Where is the model number on a Yakima bike rack?
The serial number can now be found on all boxes on the base, inside the box at the rear of the driver’s side. The only exception is the RocketBox Pro 12. On the RocketBox 12 you can find the serial number printed on the bottom of the box, near the mid-section, on the driver’s side.
Can you tilt a bike rack with bikes on it?
Some racks will allow you to tilt them with bikes loaded but these are typically platform racks that have the wheels stabilized. For example the Thule T2 Pro X, # TH26ZE, which is a platform style rack will tilt down with the bikes on it.
What is the difference between Yakima hold up and hold up EVO?
The original could hold bikes up to 60 lbs each versus the EVO holding up to 50 lbs per bike. The original could hold bike tires up to 2-1/2 inches wide versus the Evo holding tires 5 inches wide. The biggest difference is the new KickStart foot lever to tilt and fold the rack.
Where is the serial number on box?
Product labels are usually located on the packaging box, and you can find your product serial number (SN) on the label of the packaging box or on the product itself.
Which Yakima Skybox do I have?
For Skyboxes the serial number can be found on the base, inside the box at the rear of the driver’s side. (see image below). For the Rocketboxs the serial number can be found on the base, inside the box at the rear of the driver’s side, (see image below) the exception is the RocketBox Pro 12.
How do I stop my bike from hitting each other on the rack?
How To Keep Bikes From Hitting Each Other On The Bike Rack
- Saris Protect-O-Pads. Sturdy foam pads create a soft, protective barrier between your bikes and bike rack to prevent damage during transport.
- Bopworx Detachable Bike Bumper.
- Oodles of Noodles Foam Pool Noodles.
- Ubenic Bike Wheel Stabilizer Straps.
How do I lock my bike to hitch rack?
Guide to Locking a Bicycle to a Hitch Rack
- Step 1: Check the hitch rack.
- Step 2: Detach accessories from your bike.
- Step 3: Ensure that you have extra locking straps.
- Step 4: Place the bicycle on the rack.
- Step 5: Always lock the bike tire first.
How much weight can a Yakima bike rack hold?
Our maximum static weight rating is 600 lbs. For custom and unlisted vehicles it is up to the installer to determine the maximum weight for the given application. The dynamic load for the bars should not exceed 165lbs.