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etrailer Cargo Bag w/ Mounting Straps - Water Resistant - 20 cu ft - 59" x 24" x 24"

etrailer Cargo Bag w/ Mounting Straps - Water Resistant - 20 cu ft - 59" x 24" x 24"

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This extra-large, water-resistant cargo bag holds up to 20 cu ft of gear. PVC-coated nylon material with covered zipper and welded seams keeps your gear clean and dry. Six tie-down straps let you secure bag in place. Fold flat for compact storage. Call 800-298-8924 to order etrailer hitch cargo carrier bag part number 988501 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all etrailer products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for etrailer Cargo Bag w/ Mounting Straps - Water Resistant - 20 cu ft - 59" x 24" x 24". Hitch Cargo Carrier Bag reviews from real customers.
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etrailer Hitch Cargo Carrier Bag - 988501

  • 59L x 24W x 24H Inch
  • etrailer
  • Water Resistant Material
  • Large Capacity
  • Black

This extra-large, water-resistant cargo bag holds up to 20 cu ft of gear. PVC-coated nylon material with covered zipper and welded seams keeps your gear clean and dry. Six tie-down straps let you secure bag in place. Fold flat for compact storage.


Features:

  • Cargo bag holds 20 cu ft of gear on your hitch-mounted cargo carrier
    • Also fits in your truck bed, in your trunk, or on a roof-mounted cargo carrier
    • Soft bottom of the bag conforms to your cargo carrier for a secure fit
    • Great for luggage, sports equipment, skis, camping gear, and other large items
  • Water-resistant, PVC-coated nylon ripstop material protects cargo from rain, sun, dirt, and road debris
  • Watertight welded seams block out moisture
  • Heavy-duty double zippers wrap around 3 sides of bag to provide quick and easy access to your gear
    • Hook-and-loop flaps shield the zippers from the elements and help prevent leakage
    • Add small padlock (131D - sold separately) to zippers to secure cargo
  • 6 Tie-down straps with buckles secure the bag to your cargo carrier
    • Built-in loops on bag provide anchor points for straps
    • Steel rings provided to secure straps to holes in carrier
  • Bag folds flat for compact storage


Specs:

  • Storage capacity: 20 cu ft
  • Dimensions: 59" long x 24" wide x 24" tall
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Note: You may need a light kit for your cargo carrier if the cargo bag blocks your vehicle's tail lights.


etrailer Cargo Bag

etrailer cargo bag

This extra-large, water-resistant cargo bag lets you transport up to 20 cu ft of gear on your hitch-mounted cargo carrier. It's made of PVC-coated nylon to keep your gear clean and dry. It allows you to carry luggage, skis, sports equipment, tents, sleeping bags, and anything else that will fit inside. The soft bottom of the bag conforms to your cargo carrier for a secure fit. You can also use this bag in your truck bed, in your trunk or rear cargo area, or on your roof-mounted cargo carrier.


Water-Resistant Nylon with Watertight Seams

Water-Resistant fabric

This cargo bag is constructed of heavy-duty, PVC-coated nylon, so it's hard to cut or tear. If it does acquire a hole or tear, the ripstop material is designed to prevent the hole or tear from expanding. The bag is also water resistant so your cargo stays dry in rain and snow. And for added weather protection, the seams are fused together to create a watertight seal.


Large, Zippered Opening

Zippered openingOpened etrailer bag

A large, double-zippered opening on top of the bag makes it easy to load and unload your cargo. The zippers wrap around 3 sides so you can fully open the top. There is a flap with hook-and-loop fasteners that provides extra moisture protection for your cargo and helps protect the zipper from rust and corrosion. You can add a small padlock (131D - sold separately) to the zippers to secure the bag shut.


Nylon Tie-Down Straps

Tie-down strapsTie-down straps

Six nylon tie-down straps secure the bag to your hitch-mounted carrier or roof basket. Each strap attaches to one of the 6 integrated, reinforced buckle attachments on the bag. Simply feed the short end of the strap into the buckle attachment on the bag and loop the long end around the rail of your carrier. Pull it tight and tie the excess out of the way.


Steel oval rings

If your cargo carrier has built-in tie-down points, you may be able to hook the included oval steel rings through them to secure the bag as well.


Foldable for Compact Storage

Closeup of bag folded

You can fold this bag up for compact storage when it isn't being used.



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Customer Reviews

etrailer Cargo Bag w/ Mounting Straps - Water Resistant - 20 cu ft - 59" x 24" x 24" - 988501

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (534 Customer Reviews)

This extra-large, water-resistant cargo bag holds up to 20 cu ft of gear. PVC-coated nylon material with covered zipper and welded seams keeps your gear clean and dry. Six tie-down straps let you secure bag in place. Fold flat for compact storage.

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Fits in e98874 hitch carrier nicely. Looks well made and durable. Seems to work well when it is cold outside. Looking forward to using it for hunting trips. 722479



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Excellent customer service and very timely delivery. I haven’t use this yet but once I do you’ll hear from me again with a Nother review 726177



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Heavy duty, has never leaked, fits the shelf very well. The straps secure it to the shelf very well. Haver never worried about it coming off or opening at highway speeds. It folds fairly compactly so storage is not an issue. When traveling with family of four it holds all the extra stuff. Very large so it holds a lot. We use it on long trips to keep the Cherokee uncluttered. Only issue is the center strap does not match up to any of the holes on the shelf we bought from etrailer. Found that I could wrap the strap around the hitch part of the shelf and that is ok. I would definitely buy again. Have bought several items over the years from Etrailer and have always been happy with the products. 739968



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The 24x60 Folding Cargo Carrier and 20 cu ft waterproof cargo bag are awesome; the best carrier and cargo bag we have ever tried. We have taken it from Houston Texas to Destin Florida, and everything went perfect. The carrier is very big and the raised sides make it safer for carrying any items and also makes it easier to strap all your stuff down. And the cargo bag is big and roomy and keeps all your stuff dry in any weather. These items are well worth the price! 402744


Comments
Still working great I would definitely recommend these products!
Del H - 07/07/2018

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Cargo bag works great. It's been through rain, hail and snow and everything stays dry. Makes packing simple-just throw everything in and zip up. 438187


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Still makes packing really easy. Only issue is it is no longer water proof and zippers have snapped off. Just use another tarp to wrap and some strings in broken pulls work.
Stuart G - 10/01/2018

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Cargo carrier bag was better than I expected. Well constructed. Excellent material. Delivery was expedited at no extra charged. When I put it in use, I'll send a photo 58604


Comments
Patrick, it seems to be indestructible. I use it for trips to Colorado from Texas. I had to have more space after trading an F-250 for a Lexus LX570, and the bag allows me to protect and contain what we take with us for a month to the Colorado house. I have a receiver rack. I can imagine you would sell a lot of them. Works well with our arrangement.
Don S - 06/05/2014

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Our extended family needed something weatherproof to take on our annual OBX vacation....With four adults, two teens, and four under tens, it had to be sturdy and BIG! This went on top of the Explorer and held everything that we didn’t have to get our hands on right away.....fishing, crabbing, swimming, sailing....that’s where it went! The year before, we arrived the same time Hurricane Matthew did.....Last year we were ready! This is a great bag and I’d recommend to anyone who has to tie, lash, or leave something out in the weather! 612474



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This is one heavy duty luggage cover! The only thing I would change is that our carrier is only 44 inches long and this bag is 54 inches long. I think I can strap it down effectively. It will hold everything we need it to hold and seems extremely durable. Very prompt delivery. 113847


Comments
We used the cover only on one trip since we had a fire and the hitch carrier was burned. The cover worked fine. It is extremely heavy duty and did not leak at all even in days of significant rainfall in Florida. It is stored in the basement. At some point we may need it to travel in a pickup. The straps are a little interesting to secure and make sure they dont flap against the rear of the vehicle enroute damaging the paint, but we were able to do so effectively. Thank you for your follow up.
Mary G - 01/19/2015

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This fit my needs perfectly, it seem to be watertight (but have only tested with a hose) its big and sturdy. Plan on taking a 1400 mile trip and butting this cargo bag to good use. 131376


Comments
This was a great purchase, It held all of our equipment and kept it dry during my trips. Its just a little wide for my custom carrier I built, but tied down and traveled just fine.I have a down hitch so I can still open my back door and the lights and license plate are not covered up.
Don H - 05/19/2015

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I go to a hunting lease year round just to enjoy the outdoors. When it isn't dusty, it's raining. I have been using waterproof river bags to keep my gear clean and dry but they are not large enough and I need several. The dimensions for this etrailer bag sounded like it would be OK. It was better than OK, it was perfect! The pictures show it in the back of my GMC Sierra. It is a crew cab short bed (5 /12') with a tool box. The cargo bag spans the width of the truck bed and is large enough for everything I need. I actually had trouble finding enough large items to put in it for the pictures. Now I can load the truck several days ahead and not worry about storing the stuff in my living room (my wife is ecstatic). All I have to add is my dog and ice chest and I'm ready to go. (Before you report me for animal abuse for stuffing her in the bag, my dog has the entire back seat of the truck to herself). The material of this bag is very heavy duty which should help to avoid punctures and leaks. The zipper is solid and works well. Because of its size and thickness of the material, it may need to be coaxed around the corners but just opening the front alone gives adequate access to the interior for loading. It comes with straps and rings to secure it to a hitch tray and instructions on their use. When empty, it collapses so it can be stored out of the way unlike the large plastic bins. If anything ever happens to this bag, I'll be right back buying another. 101469


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After several months of use, I want to reiterate my 5 Star rating. This bag has kept my gear dry and free from dust over many trips. Dust is my main concern but it has endured some pretty long hard thunderstorms without a leak be sure the flaps are closed over the zipper. It is a pleasure to put it in the back of the truck and then toss stuff in it without concern that it will blow out or be open to prying eyes. It is very heavy duty and does get stiff during the cold. That can make zipping it up difficult. I put it in the house until Im ready to load the truck. It stays pliable for loading. The zipper is solid but resist the temptation to force it. Just hold the fabric in place and it zips nicely. Patience is key when it is cold.
-- comment by: Don S - 01/30/2014

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Excellent quality, perfect fit for my cargo carrier. 824066



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Fit great for my 23 x 60 Curt Cargo Carrier. Easy to secure. Has held up nicely for several long trips, good quality. 822688



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Easy to handle. Worked perfectly. 826343



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Great product, heavy duty construction. Rained on the way to Colorado, and everything inside the bag was bone dry. 818786



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I recently bought this cargo carrier and case for both my husband and I and my son and his wife. It was very easy to put together, sturdy and will be very helpful in our vacations to the Adirondacks. It is easy to use, and just what we expected. Even better was the exceptional service. We neglected to put in a coupon before entering the order. The customer service department was able to help us get the coupon quickly and was very helpful. 818051



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I purchased this to go with our cargo carrier. It worked perfectly, no leaks or humidity after a rainy trip. The plastic is of great quality--thick and sturdy. Their customer service is also amazing. I will definitely continue buying form etrailer. 811749



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This is LONG overdue! We bought this tray in 2013 for our 2010 Ford Flex (still on the road today!), along with the thick cargo bag that attaches to this tray very easily. We have used this tray EXTENSIVELY over the past 4 yrs., and prior to that for at least one long distance family vacation per year. We also got the rack to install on garage wall, so that we could easily hang the tray in the garage wall, very handy!! For the past 4 years I have been tagging along with my hubby as he has jobsite changes every 3-9 mos. This tray/bag has let me take the items I need very easily all across the country - literally. It has been in FL Summer sun, MN subzero temps, Idaho snow! It allows us to easily open the back liftgate, sometimes you have to pull the top of the bag out of the way if you have packed it full, so ALL is ACCESSIBLE. THIS IS A GREAT INVENTION and you will not be disappointed by its durability! 816717



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The bag is just as advertised. 801624



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We were very pleased with our cargo carrier and bag. About the only negative point was that it rattled and knocked on bumps in the road. Other than that, it made our packing much easier for 6 people plus a cooler. We would recommend this carrier to all who are thinking about traveling (small family, small group). 801107



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Looks great. Easy to put together. Very solid. 795318



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We are a family of six that travels regularly to see family many hours away from us. This bag works great to hold all of the miscellaneous items (suitcases/strollers/Christmas presents) that we take with us. We have traveled in rain and snow and never had a problem. Everything has always remained dry. We are very happy with this product. 794162



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This cargo carrier bag was a lot bigger than I thought. Can’t wait to put this to use when I go camping. Quality and product looks amazing 787508



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Great service delivered on time would recommend a trailer to anybody looking for a car accessories 772929



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Exceptional product, only surpassed by the service. 767569



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This has easily fit suitcases to beach chairs to strollers. The bag has been in use for 2 years now. No leaks or zipper issues. 764308


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Ask the Experts about this etrailer Hitch Cargo Carrier Bag

  • Are My Cargo Carrier and Cargo Bag Too Close to Exhaust Output on 2019 Honda CRV
    I've seen some customers who have had limited clearance between a cargo bag like the etrailer Cargo Bag # 988501 and their exhaust system and have not reported any damage to the bag since the wind will help dissipate the heat. These bags are fairly durable, but direct contact would give me more concern that exhaust is not being allowed to adequately escape, which could cause issues with carbon monoxide or issues with the functioning of the vehicle. With that being said, if you have a...
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  • Recommended Cargo Bag for Pro Series # 63153 Cargo Carrier
    The cargo bag I highly recommend for your Pro Series Cargo Carrier # 63153 is the etrailer Cargo Bag # 988501. It has 20 cubic feet of storage, is waterproof with PVC coated nylon, and has six tie-down straps that will secure it to your Pro Series Cargo Carrier. If you take a look at the photos I've added you can see exactly how this bag looks when used with the Pro Series. I've also attached links to video reviews of this bag for you to take a look at.
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  • What Does the Warranty of the etrailer.com Bag 988501 Cover
    The cargo bag part # 988501 that you referenced is an etrailer.com brand bag. Limited lifetime warranty means that it will be free from defects for the lifetime of the product. I attached a review video for this bag for you to check out as well.
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  • Stacking Multiple Cargo Carrier Bags
    I would not suggest stacking cargo bags on top of one another on the roof of any vehicle. Motion and wind could cause items to shift in the bags and create an unstable condition. The extra wind resistance could also affect the handling of your vehicle, and reduce your gas mileage. You would also have to first consider the weight capacity of the roof of your vehicle by checking the owners manual or checking with the dealership. Even one fully loaded cargo bag could exceed the roof weight...
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  • Availability of a Waterproof Case to Store Equipment on a Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier
    The waterproof cargo bag I recommend for your cargo carrier is the 20 cubic feet cargo bag # 988501. It will include 6 tie-down straps to secure it to your cargo carrier, but I recommend a lock such as the Master Lock padlock # 141T to lock the cargo bag by the zippers. Simply insert the lock through both holes on the zipper to secure. I went to our warehouse to get the cargo bag and locks to ensure they fit too. See picture I included. The center underside of the Tow Ready cargo carrier...
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  • Cargo Bag Recommendation for a Yakima LoadWarrior Roof Cargo Basket
    I think you might mean the Yakima LoadWarrior, # Y07070. I could not find any information on a LoadMaster. There are specific bags that are designed for use on the roof of a vehicle. The Rightline bag, # RL100S20, will fit nicely in the 44 by 37 cargo basket. The bag is 44 inches long and 36 inches wide. Another option that will fit nicely is # RL100A20 which is 44 inches long and 34 inches wide. It has 15 cubic feet of space too. I have linked a video of this bag for you. To make...
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  • Can a Soft Cargo Bag 988501 Be Fitted with Internal Frame
    The Rola Expandable 11.5-Cubic-Foot Cargo Bag # 59102 is similar to the etrailer soft cargo bag # 988501 except the etrailer bag offers much higher capacity with 20-cubic-feet of internal volume. Either of these cargo bags could be fitted with an internal structure made of PVC tubing but generally soft bags like these rely on their contents to help control their shape. We do also offer walled steel cargo carriers like the Carpod # M2200 and # M2205 as well as enclosed carriers like the...
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  • Can The Extra Large Cargo Bag, # 988501, Fit On A 20 Inch X 60 inch Cargo Carrier
    The Extra Large Cargo Bag, # 988501, measures 59 inches long by 24 inches wide, so it will work best on a 24 X 60 cargo carrier. It is a soft flexible bag and will fit most cargo carriers. It will work on your 20 X 60 cargo carrier with no problem. The full width of the 24 inch cargo bag will not be used on a 20 inch wide carrier. I also have the Rola Expandable Cargo Bag, # 59102, which is expandable. It will fit both the 20 X 60 cargo carrier and the 24 X 60 cargo carrier. I am...
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  • Largest Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier Bag Recommendation
    The absolute biggest cargo bag we offer designed for hitch mounted cargo carriers is the part # HCR635. This bag has dimensions of 72" long x 32" wide x 26" tall when expanded so it would be a bit deeper than the part # 988501 that you referenced.
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  • Replacement Straps for an etrailer Cargo Bag # 988501
    For replacement straps for the etrailer cargo bag # 988501, you can use the Rola straps # 59560. These straps measure 1 inch wide by 64 inches long so they should work well for you.
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  • Is the a Risk Carrying a Cargo Bag on a Hitch Mount Cargo Carrier on a 2007 Nissan Murano
    I have a few recommendations for you, however, there is a risk of any type of fabric or plastic material being damaged on a cargo carrier with vehicles that have exhaust pipes exiting straight back like your 2007 Nissan Murano. If a hitch mounted cargo carrier option works best for your needs, I recommend choosing a cargo carrier that offers the most clearance between the exhaust tips and the carrier. The Pro Series 24 x 60 Cargo Carrier, # 63153, that you referenced will offer approximately...
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  • How to Prevent Condensation in a Cargo Box/Bag/Container
    The best way to remove condensation from a cargo container like the etrailer.com Cargo Bag # 988501 would be to use dessicant to remove the moisture in the air. A desiccant is a hygroscopic substance that creates or maintains a state of dryness. Common desiccants include silica, activated charcoal, calcium sulfate, and calcium chloride. This is what most freight companies will use to prevent, "container sweat," like what you are trying to do.
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  • Cargo Bag Compatibility with KIA Sorento Straight Exhaust
    With a cargo carrier like the 24x60 Pro Series Cargo Carrier for 2" Hitches - Steel - 500 lbs # 63153, you can choose to use a cargo bag like the etrailer Cargo Bag w/ Mounting Straps - Waterproof - 20 cu ft - 59" x 24" x 24" # 988501 to protect your cargo from the elements. The rise in the shank of the cargo carrier as well as the distance from the center of the hitch pin to closest edge of the carrier definitely help with a dual exhaust on your Kia Sorento. The cargo carrier has...
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  • Recommended Cargo Carrier with High Ground Clearance and Bag
    If you are most concerned about ground clearance, I recommend the Pro Series 24 by 60 Cargo Carrier, part # 63153. This carrier features an angled shank, which would raise the carrier up 2-1/2 inches above the receiver, providing additional ground clearance. A light kit, part # 20174 for incandescent, or part # 98174LED for LED is also offered for the cargo carrier and is highly recommended if the carrier or its cargo obscure your tail lights. The etrailer Cargo Bag, part # 988501,...
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  • How To Strap Down the Etrailer Cargo Bag # 988501 In The Bed Of a Truck
    To tie down the etrailer Cargo bag, part # 988501, inside your truck bed I would recommend to inspect the inside of your truck bed and see if there are any tie-down points or hooks located at the front, back and/or sides of the truck bed. On many of the newer trucks they will usually have tie-down points located in the truck bed to tie-down any cargo. You could use the straps that come with the cargo bag or you could also use a truck bed cargo net that will tie-down and trap or hold...
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  • Recommendation for Weather Resistant Cargo Bag to Fit Everthere Cargo Carrier
    I have included a link to the cargo bags that we offer for hitch mounted carriers. From the research I have done, the Everthere cargo carrier bag measured 52 inches long x 24 inches wide x 18 inches deep. The bag that I recommend would be the etrailer.com Extra Large Cargo Bag, # 988501. This bag is going to be a bit longer and taller but since it is a soft bag, this shouldn't be a problem at all. I have included a short video for you. As for the Everthere company, I can not say for...
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  • Bike Carrier Bags Compatible With Airport Use
    The etrailer Cargo Bag w/ Mounting Straps - Waterproof - 20 cu ft - 59" x 24" x 24" # 988501 and the Rola TuffBak Cargo Bag - Water Resistant - 20 cu ft - 59" x 24" x 24" # 59119 are not made for bikes but can be used for such. They will be compatible with airline restrictions as long as your bike meets the dimension and weight restrictions. I don't have the folded dimensions available as it will depend on how you choose to fold it. We do have some bags made especially for bikes you...
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  • Cargo Bag Recommendation for a 51x17-1/2 Inch Trailer Hitch Mount Cargo Carrier
    If your cargo carrier is flat without raised side rails, then the etrailer cargo Bag, # 988501, could be a good fit, even though it would overhang just a little on each side. If properly secured, it would not be an issue. If the cargo carrier does have raised rails, you would have to tuck in the bag. This would mean you would not be able to use the full 13 cubic feet as the bag would be tucked into the same dimensions of the cargo carrier. On the plus side this could help secure it (though...
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  • Will etrailer Extra Large Cargo Bag # 988501 Fit Pro Series # PS1040100 31 X 47 Cargo Carrier
    The cargo bag you asked about, part # 988501, is an extra large bag that measures 59 inches long by 24 inches wide by 24 inches tall and has a cargo capacity of 20 cubic ft. Since this bag is flexible, it would fit on a carrier that measures 48 inches by 32 inches. However, the excess material of the bag may extend over the rails of the carrier, which could cause the cargo to be unsteady. The bag comes with 6 straps that help secure it to the rails of your cargo carrier. It is constructed...
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  • Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier Bag Recommendation for a 60x20 Cargo Carrier
    The # 988501 that you referenced would be a little big for your 60x20 inch cargo carrier so instead I would recommend you go with the # SR8120 as it is 60 inches by 19 inches so it would fit your carrier very well.
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  • Roof Cargo Bag, Trailer Hitch, and Cargo Carrier Recommendations for a 2015 Chevy Trax
    By XL cargo bag I believe you are talking about Rightline bag # RL100S30. This bag will fit on vehicles with or without a roof rack (side rails or crossbars). The bag is 48 inches long and 40 inches wide so compare that to the available space on your 2015 Chevy Trax. You don't want the bag hanging over the sides of the vehicle roof! If the roof rack on your Trax is just the side rails and there is no gap beneath them to attach a strap then I recommend adding the car clips # RL100600...
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    Since you basically have 24 inches to work with on your crossbars after having the ski rack installed you would need to go with a skinnier cargo bag like the Rightline part # RL100D90 which is 16 inches wide and can carry up to 4.3 cubic feet of space.
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  • Best Cargo Bag to Mount on Rola Cargo Carrier # 59502
    I would agree and going with a slightly larger cargo bag than the size of the cargo carrier gives you a little extra room to work with as needed and any extra slack can easily be tightened up. For the dimensions you mentioned of the Rola carrier part # 59502 the best fitting bag is the part # 988501 which measures 59 inches by 24 inches by 24 inches. This weather resistant bag is is well made so it will last you a long time, is water resistant so it will keep the contents dry (as long...
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  • Will The etrailer Cargo Bag # 988501 On A Cargo Carrier Interfere With Exhaust On A 2010 Ford Flex
    The Tow Ready 24x60 Railed Cargo Carrier, part # 63153, has an angled shank which will raise the carrier 2-1/2 inches from the center of the hitch receiver opening. This distance will help the cargo carrier clear the area where the exhaust gases would exit from the tailpipes. You can measure up 2-1/2 inches from the center of your hitch receiver on your 2010 Ford Flex and see where the cargo carrier would be located on your vehicle in relation to the tailpipes. I am including a picture...
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  • Dimensions of etrailer Cargo Bag with Mounting Straps
    The etrailer Cargo Bag with Mounting Straps # 988501 is 59 inches long, 24 inches tall and 24 inches wide with a 20 cubic foot storage capacity. It is a water-resistant bag with 6 tie-down straps with buckles that secure it to your cargo carrier. Our customers who have used this bag think extremely highly of it, with well over 400 reviews having given it an average of nearly 5 stars. I've added links to video reviews of this product for you to take a look at as well.
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  • Can etrailer Extra Large Cargo Bag be Used on a Roof Mounted Cargo Basket
    You could use the etrailer cargo bag # 988501 on a roof basket if you wanted to. It lacks some of the aerodynamic qualities of bags meant to go on a roof but other than that it would work. Otherwise I recommend the Rightline bag # RL100S30 which has 18 cubic feet of storage space and is designed for the rigors of roof travel. I have linked a video review of this bag for you.
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  • Cargo Bag Recommendation for Carrying Golf Clubs on a 60 inch Wide Hitch Cargo Carrier
    The cargo bag that would work the best for you would be the etrailer.com Cargo Bag part # 988501 that you referenced. This bag is 59 inches, 24 inches wide, and 24 inches tall. It will fill out your cargo carrier just fine. The extra width that this bag has would get tightened to the cargo carrier and would not cause any fit issues. This cargo bag also has just one large compartment unlike the other bag that uses three so it would work well with your golf bags. Check out the review...
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  • Availability of Rola Cargo Bag 59119
    You are correct the # 988501 is basically a rebranded Rola 59119 cargo bag. The bags would be identical aside from the etrailer logo. Good eye!
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  • Material Thickness of the etrailer.com Cargo Bag # 988501
    The etrailer.com bag, part # 988501, is made of a very heavy duty PVC coated nylon ripstop material that is rainproof and heavily constructed. These are our best selling cargo bags and customer reviews are great for this item. There is no mention on the packaging or on the bag of the thickness of the material, but I would say that it is thicker than a pair of jeans or even a nice duffel bag for sure. This bag would work great for transporting duffel bags in the back of your pickup and...
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