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Jun 19, 11:27pm - #202445 
How much weight can the Celica roof hold?

hey im looking at getting another boat, a canoe this time, and it weights 85 pounds (dry) and i might get a roof rack, if the celica can facilitate it, and if it can take the weight, and the drag forces created...

anyone seen a canoe carried on the celica? or seen heavy stuff carried on the roof, with or without a roof rack??

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Jun 19, 11:45pm - #202446 
eek wtf confused rofl rofl ohboy crazy rolleyes
Don't whore your car like that!!!! ohboy

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Jun 19, 11:58pm - #202447 
never saw a celi carrying a boat before...

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Jun 20, 12:48am - #202448 
ive never seen it; it's really up to you if you wanna give it a try.


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Jun 20, 1:28am - #202449 
do it... and then take a pic rofl

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Jun 20, 2:32am - #202450 
rofl rofl rofl rofl

We want pix if this happens


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Jun 20, 2:33am - #202451 
Originally Posted by RevMonster
rofl rofl rofl rofl

We want pix if this happens


Oh yeah! I wanna see that!!! laughsilly

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Jun 20, 7:21am - #202452 
where you fuckin on your roof? rofl


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Jun 20, 7:23am - #202453 
it should work...give it a shot and take it for a spin and see how it goes thumbsup

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Jun 20, 7:48am - #202454 
i would love to see a picture grin


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Jun 20, 8:11am - #202455 
^^ haha...i would too rofl

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Jun 20, 8:13am - #202456 
I would talk to the dealer or a rack manufacter before trying this. If the rack weight is resting on a panel only rather than a support beam you are going to bend the panel. Yakima has a good rep for helping consumers mounting racks on difficult vehicles... Good luck

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Jun 20, 8:27am - #202457 
hahaha i wanna see pix thumbsup

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Jun 20, 9:25am - #202458 
thats gonna look goofy as hell


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Jun 20, 12:43pm - #202459 
do you really wanna chance it?? crazy


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Jun 20, 1:54pm - #202460 
LOl sorry your not getting much help on this tipic.. but my .02 is I would rather carry a Canoo then strap it to my celi smile

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Jun 20, 2:43pm - #202461 
I think your best bet is to go to Enterprise Rent-A-Car, rent a car, buy your canoe or whatever and do your thing with the rental.

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Jun 20, 2:56pm - #202462 
if it was me, i wouldnt do it. i dont want any thing to happen to the canoe and especially my car.


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Jun 20, 3:07pm - #202463 
Uhm.. get a truck. thumbsup rofl


I think the only thing I'd stick on my roof would be snowboards.

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Jun 20, 3:33pm - #202464 
yeah, dont take the chance. just go rent an SUV.


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Jun 20, 5:39pm - #202465 
dealer sells roof racks for the celica. max wieght i beleieve is 200 pnds. then again its being supported on the sides of the roof and not the actuall roof itself. ive seen a few celicas here in san diego hauling around two canoes on there roofs and a few bikes so its possible.

also to add ever seen a flipped over celica the roof can technically support its own weight


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Jun 20, 6:00pm - #202466 
Quote:


also to add ever seen a flipped over celica the roof can technically support its own weight


Never seen a flipped Celi. Anyone who could roll a car like ours needs to be banned from using anything with wheels.


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Jun 20, 9:29pm - #202467 
Quote:


also to add ever seen a flipped over celica the roof can technically support its own weight


Never seen a flipped Celi. Anyone who could roll a car like ours needs to be banned from using anything with wheels. [/quote]

very true and why canoe when you can drive a celi?

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