Thule AB — Thule Rapid Fixpoint XT Kits

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Product description

Thule Rapid Fixpoint XT Kits
The Fixpoint Kit is part of Thule’s kit-based roof rack system, used to mount the foot of the roof rack to a vehicle’s roof.

Model numbers 3049, 3136 and 3144

This recall only affects Fixpoint XT kits purchased after 16 December 2019 and installed on certain vehicles.
See attached list of identifying numbers and vehicle models below
Photograph of Thule Rapid Fixpoint XT Kit in situ
Photograph of Thule Rapid Fixpoint XT Kit Bolt
Identifying features

Reasons the product is recalled

The kit's bolts are too small and may result in the kit not being properly secured to the roof of the vehicle. This may cause the kit and any items attached to it to become detached from the roof.

The hazards to consumers

If the roof rack or any items attached to it detaches from the vehicle, there is an increased risk of an accident and injury to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What consumers should do

Consumers should stop using their Fixpoint XT Kit and remove it from their vehicle.

To identify whether their kit is affected by the recall, consumers should visit

If affected, consumers should contact the place of purchase for a full refund or a replacement Fixpoint XT Kit, installed free of charge.

For further information, consumers can contact Thule AB at


Traders who sold this product

Thule Australia
Go Active Outdoors

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Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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