INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
WARNING: NEVER EXCEED YOUR VEHICLE MANUFACTURER'S RECOMMENDED TOWING CAPACITY
HITCH-MOUNTED PREMIUM BIKE RACK
WARNINGS
The tow vehicle must be equipped with
a trailer hitch with 2" receiver tube opening.
Check straps for wear, and replace if worn.
This product is not intended for off-road use,
tandems or recumbents.
Do not install on a trailer or other towed vehicle.
Check tightness of all bolts periodically.
4
5
6
PARTS LIST
8
Item#
Qty
Description
1
1
Arm post
2
1
Shank, 2"
3
15
Arm straps, rubber
4
1
Bolt kit, hex head (bolt, two washers, nut)
5
1
Anti-rattle bolt and clip
6
1
Clip
7
1
Allen wrench, 8mm
8
1
Wrench, 19mm
7
2
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ASSEMBLY
INSTALLATION
Step 1
Raise the arms on the arm post (#1) to the outright position
and secure with the attached lynch pin. See figure 1-A.
Step 1
Insert the bike rack shank into the vehicle receiver tube.
Secure with 1/2" hex head bolt, flat washer, star washer
and clip (#5).
Step 2
Using the hex head bolt kit (#4), attach the bottom of the arm
post (#1) to the shank (#2). Make sure to install the bolt in the
bottom hole. See figure 1-B. Insert the bolt that is connected
to the main body through the top hole of the shank and
secure with the provided clip (#6). See figure 1-C.
A
Step 2
Install the bikes on the rack and secure with the provided
rubber bike arm straps (#3). Be sure to secure the cross
post and seat post to the rack. Note: When towing more
than one bike, be sure to alternate the directions the bikes
are facing on the rack. First bike faces right, 2nd bike faces
left and so on. See the figure below.
B
C
Figure 1
FOLDING FEATURES
At the base, remove the clip from the upper bolt holding the
bike rack in the vertical position. Remove the bolt and tilt the
rack away from the vehicle. The rear cargo area is now accessible.
Figure 1-A
Figure 1-B
At the top, pull the lynch pin that secures the arms in the
outward position. Fold the bike rack arms down to the
transport position, and replace the lynch pin.
Figure 1-C
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