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  • Sherpa Princeton Roof Rack | Toyota 4Runner (2003-2009)

    • Industry leading thick aircraft grade aluminum side panels and stainless steel hardware.
    • Designed to work exclusively with the 2003-2009 Toyota 4Runner.
    • Drill-free installation; vehicle specific hardware is included with every order. Zero modification to your vehicle.
    • Full modular design; total of 10 fully-adjustable extruded aluminum crossbars.
    • Available in a bare material or with a powder coat finish.
    • Featured load rating of 600 static pounds while only weighing in at 53 pounds.
    • Designed and constructed in the U.S.A.

    Sherpa Equipment Co. hasn't just developed another Toyota 4Runner roof rack. They have developed a stronger, tougher, and lighter roof rack. The Sherpa 4Runner roof rack for the 2003-2009 Toyota 4Runner is no exception. This rack system is a full-length aluminum roof rack that includes 10 extruded cross-bars. Its functionality doesn't stop there though, as you have the ability to choose to have a half-height fairing (for use with a single light bar), or a full-height fairing (with no lightbar).

    Sherpa Princeton 4th Gen 4Runner Roof Rack

    Sherpa's industry leading 1/4 inch aircraft grade aluminum side plates make this roof rack one of the most desirable options for your 2003-2009 4Runner. It's due to this innovative design that the Sherpa Equipment Co. 4Runner roof rack has been proven to exceed expectations. Its 1/4 inch aircraft grade aluminum side plates aren't the only thing that sets this rack above the competition, it also features stainless steel hardware, 10 extruded aluminum cross bars, and a drill-free installation. Unlike some other racks, you do not need silicone to install this rack - rubber seals are included.

    The Sherpa Princeton 4Runner roof rack can support up to 600 lbs. of static weight while weighing in at only 53 lbs. This makes it an awesome choice for storing and transporting a variety of gear including roof top tents, fuel and water containers, recovery gear, and much more.

    When purchasing the Princeton Roof Rack, you can select to receive your rack as bare material or with a black textured powder coat finish. In addition, you can select to receive silver anodized or black anodized crossbars. Powder coated orders orders will ship standard with black oxide stainless hardware and bare material orders will ship with standard stainless hardware.

    Like all Sherpa true rack systems, the Princeton roof rack for the 2003-2009 Toyota 4Runner is proudly made in the U.S.A. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to our team who would be happy to assist.

    Note this rack is designed for the 4th Gen (2003-2009) 4Runner. For the Sherpa 5th Gen 4Runner Crestone roof rack please see the Sherpa Crestone Roof Rack.


    How much weight can the Sherpa Princeton Roof Rack hold? The Sherpa Princeton Roof Rack has a static weight capacity of 600 lbs. and a dynamic weight capacity of 300 lbs.

    What accessories work with the Sherpa Princeton Roof Rack? All Sherpa accessories work flawlessly with the Sherpa roof racks. Rooftop tents, awnings and much more will also work with the rack, but please be aware that this is a half length rack so not all full-size accessories will likely fit.

    How much height does the Sherpa Princeton Roof Rack add to my 4Runner? The Sherpa Princeton Roof Rack features low-profile designs. It only adds about 2.5 inches to your vehicle when installed.

    How many crossbars come with the Sherpa Princeton Roof Rack? A total of 10 crossbars are included with the Princeton Roof Rack.

    How much wind noise will the Sherpa 4Runner rack generate? The Sherpa 4Runner rack is one of the quietest roof racks on the market thanks to the included wind deflector and noise reducing edge trim.


    • Material: Aluminum.
    • Side Plate Material: 1/4 inch thick aircraft-grade aluminum.
    • Wind Deflector Material: 3/16 inch aluminum. Edge trim is included.
    • Cross Bar Material: 2x1 inch threaded t-channel aluminum.
    • Hardware: Stainless steel hardware.
    • Finish: Black textured powder coat finish or raw aluminum finish.
    • Fitment: 2003-2009 Toyota 4Runner.
    • Dimensions (installed): 89 inches (front to back); 47.5 inches (side to side); 2.5 inches (height).
    • Weight: ~53 pounds.
    • Static Weight Capacity: 600 pounds.
    • Dynamic Weight Capacity: 300 pounds.
    • Light Bar: Optional single row light bar with half height wind deflector.
    • Installation: Factory mounting points.


    Installation of the Princeton Roof Rack by Sherpa Equipment Co. can be completed right at home in just a couple hours in most cases. The rack was designed to be completely bolt on and does not require any drilling or special tools. All orders will come with easy to read instructions along with vehicle specific mounting hardware including mounting brackets for an easy installation. Adjustable leveling mounts are also included with all orders. If you happen to have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out to one of our product experts.

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