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Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft

Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft

Item # Y96VR
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Durable 8' long awning provides cover from the hot sun and summer rains. Simple one-person setup with integrated telescoping poles. Clamps onto your full-size vehicle's roof rack crossbars. Includes SKS lock cores. Call 800-298-1624 to order Yakima car awning part number Y96VR or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Yakima products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft. Car Awning reviews from real customers.
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Yakima Car Awning - Y96VR

  • Yakima
  • Roof Rack Mount
  • Trucks
  • Vans
  • SUVs
  • Driver Side
  • Passenger Side
  • 8 Feet Long
  • 64 Square Feet
  • 8 Foot Extension

Durable 8' long awning provides cover from the hot sun and summer rains. Simple one-person setup with integrated telescoping poles. Clamps onto your full-size vehicle's roof rack crossbars. Includes SKS lock cores.


Features:

  • Roof rack awning extends away from your vehicle to provide 64 sq ft of shade
    • Great for large SUVs, trucks, Jeeps, and sprinter vans
    • Perfect for tailgating, camping, or picnics
  • Easy set up - simply roll out and prop up with the included poles, guy ropes, and pegs
    • Telescoping poles are permanently attached and fold down from the frame
  • Quick, tool-free installation - clamps attach to crossbars and tighten with hand knobs
  • Nylon fabric with polyurethane coating is durable and water resistant
  • Aluminum frame resists corrosion
  • Vinyl cover protects awning when it's stored on your roof
    • Conveniently stores ropes and pegs with the awning
  • Same Key System (SKS) lock secures the awning to your roof rack
  • Gray color with Yakima logo


Specs:

  • Application: round, square, aero, elliptical, and most factory crossbars
    • Minimum crossbar spread: 27"
  • Extended dimensions: 8' long x 8' wide
  • Coverage: 64 sq ft
  • Weight: 34 lbs
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Yakima 8007446 SlimShady Awning Crossbar Spread Requirements

Note: When mounting the awning ensure that your minimum crossbar spread (measurement X) is at least 27". And that the length of unsupported awning from your crossbar (measurement Y) does not exceed 67".



8007446 Yakima SlimShady Vehicle Awning - 8' Long - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft

Replaces Y07409

Installation Details Y96VR Installation instructions




Customer Reviews

Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft - Y96VR

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (9 Customer Reviews)

Durable 8' long awning provides cover from the hot sun and summer rains. Simple one-person setup with integrated telescoping poles. Clamps onto your full-size vehicle's roof rack crossbars. Includes SKS lock cores.

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- Y07409
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Review from a similar SlimShady in Car Awning


Easy to install, just had to find a good mounting spot. Yakima always makes quality products as this one is well done. Suuuuper fast shipping and customer support is spot on! Couldn't find this particular awning anywhere else but here! Thanks again!!



- Y07409
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Review from a similar SlimShady in Car Awning


Excellent product. Super easy to install. super easy to deploy and stow. Looks very good on my truck. Using it this week camping. Great for some shade after a long bike ride.



- Y07409
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Review from a similar SlimShady in Car Awning


Arrived within a week. Unpacked, all material present and felt well made. Installation was simple and secure. Comes on and off easy.



- Y07409
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Review from a similar SlimShady in Car Awning


Product arrived slightly damaged but was able to still install it and quality of the product overall is great



- Y36VR
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Review from a similar SlimShady in Car Awning




- Y36VR
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Review from a similar SlimShady in Car Awning




- Y36VR
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Review from a similar SlimShady in Car Awning




- Y36VR
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Ask the Experts about this Yakima Car Awning

  • Does the Malone Airflow 2 Require Extra Parts to Mount a Yakima SlimShady Awning?
    The Yakima SlimShady Awning # Y96VR will easily attach to your aero-style MPG216 Malone Airflow2 # MPG216 without any additional parts. Note that when mounting the awning ensure that your minimum crossbar spread is at least 27 inches, and the length of unsupported awning from your crossbar does not exceed 67 inches.
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  • Attaching A Yakima Slim Shady To Rooftop Cargo Basket
    The Arksen Roof Cargo Basket does not have any usable crossbars, which you need to attach the Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft, part # Y96VR. You could attach it to the Yakima LoadWarrior Roof Rack Cargo Basket - Steel - 44" Long x 39" Wide, part # Y07070. The SlimShady would attach to the crossmembers of the LoadWarrior Cargo Basket. I have included product description links and video review links below.
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  • Maximum Crossbar Distance For The Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft
    The maximum crossbar distance of the Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft Item # Y96VR is 67".
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  • Yakima SlimShady And Yakima OffGrid Roof Cargo Basket Compatibility
    The Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft # Y96VR just requires a minimum crossbar distance of 27" so you should easily be able to slide out the crossbars of your Yakima OffGrid Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 44" Long x 40" Wide - 165lbs # Y07138 to attach the SlimShady awning to it.
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  • Can I Use Yakima SlimShady Awning With Yakima LocknLoad Platform?
    Yes! It will work on the Yakima LocknLoad Platform # Y05046 that's on the factory crossbars on your 2021 GMC Yukon. The Yakima SlimShady # Y96VR will attach to the side rails of your platform. Note that the awnings come in different sizes, so make sure to get the length that matches your platform and your needs. # Y56VR - 30 sq ft # Y36VR - 42 sq ft # Y96VR - 64 sq ft
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  • Recommended Car Awning To Use With Malone AirFlow2 Aero Crossbars MPG216
    Luckily, the Malone AirFlow2 Aero Crossbars 58" Long # MPG216 on your 2018 Subaru Crosstrek have industry standard T-slot channels on top which will allow fitment of many awning kits. For Rhino-Rack awnings you could look into the Rhino-Rack Sunseeker Awning 49 Sq Ft # RR32132, Rhino-Rack Sunseeker Awning 55 Sq Ft # RR32133, or Rhino-Rack Dome 1300 Awning 64 Sq Ft # RR32125. You could also look into the Yakima SlimShady Awning which comes in various sizes: 30 Sq Ft # Y56VR, 42 Sq Ft...
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  • Thule 10 awning for 2020 Subaru outback onyx XT
    Unfortunately there are not any aftermarket roof racks that fit the 2020 Subaru Onyx XT due to the roof rack system that is already installed from the factory. The Thule HideAway Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Waterproof - 80 sq ft # TH490010 cannot attach to the factory roof rack on your vehicle. For an awning that will attach to your Subaru Outback's factory roof rack you can go with the Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 42 Sq Ft # Y36VR or the larger Yakima SlimShady...
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  • Mounting Tepui Awning to Toyota Sienna
    Since you have a roof rack with no T-Slots you won't be able to use the Tepui Overcast, but you can get a clamp on awning like the Yakima SlimShady # Y96VR! I've used these in the past and did the review on it as well! It works really well and simply clamps around any crossbar. Just make sure that your crossbar spread is at least 27 inches. Using the brackets you were looking at # 8880737 and # 8880736 wont work with anything other than the SlimShady. If you really wanted to get the Tepui...
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  • Car Roof Rack Awning Recommendation
    I spoke with Rhino Rack and they stated the Rhino-Rack Batwing Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Bolt On - Passenger's Side - 118 Sqft Item # RR33200 would be fine in moderate wind with the guy ropes attached and the stakes in each leg. The hinges were designed to break first to save the rest of the awning from being damaged so that's why there's a wind warning. Typically awnings would need to be put up in 20+ mph winds so if you wanted to you could use this awning but if the wind starts picking...
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  • Recommended Awning for Factory Crossbars on 2017 Toyota 4Runner
    I have a solution for you to add an awning, but the Rhino Rack Sunseeker awning # RR32132 requires a crossbar or platform with a top channel to mount the awning. An awning that will fit your factory crossbars on your 2017 Toyota 4Runner is the Yakima SlimShady Awning - Roof Rack Mount - Clamp On - 64 Sq Ft # Y96VR. This option provides just a bit more coverage at 64 sq/ft compared to the 49 sq/ft of the Sunseeker, and it easily installs by clamping to your crossbars.
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