Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier - Tilting

Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier - Tilting

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  • Enclosed Carrier
  • Fits 1-1/4 Inch Hitch
  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • Fits 1-1/4 and 2 Inch Hitch
  • Tilting Carrier
  • 48 Inch Long
  • 24 Inch Wide
  • Thule
  • Molded
  • Light Duty
  • Class II
  • Class III
  • Class IV
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Thule Hitch Cargo Carrier - TH665C

Tilting, enclosed, hitch-mounted cargo carrier offers a great solution to transporting your gear. Includes a lock to keep it closed. 13 Cubic feet, 150-pound capacity. Works on 1-1/4" (Class II only) and 2" trailer hitches.


Features:

  • Mounts to existing trailer hitch
  • Carrier can tilt down to give more access to the rear of the vehicle
  • Lid locks in the open position for easy loading and unloading
  • Includes pre-wired taillights with standard four-pole flat connector ready to plug in and go
    • License plate holder with light is included
  • Cargo can be locked inside of cargo box - lock included
  • One Key Locking System in place for cargo box allows you to match locks with other Thule racks
    • (1) Lock Cylinder required to lock gear in carrier
    • Hitch lock (# THSTL2) sold separately
  • Built-in anti-rattle device reduces vibration and noise
  • Solid, ABS construction is built to withstand rough conditions associated with travel
  • Plug/valve makes clean-up easy
  • Lifetime limited warranty
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Works with 1-1/4" (Class II only) and 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Cargo box dimensions: 50.5" x 25.5" x 24"
  • Inside dimensions: 48-1/2" long x 23-1/3" high x 24-1/2" wide
  • Holds 13 cubic feet
  • Weight Capacity: 150 lbs
  • Measures 7-1/2" from the center of the hitch pin hole to the back of the pivot point upright bar


Please Note: Due to the size of this item, it ships via truck freight.


Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier

The Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier is a rugged yet affordable hitch mounted cargo carrier with a great look and great price. The carrier simply slides into existing 1-1/4" (Class II only) or 2" receiver hitches and makes loading and unloading your gear easy and convenient as it's done at lower height. Having the carrier in the back of the vehicle is also more fuel efficient than a roof mounted carrier. With its tilt-down design, you can easily access the back of your vehicle in seconds. The carrier includes a lock to secure the items inside it. Included is a license plate light with holder and pre-wired taillights with a standard four-pin trailer connector ready to plug in and go. Carries up to 13 cu. ft. and 150 lbs. A plug/valve in the bottom of the cargo carrier makes clean up quick and easy.



665C Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier - Tilting

Replaces 664 and 665



TH665C Installation InstructionsInstallation Details TH665C Installation instructions

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Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Thule Hitch Cargo Carrier - Enclosed Carrier - TH665C Review

Today we are going to be showing you part number 665C from Thule. This is their transporting and tilting enclosed cargo carrier. It slides into an inch and a quarter hitch, class 2, receiver or a 2 inch hitch which due to its lower height makes loading much easier. It has a tilt down design which makes gaining access to the rear of the vehicle that much easier. It also includes a lock for extra security. Now it also has an optional light and holder for a licensee plate for those long trips down the road which requires you to punch holes in the front of the cargo carrier. This carrier has 13 cubic feet of carrying space and has a weight capacity of 150 pounds. There is also a plug on the bottom of the carrier which makes cleaning a cinch.

Now we will demonstrate how this carrier works and show you some of the finer features we have just mentioned. We will start off with the front side of the carrier and work our way back. Now right now you cannot open this carrier as it is locked. Which is like we mentioned before for added security. Now you just need the key that comes with the carrier. Place it in the lock and turn and the carrier opens. If you look in the cargo carrier here you can see how spacious it really is. Also there is the plug valve here which actually makes cleaning a cinch. Moving further down from that you have the 2 tail light assemblies which do connect to a 4 pole connector. Also right underneath the lock you can see these 3 divots here that actually provide the set up point for your license plate holder. Moving on to the back of the cargo carrier. We will show you, this is the 4 pole connector. That will actually feed power to the tail light assemblies on the back of the carrier. You simply plug it in it to the 4 pole flat in your vehicle and it should run just fine.

To do that you probably want to actually wrap this around a couple times just to get it better secure. And then, the carrier comes equipped with a zip tie to tie this down. Then you just simply plug it into your 4 pole flat. Next is probably the most important function of this cargo carrier is the actual tilting function. If you look back here there is actually a pin you have to pull and then you can gentle let it down to gain more access to the rear of your vehicle. Pull it out and now you have more access to the rear of your vehicle. Now we are going to show you some of the tail light functions of this. To operate these lights you simply turn on the power to your lights. Then you can see it comes on. They also have a left turn, as well as a right turn. They also have a brake function. And just about anything that your car can do, these tail lights will do. There you have it for part number 665C from Thule, the transporter and tilting cargo carrier.


Customer Reviews

Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier - Tilting - TH665C

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (14 Customer Reviews)

Tilting, enclosed, hitch-mounted cargo carrier offers a great solution to transporting your gear. Includes a lock to keep it closed. 13 Cubic feet, 150-pound capacity. Works on 1-1/4" (Class II only) and 2" trailer hitches.

- TH665C
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Lives up to the Thule name Actual carrier lacked description for installation, but it seemed pretty straightforward. Completed and ready for a trip. Don't trust what the dealer says about the wiring hookup. Mine told me it wasn't there so I purchased the extra wiring kit. After following the instructions for some time, I discovered the factory installed harness underneath the vehicle to the left of receiver. Thankfully, etrailer is taking back the kit as I don't need it. 2096



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Terrible Good! I bought one of these back in 2003. I've used it on my Saab wagon, T&C van and Mazda5. It is great for long trips. We just throw in the cargo we plan to use at the motel stops, and store most other destination baggage in the car or van. Great additional space for a travelling family of 5. I store it by hoisting it to the garage ceiling. 2192



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We bought this product one year ago. We have used it for some short trips locally, as well as a longer 3 week family vacation. It was exactly as advertised. Installation was a breeze, and I am not very mechanically inclined. We installed it on a Honda Odyssey mini van. The only minor drawback, and this is not product related, is that it does ride low on a minivan, due to placement of the hitch. That being said, we only hit the ground once going up a inclined driveway, and the product suffered no damage. Opening and closing of the product is easy. It holds the advertised weight. The break lights work well. Really made a long cross county trip much roomier for the family. 610681



- TH665C
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Easy to access, convenient I bought this a couple of years ago to free up space in our SUVs while traveling and tailgating. I love it and constantly get questions about it from other people. It is easy to access, locks, keeps things dry and protected. Because of the dimensions, I do recommend packing things in duffel bags rather than hard suitcases, and you'll be able to get a lot more in it. It does not interfere with you view or driving. In fact, you may forget it is attached. The only disadvantage of this model (compared to the Terrapin) is that it can be difficult to tilt and get back if it is fully loaded and you need access to the tailgate. 3400



- TH665C
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Extremely Happy The amount of storage capacity, and ease of use with this product is outstanding. Having this has enabled us to use the back of our SUV for the dogs and we have never run out of space yet. Easy to assemble, easy to use, kept our luggage dry in a snow storm, we are very happy we purchased this. We would however suggest getting the locking thule hitch pin, the bolt that comes with it works but you can't lock it and prevent theft of the whole unit without the lock. 809


Comments

Will the Thule Hitch Cargo Carrier - TH665C allow the rear doors to open on a Sprinter van?

-- comment by: Rod - 10/21/2013

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We have not fitted this to a Sprinter, so we cannot say for sure. But I can help you get a good idea of where the carrier will sit. Measure 7-1/2 inches, straight back, from the pin hole on your hitch. Take a yard stick or dowel rod and hold it vertically to the ground at that point. That is just about where the carrier will sit.

-- Patrick B - 10/23/2013


- TH665C
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The Hitch and Cargo carrier are very easy to install and looks great in the 2013 Jeep Wrangler Sahara. It fits with the spare tire on the back. 79172


Comments

Thanks for the photo, I have a 2012 2dr wrangler sport that i love , but when my children come to visit, i always have a luggage issue, do you think the transporter can carry three carry on size luggages, and overall has it been working out for you, I thank you in advance for your time

-- comment by: aborn76 - 05/24/2013

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I have sent an email to Tim letting him know about your question. If he has anything to add, it will appear below his review. I have spent some time with this carrier, and 3 small carry on bags is doable, depending on their exact size. If it helps the inside dimensions of the carrier are 48-1/2 long x 23-1/4 high x 24-1/2 wide (inches).

-- Patrick B - 5/25/2013

Comments

Can you open the window and tailgate when tilted down? Thanks.

-- comment by: Chris - 11/17/2013

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The Transporter will not tilt down far enough to allow a swing-door to open. It will allow some vertical-open hatch doors to open. I have included a link to a photo of the Transporter tilted all the way down for you to check out.

-- Patrick B - 11/26/2013


- TH665C
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Recieved it today. Had it put together in 30 minutes now cant wait to use it. Definitely sturdy and well built. Will handle all the kid stuff just fine. 42730



- TH665C
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Exceeds expectation! Wonderful addition to ease pressure of packing. Gives Dog plenty of space to ride comfortably! 386397



- TH665C
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The product is exactly as advertised. It gives me the extra space in my SUV for my large Labrador pet. The only drawback is that in my advanced age, because of the weight of the unit, I am unable to handle the hook-up and release, although it is rather simple to accomplish. 625567



- TH665C
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This product was great. Cargo stayed dry and no increase in drag as with cartop carriers. Even though our back lights were not obcurred it was nice knowing the designers considered this and provide lights on the back, just in case. We found we could still open our rear hatch (Audi Q5) without having to tilt the box. 585990



- TH665C
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Carrier did all things expected. Good value. 541002


Comments

It’s great. Only one suggestion Would like to be able to remove key without locking

Roland - 07/15/2019

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- TH665C
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+ Sturdy. easy to use. light weight. keeps items dry.perfect for camping gear - doesn't hold a lot. 516834



- TH665C
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I actually just used it this weekend for the first time and it was perfect. Good purchase and I hope to use it more in the future. Thanks 382393



- TH665C
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just right size and easy to install like it very much. 278558


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  • Between the three you mentioned we can eliminate the Rola cargo carrier part # 59109 right off the bat as it has by far the weakest lock system. The locks are similar to what you'd see on a briefcase and the lid is position in such a way that it would be the easiest to pry off. The winner in my opinion is the GearDeck 17 Enclosed Cargo Carrier # H00604 when used with a padlock part # ACC3250 because not only is the pad lock more secure than the Thule Combi # TH665C lock the way the carrier...
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  • Replacement Bulb For The Thule Transporter Cargo Carrier Part # TH665C
  • I do have a solution for you however, we do not sell just the replacement bulb for the Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier part # TH665C as the replacement bulb and lense are a sealed unit and cannot be separated. In order to replace the bulb and lens assembly, you will need the Replacement Tail Light for Thule Terrapin or Transporter part # TH05252. To replace the lense assembly, you must first open the lid to the cargo box and remove the bottom plastic lining...
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  • Replacement LED and Incandescent Lights for the Thule Transporter
  • Yes, the LED light part # STL35RB can be used to upgrade the lights in a Thule Transporter Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier part # TH665C. I went out to the warehouse and test fitted the LED lights inside the original grommet that comes with the Transporter part # 05253. The pigtail that comes with the Transporter part # TH05254 fits the LED lights so there will not be an issue plugging the new lights in. If you are just looking for the original incandescent replacement light, you can replace...
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  • Weight of the Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier
  • The Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier # TH665C weighs 55lbs itself and is shipped at 76lbs. Included is a video resource for additional information.
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  • Covered Carrier Recommendation for Jeep Wrangler and Unity Leisure Travel RV
  • I do have a solution for you but it is a little bit of a different style than the Rola # 59109 or the Thule # TH665C. For your application I recommend the 24x48-3/4 Carpod Walled, Folding Cargo Carrier # M2205-01-02. This is essentially a cage that comes with a bag to help protect your cargo against the weather. You can add a lock to the cage with the Master Lock # ML312KA and then you can lock the shank of the carrier with the part # 63232. As for rear clearance on your Jeep and...
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  • Comparing Thule and Rola Enclosed Trailer Hitch Mount Cargo Carriers
  • If weight carrying capacity is an issue, going with the Rola enclosed cargo carrier, # 59110, if you have a 2 inch receiver, would be the way to go. If you have a 1-1/4 inch Class II trailer hitch receiver, then the correct Rola carrier is # 59108 and it also has a capacity of 150 pounds like the Thule model, # TH665C. If you are choosing between the two models for a 1-1/4 inch hitch, then I would go with the Rola carrier, # 59108, because even though they have the same capacity, the...
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  • Troubleshooting Thule Transporter Combi Turn Lights Opposite of Vehicle Lights
  • On your Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier - Tilting # TH665C it sounds like the prewired tail lights were reversed. The easiest fix is to use the Hopkins Endurance Quick-Fix Replacement 4-Way Flat Trailer Connector w LED Test Lights - Vehicle End # HM48190 or Quick Fix (TM) 4 Pole Flat Trailer End # HMC20031. If you see the lights were accurate than your vehicle wiring harness was reversed. If this is the case, you can use the Curt Vehicle Wiring Harness...
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  • Available Class II Hitch Cargo Carriers for 1-1/4-Inch Hitches
  • The hitch cargo carriers made for 1-1/4-inch Class I and Class II hitch receivers will usually not be the folding type. The reason is that any folding/hinge mechanism will introduce a point of weakness in the carrier's structure, as compared to a fixed carrier without a hinge. When you are already starting off with the smaller 1-1/4-inch shank, adding more potential for weak spots deters carrier makers from trying to make a folding hitch cargo carrier for these hitches. We do have one...
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  • Enclosed Trailer Hitch Mounted Cargo Carrier for a 2016 Land Rover LR4
  • We have several trailer hitch mounted enclosed cargo carriers that will be perfect for your 2016 Land Rover LR4. First, of you have a lot of things that you need to put in the carrier then the absolute best option is the Let's Go Aero GearSpace # HGK826 or # HGK819. These options have an astonishing 34 cubic feet of cargo space. As you can see in the pictures of these products they are quite large. If you don't need quite as much room as the GearSpace offers then I recommend taking...
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  • Type of Threaded Hitch Pin Used to Secure Thule Transporter Hitch Cargo Carrier # TH665C
  • The Thule Transporter Hitch Cargo Carrier # TH665C that you have acquired is designed to fit both 1-1/4-inch Class II and 2-inch Class III trailer hitch receivers. It adapts to the larger hitch size by installation of the included square sleeve that slides over the 1-1/4-inch shank. (This sleeve is shown in the linked instructions.) This carrier also comes with a threaded hitch pin that is designed to help secure the carrier's shank in the receiver tube to minimize rattle and wobble...
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  • Assembling the Thule Transporter Combi Enclosed Cargo Carrier
  • I've attached the install details of the Thule Transporter Combi, part # TH665C, and the review video but it doesn't show the assembly. The assembly itself isn't all that involved. You need to connect the frame to the stinger, the main box to the frame with the liner, and then the tilt mechanism. Then you secrue the wiring harness. I wish we had a video of us putting the box together for you. Is there a particular step in the install details that isn't clear?
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  • Can the Transporter Combi Cargo Carrier be Used as a Golf Club Carrier on a 2004 Jeep Rubicon
  • The Transporter Combi Cargo Carrier would be a great option for locking up your golf bag while at work. You will need to do some measuring to determine if the Transporter Combi Cargo Carrier, # TH665C, will fit on your 2004 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon though. I attached a photo showing all of the dimensions of the carrier. Basically, I am concerned about the size of the spare tire on your Rubicon. Normally the Rubicon and Sahara models have a larger spare tire that could interfere with installing...
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  • Does License Plate Bracket of Thule Transporter Combi Have Light
  • Yes, the license plate bracket of the Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier # TH665C that you referenced does have a light on it to illuminate the license plate. If you check you the picture I attached I pointed out the lens of the light with a red arrow.
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  • Enclosed Cargo Carrier Recommendation for a 2013 Chrysler Town and Country Allows Hatch to Open
  • It's hard to say for certain if having the Thule Cargo Carrier part # TH665C installed on your 2013 Chrysler Town and Country will allow you to open the rear hatch fully since we haven't had the chance to test it. A better option that I can guarantee will allow you to open your rear hatch with the carrier opened is the Rola Swinging Enclosed Cargo Carrier # 59109. This swings out and away from the rear of the vehicle for unrestricted access to the rear of the vehicle.
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  • Enclosed Cargo Carrier Recommendation Similar to GearSpace 34
  • I have a few similar alternatives for you, however, the GearSpace 34 Cargo Carrier is no longer available. Another product that you may be interested in is the Thule Transporter Cargo Carrier, # TH665C. This carrier is not as large as the GearSpace 34, but it does come with integrated tail lights, keyed locks and a weight capacity of 150 lbs. I have attached a link to a review video of this carrier for you to check out. I have also attached a link to all of the enclosed cargo carriers...
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  • Availability of Replacement Taillight Bulb for Thule Transporter # TH665C Cargo Carrier
  • A burned out bulb would be the most likely suspect, but you might also check that the pigtail that plugs into the rear of the lamp is firmly in place. The lamp that the Thule Transporter Cargo Carrier uses is a sealed unit, so the bulb itself is not replaceable. However, we do offer the replacement lamp as part # TH05252.
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  • Is it Better to Use a Hitch Cargo Carrier or Roof Cargo Carrier for a 2015 Honda Odyssey
  • You are correct that there are definite advantages of hitch cargo carriers over roof cargo carriers. You will have less drag improving your gas mileage and you won't have to reach up to the roof of your vehicle each time you load or unload. The biggest upsides you will find from the roof cargo carriers is accessing the cargo and of course the cost difference for the amount of cargo you can carry. A good hitch cargo carrier is the Thule Transporter Combi # TH665C. It holds up to 13...
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  • Is Replacement Box for Thule Transporter Cargo Carrier Available?
  • I checked with Thule and they do not offer a replacement for the box itself of the Thule Transporter Combi Hitch Mounted Enclosed Cargo Carrier # TH665C; if it is damaged you would need to replace the entire cargo carrier assembly.
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  • Recommendation for an Enclosed Trailer Hitch Mount Cargo Carrier
  • There are no boxes that will fit in trailer hitch mount cargo carriers like # 63155 but there are bags that fit, # 59102. It is not waterproof because to be waterproof it has to be able to be submerged under water for a certain period of time and not let any water in. We do carry some enclosed hard shell trailer hitch mount cargo carriers that will fit in Class II, 1-1/4 inch trailer hitches though. First we have the Thule Transporter, # TH665C. This carrier can tilt down, lick, and...
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  • License Plate Installation on Thule Transporter Cargo Carrier TH665C
  • The lighted license plate assembly included on the Thule Transporter hitch cargo carrier # TH665C has two screws for attachment of the rear license plate after you remove it from the rear hatch on your RAV4. The car may have 4 screws holding the plate in place. These can be re-installed in the car's plate holder (for safe keeping) once you have taken the plate off. Only the two screws included with the carrier will be needed to attach the top holes of the plate to the bracket on the...
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  • How Do I find Hitch Weight Capacity of my Pleasure Way RV
  • The hitch should have the tongue weight capacity stamped or labeled on it. Check to see if you find it there. Also, check the owner manual of the RV to see if it is listed there. You must abide by the lowest of the two figures if they are different. Remember, the weight figures you found are the weight capacity of the carriers. You also have to take into account the weight of the carrier itself. The Rola carrier, part # 59109, has a capacity of 250 pounds and the carrier weighs about...
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  • Replacement Tail Light for a Thule Terrapin or Thule Transporter Hitch Mounted Cargo Box
  • The replacement tail light for the Thule Terrapin cargo box is # TH05252. This is an incandescent light. There isn't an official LED light made for it but you could potentially use # STL35RB. It measures 5-5/16 inches by 3-7/16 inches and is 2-5/16 inches deep overall. I have linked a video review of this light for you.
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  • Replacement Threaded Hitch Bolt for a Thule Transporter Enclosed Hitch Mount Cargo Carrier
  • Replacement threaded pin # 853-5917 will work with the Thule Transporter # TH665C because it is the replacement for the Snug Tite lock, # THSTL2, which also fits the Transporter. So if you just want the bolt it is # 853-5917.
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  • License Plate Installation on Thule 665C Cargo Carrier
  • Instructions are included. Here is some more info on installing the license plate bracket: The lighted license plate assembly included on the Thule Transporter hitch cargo carrier # TH665C has two screws for attachment of the rear license plate after you remove it from the rear hatch on your vehicle. The car may have 4 screws holding the plate in place. These can be re-installed in the car's plate holder (for safe keeping) once you have taken the plate off. Only the two screws included...
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  • Front Mount Hitch and Enclosed Cargo Carrier Recommendation for a 2000 Chevy Express Van
  • First let's start with a front hitch for your 2000 Chevy Express Van. For that I would recommend the Curt Hitch part # C31016 as it is the most popular hitch we offer confirmed to fit your vehicle at the best price. Since you said a cargo carrier I am assuming you are referring to an enclosed carrier like the part # TH665C since this is the only cargo carrier Thule offers. The issues you could run into with a cargo carrier like this is that you may block air flow to the radiator of...
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  • Recommended Swinging Arm Cargo Carriers to Carry a Propane Tank 18-Inches Tall
  • The dimensions you provided are correct but we don't currently offer a enclosed cargo carrier where the inside height dimension of the pod is 18-inches or more. The Rola cargo carriers we currently offer are # 59109 and # 59110. Although these are about 17-inches tall inside the pod, laying the propane tank on its side could be an option, although it would decrease the amount of cargo you can transport. If you keep the propane upright within the pod the cargo carrier may not close properly. An...
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  • Will the Thule Transporter Cargo Carrier Interfere with the Rear Hatch on a 2013 Mazda CX-5
  • We have not had a chance to test the Thule Transporter Combi Cargo Carrier, # TH665C, with a 2013 Mazda CX-5 yet, but I did speak with my contact at Thule who said you should have no problem opening your rear hatch with this carrier tilted. The Transporter can tilt to a 45 degree angle away from the vehicle. As far as exhaust is concerned, we will want to do some measuring to see if they will be a problem. Constant exhaust heat can harm the carrier since the carrier is made of a plastic...
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  • Can Thule Snug Tite Hitch Lock THSTL2 Be used With Thule Transport Cargo Carrier TH665C
  • Yes the Thule Snug Tite Hitch Lock, part #THSTL2, is compatible with the Thule Transporter TH665C. Not only do we have the lock listed as an item bought by other customers, but on the right hand side of the page we have it listed as a related product meaning it is meant to be used along with the item you are looking at. I have included a link below to the THSTL2 as well as a video demo of the Transporter to give you a brief example of how the carrier works.
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