Download 2018 Honda CR-V Crossbars Installation Instructions – Installing the Crossbars 1. Remove four covers on each roof rail. (Retain the covers in case the crossbars are removed.) 2. Position the front crossbar onto the left and right roof rails, and adjust the right stay in or out until it fits securely into position. 3. Secure the front crossbar to the left and right roof rails with four TORX bolts. Torque the TORX bolts to 10 N·m (lb·ft). 4. Position the rear crossbar onto the left and right roof rails. Install the rear crossbar the same way.
5. Secure the rear crossbar to the roof rails with four TORX bolts. Torque the TORX bolts to 10 N·m (7.4 lb·ft). USE AND CARE • Check the crossbar mounting bolts frequently, and retighten if necessary. • Distribute the weight of the cargo evenly, and do not exceed the maximum weight capacity of 75 kg (165 lbs). NOTE: •The weight of the cargo must not exceed the maximum weight capacity of 75 kg (165 lbs). •Be careful not to damage the roof and other finished surfaces of the body when installing the crossbars.