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Cargo Carrier Recommendation for 2011 Subaru Outback with Drawtite Trailer Hitch

Question:

Im looking for a cargo carrier to use for my 2011 Outback, outfitted with a 2inch Drawtite hitch. I want something light, and less than what seems to be the standard 60, because it looks like that will extend well past the edges of the vehicle. I also want to keep it around 48inch to reduce the risk of overloading and exceeding the tongue weight. What you you suggest? Thanks.

Expert Reply:

For your 2011 Subaru Outback Wagon that has the Draw Tite hitch part # 36493 installed you would want the Maxxtow part # MT70422 for a carrier with lower side rails or the part # MT70108 that has higher rails on the side.

Both of these carriers are right at around 20 by 48 inches in size and are made of aluminum. The # MT70422 is about 6 lbs lighter at 26 lbs.

I attached review videos for both carriers on similar Outbacks like yours.

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