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Old 12-02-2011, 08:31 PM
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Question How to tie down a Christmas tree?

So I'm picking up a Christmas tree tomorrow. My old WK had stock crossbars and some tie-downs for the rope. I'm not spending the $$ to get aftermarket bars on the WK2 because I carry something on the roof exactly once a year. What do people do? Run rope through the rear windows and across the headliner?
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

Id do that or open the rear doors tie it down, and close doors.....
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

There aren't any openings in the side rails even though you don't have the cross bars? On my 04 WJ there were, and honestly, I never looked on my WK or my XK. I only knew about the WJ b/c I didn't have the cross bars, and I had to tie some crap down and was able to do it that way. My WK and XK both have cross bars, so I never bothered to pay attention to any openings in the rails themselves.
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

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There aren't any openings in the side rails even though you don't have the cross bars?
Nope. Smooth plastic and a metal channel.
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

Watch out for Mayhem when you tie it down:

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Lol wtf?! Hahahahahaha I almost pissed my pants reading this, moose!!!!
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

We have the same problem, getting our tree on Sunday.

I think its completely ridiculous to have a utility vehicle, and have to strap rope through the interior of the vehicle to tie down a simple christmas tree.
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

Getting my tree manana...strapping it to my Rola!
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

got a hitch? get a carrier.....
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Re: How to tie down a Christmas tree?

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Lol wtf?! Hahahahahaha I almost pissed my pants reading this, moose!!!!
It is from the video.lol. Gotta watch it..
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It is from the video.lol. Gotta watch it..
I did!! One of my fav commercials out there. The Raccoon in the attic was the best one
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