First stand the upright on the floor, against the flat side wall area near the
tailgate. Drill mark through the holes with 1/4" bit. Remove the screws
holding in your tail-light assembly and "visually" align those marks and
inside cavity of the tail-lights. There should not be anything that would
impede your drilling the two holes into this area. Start with a 1/4 inch bit
the bottom hole, then open this up to a hole just large enough to fit the plus-nut. You are now ready to
install the plus-nuts with the tool kit supplied!
The style #1 deluxe mount at work holding a 180
pound kayak salesman!(right)
Insert the nutsert tool into the hole and tighten it up using the wrench provided or a
Unscrew the nutsert tool and then run the bolt thru the upright
and into the
Nutsert (only finger tight).
Now, drill mark the sidewall for the second nutsert installation.
Swing the upright out of your way and finish drilling the second hole.
Now, swing upright up and insert and tighten the second bolt.
OK, almost there...
just connect the crossbar, put on
end caps (and any accessories)
and you're Done!
78" bars are available
for those who want
to carry two canoes at
Carry 3 kayaks side by side with 78" wide bar.