Download 2019 Honda HR-V Front Lower Trim Installation Instructions – 1. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery. 2. Remove the front bumper. •Wrap a shop towel around the lever. • Apply masking tape as shown. • Remove the front grille cover. • Remove the 12 clips. • Remove the two self-tapping screws and four clips on each side. • Remove the front wheel arch protector on each side. • Remove the self-tapping screw on each side. • Release the five 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. 3. Remove the front bumper lower grille from the front bumper. 4. Mark the inside of the front bumper: • Locate the six scribe marks on the inside of the front bumper. • Using a pushpin, pierce the front bumper at the six scribe marks. NOTE: Make sure to pierce the scribe marks perpendicular to the front bumper. 5. While wearing eye protection, drill the front bumper: • Drill the six pierced marks to 6 mm. First, drill with a 3 mm drill bit, and finish with a 6 mm drill bit.