Download 2018 Honda Civic (2-4 Door) Engine Block Heater Installation Instructions – 1. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery. 2. Allow the engine and all cooling system components to cool down. 3. Place the vehicle on a hoist and raise the vehicle off the ground. 4. Remove the front bumper: • Apply masking tape to the areas shown. • Wrap a shop towel around the hood latch. • Remove the front bulkhead cover.
• Remove the four self-tapping screws, two bolts, two hex bolts, and seven clips. • With the help of an assistant, release the seven retaining tabs on each side. NOTE: Remove the retaining tabs from the outside in the order shown. Make sure to remove the retaining tabs in the correct orientation. • Remove the three clips. • With the help of an assistant, remove the front bumper and unplug the vehicle connectors. Place the front bumper on a blanket. If the vehicle is the 2.0L engine models continue with step 5; otherwise, go to step 6.