Loose Roof Rack

Category now locked, topics will be moved. Please post in the appropriate make and model category.

Moderator: Mikewire

Locked
User avatar
bigmontana
Euro Addict!!!
Euro Addict!!!
Posts: 1874
Joined: Mar Sun 19, 2006 11:32 pm
Vehicles: 1963 Beetle 2000 Mercedes E320 Wagon
Location: Billings

Loose Roof Rack

Post by bigmontana » Nov Sun 22, 2009 3:14 am

So I noticed a couple of months ago that my left rail of my roof rack on my wagon is loose I'm curious if anyone knows an easy way to tighten it besides pulling the headliner down, Which I don't want to do for fear of tearing it. Can it be tightnened from the outside or only underneath.
1963 Beetle
2001 Passat 4moWagon (Sold)
2000 Mercedes E320 Wagon

User avatar
squabeggs
In the trunk...
In the trunk...
Posts: 250
Joined: Feb Thu 12, 2009 9:41 am
Vehicles: 2001 VW 2.Slo Jetta CEL-Wagon
Location: SL,UT
Contact:

Re: Loose Roof Rack

Post by squabeggs » Nov Mon 23, 2009 4:08 pm

I think that if you pry off the end-caps, one can tighten it up there without messing with your headliner. I make no promises though...I'll dig around and see if I can find out where I'm imagining that from...a thread somewhere on the 'tex about deleting the roof racks I believe.

Been a long time no virtual see...welcome back, hope things are lookin' up for you. :thumbsup:
Bags are for groceries.

Locked