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Roof Cargo Box Clearance

Anybody out there have a cargo box that, installed on the standard Jeep Cmdr crossbars, would clear a 7ft garage opening? I estimate that it'd have to be 7" or slightly less in height. (I e-mailed both Thule and Yakima - don't expect a reply until Monday or later.)
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No box will clear a 7" garage, you're lucky if the bars themselves fit.





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Agreed. I had to remove my roof rack & basket so I can park in the garage again.

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you need to get the Garage Lift Kit from Acme

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Maybe you could get away with just airing down every night when you pull into the garage!

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I have the Yakima rack (which doesn't fit by a few inches), but I was told by the dealer that the Mopar rack actually sits a few inches lower than the Yak. I've never seen one in person, so I can't confirm. The Mopar racks are very expensive compared to yak and Thule. I've asked 2 dealers if they've ever actually installed one, and they haven't. Can anyone confirm?
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