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2011 Honda Odyssey Roof Rails Installation Instructions

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Download INSTALLATION NOTE: Be extremely careful not to damage the roof and other finished surfaces of the body when installing the roof rails. Installing the Roof Rails 1. Remove the left roof molding by carefully lifting it upward from four roof molding clips. 2. Open the tailgate halfway. Using a trim tool, pry up on the rear end of the left roof molding rear cover. 3. While wearing an eye protection, use an air saw to cut off the end of the left roof molding rear cover at the scribe line shown. Remove any burrs. 4. Remove and discard the four roof molding clips from the roof molding and/or the stud bolt on the roof. 5. Remove any excess sealant from the stud bolts. 6. Measure and mark the left roof molding as shown using a felt-tip pen. 7. While wearing an eye protection, use an air saw to cut off the left roof molding at the marks made in step 6. 8. Install one roof molding clip (supplied) to the front of the left roof molding. 9. Reinstall the left roof molding rear cover. NOTE: If the roof molding cover is not even with the roof, it is installed incorrectly. Reinstall the roof molding cover properly. 10. Reinstall the cut pieces of the left roof molding back onto the roof of the vehicle as shown. 11. Install the left side roof rail with six Torx nuts. Make sure the roof rail is installed in the correct position. Torque the Torx nuts to: 10 N·m (7.3 lbf·ft). 12. Install the left front roof rail cover to the left side roof rail with two clips.