Reviews - Thule Podium Roof Rack for Cars with Flush Roof Rails or Fixed Points
3.8 stars - 5 reviews
You get what you pay for. Good quality rack, easy installation, very sturdy.
We just installed this roof rack today and it fits perfectly! It has a stylish look and was easy to install. Just keep in mind the rubber parts are sloped to match the cars natural curvature. It is sturdy and well built and I can't find anything I don't like about it.
Installation directions were clear. This was the second Thule roof rack system I purchased. It's a great product. Had to wrap a bungee cord around both bars to reduce wind noise.
I use it daily to haul my ladder
I installed this on my 09 Mazda5. It generates a lot of wind noise above 30 mph. The noise disappears if the bars are removed, but this requires removing four covers, loosening eight screws, removing two bar end caps and sliding the bars out of the pedestals which tip and cause the bars to bind. The crappiness of the design infuriates me every time I have to do this. After one year, screws are