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Yakima SideWinder Roof Mounted Tandem Bike Carrier - Fork Mount

Yakima SideWinder Roof Mounted Tandem Bike Carrier - Fork Mount

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Load a bike built for two all on your own with the SideWinder fork mount. Attach your fork with the bike still on the ground, then simply swing the bike into place in the rear cradle. Carrier mounts on either round or square roof-rack crossbars. Lowest Prices for the best roof bike racks from Yakima. Yakima SideWinder Roof Mounted Tandem Bike Carrier - Fork Mount part number Y02071 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Yakima Roof Bike Racks - Y02071

  • Fork Mount
  • Yakima
  • Square Bars
  • Round Bars
  • Tandem Bike
  • Bike Lock
  • Disc Brake Compatible
  • Clamp On - Standard
  • Black
  • Aluminum

Load a bike built for two all on your own with the SideWinder fork mount. Attach your fork with the bike still on the ground, then simply swing the bike into place in the rear cradle. Carrier mounts on either round or square roof-rack crossbars.


  • 1-Person loading
  • Swing-out skewer arm for mounting fork first
    • Engages with top-mounted knob
  • Adjustable, padded boom cradle holds bike more securely than wheel-tray designs
    • Firmly grips bike tube with ratcheting wheel straps
    • Protects bottom-mounted cables
  • Stainless steel skewer
    • Adjusts with 1 hand
    • Makes loading fast and effortless
  • Locks with 1 Same Key System (SKS) Core (sold separately)
    • Locks bike to carrier
    • Use 4 Accessory Lock Housings (sold separately) to lock bike carrier to crossbars
      • Requires 4 additional SKS Cores
    • SKS Cores can be changed out to make all your Yakima locks keyed alike
  • Tool-free installation
  • Stabilizing handlebar strap included
  • Compatible with most disc brakes


  • Capacity: 1 bike
    • Compatible with disc brakes
  • Weight capacity: 50 lbs at minimum crossbar spread
  • Application: Mounts on either round or square crossbars
    • Crossbar spread: 24" - 36"
    • Will not interfere with most hatchbacks or flip-up rear doors
  • SKS Cores:
    • For enhanced security, install 4 Accessory Lock Housings and 4 additional SKS Cores to lock carrier to crossbars
  • Skewer handles any 9-mm/100-mm tandem fork
  • Center of skewer to center of cradle: 40"
  • Swinger extends 10" from pivot
  • Weight: 21 lbs
  • Dimensions:
    • Overall: 56" long x 12" tall x 8" wide at skewer
    • Mounting plates: 4-1/2" wide
  • Lifetime warranty

Note: Does not work with Yakima Might Mounts.

The SideWinder fork mount makes loading your tandem bike onto a roof rack an easy, one-man operation. So now that you've done all the pedaling, let your riding partner enjoy stowing the bike.

swing-out armbike mounted from ground

SideWinder operates with a swing-out skewer arm, allowing you to mount the fork first with the bike still on the ground. The arm engages with a top-mounted knob and rotates away from the vehicle for easy access.

close view of boom cradlebike swung into place

Once the bike fork is secure, all you have to do is lift the frame into the adjustable boom cradle. The swing-out arm reduces the weight of the tandem rack as you load it onto your vehicle. The padded cradle firmly grips your bike frame with ratcheting straps and protects bottom-mounted cables.

handlebar straphandlebar strap installed

SideWinder comes with a strap to hold your handlebars in place during transport, providing added stability.

lockable skewer

The SKS-lockable skewer holds your bike firmly in place on the fork block, securing with a quick-release lever. You can adjust the skewer - tighter or looser - with one hand by turning the knob hidden inside the lever cover.

crossbar mount with hex key knobcrossbar mount with Accessory Lock Housing installed

For added security, you can lock the carrier to your crossbars by replacing the hand knobs (hex keys) on the bottom of the mounting brackets with up to four Yakima Accessory Lock Housings (Y07220), which require purchase of additional SKS Cores.

SideWinder installs on your vehicle with no tools and fits both round and square roof-rack crossbars. The carrier will not interfere with most hatchbacks or flip-up rear doors and is compatible with most bikes that have disc brakes.

8002071 Yakima SideWinder Roof Mounted Tandem Bike Carrier - Fork Mount

Installation Details Y02071 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 Yakima Roof Bike Racks - Fork Mount - Y02071 Review

Today we are going to show you part number Y02071 from Yakima. This is their SideWinder Bicycle Rack. It is specially designed for tandem bicycles. It mounts on a normal roof rack - either round bars or square bars. It actually pivots out away from the vehicle, making it a lot easier to load your tandem bicycle on it. At this point, we will go ahead and mount this on a typical roof rack and give you a little bit better idea of how it works.

These adapter clips right here snap onto your bars, and then the hardware for the rack itself bolts in through here and then clamps everything into place. You have two that go onto the rear and then on the front, two of them will actually use a U-bolt to clamp onto the front crossbar. Next we will go ahead and install the strap on the bicycle. What the strap will do is keep the handlebars straight on the bike as you load it up and go down the road. Now, how you attach these is going to be a little bit different for each bicycle, since there are different types of handlebars out there. Basically, on this one you do not want a position where it slides off the handle, so we will loop it around and then back over itself. Then take your third strap, and that will go back to your seat post. And then just tighten up the buckle. All right, and it is ready to be loaded onto the bicycle rack.

All right, now that we have got our bicycle rack installed, we will go ahead and load up our bike. A couple of things you need to take care of first we need to swing out our fork mount so we can put our bike on. This little knob and spring-loaded assembly right here just unscrew it and you can just swing it out away from the vehicle. This is your fork mount right here the forks go in here and here. And what is really nice about this, in some applications you have a nut you have to spin on the other side to tighten it up, actually on this one everything is done on one side. So you put your bike up in there, twist it down, and then lock it into place. It is actually pretty neat. And also, once you have it latched into place, you can a lock core here from Yakimas Same Key System. And then on the back half here, you want to get these clamps out of the way. Just push the red buttons and the whole assembly comes out. All right, now we can load up our bike.

And it is securely latched into place. All right, then you can just pick your bike up and swivel it into place. And when you put it on the cradle, you want to go ahead and get a chain past it on the other side, since it is not sitting in the cradle. Get it centered in the cradle, and then go ahead and put your straps back in. Then go back up to the front and secure the front pivot point. And with that, the bicycle is ready to go down the road. All right, and that covers it for our review of part number Y02071 from Yakima. This is their SideWinder Bicycle Rack.

Customer Reviews

Yakima SideWinder Roof Mounted Tandem Bike Carrier - Fork Mount - Y02071

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (3 Customer Reviews)

Load a bike built for two all on your own with the SideWinder fork mount. Attach your fork with the bike still on the ground, then simply swing the bike into place in the rear cradle. Carrier mounts on either round or square roof-rack crossbars.

- Y02071

When we ordered the Yakima Sidewinder, we hadn't realized that the luggage rack on our new RAV4 was a newer style that did not fit the couplings included with the Sidewinder. We spoke with a rep at Yakima who helped us find a fix (a set of couplings that worked) and discounted the price to us. We have a tandem bike that is quite heavy. This product makes it possible for us get the bike on the top of the car (my wife has a bad back, so I need to do most of the heavy lifting myself) and go anywhere. The product feels good and solid, too. We're secure using it and driving all over the cities and rural areas near Minneapolis. 423474

Its still working great. Not an easy thing to do - get a heavy tandem on top of an SUV, but from what I can see, your product is the best alternative out there. The bike is certainly steady and safe in your frame - we would be comfortable traveling far with it. Weve really only stayed around the Twin Cities MplsSt. Paul so far.
Michael V - 08/21/2018


- Y02071

I purchased this just over one year ago and it has performed its mission flawlessly. I have moved my tandem multiple times and thousands of miles on a 2005 Chevrolet Uplander LT without incident. The bike is held securely at the front fork and the bottom (horizontal) tube between the bottom brackets. I was concerned initially, but this does hold the bike very securely. In my opinion, the biggest benefit of this design is the incredible ease of loading the bike. The front pivoting feature makes loading a tandem easier than loading any other bicycle on any other rack I have ever used. I can do it alone and my feet only need to leave the ground to attach the bottom tube restraints, much less than what I need to do when loading single bikes. 405484

- Y02071

It was packaged well for shipping and we are happy with the rack. 87208

Would this work for a Yuba Mundo on a Kia Sorento with factory rails?
-- comment by: Brian - 01/04/2014


The SideWinder will mount only to square or round cross bars. We should be able to equip your Sorento with a set of round crossbars that will secure to the factory raised rails. Before we can do that, I'll need the model year of your Sorento. That being said, the Yuba Mundo will not fit proper in this rack. The rear support is designed for a single tube. The bottom tube on the Mundo forks shortly after the pedal assembly. The bike would be twising in the carrier. A tandem or elongated carrier that supports the rear by the wheel would be a much better choice. Check out RKY0512 or TH558P.

-- Patrick B - 1/9/2014

I have a 2005 Chevrolet Uplander LT with a factory roof rack Two longitudinal rails, no crossbars. I want to carry a Santana Arriva tandem, as well as two single bikes. I have Yakima Raptor carriers for the single bikes. What do I need to carry the tandem, and can I get something that will do that and be compatible with the Raptor carriers?
-- comment by: Bill J - 06/05/2014


To mount your Yakima Raptor and a tandem bike carrier you will first need crossbars on your 05 Chevy Uplander. For your Uplander with Factory Raised Rails I recommend the Yakima roof rack system composed of the # Y00408
Round 48" CrossBars for Yakima Roof Rack System (QTY 2)
Crossbars and # Y00138
Yakima RailGrab Towers for Flat and Raised Side Rails (QTY 4)
RailGrab Towers to attach to your existing rail system. Then you can use your Yakima Raptor Bike carriers for the single bikes and the Yakima SideWinder # Y02071
Yakima SideWinder Roof Mounted Tandem Bike Carrier - Fork Mount
for carrying your tandem bike. Please check the roof weight capacity of your Uplander and make sure that you do not exceed this capacity with the weight of your bikes, carriers, and roof rack system.

-- Rachael H - 6/9/2014


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