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Has anyone bought or built a bike rack for their sedan. I was looking at installing a class III hitch so I can run a bike rack off the reciever. Canadian Tire sells them fairly cheap but before I buy i wanted to see what you guys have done.

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I previously had a VW Jetta with a spoiler, and I was still able to use a Thule Speedway 2 trunk mount bike carrier. It has a great range of adjustability so it will most likely fit your trunk if your spoiler is not tall. However, if you go the route of trunk mounted bike carrier i suggest wrapping the anchor hooks in something (i used electrical tape) because without it it did leave a small chip in the trunk lid, but with it wrapped, there was no issue. Even though; with the purchase of my Forte I gave the bike rack to my brother when I gave him the car because I am obsessive about the exterior appearance of my vehicles, and I did not want to risk a single scratch or chip.
 

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My older saris trunk rack I have fits fine. Going to a hitch mount saris rack in the spring. Saris does not have the koup listed as a fit on there site but if you call them directly they will inform you which trunk racks fit. Fit guide needs to be updated.
 
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