Does anyone have mini oem ski racks that whistle on the highway?and if so does anyone know how to fix the problem

amp64
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Asked by amp64 Feb 03, 2013 at 06:45 AM about the 2013 MINI Countryman S ALL4

Question type: General

I just bought a new 2013 countryman all4 with oem racks,and ski racks,Mini installed the rubbber in the
cross rack,but they still whistle on the highway,or if there is a cross wind.If anyone had this fixed by a
dealer or fixed them on there own,I would appreciate it!

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Michael Branan
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The short answer is "no". A shield may help your situation. It would divert some of the wind up and over the rails. The other option is the Thule rocket, the enclosed unit, would not whistle like the cross bars of the roof rack. Sorry.

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