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Old 10-02-2012, 05:18 PM
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Base model Laredo roof rails

Just a noob question... Are the roof rails the same across all the WK2 models?? I am thinking about getting a roof rack and just a tad bit confused.
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Re: Base model Laredo roof rails

No, there are two types. The base model and some variants may be just decorative black plastic strips, where the chrome rails are metal and are designed to take roof rails or other accessories. The steel rails can be installed but is a PITA task with plenty of opportunity to poke holes in the side air bags..
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Re: Base model Laredo roof rails

Thanks! I kinda figured. Well that puts more money in the lift / tires budget!!
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Re: Base model Laredo roof rails

hmmm when I was looking at Laredo's on the lot they all seemed to have the metal rails.. even on they base ones.. there's a package that adds bright roof rails isn't there?
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Re: Base model Laredo roof rails

The metal rails are on the Laredo "E" package and up. I have the base model Laredo and the rails on mine look like the ones on the SRT 8.
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Re: Base model Laredo roof rails

the super base laredo only has the black plastic rails which I hardly ever see. Every single laredo on my dealer's lot had the chrome rails like the limited/overland.
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