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Thule Canyon XT Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 69" x 40" x 6" - 150 lbs

Thule Canyon XT Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 69" x 40" x 6" - 150 lbs

Item # TH859XT-8591XT
Our Price: $779.90
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Is this right for you? Product Expert Brian T says:

Yes, if you:

  • Want a basket with a stylish, modern look
  • Plan on mounting the basket in your crossbars' top channels
  • Want a premium quality basket at a good value

No, if you:

  • Want to customize your basket to carry bikes, kayaks, hi-lift jacks, or spare tires
This sturdy cargo basket lets you transport gear on your vehicle's roof. Tubular steel basket has univeral mounting hardware and a built-in fairing to reduce drag and wind noise. Removable section reduces length by 20" for smaller loads. Great Prices for the best roof basket from Thule. Thule Canyon XT Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 69" x 40" x 6" - 150 lbs part number TH859XT-8591XT can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-636-306-4830 for expert service.
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Thule Roof Basket - TH859XT-8591XT

  • Large Capacity
  • Square Bars
  • Round Bars
  • Factory Bars
  • Aero Bars
  • Elliptical Bars
  • Thule
  • Long Length
  • Steel
  • Cargo Basket
  • Black

This sturdy cargo basket lets you transport gear on your vehicle's roof. Tubular steel basket has univeral mounting hardware and a built-in fairing to reduce drag and wind noise. Removable section reduces length by 20" for smaller loads.


Features:

  • Cargo basket lets you easily transport gear on the roof of your vehicle
    • Maximizes your vehicle's cargo carrying capacity
    • Keeps wet, soiled, or oversize gear out of your vehicle's interior
  • Fairing and low-profile wedge shape help to reduce drag and wind noise
  • Tapered side walls make the basket easy to load
  • Removable extension adds 20" of length to the basket
  • Mounting hardware can be positioned anywhere on bottom of basket to accommodate crossbar spread
    • Clamp on bars or mount in crossbar channels
    • Add One-Key System lock cylinders (TH450400 - sold separately) to lock basket to vehicle
  • Sturdy tubular steel construction
  • E-coat and black powder coat finish resist corrosion


Specs:

  • Application: round, square, aero, elliptical, and most factory crossbars
  • Crossbar spread:
    • Without extension: 20" - 37"
    • With extension: 20" - 57"
  • Overall dimensions:
    • Without extension: 49" long x 40" wide x 6" tall
    • With extension: 69" long x 40" wide x 6" tall
  • Weight capacity: 150 lbs
  • Carrier weight:
    • Without extension: 29 lbs
    • With extension: 39 lbs
  • Limited lifetime warranty


The Thule Canyon XT cargo basket allows you to easily transport a wide range of gear on your vehicle's roof. It maximizes your vehicle's cargo carrying capacity and keeps dirty and damp gear outside of the vehicle. A built-in fairing reduces drag and wind noise, and the mounting hardware is adjustable to accommodate different crossbar spreads. The included 20" extension piece allows you to adjust the basket length as needed.


Aerodynamic, Low-Profile Design

Thule Canyon with Extension and Fairing

The low-profile Canyon XT is wedge-shaped and aerodynamic. A wind fairing attaches to the front of the basket to help redirect air up and over the basket. This helps to reduce drag and wind noise. And the side walls are tapered for easy loading.


Easy Installation

Installed Thule Canyon with Extension

The basket has universal mounting hardware that fits most crossbar styles, and the hardware adjusts to accommodate most crossbar spreads.


Adjustable Mounting Hardware

You can position the hardware anywhere along the bottom of the basket to match your crossbar spread. The hardware easily clamps to basket's bottom rails.


U-Bolts & Hand KnobsInstalled U-Bolts

To install the basket, simply align the included U-bolts under your crossbars and use the hand knobs to tighten them to the mounting hardware. The system includes 3 sets of U-bolts to accommodate most crossbar sizes.


You can also mount the basket directly into your crossbar's top channels using the included T-bolts. Just slide the T-bolts into the crossbar top channels and use the hand knobs to tighten them to the mounting hardware.


Removable Extension

Thule Canyon Basket with Extension

This basket comes with an extension that allows you to customize the length of the basket depending on your needs.


Thule Canyon Basket with Extension

You can bolt all 3 pieces together to create a long basket to carry kayak paddles and other long cargo. To install the extension, loosen the bolts on the bottom of the basket with the included Allen wrench and remove the front of the basket. Slide the ends of the extension into the bars of the basket and re-secure the front of the basket to the extension.


Thule Canyon Basket without Extension

Or simply bolt the front and rear pieces together leaving out the 20" extension to create a standard size basket for bags, camping gear, and other compact cargo.




859XT Thule Canyon Roof Mounted Cargo Carrier - 49" x 40" x 6"

8591XT Thule Extension for Canyon Roof Mounted Cargo Basket

Replaces TH859-8591

Installation Details TH859XT-8591XT Installation instructionsAlternate Instructions TH859XT-8591XT Installation instructions




Customer Reviews

Thule Canyon XT Roof Cargo Basket - Steel - 69" x 40" x 6" - 150 lbs - TH859XT-8591XT

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (78 Customer Reviews)

This sturdy cargo basket lets you transport gear on your vehicle's roof. Tubular steel basket has univeral mounting hardware and a built-in fairing to reduce drag and wind noise. Removable section reduces length by 20" for smaller loads.

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Easily assembled in about 20 minutes. Sturdy construction and should last a lifetime. Lillian W. was very helpful and courteous through the process.




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Excellent quality and looks great!




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Use this for camping and going to the beach. Works perfectly and holds a lot more than the fancy luggage carriers and costs a lot less. Just buy a waterproof zip up cargo carrier to put everything in and strap it down.




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This was so easy to put together. It fits great on my 2014 Subaru Crosstrek. I plan on loading all the camping gear in it when we go on vacation. The folks at ETrailer.com have been great inn keeping me up to date on the status of my order.




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Excellente product, utilized to travel on a Chevy Taho. Great capacity, easy to assemble and installation. Practical no noise during travel.




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Takes a little time to assemble and install but the end product is worth it. Now i am worthy to go camping and carry all my stuff with me!




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Product arrived super quick and was very easy to install.




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Love my new Thule canyon xt roof cargo basket!! Fits on my 2022 Toyota Prius Nightshade, it was easy to assemble!! Shipping was awesome came in quicker then I expected!!




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Nice balance of quality, fitment, style, and weight. One year and it has held up well. Fits 2019 Toyota RAV4 perfectly.




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Perfect fit. Looks very slim and low enough to clear my garage door. Always love Thule products. Make the vehicle looks more rugged with its new curves.




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


We were very happy with our Thule roof rack. The low profile design works well and does not have too much wind noise compared to others I’ve had. It’s held up very well also through the seasons.


Comments
Still in great shape. No rust. No rattles. Great cargo rack
P V - 06/06/2021


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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


The Canyon XT installed with ease & also provides multiple mounting brackets for attaching to crossbars.

It will definitely give us more interior room or additional cargo capacity!

I highly suggest reading the directions a few times before you start & during assembly. Some parts are in the same bag for a step while other steps need parts from different bags.

Depending on your vehicle, all parts may not be used. So make sure the parts you have left over are the right ones!




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Just finished installing my roof basket this morning. No problems doing it by myself. Good, solid product!

Thanks to the team at etrailer for exceptional service, and especially to Michael B. for his help with changing my shipment from my home address to my work address!




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Great product and absolutely awesome service. I originally order the Thule Canyon XT basket from a VERY well know online entity. I wasn't able to get a ship date (they said a would be notified via email when a firm date had been established. After two days of waiting for the message, I cancelled the order and checked etrailer.com. They had the same Thule basket at the same price, so I ordered it. It wasn't 10 minutes later that I received an email thanking me for the order and further stating that the product had shipped!!!!!! A UPS tracking number came early the next day!!!! Great product, great price and great service!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks - etrailer..........




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Ordered the Thule Canyon XT Roof Cargo Basket from etrailer. It came within days of oredering and is as advertised. Ordering from etrailer was an excellent experience. They followed kept me informed of the status as we went along and sent me warranty information after receipt George and Carol were great to work with. PS - the installation was a breeze and we used it to haul roof top items on our camping trip last weekend. Thank You - I will certainly not hesitate to order from etrailer again!!




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


I absolutely love this basket. It really helped with the trip out to Big Bend national park. I had a ton of stuff up there with several coolers and tents without an issue. Wanted to take the rack off the car once I return from the trip, but my wife like the appearance of it so much, we just left it up there.




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Received and installed just in time for a family trip to a cabin. This rack was perfect for storing coolers and bags to free up space in the back of the car. The only difficult step in the installation was getting it as close to centered as possible on the roof rails.




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Very happy with product and time frame of delivery and the tracking info is always a great asset. Easy to assemble. My only problem was i needed help getting in on the roof of the truck. Also liked the how to and information about the product videos . Thank you . Next item is the cargo bag. :)




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Fast shipping, no shipping damage, and great service. Will be using etrailer in the future if I need anymore gear for my vehicle.




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


i love it!! Somewhat easy to install. Very sturdy and looks very nice on my ride.


Comments
I still love it!! 1 minor thing though...the plastic piece creates a lot of wind noise. Other than that, its an awesome product. I also bought an extension which made it look so much better.
Marlon G - 08/04/2021


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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Right size to mount on my tonneau cover. While assembling had to force bolt into place which created a preload condition. So far no problems




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Others stated directions were hard to follow but my husband had it installed on my 2007 Subaru Outback Wagon in less than an hour by himself the only thing I helped with was lifting it up and off the roof of the car. I chose Thule because they stand behind their product. Thule is the best cargo roof basket available on the market and they back it up with a Lifetime Warranty! I have not had any cargo in it yet but have had it up to 75 miles an hour with no wind drag empty. There is a speed rating on this basket of 80 miles an hour so I wonder if the wind complaint reviewers are driving in excess of 80 miles an hour. No matter what vehicle you put it on it has a nice, sleek, sturdy appearance. From what I have researched the less expensive roof cargo baskets only have up to a 2 year warranty and are plagued by rust issues.




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Review from a similar Canyon XT in Roof Basket


Very satisfied with the product! I have used it several times for road trips and camping. I found the best price through etrailer.com.



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