS control key
    • SKS lock core sold separately

8890239 Yakima Replacement Locking Knob for SpareTime/SpareRide 2 Bike Carrier

Customer Reviews

Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime/SpareRide 2 Bike Rack - 8890239

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (17 Customer Reviews)

Replaces the locking knob with SKS control key for your Yakima SpareTime bike rack (8002598) or your Yakima SpareRide bike rack (8002599).


Very quick ship. Item was just what I was looking for. Staff were very helpful and friendly. I'll shop here again.


I finally figured out what key to order with the right lock. When I got them I was more than happy everything worked well with my Yakima bike rack. I was having trouble finding a look and key here in the town where I live. Your new ad on google gave a detailed list of locks and keys with parts numbers to match them with. I am very grateful to you guys for that!!


Needed to replace some rusted out components to a Yakima bike carrier. etrailer had the parts and the website pointed to the other parts that were connected to the carrier. This made it very simple to get all the components required to get the bike carrier back to original state. The parts were received two days after order using the free shipping.


Just the part I needed! So glad I was able to find my bike racks’ locking knob and key. Now I’m able to continue using my bike rack on my Jeep Wrangler.
Highly recommend
Great service and price.
Thanks guys.


the availability of products and parts (manufacturer, etc.) are great - but the web-site is awesome, very user friendly ! stumbled on web site to find some bike rack parts - found everything I needed and then some.......customer service great !!!


Product is great
but shipping from
ETrailer is very very slow compared to others


My order arrived yesterday. I checked out that everything was the right part and everything worked perfectly! I am now overly happy about this lock because now I can carry my bike and go riding on the bike trails in our area. Thank you for getting the three components shipped to me!


Exactly what I ordered. Quick delivery.


Still hold up. No sun faded look.



Awesome service guys, thanks




Great Service ..


Fast and a good experience!


Thanks for the quick delivery




See what our Experts say about this Yakima Accessories and Parts

  • Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareRide Bike Carrier
    The Replacement Locking Knob # 8890239, which is a compatible replacement part for both the Yakima SpareTime and SpareRide Bike Racks, has a 65mm bolt length and a M12 thread pitch. If you are wanting to replace the locking knob assembly, this product also includes the washer and SKS control key.
    view full answer...
  • What is the Thread Pitch of Yakima Replacement Locking Knob # 8890239
    The Yakima replacement part you referenced, their Replacement Locking Knob # 8890239 for their SpareTime 2 Bike Carrier, has a 65mm bolt length and a M12 thread pitch according to my contact at Yakima. If you'd care to let me know your particular application (what Yakima part you want this for) I will be glad to check with them for an original replacement part for you.
    view full answer...
  • Troubleshooting Stuck Locking Knob on Yakima SpareTime 2 Bike Carrier
    When the Yakima SpareTime 2 Bike Carrier Y02598 is locked the knob will spin freely but when it's unlocked is when you can remove it so if you're comparing how easy it is to spin when it's locked/unlocked that might be why you're having issues making it spin. If that doesn't work then be sure to use a lubricant spray to help loosen up the threaded portion. You may need to remove the lock core and then drill out the locking knob and replace it with part # 8890239 if you aren't able to get...
    view full answer...
  • Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime and SpareRide Bike Racks
    We have that part. It is the Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime/SpareRide 2 Bike Rack item # 8890239.
    view full answer...
  • Unlocking Yakima Locking Knob That Does Not Have a Lock Core Cylinder In Place
    Inside your Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime Bike Rack # 8890239 there is a slot that the Yakima Same Key System (SKS) Lock Cores # Y07202 slide into and operates the latch mechanism on your knob. As you do not have a lock cylinder currently in your knob you will be able to place a small tip screw driver into this slot and slide it back into the unlocked position. You may need to use some penetrating oil inside this if the latch is siezed due to being exposed to dirt and moisture. Without...
    view full answer...
  • Replacement Locking Core and Key for Yakima Locking Knob
    The Replacement Locking Knob for Yakima SpareTime/SpareRide 2 Bike Rack # 8890239 comes with a control key to remove or install a lock core, but this does not have a lock core integrated. It will function without a lock but for the locking feature you will need to add a lock core from the knob you are removing or add a new one using # Y07202.
    view full answer...
  • How to Remove Yakima SpareRide 2 Bike Carrier # Y02599
    The Yakima SpareRide 2 Bike Carrier # Y02599 has a locking knob that when in the LOCKED position spins freely in both directions and should make no noise at all. If yours if making a clicking sound when you try to turn it to the left to remove the rack it might be that the lock mechanism is not fully releasing. My contact at Yakima suggests you turn the key to lock the carrier and verify that the red know spins freely. If so again try to fully unlock the knob. If it does not engage you...
    view full answer...
  • Replacement Locking Core And Key For Yakima Locking Knob
    Per the site the lock core and key does not come with the Yakima Locking Knob. You will need to purchase the lock core # Y07202. I attached a review video link below.
    view full answer...
  • Why Doesn't Yakima Replacement Knob part # 8890239 Come with a Lock Core
    The replacement knob part # 8890239 comes with a change key, but it does not come with a lock core. The reasoning for that is so that you can purchase separately a lock core that will match what you currently have allowing you to only need to remember one key. Look at the Yakima key you already have. You will see a number stamped on it. That number is how you will pick out the correct core. For example if you see 147 you would want the lock core part # Y8771-A147.
    view full answer...
  • Yakima SpareRide Replacement Mounting Bracket Parts
    For your Yakima SpareRide there are a few parts that are needed to mount it to your spare tire. You will need the Replacement Back Plate # 8880578, Replacement Locking Knob # 8890239 and Replacement Long Stem # 8890241. The SpareRide also uses the Replacement Cable Lock Loop # Y8890255 and Replacement Cable Lock # 8890256.
    view full answer...
  • Troubleshooting Yakima Sparetime Bike Rack with Frozen Locking Knob
    Usually the locking knobs on racks will also require you to push (or pull) on them while turning to get them to engage with the internal release mechanism that loosens the rack. If the lock mechanism rusted/corroded while in the locked position it may not engage properly even if you turn the key to the "unlocked" position. Applying a spray lubricant like WD40 or PB Blaster as you did is a good effort; sometimes these products can take a while to work. Often multiple applications are needed,...
    view full answer...

Do you have a question about this Accessories and Part?

  • Why

    At we guarantee:
  • Highest quality accessories and parts for the best price.

    Our Lowest Price Pledge ensures you will never overpay for the parts you need.
  • Real product know-how.

    We make sure that the products we sell are what we say they are, and that they work the way they are supposed to work. Get real advice from a real person who has the knowledge and expertise needed to solve your problem.
  • Most detailed, accurate accessories and part information available.

    Because we take providing accurate product information seriously, we take our own detailed product photos, demo videos and installation videos, as well as verify measurements, instructions, and vehicle fit information.
  • Installations, made easy.

    We love helping people and have the most highly-trained customer service, hands-on experience, step by step videos and installation instructions.
  • Fast shipping.

    Your order is automatically routed to get out of our warehouse and to your door as quickly as possible. Receive free shipping on orders over $99.
  • Personalized service for life.

    We provide one-on-one, personalized service from the ordering process through the life of your product.
  • Trusted since 1946.

    We've been serving customers since our parts store first opened in 1946 and continue to be recognized by our customers, our vendors and third parties for exceptional service.
  • Returns Policy

    Need to return an item? No problem. Please read our Returns Policy for more information.

Info for this part was:

Employee Jameson C
Expert Research:
Jameson C
Employee Adam R
Expert Research:
Adam R
Employee Wilson B
Updated by:
Wilson B
Employee Brian T
Updated by:
Brian T
Employee Noah M
Updated by:
Noah M

At we provide the best information available about the products we sell. We take the quality of our information seriously so that you can get the right part the first time. Let us know if anything is missing or if you have any questions.

Product Experts Available Now!
Call 1-636-306-4830