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Thule Helium Aero 9042 Hitch-Mount Bike Carrier, Two-Bike

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Product Details

Ultra lightweight and easy to install, the Thule Helium Aero 9042 2 bike hitch rack locks your bikes to your car—and keeps them safe all the way to your destination.

Construction

  • Integrated locking cable and AutoAttach lock knob lock the bike to the carrier.
  • And the carrier to the vehicle.
  • Additional Features

  • Adapts to fit both 2” and 1 ¼” receiver hitch.
  • Premium hitch-mount bike carrier for up to two bikes.
  • Half the weight of traditional hitch racks.
  • Sleek Aero-Design improves ground clearance, and increases distance between bikes.
  • Patented Hold Fast Cradles, No Sway cages and Road Dampening Technology stabilize bikes.
  • Hitch Switch quick-release lever provides quick, easy tailgate or trunk access.
  • Arms fold down when not in use.
  • Sung-Tite Stinger eliminates space around the receiver to limit rack movement.
  • Use the Thule Automated Fit Guide to find the right rack for your vehicle.
  • Made in the USA.
  • Customer Reviews
    Thule Helium Aero 9042 Hitch-Mount Bike Carrier, Two-Bike
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    5 / 5
    June 7, 2015
    great fit with issues
    Love the trailer hitch stability but one of the rubber tie down straps broke after using about six times. On my first trip ( 800 miles ) one of the plastic... more
    Groves,TX
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    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
    5 / 5
    January 2, 2015
    Great bike rack
    This was perfect for our Honda 2012 Pilot. It worked great and very light weight and easy to handle. I would definitely recommend this rack. Well worth... more
    Fort Worth, Texas
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    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
    5 / 5
    August 23, 2014
    Warning!
    This seems like a good rack and we are looking forward to using it but it requires additional parts (sold separately) for use with any bike that does not... more
    Northwest, IN
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    7 out of 7 found this review helpful.
    5 / 5
    June 18, 2014
    Light weight but sturdy!
    Nice bike rack, keeps bike secure allowing little movement. Love the built in locking system; locks rack to car and bike to rack. Also love the way the... more
    Empire, MI
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    Ihatesnow December 27, 2014
    I agree about the straps. The rest of the rack seems great so far. Any suggestions to loosen up the strap material? or make it easier to use? Thanks!
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    6 out of 6 found this review helpful.
    5 / 5
    May 3, 2013
    Glad that I bought this rack
    It is a super light rack that is very easy and quick to install. Also like how it folds away from the vehicle for access to my hatchback. Extremely easy... more
    Richmond, BC, Canada
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