Stephen, Yeah, same issue. Little help between Front Runner or Rhino Rack ok, I have the WIND FAIRING FOR SLIMLINE II RACK / 1165MM/1255MM(W) - BY FRONT RUNNER Product Code RRAC143 I though about getting the bigger one, the 1345-1425mm, but there are only 2 inches on either side, about 100mm total, and the fairing would cover the outside rails and stick out. I’d be surprised if they said they wouldn’t sell you any. 4Runner Tested and industry proven scrubbing technology. If we didn’t… Read more ». The very front leg was at the edge of the front runner provided rails as I wanted it to allow for the most support of the front portion of the roof rack that is hanging over and beyond your sunroof. We discussed the differences between the Rhino-Rack, Front Runner Slimline 2, Gobi Stealth, Baja Rack and the K9. I should have just bought a FR in the first place. The only downside to this rack is the ability to mount a roof-top tent. I can’t imagine you would damage anything major if you had an RTT up there. There’s nothing like escaping the hot sun or taking shelter from rain underneath a roof rack mounted awning…particularly when there are not many other shelters available. As mention, Front Runner make lots of accessories for the roof rack. Below, I wanted to break down why I decided to go with the Rhino-Rack over the others. Below are the part numbers and prices for this kit on the Rhino-Rack website at their MSRP. I don’t see there being any cross bars to install to as RTTs usually do. 1. Robert, The shorter platform will not work with the Backbone system. Elsewhere you’ve stated if you’re going to throw on a rooftop tent that you’d need to go with the backbone system. Our content is pretty fire! I found out about front runner and rhino racks because I had to modify their accessories for my prinsu rack. Use your best judgment, don’t jump up and down on it. Baja Rack. The Rhino-Rack is very slim, made of the same aluminum material, looks similar and is shorter in height compared to the Front Runner Slimline 2. If I'd bought a taller basket rack it would not have fit in my garage once I installed the lift. I’m looking at a Tepui which should come in around 130 lbs. As they say “better safe than sorry”. Front Runner is a T6 aluminum (ultimate tensile strength) rack that has a slim and flat design. Your project sounds like fun. With the Rhino-Rack Pioneer SX Leg Kit, you can mount the rack using the rhino rack crossbars. The Rhino-Rack came in a bit cheaper $600 and with the mounting brackets at under $800 while the Front Runner is a little over $1000. Just to be clear, if I already have the factory installed crossbars on my 4Runner, should I install the CXB leg kit, or the SX Leg Kit? They sell everything as a system anyway, and they’re very responsive. Because it's flat with no cage or front bar it's very easy to load on a canoe, lumber and other long gear. Nice post. 3rd Gen 4Runner; 4th Gen 4Runner; 5th Gen 4Runner; Rago Fabrication; Rhino-Rack; Rotopax; Southern Style Off Road; Thule; TRD Pro ; Warrior; Seat Covers and Heaters; Skid Plates. Thanks everyone who responded. (the 60” vs. the 76”) Rhino Rack’s Backbone install/fitment guide specifically notes the 71” and 76” work, but no mention of the shorter systems. Although I still really like this look of the Rhino-Rack with factory rails, the Rhino-Rack Backbone looks and performs much better as a true utility rack. In 98% of off-road situations, i.e. I had a front runner and changed to rhino rack aero cross bars, foot pack attached to rts track. I have noticed that I get around 18.5 mpg currently, 3 tanks. Half decent rack, but there are things I hate about it. I like Toyota's, exploring remote locations, taking photos, cooking, camping, wheeling, and a good bowl of ramen... or tacos. We almost bought one as well but spoke with a company that sells roof racks. First production run rack install. It’s when you get into the really technical stuff that the Bronco’s more favorable geometry and off-road hardware will give it a leg up. I have a rhino rack and am happy with it with no intention of changing. However, I can stand on it, walk on it and feel comfortable doing so. They seem to be almost identical to the Rhino\ front runner design. You do not need the cross bars for the 60″ x 49″ pioneer platform. So while I was browsing the Front Runner website I saw for the first time that they have a fairing for the Slimline II that mounts to the front on the rack to cut down on the wind noise and fuel consumption. Those factory rails and the platform will support more weight than quoted for sure, but they have to limit their numbers within reason so people don’t overdo it. Didn’t go in the trip so I couldn’t get any trip data. The roofrack is light weight yet strong to hold for you to jump/walk on it. Front Runner full length roof rack. Will I be fine putting a RTT on the platform + factory roof rails as longs as it’s less than 175 lbs? This is one area where the Rhino-Rack with the CXB leg kit can improve on. It's a quirky rack, no lie. The Pioneer CXB Roof Rack Factory Rail Leg Kit. Nov 3, 2017 - Rhino-Rack Pioneer Roof Rack for 5th Gen 4Runner, Rhino-Rack Pioneer SX Platform Roof Rack for 5th Gen 4Runner - Full Review & Roof Rack Comparison Guide Good luck. Member. I’ll get some pictures up. CXB leg kit for the factory rails. Rhino Rack has a great 90-second video showing you how to deploy the awning…but even without the help of their video, deployment is pretty self-intuitive. The only thing that I am concerned about it the drilling into the roof. I wanted our rack to be different, unique and something that not everyone has mounted on their 5th Gen. All Front Runner Rack Kits contain installation instructions as w Thanks Brenan. This is nothing compared to the Gobi Stealth Rack and the Baja Rack (+/- 100 pounds). Series 2.5” remote reservoir coilover shocks w/ CDCV are an incredible upgrade for the front end of the 1996-2002 4Runner. The placement of the legs if really up to you as you can slide then anywhere along the length of the front runner provided rails. We decided to go with the Rhino-Rack with the Backbone Mount System but they were back-ordered on the backbone mount. Check out the step by step Rhino-Rack install to get a better idea at just how easy this rack was to install. Aug 18, 2017 - Rhino-Rack Pioneer Roof Rack for 5th Gen 4Runner, Rhino-Rack Pioneer SX Platform Roof Rack for 5th Gen 4Runner - Full Review & Roof Rack Comparison Guide And the basket will accommodate most Yakima gear mounts. Some of my first choices were the Gobi Stealth Rack, BajaRack Utility (Flat) Rack with sunroof cut out, Front Runner Slimline 2 Roof Rack, and the Rhino-Rack Pioneer Platform roof rack. Commencez maintenant à personnaliser votre système de galerie off-road ! You can also mount the rack straight to another set of legs (CBX Leg Kit seen below), which we will be doing our install on. Front Runner and Rhino-Rack both make full versions and 3/4 versions of their racks for our 5th Gens. Our engineers have dialed in a safe load rating at 660lbs (300kg) but it has been known to carry more. The Front Runner was a recommendation from another Tacoma owner, but what are the pros/cons from the two products? Little help between Front Runner or Rhino Rack, Toyota 4Runner Forum - Largest 4Runner Forum, Classifieds - buy & sell (no commercial ads please), Engines / Suspension / Wheels / Tires / Audio / Accessories, European T4R & Hilux Surf Clubs (click to view), Asia & Oceania T4R & Hilux Surf Clubs (click to view), Africa & Middle East T4R & Hilux Surf Clubs (click to view), Latin America / Carribbean T4R & Hilux Surf Clubs (click to view), **FS: 5th Gen 4Runner Rhino Rack Backbone with Platform low profile rack - N. GA**, FS San Diego- Rhino Rack roof rack, Thermarest pad, Tacoma fog light switch. The Front Runner Slimline II 5th Gen Toyota 4Runner Roof Rack Kit includes a Slimline II tray (49.4" W x 61.4" L for the 3/4 Size; or 49.4" W x 85.3" L for the Full Size), 2 Foot Rails that fit your 4Runners factory mounting points, and a Wind Deflector. The EVO MTs are true rock tires. I have no wind noise but I am guessing it’s because it’s not all the way forward like a 7/8. My choice really came down to these Roof Racks; the Front Runner Slimline 2 and the Rhino-Rack Pioneer SX Platform. CrashMon, May 22, 2017 #25. Any input would be great! I found cross bars to be way better at carrying gear than a platform while being better looking, more aero, cheaper, lighter, quieter. They crawl, claw and grip at rocks with ease due to their bold tread pattern and studdable design, ready to tackle any terrain. CrashMon New Member. Front Runner Rhino Rack RCI Off Road LFD Off Road Eezi-Awn KC HiLites CBI Off Road Cali Raised Bed Rack ... Front Runner Toyota 4Runner (5th Gen) Slimline II Roof Rack Kit. Or is it still only rated for 175 lbs since that’s what the factory rails are weighted for? The fit, finish and design of the Front Runner roof rack really impressed me. You can buy a telescope ladder to attached from the side to climb up. The Rhino-Rack Pioneer Platform Roof Rack with CXB Leg Kit offers many options and accessories for you to scale your rack as needed with little to no research for parts and materials. I also had the same issue with going larger on that rack. Don’t forget the Eye Bolts (makes mounting anything easy). If I'd bought a taller basket rack it would not have fit in my garage once I installed the lift. The included wind faring will help to cut down on wind resistance, helping to keep the rack quiet at highway speeds. Our latest range of Pioneer Platforms allow you to change the way you carry and complete your off-road roof top set up. You could “technically” mount that platform on CBX leg kit but it is not rated for the same weight. Hi! I don't know the specifics for a Tepui, but after speaking with Front Runner, they got me into a set of tent supports. I have a Rhino Rack Pioneer on both the 4Runner and my off-road trailer. Thanks in advance. I think of the three, the rhino is probably the weakest one. Tell them you damaged the mounting brackets on your Front Runner rack and need replacements. I would love to go w/ a platform w/ full rail and backbone install, but I know I’m going to be putting a RTT up there. Jengum likes this. Front Runner. a couple of people in the tent)? I really like my Baja Racks Flat Utility Rack with cross bars (not the mesh). The slab is not adjustable but you can remove a slab if needed. Anybody have this attachment and can you post a picture as I am Little concerned about wind noise. Hey Brenan – Rhino spec on the Pioneer SX Platform is 175 lbs (dynamic). I really like my Baja Racks Flat Utility Rack with cross bars (not the mesh). Our newsletter is pretty much the best thing you'll ever read! This rack is relatively slim, but nowhere close to to the Rhino-Rack. Where these racks excel is their load rating and stellar performance in their ability to handle anything you throw at them. Because it's flat with no cage or front bar it's very easy to load on a canoe, lumber and other long gear. Front Runner Outfitters; Prinsu; Rhino-Rack; Eezi-Awn K9; Gobi Stealth; Baja Rack; Cali Raised LED; When it comes to crossbars, ideal to carry lighter weights on your 4Runner: Rhino-Rack; Thule Once again, make sure you know what type of rack system suits you better. #3 – The Front Runner Slimline 2 & Eezi-Awn K9 Expedition Roof Rack. Front Runner Rhino Rack RCI Off Road LFD Off Road Eezi-Awn KC HiLites CBI Off Road Cali Raised Bed Rack ... Front Runner Toyota 4Runner (5th Gen) 3/4 Slimline II Roof Rack Kit. Regular price $1,055.00. The very front leg was at the edge of the front runner provided rails as I wanted it to allow for the most support of the front portion of the roof rack that is hanging over and beyond your sunroof. If you want the rack to sit higher off the 4Runner, you should buy the SX Leg Kit with the optional crossbars. Using the factory rail system (60″ x 49″) will allow you to hold 175 pounds which will be more than enough for most 4Runner owners out there. Added bonus is that it does away with my 8 u-bolts right now, and goes to just 4 … Spent about 4 months reading everything I could about the frontrunner, rhino, and some other options. Regular price $1,465.00. The Rhino-Rack Pioneer SX Platform is made with lightweight reinforced nylon and aluminum weighing in at only 43 pounds! No need for any other crossbars with this leg kit. What all of these roof racks have in common is their somewhat low profile design. Pure 4Runner Icon 4Runner 2.5 VS Ext Trav RR CDCV Coilover Kit 96-02 [58716c] - OVERVIEW The ICON Vehicle Dynamics V.S. Rhino-Rack Backbone Mounting System holds just over 700lbs – that’s more than the Front Runner Slimline 2. We decided to go with the Rhino-Rack with the Backbone Mount System but they were back-ordered on the backbone mount. If you have any questions or comments, please... comment ahead. Installation guides are available in the INSTALL tab of each product. I am assuming that static it should be able to handle some multiple of that amount (i.e. Gun.Rnr – GOBI Racks Stealth Multi-light Set Up + Sunroof Option. I’m looking at getting some flaring but I’m wondering how that would work if I have a sunroof. There are aluminum boards going lengthwise, and they have a slot where you can slide things in. I don't know if I can justify an $800 roof rack if I can get something solid for a little over half. I have one. Applying this mission of thoughtful engineering and quality craftsmanship to campsites has resulted in a line of innovative, space saving, and durable camping products that stow easily on Front Runner rack systems and/or inside vehicles. Have you seen us load 1540 lbs of water on a Front Runner rack mounted to a Land Rover Discovery 4? If so, what are the downsides of fitting the longer rack on the rails? I was in the same boat. The latest in new 4Runner parts, products and gear. On this video we look closely at both Prinsu and Front Runner racks. The look of the Backbone system with the Pioneer Platform is much better than how we have it mounted on the factory roof rails. I am sure you will be fine but you are obviously going to be overweight once you hop in there. The price is much higher than on Amazon as well as some third-party sites. I am a huge sunroof fan and would never want to cover our sunroof either. Basically it gets the tent up 1/2", and hold the tent to the rack. TOYOTA 4 Runner 4dr SUV 85 to 89 TOYOTA 4 Runner 4dr SUV With Roof Rails 10 to 20 TOYOTA 4 Runner 4dr SUV With Roof Rails 03 to 09 DISCLAIMER: The CXB Leg kit was not built for the Pioneer Platform, and Rhino Rack advises against this. The Rhino-Rack Backbone for the 5th Gen 4Runner can carry more weight because the Backbone Mounting System mounts straight to your roof using factory mount location points. We will never spam your inbox or sell your data. They both have advantages. When looking at roof racks, there are a handful of solid options to choose from. Bronco vs. 4Runner: Strengths comparison. The fit, finish and design of the Front Runner roof rack really impressed me. Although these roof racks are superior in every category, I decided to go another direction for a couple of reasons. Get Up to 20% Off the Trail 4Runner Store! Once installed on your 4Runner roof rack, you can carry just about anything with it. GET PAID FOR WRITING A 4RUNNER PRODUCT REVIEW OR STEP BY STEP INSTALL. The Front Runner racks are made of T6 aluminum along with 3CR12 (low-cost grade chromium) stainless steel. Rhino-Rack Backbone Mounting System - Toyota 4Runner Carry more on your TOYOTA 4Runner with the Rhino-Rack Backbone System! It's hard to appreciate it without the closeups you see of member's rigs on this site, but the engineer that designed the product made some very important design choices. I’d be surprised if they said they wouldn’t sell you any. Hold Up: 1 BIke. When we purchased our rack, everyone was out of stock on the Rhino-Rack Backbone system. I think you should be fine but who knows but I do not have much experience throwing an RTT… Read more », Did you have any issues with the CXB attachments not “hooking” under the factory roof bars? I wish the rails had multiple T-slots like the other offerings, but I have not run into an issue with it yet. It sits very low without a cage or a front bar sticking up. Hi. I stood on my rack all the time and it was pretty stout. While the Front Runner Slimline 2 smokes Rhino-Rack Pioneer Platform (CXB Leg Kit) in terms of load capacity (175lbs dynamic vs. 600 pounds dynamic), the Rhino-Rack Pioneer is still cheaper with the factory rail mount kit. You also get a leg up on vendor specials, free gear, giveaway notifications, and more. $445.00 Sale: $400.50 Save: 10% off. Unzip the bag, undo the velcro, unroll the awning, extend and lock the vertical legs, clip in the canopy bars, … If you are going to mount a roof-top tent, you should check out the Backbone Kit. I, however, had this set-up installed for about 2 years and did not have one problem. I have a front runner rack. the advantage of getting the front runner slimline is of course the weight as you already mentioned however if you plan to add a weight of a small car on top of the rack, you are already exceeding the vehicle's weight limit. I really like my Baja Racks Flat Utility Rack with cross bars (not the mesh). We discussed the differences between the Rhino-Rack, Front Runner Slimline 2, Gobi Stealth, Baja Rack and the K9. Marko, That platform would require the backbone mounting system. Honestly, I like the look of the PrinSu and I like the price a LOT better. All in all, after everything has been mounted and tested on-road and off-road, I am incredibly happy with this roof rack. Jan 28, 2016 #2 I don't know much about the Renegades. #1 & #2 – The Gobi Stealth Rack and The Baja Flat Roof Rack. They assured us it was not possible. Rhino-Rack also makes a unique mounting system specifically for the 5th Gen 4Runner that replaces your factory roof rail system. Front Runner comes in full rack options as well as the 3/4. I want to be able to have two people lay on the roof for watching the stars while camping or something. ok, I have the WIND FAIRING FOR SLIMLINE II RACK / 1165MM/1255MM(W) - BY FRONT RUNNER Product Code RRAC143. The second and most important reason was the price. These roof racks are all well-made utility racks for the 5th Gen 4Runner. The Front Runner racks are made of T6 aluminum along with 3CR12 (low-cost grade chromium) stainless steel. Rhino-Rack Backbone Mounting System holds just over 700lbs – that’s more than the Front Runner Slimline 2. We have had ours like this since the install and no problems. The system is designed to carry more static and dynamic weight. It’s totally doable. I also think it’s ridiculously overpriced (especially the accessories), but I think most of these adventure racks are. Use coupon code "TRAIL4R10" and save 10% on windshield wiper blades from Scrubblade. Front Runner Outfitters Rhino Rack What I am really trying to look for is a roof rack similar to Gobi (where it mounts directly to the vehicle roof, removing the actually rack bars) but I seem to not be able to find anything . Seems the K9 Alum full length no drill rack is never mentioned and I cant figure out why. One option is the factory rail mount kit (175lbs) and the other is with the Rhino-Rack Backbone Mounting Kit (700+lbs). My second choice for a roof rack was the Front Runner Slimline 2 Roof Rack. See what rack works for you the best! Rhino Rack Wind Fairing - 44" $98.00 4 PCS Led Smoked Grille Lights Kits for 4Runner TRD Pro 2014-2019, Including SR5, TRD off-road, Limited, TRO Pro (Smoked shell white lights) Joined: May 21, 2017 Member: #4077 Messages: 27 Gender: Male. May 22, 2017 at 2:12 PM #25 #25. lodi781, Apr 5, 2017 #24. They sell everything as a system anyway, and they’re very responsive. It’s … If I'd bought a taller basket rack it would not have fit in my garage once I installed the lift. On a side note, the K9 Roof rack was a serious contender as well but it sat a little high off the 4Runner in my opinion. All Front Runner Rack Kits contain installation instructions as w It sits very low without the cage or a front bar sticking up. I was searching around after we installed ours and found another guy with the same issue. All hardware components needed to install the tray on a specific vehicle are included. Full-Length Flat Overland Style Rack & 3/4 Options. 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