+1 for Rockymount Tie Rods! They work great and the low profile looks awesome. (probably less noisy and better for MPG as well)
I'll take some pics of my setup and post tomorrow.
Originally Posted by Hobgoblin
I have the factory crossbars with a pair of Rocky Mount Tie Rods. They fit the aero factory bars, are lockable, and IMHO are much better looking than the usual (and boring) Yakima/Thule designs. Plus you can get an array of colors.
I was concerned about the ease of removing the crossbars with a Torx wrench but the solder idea is BRILLIANT. I'm doing this tomorrow.