Home Auto Repair 2012 Honda Pilot Door Edge Guards Installation Instructions

2012 Honda Pilot Door Edge Guards Installation Instructions

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Download Installation NOTE: • These instructions show the right door edge guards being installed. The same procedure applies to installing the left door edge guards. • Wax the areas to be covered with a high-quality paste wax Installing the Front Door Edge Guards 1. Identify each door edge guard by holding it up to the door and matching its contour with the door edge. 2. Position the right front upper door edge guard and right front lower door edge guard on the right front door at the measurements shown. 3. Mark the sealant at the top and bottom of each edge guard. 4. Remove the door edge guards. 5. Position the cutting edge of the seam sealant cutting tool against the door edge and trim the seam sealant from mark to mark. The cutting tool cuts in only one direction. Move it upward on the right side of the vehicle and downward on the left side of the vehicle. 6. Apply touch-up paint to the cut seam sealant area and let it dry. 7. Position the right front door edge guards on the right front door edge, aligning them to the marks made in step 3. 8. Make sure they are positioned correctly, then tap the right front door edge guards into position with a series of light taps with a rubber mallet. Once in place, do not remove, reposition, or reinstall the right front door edge guards or they will not hold securely. 9. Repeat steps 2 through 8 to install the left front door edge guards.