Rola Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 54-1/2" Long x 40-1/2" Wide x 5" Deep - 130 lbs

Rola Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 54-1/2" Long x 40-1/2" Wide x 5" Deep - 130 lbs

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This cargo basket lets you carry gear on the roof of your vehicle. Fits most factory and aftermarket roof racks. Aerodynamic shape and included fairing reduce drag and wind noise. Black powder coated steel. Lowest Prices for the best roof basket from Rola. Rola Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 54-1/2" Long x 40-1/2" Wide x 5" Deep - 130 lbs part number 59504 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.


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Rola Roof Basket - 59504

This cargo basket lets you carry gear on the roof of your vehicle. Fits most factory and aftermarket roof racks. Aerodynamic shape and included fairing reduce drag and wind noise. Black powder coated steel.


Features:

  • Roof-mounted cargo carrier makes it easy to transport gear on top of your vehicle
  • Included fairing and sleek, low-profile design reduce drag and wind noise
  • Universal mounting hardware clamps onto most crossbar styles
  • Black powder coated steel is durable and corrosion resistant
  • 2-Piece basket assembles quickly and easily
  • Extender (sold separately) lets you add 18-3/4" of length to the basket


Specs:

  • Application: round, square, aero, elliptical, and most factory crossbars
    • Maximum crossbar dimensions: 1-1/4" tall x 3-1/4" wide
  • Crossbar spread: 26-1/4", 30", 33-3/4", and 37-1/2"
    • Use the widest setting for optimum load distribution
  • Weight capacity: 130 lbs
  • Inside dimensions: 48" long x 37-1/2" wide x 4" deep
  • Outside dimensions: 54-1/2" long x 40-1/2" wide x 5" deep
  • Carrier weight: 58 lbs
  • 5-Year limited warranty


Close-up of mounting bracket on Rola Vortex cargo carrier

The Rola rooftop cargo carrier clamps around your roof rack crossbars with the included mounting brackets, spacer blocks, U-bolts, and hand knobs.



59504 Rola Vortex Rooftop Cargo Carrier Basket - Black Powder Coated Steel - 40.5" x 54.5" - 130 lbs



59504 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details 59504 Installation instructions


Video of Rola Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 54-1/2" Long x 40-1/2" Wide x 5" Deep - 130 lbs


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




Video Transcript for Rola Roof Mounted Cargo Basket Review

Speaker 1: Today we're going to be taking a look at the Rola roof mounted cargo basket, part number 59504. It's available with an extension, part number 59504-EXT. If you already have the basket you can pick up the extension separately, with part number 59505.If lack of space is a problem for your road trips, weekend excursions or tail gates, then the Rola roof mounted cargo basket is a great solution for you. It's a medium sized basket with a sleek aerodynamic look, adding the extension maintains that sleek look while upgrading it to a larger basket.Unlike some other baskets, this one includes a faring which is going to help reduce wind noise and drag, which means less annoying noise for you when you're on the road. With the cargo removed, you can see it's a sturdy steel construction with an open floor design, so dirt and debris does not build up and call fall right through.It has a black powder coat finish so it's going to be resistant to rust and corrosion, and you can feel it comfortable leaving it on in inclement weather. Our customer Velazquez T says, "This rack is the best.

I got one on my '15 Tacoma. I just got another one for my '07 4runner, with the extension, and I'm really happy. It fits so perfect. If you need more cargo space, just give your SUV a nice look and increase your cargo room. This fits all.

Rola rocks!"The standard basket has inside dimensions of 48" long, 37.5" wide and 4" deep. Outside dimensions are 54.5" long, 40.5" wide and 5" deep. With the extension, it measures 67" long, 37.5" wide and 4" deep. That's the inside dimensions. The outside dimensions are 74.5" long, 40.5" wide and 5" deep.As you can see here, even with the extension installed we still have plenty of room to open up our rear hatch.

In either configuration, it has a weight capacity of 130 pounds. Now, you want to be sure and check with your roof rack's owner's manual and your vehicle's owner's manual to see how much weight it can carry. It's going to attach to your round, square, arrow, elliptical and most factory roof rack systems with the included hardware.Customers on our site are comparing this to the Curt roof mounted cargo basket. Now the Curt does have a higher weight capacity of 150 pounds, but it does not have an extension available for it. It's 41.5" long on the outside, which is shorter than the 54.5" long on the Rola.

They are both made out of a steel construction and they both also have a faring, and that's going to complete our look at the Rola roof mounted cargo basket.


Customer Reviews

Rola Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 54-1/2" Long x 40-1/2" Wide x 5" Deep - 130 lbs - 59504

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (434 Customer Reviews)

This cargo basket lets you carry gear on the roof of your vehicle. Fits most factory and aftermarket roof racks. Aerodynamic shape and included fairing reduce drag and wind noise. Black powder coated steel.

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Built well overall doesnt fit a 2017 CX-5 perfectly but works. Sticker on the back was peeling off out of the box and left a lot of papaer and adhesive behind. 576350



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Just finished the install. Pretty straight forward. Seems to be a solid item. Sliding the rubber sleeves over the seams was a bit difficult...even with lubricant. I like the look of the basket and how solid it feels. Overall this should work for all my needs. 571667



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The Rola roof rack has performed amazing. I’ve owned it for just about a year now and have no complaints. I have not experienced any rust and I live in New England where everything rusts, so that says something! It may not be the most high tech roof rack on the market but for the price this is easily the best bang for your buck. I took other people’s recommendations of using silicone to help seal off the rubber gasket that forms the seal over the 2 connecting areas and would definitely recommend doing that because it’ll last longer that way. 570111



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As advertised - thank you! 575893



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Great basket. Worked great for pur 2000 mile road trip recently! Allowed more room inside car by putting stuff on the roof! Went together fairly easy and very easy to place and secure on roof of car. 561406



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The Rola roof basket was easy to assemble, and easy to install onto the roof of my car as well. Looks nice, no road noise that I noticed and was reasonably priced also. 561772



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The roof rack is better built than I thought it would be. It's securely mounted and doesn't move around when you grab it and give it a good hard tug. It looks great on my truck. Apparently, Rola doesn't include sealant for the joints as in previous versions. However, the joints are nicely powder coated, so that should help. I'll pick up some black silicone and put a small bead around the joints anyway, so it's all good. This was my first purchase from etrailer, and I have to say I'm impressed. I ordered it Saturday afternoon and it was delivered Wednesday. Even more amazing is there was a bad storm and their warehouse was struck by lightning, crippling their computers. They STILL got it to me quickly. Kudos to etrailer, I'll 11706



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Very good rack!! I purchased the rack and extension (don't pass up the extension) for trips to the beach. With the extension, it easily handles my canopy, chairs, etc. MUCH easier to bungee that stuff down in a basket as opposed to strapping it securly to my crossbars. Overall I'm VERY pleased. Two minor points that could be improved: 1) connections when assembling the halves/extension. They imnproved the design by welding in one half of the connection tubes, thereby reducing the number of screws being relied upon. However, in the older models (as shown in the directions with the kit) you received a tube of sealant. This sealant has been excluded (or was not included in my shipment) which leads to a bit of rust inside of the connections and around the screw holes. I solved this by dis-assembling, cleaning, painting, and re-assembling this time with silicone in the joints. Really sounds worse than it is. Took perhaps 30mins total,spread over 2 nights. Now, I leave my basket on al the time, so it's constantly exposed to weather. 2) tie down brackete assembly. the large plastig pieces that fit between the bars should really be coated with some sort of rubber to increase friction against your cross-bars and prevent sliding. I had the basket REALLY loaded and experienced a shifting on my first right turn. Solved it with a bit or rope I had, cross-tied from front to basket to opposite side of roof rack. All that said, these are VERY MINOR and I LOVE this basket.....especially for the $$$. Very well built. 3490



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Some quality control issues Overall, I like the basket, think it is fairly priced, and am happy with it. However, there were two quality control issues that should be noted. I'll mention those in a moment. The overall unit is solid and looks good on my black Jeep Liberty. It fit well on the OEM crossbars and was straightforward to install. The unit is pretty heavy, but it has a really solid, substantial feel that makes me think it will securely hold whatever I put up there (within the 130 lb limit). Now, on to the complaints. These are really small things, but are still worth noting. First, there is a noticeable dent in the main large tube on the left front side. It is clearly a factory defect because the dent has been powder coated along with the rest. If I had bought it locally, I would have taken it back and exchanged it. Having had it shipped, I simply cannot go through that. Second, there was an error in the placement of the holes where you use screws to hold the two halves together. Three of the four screw holes lined up fine, but on one of the smaller tubes, the inner hole didn't match the outer hole. I had to drill my own hole to set the screw. These aren't major problems, but it's sloppy on both counts. On balance, I would recommend the product and would not make a different choice if I had it to do over. Also, I should note that etrailer did everything you could ask for. I ordered it on a Saturday evening and they shipped it on Monday morning. It arrived Wednesday. You can't ask for more than that. 2065



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This is exactly what I was looking for to add a little extra space to my 2011 Toyota Rav4. It was extremely easy to put together and install. It is strong enough that I even added my canoe racks to the side bars so now I can have the storage and have my boat racks on top as well. I was expecting a lot more road noise but I cant really tell the difference. So far so good. eTrailer had fast, free shipping and it was right on time and packaged well. 229421


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Excellent ! Love it fantastic value

Brian W - 10/06/2016

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Its still doing great I love it wonderful value thank you. I may actually be purchasing another one for my suburban soon !

Brian W - 10/07/2016

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Hi- I have just mounted the Rola Roof Cargo Basket on the roof of my Honda Pilot. I have to say it looks fantastic. Assembly was essentially very easy (though I wish I had some rubber safe lubricant available at the time [ my error- the instructions clearly stated to use some] ). Mounting it on the roof bars was incredibly easy and the mounting mechanism is intuitive and yet appears really secure. It is a good size, looks fabulous and seems really strong. As it was cheaper than some of the more established brands, I was a little concerned about how it might look- but absolutely no worries there. 206331


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Excellent. We are planning on going camping with it shortly and it has been well used throughout the year. It still looks as good as it did upon purchase and feels as strong

Frank H - 06/21/2016

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I like the rack, I think it looks good on the Tahoe. I plan on leaving it there most of the time. There were a couple of minor dings, nothing more then buying it at a store (and it is a rack). Only real complaint was that the Rola sticker was on crooked, upside-down, and torn. Guess I'll need to peel that off and find another sticker. Here are some pics of the rack on my Tahoe. 17572



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I purchased the Rola Roof Mounted Cargo Basket for my 2017 Outback Subaru several weeks back. We were in need of extra space for our camping/vacation trips and this seemed to be an excellent, low cost solution. I mounted the carrier a few days before our first trip and have left it in place since that time and used it for a few adventures so far. Installation: Building the rack was not as easy as I had hoped, despite the fact all you are doing is connecting the two pieces of the rack. The first challenge was getting the rubber seal around the contact point between the two pieces. This was not simple to do, even using lubricant. This took a surprising amount of time and frustration. After that you had to get the two sections to align to insert the screws to connect the pieces. This was very difficult - it could be that my particular unit was slightly bent. I ended up using a rubber mallet to get the pieces to align and that took care of the issue. Mounting to the roof rack on the Outback itself was very straight forward and by far the easiest part. Usage: Loading, strapping and unloading was very easy. Plenty of connection point for straps and bungee cords depending upon your strategy. Quality: The structure itself is clearly very solid and robust. No concerns from a structural quality. The only quality issue is that it appears the unit was not handled well at the factory and several corners had the paint scratched off exposing the metal to possible rusting. The Rola brand sticker on the back was not aligned and very cheap, the color was removed by the sun within a few weeks. Looks: This is where this unit shines. It really looks nice compared to many of the other products. I've seen many cheap racks that are very square and unattractive. This rack is very sleek looking. It's a great looking addition. While I had some issues, overall I still think it's a solid product, especially given the price point of this particular unit. 411125


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After a year - We have used the Rack quite a few times over the past summer and this summer. So far it continues to excel. I did remove the rack during the winter, removal was easy. I greased up the screw connections and kept everything together to make it simple to remount in the spring. Getting the rack re-installed was simple, about 10min. Rack also stores fairly easy in the garage. The Rola logo sticker was quickly worn and Ive since removed. The plastic wind screen is also showing sun age, I hope it continues to hold up without cracking. Overall unit is terrific especially at the price point.

Kent V - 07/26/2018

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Pretty heavy duty rack. Rear sticker peeled on first highway ride, no big deal because I didn’t buy it for the sticker 563080



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Went together with no issues except I did have to "DE-UPS" it by taking out a bent tube end where the 2 halves join. UPS also through in some free scratches to boot. (I prefer Fed-Ex). This was a standardized fault of UPS and not the product. I did get the extension, it is longer & still SOLID. Bolted to the Factory VW Touareg crossbars with no issues. The Rola rack adds flexibility to carry long items also form local home centers. It also makes space for our 135LB German Shepard St. Bernard mix dog since all vacation supplies go up on the rack now. 20695



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Installed the Rola Cargo Basket on my 2013 Kia Sorento and absolutely love the way it looks. I did read the prior reviews and took the advise of using black silicone on the screw holes and pipe connections to help avoid and rusting that may occur with exposure to rain. Our twins are older now and we traded in the minivan for this vehicle but we still have a ton of "stuff" needed for our activities and we are confident that this rack will get the job done! Our vehicle has a sun roof and a moon roof over the second row so laying anything on the roof of the vehicle was not an option. BTW - I assembled and installed it on my own while my husband was at work so it can be done solo =) 49703



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Another great product Rola! The Rola Platypus Expandable Roof Bag along with the Rola (59504) Cargo Roof Basket proved to be a great combination on my 2008 Chevy Equinox. The problem with the Equinox is the short space between the factory installed roof rack cross bars (only 26 inches). The solution was the Rola Cargo Roof Basket. It was easy to assemble (requiring only a screw driver) and mounted to the vehicle's roof rack without any tools at all. Once the basket was in place, attaching the Platypus bag was a snap...literally. Put the platypus on the basket, open the roof bag all the way, load the roof bag (we had 2 duffle bags, 2 gym/stuff bags, 1 small suitcase and a suit bag), close the roof bag zipper, strap it to the roof basket and pull it tight. Total install time was 15 minutes to put on the basket and about the same to load and secure. While on the road the Platypus was great. We traveled over 2500 miles round trip from NJ to Southern FL and we found little change in vehicle noise and only a slight decrease in the fuel mileage. Once we arrived we removed the Platypus Roof Bag and left the Basket in place...no problems at all. We hit some monsoon type rain (summer in Florida, what would you expect) and the Platypus performed just fine. This is not a 'water proof' bag and it states that right in the instructions. By placing the duffle bags and the other contents in plastic garbage bags, everything remained dry, without exception. One minor thing that I had to do on my own was to purchase caps for the thread ends for the 'U-bolt' mounts so the roof basket didn't puncture the Platypus Bag. I simply used tire valve caps ($2.00 for 8 at Wal-Mart) and they worked perfectly. 2326



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Nice roof rack very convenient, more room inside the car. Delivery on time was great. Thank you 564434



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Ordered the Rola Roof Cargo Basket for our 2013 Subaru XV CrossTrek. Easy ordering process, great price and value. Rack arrived on time and was exactly as described and even better quality than expected. This has a great profile and is nicely fabricated. Assembly and installation was a breeze. I single handedly assembled and installed the rack in about 20 minutes. I utilized others comments / suggestions and used clear silicone for added water proofing at the pipe joints and as a rubber sleeve lubricant. Worked great. Only negative comments I have (and expected) are 1. Adds additional wind noise but really only noticeable with the sunroof open and 2. Drag created by rack dropped fuel economy slightly. All-in-all I would recommend this rack as a great alternative to the higher priced racks (you know who you are) and also a way better rack than the slightly cheaper Curt rack (had one of these on a Jeep). 543112



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I have had a Rola Rack 59504 with extension 59505 since 2006. I first had it on my 2006 Hummer H3 and it is now on my 2008 Hunner Edition Alpha H3. It made an over 4000 mile 9 state expedition loaded with a spare tire and camping gear. I traveled offroad on the Mojave Desert Road, trails around Death Valley and offroad trails in Moab, Utah. I really like this rack that I can easily remove without help and it only weighs 50 lbs so the rack itself does not use up weight allowed. I just ordered two 59506 mounting kits so I can add a third cross bar just for insurance offroading. Ashlea C was very helpful with my order. 25692


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I have installed my ROLA roof rack and Im happy with the look but I have been in the market for a rear spare tire cooler rack which is featured in these pictures could you provide information as to who markets this product ??? Thanx BillyB

-- comment by: BillyB - 06/28/2013

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We actually carry something very similar, the Surco Spare Tire Cargo Basket. Instead of sitting on top of the spare and securing around it, this one actually secures to the studs that are used to secure the spare. It works in much the same way as a spare tire mounted bike rack. Be sure to check out the review video too.

-- Patrick B - 6/28/2013

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Hi David how did you mount the spare tire to the Rola roof Basket???? They do not offer a mounting device?Looks great!Let us know!

-- comment by: John S - 11/02/2013

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Bought this rack nearly 2 years ago. It has suited my needs very well. It has carried people, wood, and cargo. For the price you can't beat it! Its starting to show its age with some rust spots, but hey its metal, metal rusts. Don't let this deter you from buying it, GET IT MAN! I attached some pictures of it installed on my Jeep 18218



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Service and product delivered by Etrailer was Excellent. I ordered online and was contacted by phone and email regarding my order status. They were courteous and professional throughout the process. I did pay extra for expedited shipping and was not disappointed. My Rola vortex cargo basket arrived in 3 days. I immediately started assembly. I was very impressed with the quality, the powder coated look, and the baskets firm and solid structure. It was completely assembled in less than 30 minutes. I read in some other product reviews that some of the screw holes didn't match up...I did not have this problem. I used silicone at each screw point and around the 4 connection points where the 2 sides of the basket fit together. Rubber sleeves were also provided to minimize water intrusion into the bars themselves. Minimizing the potential for rust down the road. Fully assembled Rola's 48"x37.5"x4"(interior dimensions) basket weighs about 35lbs. It is easily installed by one, however I had help after placing it in position on my roof with the bracket install, not necessary but simplified positioning. From box to roof took less than hour to complete. After stepping back and enjoying how much I liked the look of this edition to my vehicle. I took it for a test drive. With windows and sunroof open, the noise level remained relatively the same, even at highway speeds, I barely noticed. I plan on ordering a Rola cargo bag from Etrailer in the spring, this will most definitely have noise issues, but that'll be for another review. Thank you again Etrailer, the experience was Excellent and you have earned my repeat business! 293460



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Product is well constructed and is solid on the car. Easy to put together and installed in less than an hour using a screwdriver and tape measure. Etrailer had the product delivered less than 72 hours. Great experience! Happy with product and the service! 54993



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After camping out of our 2013 Subaru Outback for the first time, we realized the usefulness of a roof rack to put tubs and coolers overnight. We looked around for a quality basket when we came across this Rola basket at etrailer.com and the pricepoint was right on. (I'm not that guy who spends $$$+ for anything because it's a yuppy brand. I like quality products but shop around for competitive prices before I buy anything.) The package arrived exactly when quoted, undamaged. I opened the box right away and found the basket VERY easy to assemble. The rack comes in two main pieces. All you have to do is align and slide the two main pieces together, and drill the screws in. It's easy enough for one person to assemble with only a screwdriver or cordless drill with Phillips head bit. The Rola rack feels very sturdy and is a well-made product. Once I screwed on the wind deflector, I could tell it was a sharp design and was happy with the sporty looks. I could also tell the mounting brackets were easy to figure out and seemed they would be quite effective at bracing the rack to the top of our new Subie. I was able to lift the basket and lay it upon the factory crossbars without help, though I wouldn't recommend it unless you're fairly strong and/or rather tall. (I'm neither, but was determined to get it done to surprise my wife.) If I remember correctly, it weights a bit over 40-lbs. Aligning the rack on the vehicle and determining its position is a personal preference and is as easy as sliding and nudging it until you're good with it. The mounting brackets then mount around your factory crossbar in four places, and attach to two of the cross-tubes as shown in the manufacturer's photos. Very easy to attach and tighten, even BY HAND. Lots of PROS to the Rola basket, and etrailer.com too! Product Availability. Price. Ease of Assembly. Quick Delivery. Our only CON to the rack is the added wind noise, but we expected that. Great looks! Great design! Easy Assembly. Very happy Subie owners! 60969



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Got the Rola Rack & Extension Was delivered only in 4 days, and i just installed my rack which i purchased on etrailer Im very satisfied with the rack beside the little minors like the extension were you connect them w/c has a little gap and also little bubbles with the powder coat finish... Other than that unit fits my 2007 Chevy Tahoe Truck just right and Im happy with this product,just like the massive material used and design is just right ... together with couple of more inches long with the ext... next upgrade (lift kit & wheels) 15129



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I was shopping around for cargo basket to get that additional storage space while traveling and camping. I noticed how pricey they can be with some of the bigger brands, then came across the Rolla basket. The price point was better than others I had researched, so I took a chance and ordered it. When it arrived there was assembly required and after thoroughly reading the instructions I got everything put together. I did have minor difficulty with the rubber ring (that seal over screws where the basket comes together in the middle), but was able to make them work with a little bit of grease (rubber friendly). I was able to mount the basket on my own onto my car without any difficulty. I own a 2011 Subaru Outback and the mounting brackets were easy to attach to my rooftop brackets, securing the basket. I may order a small sheet of neoprene to cut small pieces to place between my car’s brackets and the securing brackets that came with the basket which hold it in place, to reduce the possibility of any noise going over bumps or damage to my car’s bracket (just for extra measure because I can be a little OCD) The quality of the basket is solid and sturdy and I am beyond pleased with the what I have received for the price point it is at. Very happy customer! 485866



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I use rola rack all the time. Sturdy and easy to use. Along with the larger web like bungy cord... It keeps my stuff safe while driving. 563280



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I love my new roof cargo basket! I purchased this one based on the reviews I've seen on Subaru Outbacks and it wasn't too cheap or extremely expensive like the yuppy Yakima and Thule brands. I ordered it on Wednesday and it delivered on Monday. Me being a small girl, you definitely need another person to assist joining the two pieces together. It would have been nicer if the rack came all in one piece. The most difficult part were putting on the rubber gaskets. Overall, I love the sporty look and this is exactly what I wanted for our next move, camping trip, road trip , etc. 547067



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After reading a lot of reviews, I ordered the Rola roof cargo basket with extension last weekend. On Thursday, the packages arrived at my door. The basket and the extension are black powder coated and of very strong and solid construction. No visible damage from the factory or shipping. Assembling the 3 pieces was easy. I read some reviews that said one or a couple of the screw holes did not align very well and there were no holes pre-drilled on the front for mounting the plastic wind deflector. I was fortunate that neither was true on mine. All the holes aligned fairly well and there were 4 pre-drilled holes in the front for wind deflector mounting. However, I did have one of the holes on the side that was just a tad too large so the screw would not have much bite going in. In fact, I could easily use my fingers to screw it in all the way in and take it out. There was no way to totally secure the screw - it just kept spinning once it's in. I figured it probably wouldn't be a big deal because there were 11 other screws to hold the pieces together and it did seem pretty solid. I ended up using some loctite on that particular screw, which may or may not do a good job. As some of the other reviews have suggested, the joints where the front, rear and extension tubes are joined together are not very precise (although joining them was a breeze) - several have visibly larger gaps, which is the culprit of developing rust for a lot of people when water gets in those joints. I applied silicon right away on those joints after I put the pieces together and let it dry overnight. This should prevent water from getting in the joints and developing rust. I'd recommend everyone doing so, regardless of which brand of basket you buy - it's impossible to have the joints so precise and air tight to the degree of water proof. Make sure you use the kind that's meant for outside and sun-proof :) A whopping $5 will save you a lot of headache down the road. This evening I mounted the basket with extension on top of my '06 4Runner. Yes, the basket is pretty heavy, but even mounting it by myself wasn't difficult at all. The brackets seated very well on the factory cross bars and the baskets sits on top of my truck very securely. I'm glad that I got the extension (I suggest you do too!) - the length is perfect for the 4Runner and it provides a much larger area to tie your cargo down. I know some people are concerned about not being able to use their sun/moon roof with the extension. It probably covers 1/2 to 2/3 of my moon roof, but there's plenty of clearance underneath for the moon roof to operate. I've looked at some pictures of the trucks with the basket without extension mounted and I think it looks sort of weird being that short and you lose quite a lot of cargo area. I love the low profile of the basket. It's just tall enough to function perfectly, but it looks so much better than Yakimas, Thules, and most other off brands. AND I was so excited to confirm that I had plenty of clearance to get through my garage door opening!! I think with most other baskets, I would not be able to park my truck in the garage anymore unless I take them off. That's why my big Thule roof cargo carrier always sits in the garage until I go on backpacking trips with my dogs. My Belgian Malinois and German Shepherd ride in their crates when they're in a vehicle and friends and I usually have quite a bit of gear that needs space in and on top of the vehicle :) I took the truck out just now for a spin on the highway to test the basket out. It was 8:30 at night and a lot quieter than day time. I could hear some wind noise once I got above 60 mph, but it was fairly minimal. It's certainly a lot quieter than my Thule cargo carrier. And I had the stereo OFF!! The whine from my BFG AT KO coming from underneath was more noticeable than the wind noise generated by the basket. I do agree with several other people's reviews and think that it would be even better if the manufacturer made the plastic wind deflector longer and cover the entire width of the front - I don't know why they didn't or don't. It would further reduce wind noise and look better too. The fastest I went during the test drive was 75 mph and there was no rattling whatsoever. I have not tested the basket with cargo loaded - will do on the next backpacking trip :) But I'm very confident that it will hold its own very well given the sturdy and solid construction. If they could make it a big lighter without sacrificing strength and rigidity, I would be even happier. Overall, I'm very satisfied with the purchase! I'm glad I did not spend more money getting a Yakima or Thule. The Rola is a really high-value product and I would rate it an "excellent" despite a couple of minor QA issues. Its strength and sturdiness give me peace of mind and I LOVE the lower profile it has compared to most other brands of baskets! Etrailer did a great job statusing me via emails after I placed my order and shipping it out so fast! 11835


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Now THAT is how to write a thorough review!

-- comment by: Sonny - 04/21/2015

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Holes didn't line up exact. Welds were sloppy but will hold fine. Used a little silicone to seal up the rack since it's in two pieces to help prevent rust. Rola did a poor job packing so there were a few scratches fresh out of an undamaged box. As far as looks go you can't beat the Rola rack unless you want to drop $1,000+ on a Gobi rack. Which the price is high because they originally designed them for Hummer owners who have alot more money. Functionality it works great. Other than it doesn't have attachments like the Yakima, but some Yakima attachments will work they are very similar. What it really comes down to is how much you want to spend and if you care about looks. Honestly Yakima probably is a better choice and not that different in cost. Though the Rola is nicer looking. At least on a Grand Cherokee. It's all personal preference. I think I covered everything except installation which didn't take long at all. 43335



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Really happy with this rack. The build is surprisingly sturdy for how little it costs. It fits great on my older model RX300, and did not need the extender. The installation was a breeze, and my only complaints are those already listed by other reviewers. The shipping leaves a little to be desired (not etrailer's fault). The box should have more packing materials... a little styrofoam would go a long way. The rack arrived a little scratched up, but as mentioned... nothing that wouldn't happen after a couple hundred miles of driving on the road. Also, the place where the front and back section connect is a little poorly thought out. I'd like to see some sort of rubber ring or other coverage to seal up the connection. But oh well... it's inexpensive, easy to install, looks great and i'm sure will do a great job. 24665



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Great product! Easy to put together and install. Looks great on my 2000 Jeep Cherokee. Customer service was top notch as well. I highly recommend etrailer and the rola roof rack. 113956


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Rack is working great a year later and e-trailer has even followed up to make sure! It is nice to buy quality from a great vendor.

Ben - 01/16/2015

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We have a 2015 Subaru Outback. It has side rails and cross bars but nothing to keep our roof top cargo bag from sitting directly on the roof. So we were looking for a basket for mounting to the rails and holding the cargo off of the roof, saw good reviews on this one and felt it was a good price. Since we had a limited amount of time left before needing it, I called into etrailer and spoke with Vince. He was very easy to converse with, answered my questions, took my order over the phone so that the basket could be sent out as soon as possible and even told me how I could get a price match applied to my purchase. I received the basket yesterday, assembled it and mounted to my Subaru this morning. It is a very sturdy piece of equipment, well made, fit well, looks good and will certainly hold all of the items we will need to haul. The basket comes in 2 halves which you put together using rubber gaskets to cover the connecting screws and joints. There is the deflector that is mounted to the front using 4 screws and then the mounting brackets that are used to mount it to the roof crossbars. Our bars were 30" apart center to center and everything fit perfectly and looks great. We will be putting it to use this weekend on our beach trip. 224645



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So it has been a year with the Rola Roof Basket on our 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee and it has been well used! Some feedback on it would be: - It has a good balance of size and depth with regards to holding capacity. - It appears to be well made and thought out. I currently have a couple of small concerns that lead me to rate it 4 out of 5. - The plastic clamping spacers for the cross bars work well enough, but they could stand to be taller for the length of the u-bolts that are provided. With the factory Jeep roof bows, the outer basket tubing CAN contact the retaining knobs even with very precise placement. I cut rectangles of 1/4" (.250") thick rubber mat that I zip tied to the contact section of the plastic spacers to lift and insulate the basket from the cross bows. This solved all of my concerns with using it on the factory Jeep bows. - UV resistance. We do not leave the roof basket in place when it is not needed and simply hang it on heavy duty hooks from the garage ceiling. However, we left it in place for about 1 month and it began to fade pretty quickly. The vinyl decal on the lexan wind deflector showed the most fading. It could definitely be better, but like anything else, it still functions well regardless. Overall, a great looking and valuable storage/carrying product for those who need it at a good price point. 265902



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Love the way it looks amazing. Great price would recommend to anyone ,thanks so much. 411362



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Great basket! We got the 18" extension and all parts fit together well and were easy to assemble. The mounting brackets are the best we have seen on similar priced racks and hold to rack securely to the rails of our 2006 Commander. The loading of camping equipment is much easier with a roof basket, just load it all on top and there are lots of places to attach tie-downs. Fits in standard garage on 4WD Commander with about 4" to spare. Overall great basket for the price, appears very well constructed and is pretty heavy steel. Make sure you check manufacturers weight limits for the rack on your vehicle, especially if ordering adding the extension. Good service and prompt shipping from etrailer. 43778



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Looks sharp on the 2014 Subaru Outback!!! I have been looking at the various cargo baskets for weeks and finally decided on the Rola Cargo Basket. I couldn't be happier. The basket fits perfectly on the new Outback. It doesn't look to small like the Yakima Loadwarrior (a.k.a the OEM cargo basket) or too large like the Yakima Megawarrior. It also isn't cheaply made like some of the other cargo baskets. Assembly was a breeze and I highly recommend purchasing/using a all weather silicone to prevent rust. Etrailer is a great company and upgraded my shipping for free! Delivery took about 3-4 business days and their customer service staff kept me updated along the way. 114776


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It was my pleasure. I dont usually write reviews but in this case, etrailer is an excellent company and it was the least I could do. The Rola basket has worked really well and have used it several times on family vacations. Im actually in the market to by a new, bigger cargo basket Yakima Load Warrior wextension and I was wondering if etrailer offers any discounts for returning customers? I would be more than happy to write another review with pictures of this helps!

Finke - 03/04/2015

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My cargo carrier arrived while I was out of town.so we will have to wait for a full report.i will say tracking by etrailer.com was great.so really I have no doubts about their product stand by 428128


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Bought the B-W trailer hitch,one of the best on the market,and your company delivered on time,and item was safely packed.great service and we will be using you folks again thanks

Ric - 09/04/2018

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The package arrived after 6 days and it was in good shape. The cargo basket also serves as a crossbar for Thule fork mounts. It fits perfectly well with my Jeep. I also put a bike lock to protect my investment. Thank You E Trailer 154627



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The Honda factory rack is pretty useless, and adding this Rola rack gives me the ability to securely carry a lot more stuff. It fit together nicely, and wasn't hard to assemble. The rack is solid and we'll made, but the finish scratches easily. The factory Honda CRV crossbars work okay for mounting the rack. I'm very happy with the quality I got at this price. I used plumbers putty to make double sure no water could get into the couplings. 551509



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The rack is overall really great. It was pretty easy to install. I only needed my husband to help me lift it on top of my car. It has served us well on camping trips and allows cargo to be secured with ease. I really like how the edges are straight so that all the space can be used. Looks nice on a 2017 Crosstrek. I would recommend to a friend. Only negative is that the decals were scratched on the front when we received it continues to fade quickly (have had it about 6 months). Also, the back sticker fell off about two weeks in. 465012



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We have installed and used this product. It was easy to put together and it makes loading our roof bag a snap. I would have given it an excellent rating, but we had some rusty screws that we had to replace as they were the ones that hold the front windscreen on and they were ugly and we couldn't stand looking at them. It didn't leave us feeling confident that the rest of this rack isn't going to rust, but it has been in the rain already with no signs. We'll see how it goes in winter. Overall, it is a great product though. Shipping was fast and it was simple to get on the roof racks. 137028


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Weve been using this product for a year. We have taken it off the roof and reinstalled it several times and it still works great. My only issue is that we have had more rusting on certain parts of the rack installation equipment. Its meant to be in weather so they really should have done a better job on this. Overall, we have been very happy.

Sue - 06/25/2015

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I was extremely impressed and satisfied with the item and how quickly it got here. 43168



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Loaded up luggage for 5 people and drove to Florida on top of my 2012 Dodge Journey. With a couple of tarps and proper ratchet straps and bungy chords, it worked like a charm, and saved me quite a bit of cargo room in the back. Had minimal wind resistance and hardly affected my gas mileage at all. Even wind noise on top was not significant. I highly recommend the Rola Rooftop Basket. 166962



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The Rola Roof Mounted Cargo Basket arrived in "new" condition three days from time of order. The rack is sturdy, appears to be of good quality, and has solid and easy to use attachments for connecting to the top of the car. The dimensions are a good fit not only for the looks of my 2017 Subaru Outback, but also are a good match for the 30" distance between the Subaru cross bars and the width of the cross bar supports. There is an increase in wind noise as speed goes above 60 mph as is to be expected in an otherwise quiet car. The rack's interior dimensions are a good match for a 44 x 34 x 17 roof top cargo bag with an inch or two to spare. 353278



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The rack was well packed and was delivered quickly without any problem or damage. All of the needed parts were there and the instructions were easy to follow. It took me about an hour to assembly the rack and install it on my 2016 Trail Premium. The rack is solid and was easy to attach to my OEM crossbars with provided hardware. I do some beach riding so having extra space on top for coolers, fishing gear, and a shelter is very handy. I've included photos of my T4R with the rack installed. I would recommend it and it's a good value compared to others on the market. 312954



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So far, so good. Manipulating the gaskets was a bit tricky, but worthwhile because they provide a tight fit once in place. Basket is solid. Because my Subaru 2011 Outback is rated at 150 max weight, the basket (with extension) takes a third of that capacity. Therefore, bulky and lightweight items go on top of the car, and more dense, heavy ietms in the car. For my current purposes, this is no problem, but buyers should be mindful of their objectives. Installation was easy. At highway speeds, the wind is noticeable, but I can’t think of any way around that. At this point, I’m very pleased. Thanks! 556050



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Didn’t take long to put together just a little tricky put the rubber seals on the sides. So I used some WD40 spray on it & it worked out good. Love the way it looks on the PATHFINDER. Next test is putting a load on top and taking a trip!!!! 556298



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Heavy duty, we'll built product at a great price. 559660


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  • Rola Roof Basket Compatibility With Ski And Snowboard Carrier And Cargo
  • Yes. I reached out to the manufacturer and you can add accessories to the Rola Roof Mounted Cargo Basket - Steel - 52" Long x 40-1/2" Wide x 6" Deep - 130 lbs # 59504 as long as you have the clearance for the mounting hardware. The rungs on the basket are 3.06 inches center on center so you can put accessories over 2 rungs in a similar way to a single crossbar. I've attached a link to our snowboard and ski racks for your convenience. You will want to make sure you stay at or under...
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  • Will Rola Cargo Basket # 59504 Fit On 2012 Jeep Patriot
  • If your 2012 Jeep Patriot has side-to-side crossbars that 3-1/4 inches wide or less, the Rola Roof Cargo Carrier # 59504 is a good fit. This cargo carrier is 52 inches long and the Rola Cargo Basket Extension # 59505 will add an additional 18-3/4 inches to that. I recommend purchasing the basket first to ensure a proper fit, then purchase the extension later if needed. Your side-to-side crossbars will need to be spaced out by 26-1/4 inches, 30 inches, 33-3/4 inches or 37-1/2 inches for...
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About Us
photos and videos
1,056,204

Original Photos & Videos

Produced to make sure you know what you are getting and you get exactly what you need.

installations
35,570

Installations Completed

To make sure products work and fit the way they are supposed to.

etrailer call center
2,476,511

Phone Calls & Emails Answered

1,125,924 phone calls and 1,350,587 emails to help find the right solution.

etrailer training
400+

Average Hours of Product Training

We get to know our products firsthand so experts can better help you.

etrailer service
71

Years of Quality Customer Service

Assisting our neighbors and customers, face to face at the counter.

etrailer experts
193,357

Pages of Expert Information

Created to make sure you have all the answers to your questions, from real experts.