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23x47 Carpod Walled Cargo Carrier w/ Lid - 2" Hitches - Steel - 450 lbs

23x47 Carpod Walled Cargo Carrier w/ Lid - 2" Hitches - Steel - 450 lbs

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24x48 Outside dimensions. Hitch-mounted cargo carrier with lockable lid offers 13 cu ft of storage space for your gear. Sturdy steel carrier has 4 sidewalls that provide vertical load support and fold down for easy loading and convenient storage. 1-833-496-1390 to order Carpod hitch cargo carrier part number M2200-2201 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Carpod products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for 23x47 Carpod Walled Cargo Carrier w/ Lid - 2" Hitches - Steel - 450 lbs. Hitch Cargo Carrier reviews from real customers.
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Carpod Hitch Cargo Carrier - M2200-2201

  • Flat Carrier
  • Fixed Carrier
  • Fits 2 Inch Hitch
  • 48 Inch Long
  • 24 Inch Wide
  • Class III
  • Class IV
  • Steel
  • Standard Duty
  • Carpod

24x48 Outside dimensions. Hitch-mounted cargo carrier with lockable lid offers 13 cu ft of storage space for your gear. Sturdy steel carrier has 4 sidewalls that provide vertical load support and fold down for easy loading and convenient storage.


Features:

  • Versatile, hitch-mounted cargo carrier with lockable lid is perfect for hauling cargo of all shapes and sizes
    • Great for camping supplies, firewood, luggage, hunting and fishing gear, and more
  • Tall, independently framed sidewalls keep cargo contained and provide vertical load support during transport
    • Fold outward for effortless loading and unloading
    • Fold down for easy storage and access to the rear of your vehicle
  • Lockable lid minimizes the need for cargo nets or tie-down straps
    • Deters theft when used with a padlock (sold separately) with a 3/8" diameter shackle
    • Mounts to Carpod sidewalls with built-in brackets
  • 1-Piece, welded base frame is lightweight yet strong
    • Fixed shank provides added strength and support
  • Thick, galvanized steel tubing holds up against abuse
  • Black powder coat finish resists rust, corrosion, and chipping
  • Corner reflectors ensure nighttime visibility
  • Adjustable strap is included to secure gear or to hold the lid in place
  • Cargo bag (M2202) sold separately
  • Hitch lock or hitch pin and clip sold separately


Specs:

  • Application: 2" x 2" trailer hitch receivers
  • Storage capacity: 13.25 cu ft
  • Weight capacity: 450 lbs
  • Outside dimensions: 48-3/4" long x 24" wide x 22" tall
  • Inside dimensions: 47" long x 23" wide x 21-7/8" tall
  • Folded dimensions: 48" wide x 5-1/4" tall
  • Lid dimensions: 43-1/8" long x 23-3/8" wide
  • Distance from center of hitch pin hole to closest edge of carrier: 4"
    • Note: This distance is shorter than for most other hitch-mounted cargo carriers. Please check your vehicle for the proper clearance.
  • Carrier weight: 54 lbs
  • 90-Day limited warranty


M2200 Carpod 24x48-3/4 Walled Hitch Cargo Carrier - 2 Inch Hitches - Black Powder Coated Steel - 450 lbs

M2201 Carpod Lockable Lid for Walled Cargo Carrier






Customer Reviews

23x47 Carpod Walled Cargo Carrier w/ Lid - 2" Hitches - Steel - 450 lbs - M2200-2201

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (140 Customer Reviews)

24x48 Outside dimensions. Hitch-mounted cargo carrier with lockable lid offers 13 cu ft of storage space for your gear. Sturdy steel carrier has 4 sidewalls that provide vertical load support and fold down for easy loading and convenient storage.

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Honestly it's a nice idea but the cage wire is so thin I could cut it with a pair of wire cutters and I strongly recommend welding the box to the hitch extension after assembly so it doesn't get stolen. Great customer support and shipped on time.




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Wow is all I have to say! Called customer service and was answered immediately which with other companies has not been the case, the representative I talked to was extremely kind and helpful which again has not been the case with me and other companies. Having fixed one minor mistake I made, e trailer made my experience seamless and easy and I now have peace in my car with a place to put all my miscellaneous items!! Again fantastic customer service I would order from them every time I need something for my car, thank you etrailer!!




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The Carpod Walled Cargo Carrier arrived quickly and functioned as advertised. Just what I needed for a week-long cross-country roadtrip. However, after driving through rain on a few different days, the carrier began to rust and is now rusted in multiple locations around the carrier.




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The top cage came packaged separately which isn’t a huge feel but it was a bit bent and banged up making it a little difficult to attach. I would have asked for a replacement but we were heading out on a trip and couldn’t wait.


Comments
I apologize that your product arrived a bit bent. Customer Service will be reaching out to you.
-- Etrailer Expert Sierra K - 09/13/2021


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This my the second Carrier. I backed my first one into a pole and "TACO'd" it. I wouldn't have bought the second if it wasn't such a necessary option for my RV
Good quality!


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Just completed 5000 mile trip up the East coast and home. You know how bad those roads are! Holding up just fine!
nunya b - 09/22/2021


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Love it! Easy to set up and was using it within 30 mins!




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I gave etrailer.com 5 stars for there product support and getting the Carpod Walled Cargo Carrier #M2200-2201 to me in time for our trip despite the bad weather across the Country and 5 Stars to Carpod for a great product that was easy to assemble and mount on my trailer. It easily held all needed it for.




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I bought this rack to carry my generator when I'm boondocking with my travel trailer. It also carries my 5-gallon gas can and my 5-gallon diesel can. I like that it can be locked completely closed - it keeps my generator from wandering off unattended.




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Excellent service and fast delivery! Also, everything is in perfect condition which is always great when ordering on line!




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POD is exactly as ordered and is perfect for its intended use.


Comments
Held up great during a 10,000 mile road trip.
John - 04/11/2017


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We love it. Everything works great and as advertised. Thanks for a great product.




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Excellent




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Just what I needed fast shipping I highly recommend




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


Very Good product that fit our needs well for extra carrying space for 5 day road trip with 5 people in Subaru Outback. Wanted something in addition to our cartop carrier that we could lock up gear in as we left car parked for several hours as we explored the coast and Redwoods. Stored a 52 qt cooler, Coleman collapsible 2-burner propane stove, milk crate, similarly sized-plastic bin of odds and ends, 3 camp chairs, large sun shade, blue tarp. All fit with bag closed and top on (used 3 same keyed locks with long U shackles (think 2 inch). Worked great and could barely see it in rearview mirror (had to really look for it) and could not hear it when travelling ( Did use antirattle plate, and hitch lock) . With gear did not feel it alter driving feel at all. Fit 2 inch hitch well and allowed rear gate to open with a couple millimeters clearance to spare (Fantastic! didn't think we would be able to open gate). Fitted with lights, harness was easy and I opted to attach all with twist ties. Quickly made lic plate holder out of sheet metal and used a battery powered light to illuminate plate to stay legal at night. Added some reflective tape all around. Set up worked great and without any problems. No problem travelling with in either up (folded up, no gear) or down (gear stowed and top locked on) position. While at campsites used as counter top for light items and place to spread out wet towels. No problem with CarPod bag but did not have any real precip to test, kept dusty roads out though. The corner ties on bag are a bit short but no big deal. Thought I might build a frame to add rigidity but wasn’t really necessary for us. Overall good item.




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


I bought 23x27 CARPOD walled cargo carrier w/lid (M2205-2201) on 3/30/22, received 4/8/22, it is now 9/6/22. I bought it with cargo bag (items #CS34FR), which I have used two. I have used the cargo bag twice, not worth it for me, cargo bag takes too much space. Instead I wrap items in a tarp. Pretty sure you can figure it out how to make items “water resistant” with tarp, after all the Cargo Bag is also “water resistant”.

I also bought the Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock for 2" Hitches - 3-1/2" Span (Item #63232), work great with carpod, it doesn’t rattle.

As for the Carpod itself, I love it. I use it about 4 times a month. The clearance is good, I have only hit ground once and that was because that specific exit driveway had a deep swale to it. As shown in picture, I use Carpod on Lexus 2020 RX350L, the rear hatch door clears fine on opening and closing. The only complain is when I go reverse, the rearview camera is blocked AND I have to disable the vehicles rear collision warning system.




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


After purchasing a 2018 Honda CR-V Touring, my honey-to-do-task of having to bring trash to the dump every week must be done. I am not a big fan of placing trash inside my new car, despite having a rubber liner. So I purchased the Curt 2 inch receiver hitch and had it installed by my local mechanic. I did not want to have to hook up my small utility trailer to go to the dump since I have to go to work and park in a parking garage after making my trash drop off. I came across this Carpod M2205 walled carrier. I am thrilled with this and like the way it folds up when not in use. There was a simple assembly process to go through after it was received (quick shipping by the way). It is a little heavy placing into the hitch receiver, but note it is easier to place it into the hitch when folded up. I wrapped a piece of duct tape around the exact place of the insertion bar to line up the holes of the hitch pin. Its carrying capacity is well within what I need, and I am quite impressed. There is not much movement of the carrier while driving except for big bumps or potholes. This is an excellent alternative to carrying household garbage inside my new car. The walls are held in place with metal pins and a strap, that is a little short and could be a little bit longer. That would be my only complaint about using this car carrier. Otherwise, I highly recommend this for anyone who needs to carry items outside or to need more space.


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Still doing great and loving this product.
Brian - 12/27/2019


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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


The bag is NOT waterproof…just be aware.

I’ve
purchased several items from etrailer.com and have always been pleased (Thule Rooftop Carrier, hitch pins, anti-rattle device). Plus, the customer service is top notch. This set however was below expectations.
We took this on one trip up the East Coast (3 days up, 3 days back).

- The actual Cargo Carrier with Sidewalls is great. Sturdy and solid.
- The bag is absolutely NOT waterproof. It reads in the description “cargo bag keeps firewood, luggage, and other gear contained, secure, and DRY.” After driving through a few hours of rain, our luggage was soaked. I had the bag properly secured to the sidewalls, zipped and the zipper cover folded over properly. It did not keep out the rain. That night I put our luggage in the car to keep it from getting wetter while inside the hotel and left the empty bag properly zipped in the carrier. It rained and the next morning the bag had water pooled in the bottom.
- Also, the Carrier Lid is already showing 3 areas of rust after 6 total days on the road.




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


I purchased this for a 800-mile round trip vacation to Mammoth Lakes. It greatly extended the amount of luggage and gear we could bring with us, as we head 4 adults and a dog in the car. I could hardly tell the cargo carrier was back there while driving, and it didn't impact my gas mileage at all. I assembled and installed this myself, and it was super easy (although would be easier with a second set of hands.) I also purchased a stretchy net cargo cover, which allowed us to pack above the the actual height of the carrier itself. I attached my license plate to the cargo carrier work zip ties, although I will need to get a bracket with lights for the future of doing nighttime driving. I have no regrets on this purchase and highly recommend!


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Have used this on many trips now with zero issues! Just purchased a Yakima Backswing hitch and the cargo carrier works great with it!
Amber - 09/07/2021


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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


I LOVE MY CARPOD!!

We (my 3 kids
and parents) took my Pilot to a 3 week road trip across 8 states, crossed the border to Canada including two provinces, and drove 4900 miles! This product held 5 duffel bags, 1 luggage, and other things we could stuff in there!!

It rained the WHOLE state of Montana and only one side of inside the bag was wet. I think it was because I didn’t fold the flap down properly so some moisture seeped through the zipper and the sides of my girls’ duffel bags got wet.

Tammy, the sales rep, was so helpful! I had many questions and she took time finding out the answers to my questions and helped me decide which product was best for me. She also suggested the anti rattle device, which I highly recommend, since I drove and felt like there was nothing behind me. It was so quiet!!

It also made a prefect table for our roadside lunch breaks! I highly reccomned this product!!




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


It’s been one year. We’ve traveled 10,000 miles with it. Literally coast to coast. Great space saver so we can take our dog and she’s not cramped. It’s showing no signs of deteriorating. We’re very happy.




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


It is a great cargo carrier. After one use in which it rained, parts of it immediately got surface rust on exposed metal. Not terrible issues, but both a bit annoying. Also, the bag is not waterproof. I feel like with a properly waterproofed bag and a better finish, it would be perfect. But, still, it is a very nice cargo carrier and I highly recommend it. It is especially convenient how it (a) is elevated and (b) how it folds up easily.




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


Worked great on our family road trip! We were able to throw our sandy gear in it to keep the Bronco clean and prevented us from having to pile junk up in the backseat next to the kiddo. When it rained we used the bag, which kept everything dry. By locking the lid, we felt comfortable leaving the vehicle and our stuff unattended. It blocked our license plate, but was easy to mount the license plate to the pod so it was visible.




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


One of our best purchases for our car. Much easier to deal with than the car top carrier. Has helped make lots of extra space inside the car for long road trips. We've used this thing for over 10k miles already and it looks & works great. The bag help protect from rain, dust & dirt.




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Review from a similar Walled Cargo Carrier in Hitch Cargo Carrier


Saw this product on someone else's vehicle and was exactly what I was looking for. Bought it, used it, and love it. The enclosed cover a great job protecting the luggage. High quality product and easy to use.



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