Roof Bag Car Top Bag
Waterproof Soft Cartop Carriers

For cars with rack or without rack
Installs easily - no tools
Folds small after use
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How to avoid noise during travel?

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The vast majority of users experience a quiet ride. Follow these tips to prevent noise during travel:

1 - Using a Protective Mat helps cushion and quiet the contact between the car top carrier and the roof.

2 - Keep a distance of at least 8" between the front of the carrier and the front end of the roof. This avoids the air turbulence at the front end of the roof.

3 - Fill the RoofBag carrier to capacity if possible. This preserves the aerodynamic shape of the carrier, which creates a more quiet ride.

4 - If the car top carrier is not full, avoid flapping noise by packing the carrier so that the outer surface is as smooth as possible. Hold down any loose carrier fabric with the straps.

5 - Taut straps sections in open air (as opposed to the sections that are in contact with the carrier) can hum, whistle, or vibrate. Adding a 1/2-turn or a 1-turn twist to the noisy segment of strap will stop the noise.

6 - Tie and tuck the free ends of straps to keep them from flapping.

7 - When fastening the straps, make sure they are as vertical as possible, to create a secure attachment and to avoid movement during travel. Follow the strap angle guidelines shown here: Strap Angles.

8 - On a curved roof, use a second pair of straps to secure the car top carrier. This keeps the front of the bag carrier from lifting and flapping.




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Why a RoofBag
Car Top Carrier?

Savings:

  Save Fuel with RoofBag top carrier's original aerodynamic design.

• Save Cost when you buy factory-direct from RoofBag.com.

Efficiency:

RoofBag soft cartop carriers offer the capacity and efficiency of hard carriers, without their bulk, weight and high cost.

Convenience:

RoofBag car top carriers are simple to install, remove and store. Use with or without a roof rack. Access your gear with ease.

Waterproof & Durable:

Heavy-duty, double vinyl-coated polyester fabric is fully waterproof, won't rip or tear and is UV-resistant.

USA-made to last:

RoofBag car top carriers are manufactured in San Diego, California with US-quality, and sold world-wide exclusively through RoofBag.com.

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We accept all major credit cards and PayPal.

A car top carrier from RooBag is waterproof and durable, and yet flexible    for easy handling and storage.

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Same-day shipping:

Our rooftop carriers and accessories are always in stock and are shipped the same day you order (M-F before 3PM PST (UPS or Fedex), or before 10AM (USPS). Otherwise, next business day.

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Guarantee

Top-quality manufacturing guaranteed with:

• 30-day return policy and
• 2-year warranty.

Customer Service:

• Our customer service is second to none, ready to assist you by phone, chat or email, before and after the purchase.

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