Home Auto Repair 2008 Honda Civic Si XM Radio System Installation Instructions

2008 Honda Civic Si XM Radio System Installation Instructions


Download Installation 1. Make sure you have the anti-theft code for the radio, then write down the frequencies for the preset buttons. 2. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery. 3. Remove the passenger’s dashboard lower cover (four clips and two pins). 4. Remove the two bolts under the glove box. 5. Open and remove the glove box (two stops). 6. Remove the driver’s dashboard lower cover (eight clips). 7. Remove the inside cover from the front console pocket (two tabs). 8. Lower the tilt lever, then pull the steering wheel toward you. 9. To protect the dashboard area, put shop towels over the steering wheel and shift lever. 10. Apply masking tape to the meter panel as shown, and remove the instrument panel (one self-tapping screw, 11 clips, and one connector). 11. Apply masking tape to the instrument panel as shown. Remove the center panel (two bolts, eleven retaining clips, vehicle connectors, and the aspirator hose). 12. Remove the weatherstrip from the opening edge of the right front door in the area shown. 13. Push the clip into the vehicle side by striking the top of the right front pillar trim in the part marked as SIDE CURTAIN AIRBAG with the rubber mallet perpendicular to the vehicle. Then remove the clip. 14. Remove the weatherstrip in the area shown. Remove the right front pillar trim (two clips). 15. Remove the cap from the right sunvisor (four retaining tabs). 16. Remove the right sunvisor (two T25 TORX screws, and unplug the vehicle connectors). 17. Remove the sunvisor holder. Turn the holder 90°, then pull it out.