Subaru Forester With Factory Rails 2003-2008, Quick Release Bike Carrier by Rhino-Rack®. This is the safe, secure, easy and economical way to transport your bike on your roof rack. This quick release fork mount bike carrier features a unique head that clamps to the Rhino-Rack Aero or Sportz cross bar and is fastened with security bolts to prevent theft. The head includes the Rhino-Rack Key Locking Skewer that clamps your bike’s forks in place and prevents theft of the bike from the carrier. The bike’s rear wheel rests on and is strapped to a lightweight alloy tray, which is mounted to the other cross bar. The carrier is available in a 1-piece version and a 2-piece version for cross bars that are more than 34.4” apart.
Carrier head secured to cross bar with security bolts to prevent theft; security hex key included.
Rear Wheel Strap
Rear wheel strap fits all wheel dimensions.
Available in 1-piece and 2-piece versions.
Fits on Either Side
Fits on either side of your vehicle roof.
Limited 5-year warranty.
If the amount you spent on your bike hasn’t left you with much dough in your pocket, but you still want a safe, secure way to transport your wheels that is easy to use, then look no further. The Rhino-Rack Quick Release Bike Carrier provides solid, stable bike transport at an affordable price, and the unique carrier head mounting system and quick release skewer make carrier and bike mounting quick and easy.
To install the carrier, position the head on the Rhino-Rack Aero or Sportz cross bar and tighten the security bolts with the included security hex key. The security bolts help prevent theft of the carrier and the security hex key is required to remove or install them. The carrier is available in 1-piece and 2-piece versions, with the 2-piece for roof rack cross bars that are more than 34.4” apart. Attach the tray part of the carrier to the other cross bar with the knob and bracket on 1-piece models or the knobs and clamp on 2-piece models.
Remove the bike’s front wheel and position the fork drops in the Rhino-Rack Key Locking Skewer, which also prevents theft of the bike from the carrier. At the other cross bar, secure the wheel to the tray with the Velcro strap. It’s that simple, and now you’re ready to roll.
The Quick Release Bike Carrier comes with hardware and detailed, illustrated installation instructions. It’s backed by a limited 5-year warranty to the original purchaser against defects in materials and workmanship.
Rhino-Rack® offers a wide range of quality roof racks and accessories to meet any load carrying needs, whether you are a hardworking craftsman, a weekend warrior, or a serious holiday traveler. Since 1992, Rhino-Rack® has proven to be Australia's most diverse commercial roof rack company, with a range of rack systems to suit everyone from the ladder-carrying tradesman to the desert assaulting 4-wheel driver. Rhino-Rack specializes in Roof Racks, Kayak Carriers, Ski & Snowboard Carriers, Luggage Trays and Roof Boxes. Not to mention they are experts in trade solutions and offer a massive selection of ladder racks and ladder loading equipment.