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Saris Saris Solo 1 Bike Boot Rack

Its compact uni-body frame fits a variety of vehicle makes and models, just like bigger bike racks do, minus the adjustments. It also fits neatly in a trunk or closet, making Solo as easy to store as it is to use. Pleae see the suplier site for compatibility guides. PROMO OFFER: Free set of Saris Protect-o-Pads with all Saris car racks - enter code SARISPAD online. Valid while stocks last, cannot be used with any other promotion.
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long term use

Hi

Can you tell me if this is suitable for long term use. I'd like to use it to carry the mountain bike to local trail centres, around 1-2 hours on the motorway. A little concerned by the manufacturers statement 'safely transport your bike to and from your local bike shop' would hope it's useful more than this.

Thanks
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Hi - as I mentioned in my review, I reckon that 20 mins is about my limit!

The bike 'dangles' off the back of the car and you need to tie it in somehow or other. This puts pressure on inappropriate points and - even when you use the saris foam pad thingies - they work free.

I can't see this being ideal for either bike or car and would go with fork-mount roof bars without a doubt for long journeys unless you have a towball mounted carrier.

For occasional and brief journeys though these are brilliant: small, light, good quality and a breeze to fit in moments.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
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answer 2
This car rack is one of the best on the market and its perfectly fine for longer journeys,
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
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are there any rear bike racks for 2004 citroen c2

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told on another queston by staff bones does not fit
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
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malctalk
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All of the Saris Bones range should fit onto this car
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
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Is there a way to lock the bike to the car for security with this rack?

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the only way would be to use a long lock or chain through a secure part of the vehicle through the bike frame. the rack cannot be locked in place.
answered 3 years ago
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stanaldinhio
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I would not advise locking this bike to the rack as it could easily be stolen.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
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Does this car rack fit Seat arosa?

SEAT Arosa 1.0litre 3 door
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This should fit fine as long as you do not have a spoiler fitted.
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
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This should be fine providing you do not have a spoiler fitted.
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
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will this solo bike rack fit a Audi A4 1999

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
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Altohugh it is not listed, I think this should fit providing you do not have any spoilers that might obstruct the fitting.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
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This rack is not listed as compatible with your vehicle year 1999 , but is for current models . If possible a visit to your nearest Evans Cycle store will confirm the fitting , contact regarding stock first
http://www.evanscycles.com/stores
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What's the maximum weight of the bike we can place on this rack?

asked 5 months, 4 weeks ago
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15 kg
answered 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Carries 1 bike up to 35 lbs / 15.5kg (approx.).
answered 5 months, 4 weeks ago
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will this bike rack fit a perodua kenari

Perodua kenari 2002 5 door. Rear door opens outwards
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This could be worth trying, providing you do not have a rear spoiler.
answered 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Unfortunately, Saris do not have your car listed on their fitting guide.
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Will this fit on a Fiat Doblo allowing the boot to open?

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It's a 2008 doblo MPV with a single flat upward opening boot. (not the double door van type)

Couldn't find a doblo on their website but a Citroen Berlingo is very similar and was listed as OK
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
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answer 2
To confirm if the rack is compatible more detail is required regarding your vehicle ,

http://saris.com/en/vehicle-racks.html
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
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Will the Saris Bones single bike rack fit on the aluminium boot of a Mk 3 Mx5 , without damaging marking it ?

As the boot lid is Horizontal and the hatchbacks of most cars are near vertical; is this the problem; ie would the bike have to lay flat ? The Model years for a Mk3 are 2005 - 2008.

Regards Chris Happy New Year
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asked 4 years, 4 months ago
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No, I'm afriad it will not, The Saris Bones (2 Bike) rack will. There is a fitting guide on the saris bones website that will guide you through other options.
answered 4 years, 4 months ago
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Will this fit 51 corsa 3 doors?

asked 4 years, 2 months ago
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This rack should fit the 3 door corsa.
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