Download 2018 Honda CR-V Front Aero Bumper Installation Instructions – 1. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery. If the vehicle is equipped with splash guards, continue with step 2; otherwise, go to step 3. With splash guards 2. Remove the left front splash guard. 3. Remove the self-tapping screws, and clips from the left front wheel arch protector as shown. 4. Remove the left front wheel arch protector as shown. 5. Repeat steps 2 through 4 on the right side of the vehicle. 6. Remove the front bumper: • Apply masking tape on each side as shown.
• Remove the self-tapping screws and clips as shown. • With the help of an assistant, release the seven retaining tabs on each side. • With the help of an assistant, remove the front bumper and unplug the vehicle connectors (if equipped). • Place the front bumper on a blanket. 7. Remove the license plate base from the front bumper (if equipped). If the vehicle is equipped with halogen fog lights, continue with step 8; if the vehicle is equipped with LED fog lights, go to step 9; otherwise, go to step 10.