Yakima BackSwing Hitch Rack Swing Adapter



Yakima BackSwing Hitch Rack Swing Adapter

Item # 8002483

Don’t let your rack block your tailgate or hatch, get the Yakima BackSwing Hitch Rack Swing Adapter. Compatible with almost any bike rack or hitch basket with a 2-inch receiver, the BackSwing makes it easy to swing your fully loaded rack out of the way so you can unload gear and dogs.

  • Converts most fix-mount 2-inch hitch products to a swing-away rack
  • Secures to your hitch receiver using a threaded pin
  • Provides easy rear-vehicle access even when fully loaded with bikes
  • Easily swings open 90 degrees
  • Push-button AutoLock secures rack in open position
  • Included SKS (Same Key System) lock keeps the rack secure

Technical Specifications

Fits Hitch Mount Receiver Sizes2" Class III & IV
Maximum Load Capacity250 lbs. (113 kg)
Maximum Swing Angle90º
Dimensions20" L x 30" W x 8"H
Weight35 lbs.

Product Tips:

  • Your vehicle must be equipped with a 2-inch receiver hitch
  • Do not install on trailers, campers, or RVs. Not intended for offroad use
  • Check the owner’s manual for a full list of recommendations and limitations

Yakima BackSwing Owner's Manual

Yakima Hitch Fit Tips


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