Are cargo barriers removable?
Provide vehicle occupants with a massive amount of protection from cargo items in case of an accident, once the initial installation is complete, the cargo barrier can easily be removed if needed.
What is cargo barrier?
A cargo barrier is a vehicle accessory installed into motor vehicles to aid occupancy safety when carrying loads or domestic pets, (usually dogs) in the rear section of a vehicle. Other terms used for cargo barriers include: dog guard, mesh partition, load separator, pet barrier, and mesh grille.
Do I need a cargo barrier?
In the event of rapid deceleration, you need to be securely protected from these potentially dangerous loads by a correctly designed, tested and rated Cargo Barrier. The bottom line is that if you carry cargo in your vehicle, you really have a responsibility to ensure that this cargo is safely restrained.
How do cargo barriers work?
Cargo Barriers are fence-like or barricades commonly made up of fabricated steel which are mounted behind the rear or behind the front seat to protect the passengers in front from getting hit by bags, luggage and even pets that are placed at the back of the vehicle.
How do cargo barriers help keep you safer when involved in an accident?
This risk can be reduced by fitting a cargo barrier. It will provide a physical barrier that separates the passengers from the cargo. Placing the cargo well away from the cargo barrier will increase the impact energy that the barrier must dissipate in a crash.
Will 100 Series cargo barriers fit 80 series?
A lot of different companies make cargo barriers. For example, the 100 series Land Cruiser Cargo barrier will also fit in an 80 series, providing you change the mounting brackets (which is just two new pieces of flat bar with holes drilled).
What is the purpose of a cargo cover?
The cargo cover provides an easy way to keep prying eyes from looking into your cargo area.
Why do you need a cargo barrier in a 4WD?
For this reason, a cargo barrier is an essential piece of equipment in any 4WD wagon. The Outback and Hayman Reese ranges provide vehicle occupants with a massive amount of protection from cargo items in case of an accident. Once the initial installation is complete, the cargo barrier can easily be removed if needed.
Who is the largest manufacturer of cargo barriers?
A manufacturer of cargo barriers since the 1970s, Autosafe Industries’ extensive range accommodates for different wheelbases and roof heights to provide barrier solutions for an extensive range of applications – from SUVs and 4WDs, to commercial utilities and vans.
Where does the cargo barrier go on a car?
The most common cargo barrier mounts behind the rear seats, and runs from the floor to the roof, close to the boundaries of the vehicle all the way around. However, if you have rear drawers, you probably won’t be able to fit a full length cargo barrier.
Why are there cargo barriers on the Outback?
The Outback and Hayman Reese ranges provide vehicle occupants with a massive amount of protection from cargo items in case of an accident. Once the initial installation is complete, the cargo barrier can easily be removed if needed.