INSTRUCTIONS Please follow instructions carefully before installation CONTACT US 021-797-6559 firstname.lastname@example.org www.holdfast.co.za @Holdfast_SA www.facebook.com/HoldfastSA The following items will be in your box x 1 3 Bike Platfrom Rack 220502 TILT PLATFORM 3 BIKE CARRIER INSTRUCTIONS x 1 Hex spanner IMPORTANT WEIGHT LIMIT: 45KG (15kgs per bike) The Platform bicycle carrier is designed to be mounted onto towball. Carries 3- bikes. When carrying bicycles on long journeys, regularly check bolts and straps are secure. INDEMNITY: PLEASE REFER TO THE HOLDFAST WEBSITE, www.holdfast.co.za, FOR THE WARRANTY. PLEASE NOTE: CHANNELS NEED TO BE SHIFTED OUTWARDS USING THE SPANNER PROVIDED. MADE IN SOUTH AFRICA INSTRUCTION MANUAL FITTING YOUR RACK USING THE TILT FUNCTION 4 1 • • Release lever to tilt bikes. Please note: take caution when using tilt function. Support the carrier while tilting MOUNTING YOUR BIKES • • • 2 • 3 Ensure that the heaviest bicycles are mounted closest to the vehicle and lighter bikes must be mounted farthest away. Cable will prevent carrier from tilting too far. • IMPORTANT: Ensure that you tighten the bolt securing your rack to the towball tightly. Use the spanner provided. Bicycles must be mounted in alternate directions, with handlebars and seats meeting at opposite ends. Be sure to first mount bicycles furthest away from you to make mounting easier. LOCKING YOUR RACK TO CAR Your Platform Rack can be locked and secured to your vehicle simply with a pad-lock. Follow the instructions below on how to lock your rack onto your towball. IMPORTANT: Plug 7 pin plug into your vehicle’s plug receiver and check that your lights are working correctly. (NOTE: Pad-lock not included. Suggested pad-lock size: Shackle diametre 6mm) Use the cam strap provided to secure the bike frame to the U-shaped upright. The crank arm can also be used for mounting. • Now secure the wheels into the chocks using the ratchet straps provided. • Ensure all straps are tightly secured. • On long journeys, check to see that straps are secure & tight at regular intervals.