Home Auto Repair 2008 Acura MDX Body Side Molding Installation Instructions

2008 Acura MDX Body Side Molding Installation Instructions

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Download 1. Attach the masking tape to the upper part of the front door along the character line. Using a felt-tip pen, mark the masking tape 500 mm from the door edge. 2. Measure down from the masking tape and mark the door at the two points shown. Attach another piece of masking tape above the marks. 3. On the back of the left front body side molding, remove one inch of the adhesive backing from the four ends and tape them to the front of the body side molding. Remove the remaining adhesive backings. 4. Using one alcohol pad, clean the area where the side molding will attach. 5. Position the molding on the door and align it with the masking tape. Remove the masking tape. NOTE: If door edge guards are installed, match the rear edge of the left front body side molding with the door edge guard. 6. While applying pressure on the molding, carefully remove the adhesive backing. Hold the molding firmly against the door with the palm of your hand for 30 seconds. 7. Attach the masking tape to the upper part of the rear door along the character line. Using a felt-tip pen, mark the masking tape 350 mm from the door edge. 8. Measure down from the masking tape and mark the door at the two points shown. Attach another piece of masking tape above the marks. 9. On the back of the left rear body side molding, remove one inch of the adhesive backing from the ends of the body side molding and tape them to the front of the body side molding.