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

amp64
0

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!

2 Answers

Michael Branan
2,195

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.

DavidH25
Not Active

X2 on that

Best Answer

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Has anyone else experienced problems with their driver's side seat belt? 4 answers

    I have a 2013 (so its not even 2 years old) Mini Countryman. Today when I went to use the seatbelt, it pulled out only so far which wasn't enough to fasten. The seat belt won't retract or extend in ...

    2013 MINI Countryman S ALL4

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Location of the 480-watt Harman Kardon sound system power amp 2 answers

    Had an issue with the Tech package and was told that when the windows were tinted they used so much water it fried the power amp?? Well first off the issue with the power amp happened 4 weeks after ti...

    2012 MINI Countryman S

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2012 Mini Cooper Countryman S ALL4-Transmission slipping?

    On a couple different occasions while I was accelerating the car jerked/shuddered and I'm wondering if it's a problem with the transmission? The second time I happened to have my window down and I hea...

    2012 MINI Countryman S ALL4

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • mini cooper hesitation on acceleration 5 answers

    Mini hesitates on acceleration. Dealer says that normal for a CVT. Seems odd. Could it be something else?

    2005 MINI Cooper Convertible

    -

    General

  • 2013 mini cooper started by itself 5 answers

    I turned my mini off as I usually do.. push the button popped out the key bob.. left the garage door open and took my garbage can to the street... came in pressed the garage door closer.. went in the ...

    2013 MINI Cooper Base Convertible

    -

    General

Search MINI Countryman Questions

MINI Countryman Experts

#1 IanColumbus
IanColumbus
Reputation 50
#2 Michael Branan
Michael Branan
Reputation 30
#3 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 20
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used MINI Cooper"
324 Great Deals out of 14,634 listings starting at $3,100
Used MINI Cooper Clubman"
55 Great Deals out of 1,151 listings starting at $6,950
Used MINI Cooper Paceman"
15 Great Deals out of 702 listings starting at $16,974
Used Jeep Wrangler"
722 Great Deals out of 45,897 listings starting at $1,800
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,224 Great Deals out of 35,655 listings starting at $1,495
Used Volkswagen Beetle"
239 Great Deals out of 9,235 listings starting at $1,595
Used MINI Roadster"
5 Great Deals out of 427 listings starting at $16,998
Used Volkswagen GTI"
83 Great Deals out of 3,785 listings starting at $3,200
Used MINI Cooper Coupe"
233 listings starting at $15,780
Used Nissan Juke"
156 Great Deals out of 10,329 listings starting at $10,972
Used Honda Civic"
1,042 Great Deals out of 60,600 listings starting at $1,200
Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class"
787 Great Deals out of 22,729 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Accord"
1,225 Great Deals out of 62,741 listings starting at $800
Used Volkswagen Golf"
50 Great Deals out of 4,628 listings starting at $1,990
Used Mazda MAZDA3"
429 Great Deals out of 25,917 listings starting at $2,000

Used Cars For Sale

2014 MINI Countryman S ALL4 For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 130 listings starting at $22,988
2013 MINI Countryman S ALL4 For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 72 listings starting at $19,995
2012 MINI Countryman S ALL4 For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 280 listings starting at $16,995
2011 MINI Countryman S ALL4 For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 175 listings starting at $14,499