Are Thule easy to break into?

Thules and Yakimas are pretty flimsy. The only one that I know that is really quite tough is the old packasport cargo box. It was a fiberglass box with a kryptonite style key system (circular) It would be really loud to smash that box open, louder than breaking itno the car for sure.

How much can you fit in a Thule Sidekick?

8 cu ft

Volume 8 cu ft
Internal dimensions (LxWxH) 48 x 23 x 13.5 in
Height off crossbar 15.5 in
Load capacity 75 lb
Mounting system U-Bolt

How fast can you go with Thule?

When traveling with a Thule roof box, you should not exceed 90 miles per hour as this high speed can change the road holdings of your vehicle, which can mean losing control and stability. When this happens, control can be lost, or even more serious, a wreck can occur.

Are Thule boxes universal?

Thule roof boxes will fit on all Thule rack systems, round bars and many factory-installed roof racks. To determine the correct rack fit, visit our website at: and consult our “Buyer’s Guide”.

Do people steal car roof boxes?

Arguably, a roof cargo box is something precious and cannot go unnoticed due to its huge size! So, there are a lot of chances your box may get stolen along with the items it contains. It is indispensable to ensure that your car roof box is safe at all times and anyone cannot remove it from the vehicle.

Should I leave my roof rack on?

It’s okay to leave them on sometimes If your roof racks are not due a clean, everything is in good working order, and you’re not going through a car wash then there is no real harm in keeping on your roof racks.

How big is the Thule Sidekick?

54 x 25 x 15.5″
Thule Sidekick

Volume 8 cu ft / 227L
Exterior Dimensions 54 x 25 x 15.5″
Load Capacity 75 lbs
Product Weight 16 lbs
Ski/Snowboard Carrying No

Is there a speed limit when driving with a roof box?

The limit for cars with trailers is 60mph on motorways and dual carriageways, 50mph on single carriageways and 30mph on roads with street lighting. Load it up correctly An unevenly-loaded trailer or roof box can adversely affect the handling of your vehicle and could cause an accident.

Is there a max speed with a roof box?

Now you could communicate: The roof box is tested to well over 200km / h. Because that is definitely not a problem, especially at the high speeds the aerodynamics and stability are an important aspect.

Can you put a Thule roof rack on any car?

Thule roof racks are super easy to mount on all types of vehicles and include every component you’ll need.

Why choose Thule?

Thule is dedicated to providing exceptional products that are quality tested and guaranteed against defects in materials and workmanship. 2.7 out of 5 stars. Read reviews for Thule Sidekick

How much weight can a Thule cargo box hold?

Capacity: Box is 8 cubic ft. Hold max 75 lbs. Retail Price New: $324.99, think of all the glorious things you can do with those rental savings when you rent with us Description: Looking to hit the open road with family, friends or co-workers? Test out this adventurous rental Thule roof top cargo box on your next trip in life.

How much does Thule weigh?

Make sure this fits by entering your model number. 54 x 25 x 12 inches 35.5 Pounds 54 x 25 x 12 inches 35.5 Pounds Thule 1 Thule

Will a Thule 868/869 fit in a Subaru Outback?

A: Using crossrails makes the bag far more secure than just using the siderails. The bag comes with 4 straps allowing it to be secured to the roof. If we understand you correctly, you have a Subaru Outback with a factory installed crossbar. If so, according to Thule’s website, the Thule 868 and Thule 869 both should work on your model.