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  1. Appearance and Body
    I decided against the OEM cross bars but can't seem to make up my mind on what to go with. interested in getting the yakima 48' round bars not sure on the attachments yet. also trying to not break the bank! any suggestions or bars you guys like? Thanks!
  2. General Discussion Forum
    Didn't think through the security of the OEM aero crossbars (that came on the car - 2015 Premium) and now when about to purchase a roof cargo box am extremely disappointed to realize (find out) that the cross bars are NOT secure at all - just require the fairly easily attainable Torx wrench...
  3. Utility, Protection, and Towing
    Hi, I have a 2016 XV Crosstrek Premium manual. Now that I've had the car for a few weeks, I'm finding I need to start using the roof rack. What trim comes with the factory crossbars installed? Or is that an option on all trims? Since mine didn't come with them, I'm likely going to go Thule...
  4. For Sale / Freebies
    Selling a pair of used Aero Crossbars for 2013+ all hardware included. I used them with a Thule box a few times so they are a bit scuffed on top but not too bad. I traded in my Crosstrek so these have just been in my closet. $100 to pick up in Boston or I can ship to lower 48 (you pay shipping).
  5. For Sale / Freebies
    Hi, I'm looking for a Yakima or Thule set of crossbars with the mounting foot packs (to attach to side rails). Ideally I'd like a 48 inch set. Round or square would be preferred since they are less expensive, but I'd consider Aero for the right price. I don't plan to have these on my roof full...
  6. Appearance and Body
    Does anyone know of any pros or cons of using OEM crossbars vs. after-market ones?
  7. For Sale / Freebies
    Subaru Aero cross bar set for Impreza, Crosstrek XV Might be willing to ship but would much prefer a local because I no longer have the box :) *I'll throw in the nets if you want them - no hardware, just the nets.