Awesome. Good to hear!i like that better than the OEM.... but it is expensive... (you can use nets or tie down stuff thru the openings, you can not do that with the OEM's
IMO, that section can handle water, I don't think the strips are water tight either, it will just flow out towards the end of the car, and or evaporate.
Yes I agree the aftermarket roof rails are way better. They also open you up to a world of crossbars, not having to buy Honda's specific model.
Also aftermarket is way cheaper.
$746 - roof rails
$404 - roof crossbars
$75 - crossbars
$369 - roof rails
Savings of $706 Canadian.