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27 Jun 2020 14:02 #224081 by Bru
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This might just be barking mad, but please bear with me;)

There's a likelihood that my Jimny is going to be full of my partner's e-bike and panniers later in the summer for a return trip from Yorkshire
to Skye. Has anyone ever put a top box on their car or would it make it too top heavy - I'm banking on there being no crosswinds or anything that would make travelling in any way dangerous other than normal traffic/ weather conditions. Can you get them to fit, it's not something I've ever considered before?

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27 Jun 2020 16:40 #224092 by Lambert
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Perfectly viable with one main caveat. The standard roof rails are limited to 30kg because of the plastic feet. With a set of cross bars and a box you're not going to have massive amounts of cargo capacity.

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27 Jun 2020 19:57 - 27 Jun 2020 20:02 #224102 by HUN
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This is my roof rack made out of mild steel and weights about 15kg. Strong like a roll cage :lol:
The box has 330 liters capacity.


TrailMaster 2" lift kit
JB rear disk brake conversion, all guards, recovery points & battery tray
ORE transfer box HD brackets
T-Max split charge system
X-Shock Dakar ceramic clutch kit & roof rack
Flo-Flex castor polybushes
Kumho KL71 tyres
AVM hubs
ORA radius arm guards
Push-fit breathers
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