Yakima® - BowDown Kayak Rack

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Yakima® - BowDown Kayak Rack
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2009 Subaru WRX
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    8004042

    BowDown Kayak Rack

    BowDown Kayak Rack by Yakima®. A cradle type rack transports the kayak on its side, leaving space on your roof rack for other gear. It's the perfect type of rack for touring or recreational kayaks. The BowDown is Yakima's best cradle rack, carrying 1 boat securely, with top of the line HullGuard™ padding to protect your boat during transport, and an integrated ramp system that eases loading. It comes with built-in universal mounting hardware that fits round, square, and factory crossbars, and it's optimized for aero bars. Heavy-duty tie-down straps and bow/stern tie-downs are included, and when not in use the BowDown folds down so it's only 5" above the top of the crossbar. The BowDown is lockable with SKS (Same Key System) lock cores (sold separately) and it comes with instructions.

    Yakima® - BowDown Kayak Rack Installation Instructions

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    $209.00
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    8004018

    BoatLoader

    Universal BoatLoader by Yakima®. Let your friends enjoy the trip, because loading and unloading with the BoatLoader couldn’t be any easier. The telescoping load-assist arm lets you load your boat while protecting your vehicle and your boat, and retracts into your Yakima crossbar when not in use.

    Yakima® - Universal BoatLoader Installation Instructions

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    Yakima® - Round Crossbars
    8000408

    Round Crossbars (1 Pair)

    48" Round Crossbars by Yakima®. Sold as 1 pair. These rugged high-density polyethylene coated, galvanized steel crossbars attach to the roof mounted towers and support roof rack mounted accessories like bike racks, watersport racks, ski & snowboard racks, and cargo boxes, baskets, and bags. Yakima round bars are 15% stronger than rectangular bars, and allow accessories to be easily rotated flat when not in use for improved aerodynamics. Available in a selection of lengths, these crossbars can also be cut to size if desired.

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    8000124

    Q Towers Foot Pack (Set of 4)

    Q Towers Foot Pack by Yakima®. Set of 4. These towers were designed to support Yakima round cross bars on vehicles with a smooth, “naked” roof. They rest on the surface of the roof and are secured to the vehicle at the door frames with custom, vehicle specific Q clips (sold separately). Each tower features a sturdy die-cast metal ball and socket mechanism that moves in 4 directions to accommodate any roof line, for a perfect fit on your vehicle.

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    8000124

    Q Towers Foot Pack (Set of 4)

    Q Towers Foot Pack by Yakima®. Set of 4. These towers were designed to support Yakima round cross bars on vehicles with a smooth, “naked” roof. They rest on the surface of the roof and are secured to the vehicle at the door frames with custom, vehicle specific Q clips (sold separately). Each tower features a sturdy die-cast metal ball and socket mechanism that moves in 4 directions to accommodate any roof line, for a perfect fit on your vehicle.

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    $195.00
    Yakima® - Control Towers Foot PackYakima® - Control Towers Foot PackYakima® - Control Towers Foot Pack
    8000214

    Control Towers Foot Pack

    Control Towers Foot Pack by Yakima®. Set of 4. These towers were designed to support Yakima round cross bars on vehicles with factory adjustable roof tracks or fixed mounting points, or if a permanent installation is desired. They’re super easy to remove and install, but installation requires vehicle specific landing pads (sold separately) to ensure proper fit. Constructed with a powder coated steel superstructure and glass reinforced nylon shell.

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    Yakima® - Q Clips
    8000728

    Front Fit Clips for Q Towers

    Q Clip by Yakima®. Vehicle specific clips give your Q Tower a secure, glove-like, snug as a bugish, peas in a podesque, custom fit to your doorframe.

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    $43.00
    Yakima® - Q Clips
    8000683

    Front Fit Clips for Q Towers

    Q Clip by Yakima®. Vehicle specific clips give your Q Tower a secure, glove-like, snug as a bugish, peas in a podesque, custom fit to your doorframe.

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    $43.00
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    Whispbar™ Load Bars with Feets

    Whispbar™ Load Bars with Feets by Yakima®. If your vehicle has raised factory roof side rails, this is the most aesthetically pleasing, most aerodynamic, and easiest to install roof rack system you can buy for your vehicle.

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      $479.00
      Yakima® - Q Clips
      8000683

      Rear Fit Clips for Q Towers

      Q Clip by Yakima®. Vehicle specific clips give your Q Tower a secure, glove-like, snug as a bugish, peas in a podesque, custom fit to your doorframe.

      Yakima® - Q83 Clip Installation InstructionsYakima® - Q Towers Foot Pack

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      $43.00
      Yakima® - Landing Pad
      8000233

      Landing Pad (Set of 2)

      Landing Pad by Yakima®. Vehicle specific clips give your Q Tower a secure, glove-like, snug as a bugish, peas in a podesque, custom fit to your doorframe.

      Yakima® - Landing Pad Installation Instructions

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      $48.00
      Yakima® - Landing Pad
      8000233

      Landing Pad (Set of 2)

      Landing Pad by Yakima®. Vehicle specific clips give your Q Tower a secure, glove-like, snug as a bugish, peas in a podesque, custom fit to your doorframe.

      Yakima® - Landing Pad Installation Instructions

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      $48.00
      Yakima® - Whispbar™ Smartfoot™ Fitting Kit
      8051368

      Smartfoot™ Fitting Kit for Whispbar™ Load Bars

      Whispbar™ Fitting Kit by Yakima®. The SmartFoot™ fitting kit will ensure a tight and aerodynamic fit to your vehicle using a new Whispbar flush or through bar. Fitting kits include vehicle specific clamping mechanisms to ensure a perfect fit that will not harmThese fitting kits allow all Whispbar roof rack systems (with the exception of Rail Bars, which have their own attachment system) to be installed on any style roof, including smooth roofs, raised side rails, flush, fixed point, permanent installation, track and gutter mount.

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      $90.00
      Yakima® - ProRack™ Rail BarsYakima® - ProRack™ Rail BarsYakima® - ProRack™ Rail Bars
      8060105

      ProRack™ Square Bars (1 Pair)

      ProRack™ Square Bars (1 Pair) by Yakima®. 2 Load Bars, 47.2" Each. This affordable, easy to install roof rack system is a great way to increase your vehicle’s cargo carrying capacity, or to get the gear out of your car, van or SUV so you can put more people in the seats. The heavy-duty steel crossbars and sturdy glass reinforced nylon rack feet can support up to 165 lbs., and will enable you to carry all ProRack accessories as well as accessories from other manufacturers that can be mounted to square crossbars.

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      $229.00
      Yakima® - Prorack™ Fitting Kit
      8061368

      Fitting Kit for ProRack™ Square Bars

      ProRack™ Fitting Kit by Yakima®. Set of 4. These fitting kits allow a ProRack roof rack to be installed on most roof styles, including smooth roofs, raised side rails, flush, fixed point, permanent installation, track and gutter mount. Each kit is designed specifically for the make and model of the vehicle, so you can be assured of a perfect, secure fit. Each kit comes with everything needed for installation, including detailed, illustrated instructions.

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      $90.00
      Yakima® - Bow / Stern Tie Downs
      8004031

      Bow and Stern Tie Downs

      Bow / Stern Tie Downs by Yakima®. Forget about fumbling with ordinary rope or tie-downs when you want to secure the bow and stern of your boat. Use the equipment designed for the job with Yakima Bow/Stern Tie-Downs. This affordable package includes two 12' sections of sturdy nylon rope, 2 tie-down straps, 4 zinc-coated stainless steel hooks, 2 ratcheting pulleys, and 2 clear plastic tubes to protect your vehicle. This system can also be used to secure ladders or lumber.

      Yakima® - Bow / Stern Tie Downs Installation Instructions

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      $39.00
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      8003590

      MightyMount Mounting Brackets

      Universal MightyMount Mounting Brackets by Yakima®. These custom brackets make it easy and economical to install some Yakima bike mounts and water sport accessories to factory and Whispbar crossbars. They simply wrap around the bar and are secured with the hardware supplied with the accessory mount.

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      $45.00
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      8005018

      WindShield

      46" WindShield by Yakima®.

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      $99.00
      Yakima® - Anchor Strap Kit
      8004046

      Anchor Strap Kit

      Anchor Strap Kit by Yakima®. Creates 2 mounting points for Bow/Stern Tie-Downs on vehicles without easy access mounting points. Sturdy nylon webbing straps feature grommets through which fender mounting bolts can be passed through for installation under the hood.

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      $10.00
      Yakima® - MultiMounts Holder
      8004034

      MultiMounts Holder

      MultiMounts Holder by Yakima®. Forget about stashing wet oars, paddles, or ski poles inside your vehicle, MultiMounts let you carry these items and other gear like masts and fishing poles on your roof rack. Easily attached to round and square crossbars, these holders can support items up to 5" in diameter and include a paddle pad that can be removed for larger items. Sturdy Hypalon™ straps with corrosion resistant buckles hold gear firmly in place. MultiMounts come 2 to a package with instructions.

      Yakima® - MultiMounts Holder Installation Instructions

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      $59.00
      Yakima® - BoatLocker Cable Lock
      8007237

      BoatLocker Cable Lock

      BoatLocker Cable Lock by Yakima®.

      Yakima® - BoatLocker Cable Lock Installation Instructions

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      $59.00
      Yakima® - 2-pack SKS Lock CoresYakima® - 4-pack SKS Lock CoresYakima® - 6-pack SKS Lock CoresYakima® - 10-pack SKS Lock Cores

      SKS Lock Cores

      SKS Lock Cores by Yakima®. SKS (Same Key System) Lock Cores fit all Yakima lockable accessories, and enable all those accessories to be opened with a single key. Sold in a 2-pack, 4-pack, 6-pack, 8-pack, and 12-pack, each pack comes with a control key for lock core installation and removal and 2 keys that will operate every lock in the pack.

      Yakima® - SKS Lock Cores Installation Instructions

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        Yakima® - SKS Cable
        8007233

        SKS Cable

        SKS Cable by Yakima®. Creates 2 mounting points for Bow/Stern Tie-Downs on vehicles without easy access mounting points. Sturdy nylon webbing straps feature grommets through which fender mounting bolts can be passed through for installation under the hood.

        Yakima® - SKS Cable Installation Instructions

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        Yakima® - SKS Accessory Lock Housing
        8007220

        SKS Accessory Lock Housing

        SKS Accessory Lock Housing by Yakima®.

        Yakima® - SKS Accessory Lock Housing Installation Instructions

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        Subaru WRX / WRX STI 2009, BowDown Kayak Rack by Yakima®. A cradle type rack transports the kayak on its side, leaving space on your roof rack for other gear. It's the perfect type of rack for touring or recreational kayaks. The BowDown is Yakima's best cradle rack, carrying 1 boat securely, with top of the line HullGuard™ padding to protect your boat during transport, and an integrated ramp system that eases loading. It comes with built-in universal mounting hardware that fits round, square, and factory crossbars, and it's optimized for aero bars. Heavy-duty tie-down straps and bow/stern tie-downs are included, and when not in use the BowDown folds down so it's only 5" above the top of the crossbar. The BowDown is lockable with SKS (Same Key System) lock cores (sold separately) and it comes with instructions.

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        Features:

        Folds Down

        Folds Down
        Folds down when not in use for better aerodynamics and easier access to your garage.

        Hullguard™ Padding

        Hullguard™ Padding
        Top-of-the-line Hullguard™ padding keeps your boat protected during transport.

        Ramp System

        Ramp System
        Integrated ramp system makes it painless to load your boat.

        Oversized Knobs

        Oversized Knobs
        The rooftop kayak mount oversized knobs for easier twiddling with wet hands.

        Built-In Hardware

        Built-In Hardware
        Universal built-in hardware fits round, square, factory or aerodynamic crossbars right out of the box. Optimized for aerodynamic bars.

        Bottle Opener

        Bottle Opener
        Integrated bottle opener.

        Heavy-Duty Straps

        Heavy-Duty Straps
        Premium heavy-duty straps with coated metal buckles protect boat and vehicle.

        Bow/Stern Tie-Downs

        Bow/Stern Tie-Downs
        Includes Bow/Stern Tie-Downs.

        Warranty

        Warranty
        Backed by a limited lifetime warranty.

        If you're looking for a safe, secure way to transport your kayak that won't take up a lot of room on your roof rack, will be unobtrusive when not in use, and will pamper your kayak in the process, look no further than the Yakima BowDown Kayak Rack. The BowDown features super strong SteelCore construction, with steel tubes for superior strength and support. It holds your kayak on its side, leaving plenty of crossbar space for other gear. The integrated ramp system simplifies loading, and once in place your kayak's hull will be gently cradled in top of the line HullGuard padding, with EVA foam for support and protection. When not in use, the BowDown folds down until it's height is just 5" above the level of the crossbar, for better aerodynamics and more roof clearance for garaging.

        The BowDown's built-in universal clamps are designed to make installation fast and easy on any type crossbar without tools, including round, square, factory, and aero. The design is optimized for aero bars. You get everything you need to secure your boat including heavy-duty tie-downs for attachment to the roof rack, and bow/stern tie-downs to secure the boat to the front and rear of your vehicle. All tie-downs have padded buckles to prevent damage to the boat and your vehicle.

        SKS lock cores (not included) can be installed in the built-in crossbar mounts to deter theft. Comprehensive, illustrated installation and user instructions are included, and the BowDown is covered by a limited lifetime warranty against defects in materials and workmanship.

        Yakima® Products, of Beaverton, Oregon is one of the world's largest manufacturers of cargo and recreational equipment carrying solutions. Founded 40 years ago in its namesake city, Yakima's guiding principle is that gear should be carried on the outside of the vehicle to make room for more friends inside. To achieve that goal the company makes roof rack systems for any style roof, and an array of roof rack, receiver hitch, trunk lid and hatch, and trailer mounted carriers. Yakima's designers and engineers are outdoor enthusiasts, campers, and travelers just like you, and they listen and learn what other enthusiasts need and want while participating in those activities. The combination of their own personal experience with that of other enthusiasts enables them to create the finest carriers and accessories for bicycles, watercraft, skis & snowboards, and cargo & camping. Yakima products are manufactured using the highest quality materials and the best engineering practices, and Yakima is so confident that you'll be completely satisfied with your purchase that they're backed by a "Love It Till You Leave It" lifetime warranty.

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        They were easy to install and I feel safe leaving my bike attached to my car without fear of theft during my post-ride meal with the team.
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