GX470. Use coupon code "TRAIL4R10" and save 10% on windshield wiper blades from Scrubblade. Made in the USA is very appealing to me. There’s one thing that is HUGELY annoying. I just bought a 2020 TRD PRO 4Runner and am wondering if the roof rack bolt pattern is the same for all 5th Gen 4Runners? It’s dimensions are Length 48″ x Width 37.5″ x Height 4″. Haven’t seen them in person yet. This is a good option but it does sit a little higher off the 4Runner than the BajaRack. Thanks for the link share! The rack is priced higher than a lot of the competition (remember, you’re paying for a ladder) and production times prohibit those who are in immediate need of a rack. ARB makes racks with optional mesh bottom plates along with wind deflectors. Will the TRD Pro roof rack fit? Hopefully, we were able to scratch the surface and help steer you in the right direction. Any idea who makes them? @EvergreenRnr – Victory4x4 Full-Length 4Runner No-Drill Roof Rack (No Light Bar Cutout), 6. I’m looking to add a basket type rack but need to be able to carry 2 kayaks on it. Where can I find that kit? Great now I have some decisions to make! ARB; Baja Rack. The Rola V-Tex Rooftop Cargo Basket while being super affordable is another great option for those who want a strong easy to mount rack/basket. This design features a T-slot channel like many mainstream platforms along with 2 bottom facing channels. In addition, the static load capacity easily holds up to 600lbs. Victory4x4 has even gone so far to add machined openings on the end of the slats so you can drop T-nuts into the T Slot channel without having to take apart the rack, Reasonable price & lead time. Roof racks are a great addition for anyone who takes their rig off-roading, takes road trips, day trips, and ofcourse for families that need a little more storage up top. Then there is the Ranger which is built to be fairly low-profile but more for function, The Ranger outer bars are quite taller than the Stealth. There is a lot of documentation online for this rack. I have the Rola V-TEX on 2018 and you need the crossbar to be able to have this rack up there. Whether you are an avid offroader whose looking for the extra space, occasional thrill-seeker, or weekend warrior, below is a good resource to help you consider the platform that is right for your needs. I would assume all roof racks will create noise to some levels. The Curt Roof Rack Cargo Carrier is the cheapest option on this list but not bad by any means. In the picture in the article it looks like the rack is directly clamped to the side rails and potentially no crossbars are needed. Although the Prinsu comes in a full-length option at $765, the 3/4 is much cheaper sitting at only $595. (Is it even practical?) Additionally, my favorite reseller can’t get decent margins so I am looking for another option, but feel like I need to have that sunroof option since that was a requirement for me when I bought my 4Runner. The measurements of this unit for the Backbone (full rack) system is Length 76″ x Width 49″x Height 1.5″. There are a few things that set the ARB roof rack apart from other brands. You mount the rack to a PVC-protected galvanized support channel that sits in your roofs support channel. It seems we get better fuel mileage with this rack than the Victory 4×4. ARB roof racks are built to support the full rated roof load capacity of a vehicle with the mounting system and structural integrity of the rack being designed to withstand the most demanding of conditions. I got the Rhino-rack 76″x49″ Pioneer and the Backbone system for a total of $763…that’s over a $400+ savings. for roof top tents and their occupants. The 54″ would be too wide for 5th Gen roof in my opinion but it depends on what look you are going for. Great post. Thats my plan , I have a 2019 Pro with Rack. It is built from the same aluminum material as the Eezi-Awn K9. Without seeing a rack firsthand, it’s difficult to drop a grand or more and hope for the best. Personally, I really like the design and style of the rack. 2010- 2021 5th Generation; 2002-2009 4th Generation ; 1996-2002 3rd Generation; Tacoma. It’s dimensions are length 52″ x width 48″ x Height 6.5″ with a optional Length 22″ extension. If you are looking for a fully functional overland style rack that’s a low profile with a clean design, BajaRacks might be for you. I don’t feel it blocks the view much really. @Pupperunner – Prinsu 5th Gen 4Runner Prinsu No-Drill Full Roof Rack, 4. I had to drill twice as I was about an… Read more », I have a Rhino Rack Pioneer on both the 4Runner and my off-road trailer. 4th Gen 4Runner 2003-2009. Below you will find an overview of the top (most common) roof racks that every 5th Gen 4Runner owner should consider. BUT, the distance between the slot in the frame and the slots in the… Read more ». Technically every roof rack will decrease fuel economy and increase wind noise on some level. Anyone who likes the aesthetics of the basket/safari style. IMHO, not worth the wait or the premium for the ‘benefits’. Both have very good reputations for making solid hardware, and build them to properly fit a 5th Gen 4Runner. This is a general list of common racks. Easy assembly and built to last. Yeah, I have seen a few of the Ecotechne roof racks out there on the forum but I don’t have any personal experience with them. I have a 2020 4R and have been looking at Front Runner racks which I believe are made in South America. While this rack can still be outfitted with many other aftermarket accessories, the design allows for their accessory mounts to work much easier. I’m a huge fan of you and Snail Trail. So if you are gun shy about punching holes in the roof, it’s probably not for you. The primary purpose of my roof rack is to mount my RTT and awning. If you are looking at the flat platforms, they have the same size 70” X 44″. Brian, same with me. Crossbars; Lexus. The ARB platforms sit taller than most racks unless you purchase a low profile platform. That's what we all dream for, especially if we own a Toyota 4Runner 5th Gen and we want to outfit it the best possible way. Have you seen the LFD Off Road cross bars and racks? It’s the perfect choice for someone who needs the extra space but doesn’t want to pay a lot. 4Runner Tested and industry proven scrubbing technology. The Eezi-Awn K9 while not having a cheaper 3/4 length option is a great option to consider. KC highlights offers multiple different lighting options on there in the M-Rack. Took almost 4 months to arrive, but from the instant it showed up, it was worth the wait. Will the trd pro roof rack fit? There are no included accessories that come with the Yakima. There are plenty of other systems out there though. Brenan, First, thanks for all the time and effort you put in to the website. The downside to Front Runner is that most of their accessory mounts and brackets are expensive and compatibility with any other brackets is not so great. I do have a one. 3rd Gen 4Runner 1996-2002; 4th Gen 4Runner 2003-2009; 5th Gen 4Runner 2010+ Baja Rack Accessories; Cali Raised; Expedition One; Front Runner; Go Rhino; N-Fab; Perrycraft; PrInSu Design. Our content is pretty fire! This is an affordable alternative to the full-length Gobi, BajaRack, Front Runner, and Eezi-Awn K9. Don’t think that lower cost means lower quality because the Bravo has a lot to offer. The Prinsu ROOFRAC is designed from 2 laser-cut side rails with 1/4″ 5052 aluminum. Hey Brenan! They make quality stuff for sure. While they start out pricier than some other racks, BajaRacks are a great choice if you want a dependable rack with plenty of options. There are optional crossbars available for purchase if the factory rails do not come factory on your 4R. We have also used it to mount other accessories (awning/ Maxxtrax). We installed the Rhino-Rack on our 5th Gen. What appealed to me was how low profile the platform was, that we installed. Yes, my 56” 23Zero Walkabout RTT is mounted on the roof rack as far back as I can reasonably get it. Thanks. We also utilize the LFD Off-Road Aluminum Accessory Mounts to hold FuelPax and/or Recovery Boards. Rhino Pioneer Backbone Platform (76″ x 48″): Short lead times and Shipping (Compared to Gobi, BajaRacks), Versatile overland/ expedition style rack, Lots of documentation online for mods & accessories, Large basket design and low profile design options, Few add-ons, clamps, and mounting accessories, Uses factory roof rails (no drilling required), No customizable options “For the price, though overall you can’t complain much”, No customizable options “Like the Rola Basket for the price overall you can’t complain”. Total stock right now, need to start with a new rack so this is very helpful. Although ARB has made roof racks for many years, their flat alloy rack has been introduced to the market and might just be the rack you are looking for. A month or so later Victory4x4 had released an updated version of their front feet which sits in the rain channel to provide better lateral support for larger items like an RTT. I realize any roof rack will have some noise associated with it but it seems a rack like the Frontrunner’s would be worse because it has no angles to it. How about comparing to factory racks? their products look pretty mean. Anyone who wants to make their rig look cool or who is looking for a very functional roof rack. For additional add-ons, Prinsu does not have much to choose from. Looking at a Rhino Rack Pioneer Platform w/Backbone for my 4R. While we have plenty of space inside our 4Runner, it is always nice to have extra storage up top. Front Runner makes a pretty stout rack, K9, and many others have been known to be pretty strong. Get Up to 20% Off the Trail 4Runner Store! We moved up from their standard crossbars for the OEM Roof Rails, to a 7/8ths rack, up to the full-length Aluminum. Anything else we should know about your set up? People who are concerned about fitting into the garage as well as people looking for modularity and adjustability. I have a question on which of these rack mount directly on roof of the vehicle (not the existing factory Toyota roof rack). Regardless of what rack you end up buying, you should be happy. Looking around, and doing research, I have only run across the Gobi and the BajaRack with sunroof cut out option on full length racks. Then you have molded rubber clamps that mount to the actual platform. Prinsu also sells individual accessories to assist with mounting. Both are considered full overland style racks with multiple options for mods, lights, and accessories. The design is aerodynamic, lightweight, and highly durable. ProTRD, Yeah, we wrote quite a bit on options. With a dynamic load rating of 300 pounds and a static load rating of 600 pounds, the ARB Flat Alloy Roof Rack is capable of holding gear such as kayaks or paddleboards, but also a roof top tent that can hold two people on board. ARB is a commonly used and trusted expedition company. Front Runner comes in full rack options as well as the 3/4. The Flat Alloy Roof Rack comes in a 70” x 44” platform, but steel options are available in other sizes. I’m trying to get a rack where I can put different things on (cargo box, bike carrier, ski rack, kayak/canoe rack, etc) but one where I don’t have to drill or add existing holes. ARB's Deluxe Bull Bar selection is the most extensive. The old design tended to move laterally under load if the rack wasn’t perfectly adjusted, especially in the rain as the roof got wet. We will never spam your inbox or sell your data. There are many rack manufacturers out there with different designs. But the BajaRack also offers a completely flat (UTility – shown above) option as well. JC, Good question. I would like to put it with the Nfab Aluminium Rack. Just updated the article. Front Runner has even more mounting options and additional accessories than BajaRack. Check out Uptop overland. The 5th Gen 4Runner Roof Rack is a ruggedly light weight rack which allows the utmost in flexibility for your cargo with 3″x 1″ slotted aluminum extrusions as the cross bars. We also dig that the rack comes with a super sleek and solid ladder (most other racks do not include a ladder) and comes with pre-drilled holes for auxiliary lighting. While not being quite as large it has better features for an offroader. I wanted to mention that originally when I received my Roof Rack it had the old design of their front feet which utilized 4 rubber pads that sit on top of the front of the roof (just behind the front windshield). Local dealer told me it’s only for the pro but he also didn’t sound very motivated to figure it out for me. If you aren’t wanting to do any drilling for an aftermarket roof rack, this is a great option as the ARB rack utilizes the factory roof rack mounting locations. For the Rola V-tex picture above, it looks like it’s mounted on the standard vertical bars and not cross bars…is there a separate bracket this can be done with? This is the only model that does not use their standard crossbars – these are slightly wider. Prinsu is aluminum with three powder coating options, Bare aluminum, Black, Or Custom color. Front Runner is a T6 aluminum (ultimate tensile strength) rack that has a slim and flat design. Did you look at the mega warrior basket with the extension? The website also has TONS of other vendors that one can… Read more ». Also, does the GOBI ladder work with all different rack systems or just the GOBI? Featuring a low profile design while still showing elements of a basket, this is an option to consider is budget is limited or you are looking for something small and compact. This system has a very clean design which looks great on the 5th Gen. He would have all the answers for you. I love your website by the way. Yeah, don’t be that person. For accessories, Rola sells an optional 18 3/4″ length extension, cargo box or net, a cargo bag and last but not least a bike carrier attachment. I figure the wait is worth the price and quality. I have an LFD aluminum full rack and I recommend it for any purpose. I just ordered mine yesterday, the wait is 3-4 months. Pro Tip: the Gobi crossbars are secured with Nyloc nuts that are designed to help prevent the securing bolts from backing out. The first is the Stealth which is built to be low profile while providing maximum functionality. The Eezi-Awn K9 only comes with mounting hardware. Do yourself a favor and get some type of rack or crossbar system. It has proven to be a game changer for a first-time 4Runner owner like myself. ARB racks are available in a variety of lengths and widths for vehicles with or without gutters, so you can choose the appropriate size to suit your requirements. The rack is extremely lightweight. Thanks. I was leaning Rhino Pioneer, but saw in another post you don’t recommend it if RTT a consideration. This system is a top contender in the 5th Gen 4R world. I highly recommend this rack for its sleek profile. The GOBI Toyota 4Runner 5th GEN Stealth Rack, black powder coated with an anti-rust undercoat which provides years of on/off road utility. Fit no problem and easy to install, but the way the crossbars attach to the roof rails (in the slots) means that the bars sit too close to the vehicle roof. I’ve heard the gobi rack rusting because if the steel,can someone verify this please and thank you. Nor is this a list of the “best roof racks” out there. Or both! The rack is not cheap at all but is sure to turn heads and like the road in front of you far beyond the eye can see. Eezi-Awn K9 has an adjustable height feature that allows you to adjust the brackets up and down. They do have a Prinsu like, design as well. The wind deflector does have options for a 30″ and 40″ light bar cut out which is pretty awesome. If your 4Runner has a moonroof, it is nice to know that Baja offers an option to accommodate your needs. Have a question? Rago Fabrication has designed numerous mods to enhance your off-roading and over-landing experience. Designed with style & durability to maintain a safe driving load capacity of 300lbs. You name it. Good thing you’ve got us and our first-hand experience with a bunch of different roof racks. Let me know, happy to help! SSO makes nice products but I don’t have experience with them. Our content is pretty fire! They are made out of 1″, 3/4″, and 1/2″ steel tubing. For the alloy rack, they only offer a system with the mesh floor (#4913010m). It’s all Spanish, and pretty difficult to navigate. Roof Racks & Acc. Do you see a huge benefit of the front supports being drilled vs the rubber supports SSO offers? This platform is similar to an Eezi-Awn K9 and the Front Runner, but a little less expensive than both. Looks nice, can mount a Megawarrior basket, but not a great fit. Ultimately it will be up to you, your wallet and your intended purpose to decide which rack is best for you. We recently switched from a Victory 4×4 full rack and while it was nice, we feel that the Front Runner Slimline II is definitely a more solid piece of kit. I think people looking for a well-supported product. Anything else between those two? If you are law enforcement, military, or a firefighter, check out http://www.expertvoice.com and sign up for their insane savings. I know a few guys that have their bumpers installed. Can you please update this with all of the new players? Toyota Roof Rack Trd Pro Part Number: 4R PT278-89190. The distance between the rails is tiny making it difficult to find enough room to work. Is there any information you can point me to that has more details? The rack consists of 2 laser cut side rails constructed of 5052 aluminum plate. Dirty Gear: With dirty gear, it’s nice to have the option to throw stuff on top of your 4Runner instead of the rear cargo area. The Nfab rack sits pretty far in on the factory roof rails. Has anyone else heard of or used this company? Trying to find a full length roof rack for my 3rd gen that I can mount my rooftop tent on. It’s an awesome rack! These days, there’s a huge variety of styles and manufacturers out there for you to choose from. In addition, the side rails of the basket design make working on things like tents a little difficult. Prinsu Roof Racks. The Alpha rack comes with the same scene pods as the Bravo, just another great feature of this rack. Standard Basket Roof Rack - With OR Without Sunroof Cutout - Optional Ladder - For Toyota 4Runner G5 2010-2021 - by Baja Rack A true, solid off road roof rack, ideal to carry any type of gear you or your buddies may need. Similar to a Front Runner, the platform is designed as a flat panel slotted rack. A roof rack is a valuable and versatile accessory for many overland vehicles and without one, some trips would just not be possible. Having some difficulty trying to decide among the various rack options described in this article. I feel like I’ve been waffling between every single rack now for months… I like Prinsu’s but don’t really want to drill. K9 offers a wide variety of accessories. The EVO MTs are true rock tires. CBI Offroad plans to continue offering the same great racks and accessories that Prinsu is known for while improving the overall customer experience. Okay …I need low profile rack and while there are no immediate plans for a RTT, I would like to get a rack that would hold one should I need it. The EVO MTs are true rock tires. It seems to be a small bit taller than other racks. I am trying to decide on a rack that allows me full usage of my moonroof, that would also be in the 600 lbs load range. Armor 4th Gen; Sliders 4th Gen; Bumpers 4th Gen; Crossbars 4th Gen; Roof Racks 4th Gen; Tacoma. Good question for Clint over at this article here. For mounting, you need to get creative with accessories. From the affordable baskets like the Yakima to the more expensive options like Gobi, FrontRunner, and many of the top CNC roof racks on the market, we covered top options. One of the biggest focuses will be on reducing lead times so that product is on the shelf and ready to ship. The 4 factory bolts on your roof are enough to hold down the weight of a rack. Very low wind noise. Do you know anyone who has bought the EchoTechne roof rack? I cant decide on the 3/4 vs full rack. I’m looking for a flat design and one that would be sturdy enough for a RTT if I decided to get one. Thanks for the tip. I also use the remaining space to mount items that take up too much space inside or that get frequently dirty or muddy (traction boards, shovel, ax, saw, etc). The Yakima MegaWarrior and LoadWarrior Cargo Basket is a great durable option for those who want to have additional storage space. The Gobi breakdown doesn’t mention wind noise as a Con. To me that is a big deal since I do tend to prefer parts that are made in the States. Great customer service. Sure but it might hang over the side of the 4Runner about 2-3″ on both sides. Quick install, functional, and durable basket. Use coupon code "TRAIL4R10" and save 10% on windshield wiper blades from Scrubblade. UpTOP Overland is probably the leader in Ingenuity, creativity, and design Integrations. 1st Gen (1996-2004) 2nd Gen (2005-2015) 3rd Gen (2016-2020) Toyota Tundra. The roof rack was purchased specifically because I knew I was getting an RTT when I bought my 4runner, so I needed a way to mount it. One person can mount the platform to the factory roof rails in about 20 minutes. It has a unique wind deflector unlike any of the other racks. This basket also comes with all mounting hardware so no additional purchases are needed. The Bajarack standard basket rack enables you to carry all your off road, recovery gear and accessories with you in a safe and reliable platform. I don’t think I need a full size rack for that; I’m guessing the 3/4 will be sufficient. While the Gobi rack is pricey, it is worth every penny due to it being incredibly clean, functional and strong. I use my rack mainly to hold my iKamper rooftop tent. This is also incredibly sketchy and can damage your interior pretty quickly. Maybe we will do a follow-up post. I only ran into this issue when I was trying to get my RTT as far back on the rack as possible while maintaining a somewhat centered and evenly distributed location on the mounting points. I have a 2012 TE 4Runner, where the roof rack is different from the other versions, and later (after 2013) TE. Hi Brenan. Standard features: NO DRILLING REQUIRED. I love the way it looks but I’ve seen on one of the 4runner forums that people had issues with the bolts rusting and bad wind noise. You guys are my “go-to’s.” I’m looking into reacks and I’m curious as to why you said this in your post, with regards to the ARB racks. Victory4x4 makes a bunch of different accessories for their Roof Racks such as RTT and Awning mounting brackets. 4Runner Roof Rack Crossbar | 5th Gen (10+) ★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.00/5 Stars. If you are looking for a workhorse rack with well thought out add-ons and the ability to carry another truck on top of your rig look no further. They now have a full non drilled version. not the ladder. Toyota 4Runner Gobi 3rd Gen Stealth Roof Rack 4x4 Off Road (Fits: Toyota 4Runner) $1,400.00. Like many other roof racks on the market, the KC M rack features CNC cut Precision Fit crossbars that can be outfitted with t-nut eye-bolts to allow for endless mounting options. Has a question on the ROLA V-TEX ROOFTOP CARGO BASKET. Is the Gobi or BajaRack set up for a sunroof? Thanks for the help, I was hoping to get some guidance/perspectives regarding a roof rack. The powder coat is a millennium grey powder-coat with a zinc-rich primer that gives 1000 hours of salt spray resistance. Many other systems do not offer a feature like this. These are just a few examples to help you decide if you need a rack or not. (upTop Overland, Victory, SSO, etc). As the overlanding community continues to grow, I’m sure there will be significant growth in roof rack options, which doesn’t make deciding any easier. Choose Year: Choose Finish: Quantity: Add to Cart. The wind deflector is not as “low profile,” as the other racks, but it looks awesome! The flat design helps out with the slim profile, but also allows a user ample options for storing equipment on the rack. Each crossbar has a somewhat limited amount of adjustability compared to other racks. This is not an issue 95% of the time as the adjustability and spacing are more than adequate for most things. Whether it be for cargo, a rooftop tent, auxiliary lighting, or pure aesthetics, a roof rack provides you with infinite options to better outfit your ultimate adventure vehicle. Just a guess. While ARB varies in price the quality stays the same on every model minus strengths from materials (alloy vs. steel). (11 Reviews) Price: $89.00 . ARB 3/4 Flat Rack - Overview & Install on 5th Gen 4Runner, Low Profile Roof Rack by ARB, The ultimate low profile roof rack for the 5th generation 4Runner! Gregg, yeah you can see a post one of our writers put together on them here: https://trail4runner.com/2019/11/24/sherpa-crestone-roof-rack-install-review/, I know I’m kind of late to this thread, but just got a 2019 trd off-road. The kit contains roof mounting hardware, the slimline platform, the foot rails and the wind deflector. There are a few things that set the ARB roof rack apart from other brands. GET PAID FOR WRITING A 4RUNNER PRODUCT REVIEW OR STEP BY STEP INSTALL. You can get the ARB at 70” X 44″ in multiple options. Bumpers GX470; Crossbars GX470; Roof Racks GX470; Sliders GX470; GX460. @Castlebravo_V2.0 – Front Runner Slimline II, 3. Everything is solid and nothing on the basket itself is secured by bolts. While only coming with a wind deflector, BajaRacks sells a wide variety of additional accessories. 38 … The platform sits much lower than many expedition systems on the market and it mounts to the factory roof rails which make the install quite easy. May 3, 2019 - ARB Flat Alloy Rack Review on the 5th Gen 4Runner - The ARB Fence Rack In Detail, ARB Flat Allow Roof Rack, Is the Flat Mesh Rackbest for your 4Runner? Yeah, the Gobi Rack is an amazing product. Whether you are looking to mount a rooftop tent or store camping gear, this rack is more than prepared to handle what you throw at it. When I upgraded to Gen5 4-Runner our Yakima Kayak racks didn’t fit the crossbars on the new truck. If you want to write that article, we would totally hook you up for it. This lifts your tent a little higher than flat roof racks. Obvious would be weight, but can you talk to whether there is enough strength loss in the alloy options to pay for the extra weight of steel? Do you know which rack will work with strapping down kayaks with my current adapters for the crossbars? It was beautifully made and fit perfectly on the 4Runner. Material used: Black epoxy powder-coated T6 aluminium 3CR12 Stainless Steel. The measurements for the 3/4 platform are Length 60″ x Width 48″x Height 1.5″. I have previously run a Gobi rack and a k9 rack and I really like the low-profile of the Prinsu. Let us know when you have everything installed. If you want your accessory mounting search to go smooth, Eezi-Awn makes it really easy. If you have the money oh, this is one roof rack and light bar combination you will not regret. As soon as I saw this update I gave Victory4x4 a call and they got me taken care of by adding a set of the new front feet to my open order (for armor and Molle panels) for no additional cost. Although this system has an adjustable height, it still sits higher than some other low profile systems out there. They can accommodate Baja Design Flush Mount S2’s, Element Flush Mount lights, and the Rigid Flush Mount lights. If you want to mount an RTT (rooftop tent), you need the 70” X 49” touring rack (part #3813200). The reason. I live at the beach and was wondering which would be best for avoiding rust – or if there are things that could be done to mitigate it. Both of these models come equipped with the famous ladder. You have to look up your rack’s dimensions to see where to drill your holes. The Prinsu comes with all of the mounting hardware and has two different crossbar options. Thanks. N-Fab itself has a lifetime warranty which makes this rack rank above most in a sense. It has two unique looks which are quite stunning. Thank you! Was thinking a 3/4 roof rack would be the way to go but was wondering how it affects the mounting of a roof top tent or any sort of canopy. Obviously, I would have to go with a full, not a 3/4. Before my first rack, I bought a large rug and threw it inside. The rack itself can handle a safe driving load capacity of 300lbs. The static load is not mentioned but they can handle rooftop tents. Beautiful, Strong, and fully capable Gobi. So if you don’t get a light bar to fill the entire cutout, your rack just won’t look right. You can adjust the rails on the Prinsu to avoid your sunroof. Anyone looking for solid steel tube construction that’s welded and has a basket style base. There shouldn’t be… Read more ». We can get into detail on what aftermarket racks and basket racks would fit with each application. I would think the Gobi ladder will work with the Nfab rack. Maybe one of the more relevant aspects to this rack is who produces it. The modular design is more robust (larger channels for hold-down bolts). Toyota 4Runner. Also, we just spoke with a solid company who is making a new rack for the 4Runner, Tacoma and Tundra. It’s very well designed and the wind noise is very minimal compared to my previous Racks. Nowadays it serves as a platform for our Roof Top Tent. Lighting: You can run spotlights, flood lights, light bars, marker lights, raptor lights, chase lights, scene lights, reverse lights and so much more. 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