Home Auto Repair 2009 Honda CRV Trailer Hitch Installation Instructions

2009 Honda CRV Trailer Hitch Installation Instructions

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Download Installation 1. Make sure you have the anti-theft codes for the audio and navigation systems (if equipped), and write down the XM radio presets (if equipped). 2. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery. 3. Fold the rear seat forward. 4. Remove the rear door sill trim (three clips). 5. Remove the cargo area floor (two hooks). 6. Remove the two cargo tie-down hooks (two vehicle bolts). 7. Pull back the weatherstrip from around the rear trim panel, and remove the rear trim panel (four clips and two clips). 8. Remove the lid from the left cargo area side trim panel (eight retaining tabs and one bolt). 9. Remove the rear door and tailgate weatherstrip from the left side rear door, and remove the washer bolt and the two clips from the trim panel. 10. Remove the left cargo area side trim panel (ten clips). 11. Remove the drain hose from the two vehicle hooks. 12. Remove the right rear splash guard (four self-tapping screws). 13. Remove the left rear splash guard (four self-tapping screws). 14. With the help of an assistant, remove the rear bumper (two bolt covers, two bolts, two flange bolts, and three clips). 15. Remove the left front door sill trim (three clips). 16. Remove the door opening seal from around the left kick panel, and remove the left kick panel (two clips). 17. Remove the driver’s seat side undercover (turn the knob and release the pin and one clip). 18. Slide the two muffler hangers off of the vehicle posts, then remove the two muffler hangers from the muffler