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  1. #1
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    Carbon fiber forks and fork-mounted roof carriers for cars

    Itís a quick question; is it ok to mount a bike with carbon forks on a fork-mounted car carrier? Some websites that sell the OEM fork-mounted bike carriers warn that they should NOT be used with carbon forks. However, I donít see any such warning on the Thule or Yakima website. Is this just a disclaimer or is it something to be genuinely concerned about?

    I have carbon forks on my bike and prefer to use a fork mounted carrier on the roof of my wagon.

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    Older than dirt CCrew's Avatar
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    May 2008
    Winchester, VA
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    So... go with a brand that doesn't have the disclaimer I have 4 Yakima racks on mine. Never an issue

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