What do you need to install a roof top tent?

Can I put a roof top tent on any car?

Yes! Most roof top tents fit on most vehicles, whether it be jeep, truck, or SUV.

Are roof top tents bad for your car?

If you place a roof tent on a factory-installed roof rack, there’s a good chance you’ll not only break the rack but also damage your car. … This weight can also stress your car’s suspension, causing some systems to wear out much more quickly.

How much weight can you put on roof racks?

The universal cap for a roof rack is rough ~165 additional lbs. This means that the best roof racks out there will be able to hold around that amount of weight. In fact, most heavy-duty roof racks, such as the Thule Complete Crossroad System or the Thule Evo WingBar, will hold up to 165 lbs.

Are roof top tents too heavy?

Weight is an issue you want to consider for your rooftop tent. A lot of them weigh more or less 50 kilos. Heavier tents can cause pressure in your vehicle resulting in a decrease in fuel efficiency, car system pressure, and hard driving on the road.

How heavy is a Kings roof top tent?

Weight. The weight is a definite positive of the Kings roof top tent. At just 57kg, it is far lighter than its competitors and can be carried by 2 strong adults.

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