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  • Dimensions of U-Bolts in Replacement Mounting Hardware Kit for Car Top Cargo Roof Boxes CTC-18PARTS
  • The Replacement Mounting Hardware Kit for Car Top Cargo Roof Cargo Boxes, part # CTC-18PARTS, includes u-bolts that measure 3-3/4-inches inside width and 2-1/2-inches depth measured at the center detent. These and other dimensions are shown on the picture I made for you after I measured the u-bolt. The threaded portion of the ends measures 1-1/4-inches.
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  • Mounting Old Yakima Rocketbox Properly To Yakima Roof Rack
  • For your Rocketbox, the Replacement Mounting Hardware for Rhode Gear or ProRack Rooftop Cargo Box 10 # 8870098 is also the kit that works on older Yakima RocketBoxes. These will install just like the Car Top Cargo video I've attached for you. The u-bolts will be under your crossbars, go through the box, and then have the metal plate and nut on the inside of the carrier. The straps are not needed for attaching to your crossbars but can be used inside your carrier to keep your cargo from...
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  • Replacement Mounting Hardware for a Sears Sport 20-SV Cargo Box
  • They do not make any specific replacement parts for the Sears Sport 20-SV anymore however, you can certainly make the Replacement Mounting Hardware part # CTC-18PARTS work for you. The holes may not align perfectly but you can always drill new ones and use part # LT37467 to cover the old ones. This is a very popular option for the older Sears cargo boxes like what you have.
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  • Mounting Hardware Kit for Sears X Cargo Roof Mounted Cargo Box
  • I am not aware of any direct fit mounting hardware kits available for the Sears X Cargo Roof Mounted Cargo Boxes due to their age. As you mentioned, you will need to drill holes in order to mount it onto a set of crossbars. The u-bolts kits are universal, not model specific. I recommend the Mounting Hardware for Car Top Cargo Roof Cargo Box part # CTC-18PARTS if you have aero crossbars.
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  • Recommended Roof Top Cargo Box for a 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser
  • When it comes to picking out the best roof cargo carrier for your 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser a lot really depends on what you are looking to use it for and what you are hauling. Typically the higher end cargo boxes are made out of stronger materials which helps them to be a little more sturdy than some of our entry-level options. If your Cruiser just has the side rails that run front to back but no crossbars then you will want to install Thule WingBar Evo Bars # TH711400 for Silver or #...
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  • Car Top Cargo Box Fit Factory Roof Rack of 2016 Subaru Forester
  • The Car Top Cargo Rooftop Box # CTC-18S will fit crossbars that are no more than 3-3/4 inches wide and 1-3/16 inches tall. You'll need to measure the bars on your 2016 Subaru Forester to confirm a fit. It also requires a crossbar spread of 22 inches but can be expanded to 31 inches by drilling holes into the box. There isn't a smaller capacity version of this box. For a similar style box that's smaller look at the Yakima RocketBox Pro # Y07191 that is confirmed to fit your Forester....
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  • Replacement Mounting Hardware for Thule Sidekick Cargo Box
  • We have what you need, but the part # CTC-18PARTS is not it. You instead would want the part # TH02943 for U-bolts, part # TH03918 for brackets, and then # TH04877 for replacement wing nut.
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  • Alternate Mounting Hardware for Karrite Rooftop Cargo Box
  • Thule made the Karrite cargo boxes for Sears and since the original Thule mounting parts are no longer available you can use a similar u-bolt kit # CTC-18PARTS from Car Top Cargo. You might need to drill a few new holes in the box to fit the alternate hardware; any extra holes can be sealed up using RTV High-Performance Silicone Gasket Maker # LT37467. A handy item to use with a rooftop cargo box is the lightweight folding step # CAM43672 from Camco.
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  • Recommended Best-Value Rooftop Cargo Box for 2017 Subaru Outback Wagon
  • Perhaps the best overall value in a rooftop cargo box is indeed one of the Thule products, their Force Medium cargo box # TH624. This box offers 13-cubic-feet of internal capacity, a 110-lb cargo weight rating and a manageable box weight of only 35-lbs when empty. Locks are included and the Force installs quickly thanks to Thule's Quick-Grip mounting clamps, also included. Thule is great about standing behind their products with service and replacement parts. You might consider a simple...
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  • 2016 Jeep Renegade Roof Rack and Cargo Box Fit Recommendation
  • To see all of the roof rack options we offer for your 2016 Jeep Renegade check out the link I attached to see them all. A very popular great option we have is the Thule Aeroblade Edge part # TH7503B-TH7503B which is a confirmed fit. For a cargo box the Thule Pulse # TH614 is a great fitting box which provides up to 14 cubic feet of storage space.
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  • Cargo Box Recommendation to Fit Stroller that Measures 16" x 28" x 21.75"
  • We have the Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # CTC-18S which is one of the few that has the internal dimensions you need at 56-1/3" long x 38-1/3" wide x 18-1/3" tall and can fit crossbars that are between 22 and 31 inches that are up to 3-3/4 inches wide.
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  • Will Car Top Cargo Box # CTC-18S Fit Factory Roof Rack with Curved Bars
  • Presumably you will have the Car Top box # CTC-18S placed to either the far left or far right of the roof rack. In either location the curvature of the bars will not be much of a factor. If mounted in the center of the roof rack there could be issues because the box hardware would have to compensate for the curve on the left and the right instead of just one or the other.
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  • How to Determine if Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # CTC-18S Fits Factory Roof Rack
  • If your crossbars are between 22 and 31 inches apart and up to 3-3/4 inches wide the Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # CTC-18S will fit and work well on your crossbars. This box doesn't have a fitguide though so I can't check based just on your vehicle.
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  • Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box Compatibility With Factory Crossbar Width And Spread
  • The Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box - 18 cu ft - Black # CTC-18S will fit on your factory crossbars of your 2005 Ford Explorer as long as it has maximum crossbar dimensions of 3-3/4 inches wide x 1-3/16 inches tall and the crossbar spread is 22" center on center. The spread can be expanded to a maximum of 31" but this requires drilling into your box.
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  • Car Top Cargo CTC-18S Mounting Hardware Availability
  • The mounting hardware for the Cargo Box part # CTC-18S that you referenced is available separately as part # CTC-18PARTS. For your old Sears X cargo roof box, I recommend the Replacement Hardware Kit for Sears box or Thule Evolution Cargo Box # TH05820. Since this is designed for your box this would be the better option.
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  • Cost Effective Roof Rack for a 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe
  • The only thing you will need to install the Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box part # CTC-18S on the roof of your 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe is a roof rack. If you do not already have one, I recommend using the Rola Sport Series Roof Rack part # 59766 if you have factory raised side rails or part # 59779 if you have a bare roof. Both options have aero crossbars which will reduce wind noise and drag in addition to containing keys for security. You may or may not need to drill new holes into the...
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  • Replacement Key For SportRack Cargo Box
  • We do offer the replacement key you need for your SportRack cargo box. You can order part # THKEYN2802. To order more than one key just adjust the quantity in the shopping cart. The price for our products is shown on our website product page.
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  • Recommended Aero Roof Rack and Rooftop Cargo Box for 2019 Honda HR-V
  • I am happy to help you with an aftermarket roof rack for your 2019 HR-V so you can use a rooftop cargo box like the 18-cubic-foot Car Top Cargo # CTC-18S or its 'little sister' 9-cubic-foot model # 283-RBSM. Let's start with a roof rack. Since your HR-V has the roof style with the flush-mounted front-to-back rails I recommend the Rhino-Rack Vortex Aero system made of parts # RRVA126B-2 and # RRSX049. I like this rack for your HR-V because it offers the same kind of quiet aerodynamic...
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  • Replacement Lock and Key for Car Top Cargo Roof Cargo Box
  • We do not have the lock and key set with number 2818. But if you are replacing the locks anyway they come with keys so you could order 2 of # CTC-CAMLOCK-18M-2824 and everything will match up (4 keys and 2 locks).
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  • Replacement Lock for Sears Sport 15-CAV Rooftop Cargo Box
  • Your Sears Sport 15-CAV rooftop cargo box was made by Thule. Thule used several types of locks over the years and the best option that is still offered is part # SR03807. This may not be identical to the original but it is the best option we have. This kit is shown in the linked video and it consists of a lock mechanism and a key. If you have open holes in the box these can be sealed up with a silicone sealant like # LT37467. This will help protect the contents inside the box. If...
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  • Could Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # CTC-18S Fit Factory Crossbars of 2016 Ford Escape
  • Without modification the Cargo Box part # CTC-18S is designed to fit crossbars 22 inches apart that are up to 3-3/4 inches in width. You can increase the maximum crossbar spread to up to 31" by drilling additional 5/16" holes in the floor of the box. These additional mounting holes should be drilled adjacent to the reinforced area of the box floor. We don't have specific fit for this and your Ford Escape, but it should fit the bars pretty easily.
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  • Rooftop Cargo Box for a 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe with Glass Roof
  • There is a similar box to the Car Top Cargo 18, part # CTC-18S called the SportRack SkyLine, part # SR7095. This box offers identical storage capacity to the Car Top, and uses a side-loading setup oriented towards the passenger's side. When using these boxes, you'll need a roof rack to mount the box onto. If you don't already have one installed, let me know and I can recommend a good fit for you.
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  • Roof Rack for 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee to Carry a Roof Box
  • If your 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee has bars that run across the roof from side to side then the Car Top roof box, part # CTC-18S, will work for you without any other parts. On the other hand, if the two bars you're referring to run front to back along the sides of the roof then you do not have a complete roof rack yet and need to get some crossbars to carry a roof box. If this is the case then I recommend the Malone AirFlow2, part # MPG215, to complete your roof rack. It's a good easy...
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  • Will Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box Fit Factory Crossbars on 2013 Dodge Caravan
  • The Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # CTC-18S referenced in your question is designed to fit most factory crossbars. To ensure that this will work with the crossbars on your 2013 Dodge Caravan, I recommend taking a couple of measurements. You will want to measure the height and width of the crossbars themselves, as well as the distance from crossbar to crossbar on the roof (crossbar spread). The Car Top Cargo Box will fit crossbars that are up to 3-3/4 inches wide and 1-3/16 inches...
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  • Rooftop Bag Carrier for 2017 Toyota Prius V That Installs Without A Roof Rack
  • There is a type of car rooftop carrier that can mount on a bare roof and NOT require you to purchase and install a roof rack. This type of product, a roof bag, is shown on the linked page. Hard cargo box type carriers like # CTC-18S and metal basket carriers like # 59504 that we offer do require a roof rack for installation. Among my favorite such items is the 18-cubic-foot Rightline Sport 3 Rooftop Cargo Bag # RL100S30. This bag features waterproof material, shielded zippers and double-sealed...
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  • Will Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # Fit on a 2016 Lincoln MKX With Aftermarket Roof Rack
  • For a roof rack system on your 2016 Lincoln MKX I recommend going with the Thule AeroBlade Load Bars, # TH7602B-TH7603B for Black and # TH7602-TH7603 for Silver, and Fit Kit # THKIT4047. This will give you a complete roof rack system on your MKX that will work well with a roof top cargo box. To add some security to your roof rack you can use the Thule One-Key System Lock Cylinders # TH450400 to lock your roof rack and accessories. Thule says in the instructions to place the crossbars...
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  • Will the Car Top Cargo Box # CTC-185 fit a 2014 Honda Pilot.
  • Yes. As long as your crossbar spread on your 2014 Honda Pilot is 22 inched from center to center of the bars. Your crossbar dimension's must not exceed 3-3/4 inches wide and 1-3/16 inches tall. If they do, then the Car Top Cargo Box # CTC-185 will not work on your Honda. If you can provide use with you roof rack dimensions, then we will be able to find a cargo box that will be a confirmed fit for your vehicle.
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  • Will Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box CTC-18S Fit Rhino-Rack Square Bar Roof Rack on a 2016 Honda Fit
  • Yes, the Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box - 18 cu ft - Black Item # CTC-18S will fit Rhino-Rack Roof Rack - Square Crossbars # RREB118B, # RRRLKVA, # RREB-FK1, and # DK438 for your 2016 Honda Fit. The box is designed so that you can drill new holes in the bottom of the box to accommodate the crossbar spread of the roof rack (once installed). I have linked a video review of the cargo box for you.
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  • Replacement 2824 Keys for Cargo Box
  • The Replacement Lock and Key for Car Top Cargo Roof Cargo Box # CTC-CAMLOCK-18M-2824 is the replacement keys and lock for 2824. We do not sell the keys separate from the lock for Cargo Top Cargo Boxes. Generally, the key numbers beginning with an N are for Thule products. If you're looking for a Thule key 2824 you will need part # THKEYN2824.
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  • Will Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # CTC-18S Fit 2018 Lexus RX 350
  • As long as the crossbars of your 2018 Lexus RX 350 are less than 3-3/4" wide x 1-3/16" tall and are spaced between 22 and 31 inches apart the Car Top Cargo Rooftop Cargo Box # CTC-18S will fit. You should note though that this box only comes ready to fit bars spaced 22 inches apart. If you had wider spacing than that you'd need to drill new holes.
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