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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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would this rack fit a vauxhall vectra B? year 2002

asked 4 years, 6 months ago
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yes this will do the trick.
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
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Hi there,

please follow the link bellow.

http://www.saris.com/vehicle-racks.html
answered 4 years, 6 months ago
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Will this work for a woman's bike, that does not have the cross bar?

asked 4 years, 3 months ago
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No, You will need an attachable crossbar. Saris make one Whig is very good.
answered 4 years, 2 months ago
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No, but Saris make an accessory for these kinds of bike, shown below.

With one of those it will work.
 
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answered 4 years, 3 months ago
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will the saris bones solo rack be suitable for a 53 plate vauxhall corsa

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yes this will be fine.
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
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www.saris.com has listings of all cars, and which rack will fit which car.

Hope this helps
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
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Will the rack fit onto the Alfa 147 ?

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Yes. Fitted it to a simialr vehicle and it was fine. Highly recommended.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
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For fitting guides see WWW>SARIS>COM
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
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will this rack require a lighting bar on a Y reg Fiat Seicenti Sporting 3 door model? And would it need a add on (cross)bar for a ladies hybrid bike?

asked 3 years, 11 months ago
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I would guess it would hold it high, away from the plate and lights, you can essentially set it as high as you need to within reason by adjusting the straps.
I don't think a ladies bike (sans crossbar) would sit properly so unless there is some way to securely add a cross bar (and it would have to be SERIOUSLY secure) I don't think this would suit a ladies bike..sorry..
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
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http://www.saris.com/vehicle-racks.html
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
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I have a new 2010-11 model 5 series BMW saloon - will the saris bones solo fit this vehicle?

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I've fitted my Saris Bones 3 to a few different vehicle and sure it will fit your BM. Would highly recommend it. Will need some adjustment but use the stickers once it is set up as a guide and it should be a doddle to fit.
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
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http://www.saris.com/vehicle-racks.html
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
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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, 6 months ago
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This car rack is one of the best on the market and its perfectly fine for longer journeys,
answered 3 years, 7 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, 6 months ago
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All of the Saris Bones range should fit onto this car
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
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Will this fit on a Fiat Doblo allowing the boot to open?

asked 1 year, 8 months ago
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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, 8 months ago
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To confirm if the rack is compatible more detail is required regarding your vehicle ,

http://saris.com/en/vehicle-racks.html
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
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What's the maximum weight of the bike we can place on this rack?

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15 kg
answered 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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Carries 1 bike up to 35 lbs / 15.5kg (approx.).
answered 4 months ago
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