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Old 03-12-2012, 12:15 PM
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ORS Direct the best.
Got Picture for you.
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Old 03-12-2012, 12:31 PM
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Re: Thule cross bars

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ORS Direct the best.
Got Picture for you.
Hows your wind maker? Not to bad?
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Old 03-12-2012, 12:34 PM
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Re: Thule cross bars

No wind sound at all.
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Old 03-12-2012, 01:07 PM
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Mines got a good whistle. Did you tape all the openings? Do you know how far back you have both mounted. Ie measurement from front of rail to front rack and rear rail to rear rack?
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Old 03-12-2012, 02:09 PM
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Re: Thule cross bars

The kit has all the trims to cover the holes and areas where wind will enter.
If you have the aero bars and kit from Thule the kit should have it all.
Front is at : 1 1/2 Inches from the start of the chrome from the front.
Back is at : 3 1/2 inches from the start of the chrome from the back.

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Re: Thule cross bars

Thanks for the quick pictures. I have the aero bars and not aero blades but was interested in switching. It came with the rubber for the top, but there is no rubber on the underneath of the bar where the tower slides into the bar, I was thinking of trying to tape them to see if it eliminated some of the noise.
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Old 03-12-2012, 02:19 PM
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Re: Thule cross bars

Yeah, I got like 4 feet of a black trim to cover the hole left. It slides the same way the rubber gasket does on the top of the bar.
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Re: Thule cross bars

@ nonopr01

What size bar did you go with? I think the fitment tool on Thule's website suggests 47" bars.
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Old 03-23-2012, 05:26 AM
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Re: Thule cross bars

With the recommended. By the Fit Guide. No changes on anything. Perfect fit.
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Re: Thule cross bars

I just mounted the AeroBlade and noticed a high pitched whistle around 60mph. Any suggestions. Front feet are at 1.5in and rear 3.5in. Installed all the rubber on top and underneath?
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Re: Thule cross bars

Maybe the covers of the pods where the lock are at.
I have no whistle anywhere.
Did you slide in all the way the bottom ruler covers????
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I have Yakima roof bars I bought originally for a 2004 JGC we had a while back. Those risers will not work with the 2012 JGC side rails but Yakima has a shorter riser that will work on the 2012. So for about $150 I can get the new risers and reuse my Yakima round bars.
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