Download 2019 Honda Civic Coupe Type-R Tailgate Spoiler Installation Instructions – Removing the Vehicle Parts 1. Open the tailgate, and remove the rear cover. 2. Remove the tailgate upper trim panel. 3. Remove the left and right tailgate side trim panels. 4. Remove the left and right stoppers. 5. Remove the left and right tailgate grip covers. 6. Remove the tailgate lower trim panel. Installing the Tailgate Spoiler 7. With the help of an assistant, remove the tailgate support strut. • Wrap masking tape around the tip of a flat-tip screwdriver.
• Release the two support strut clips. 8. With the help of an assistant, install the new tailgate support strut to the two bolts. 9. Repeat steps 7 and 8 to install the right side on the vehicle. 10. Apply masking tape as shown. 11. Remove the two bolts. 12. Close the tailgate, and remove the left and right covers. 13. Remove the left side tailgate spoiler and center tailgate spoiler. 14. Loosely install the new center tailgate spoiler and left side tailgate spoiler as shown. 15. Open the tailgate, and secure the left side tailgate spoiler with two 6 x 65 mm bolts.