Download 2013 Honda Accord Door Edge Guard Installation Instructions Installation NOTE: These instructions show the left door edge guard being installed. The same procedure applies to installing the right door edge guard. 1. Clean and wax the areas to be covered with a high quality paste wax. 2. Identify each door edge guard by holding it up to the door and matching its contour with the door edge. 3. Gently place the left door edge guard on the left door. Align the left door edge guard with the contour of the door. Mark the sealant at the top and bottom edges of the left door edge guard. 4. Remove the left door edge guard. 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. 6. Apply touch-up paint to the cut seam sealant area, and let it to dry thoroughly. 7. Position the left door edge guard on the left door edge and align it with the marks made in step 3. 8. Using a rubber mallet, tap the left door edge guard into position with a series of light taps, then work up and down. Make sure the position of the left door edge guard is correct. Once in place, do not attempt to remove, reposition, or reinstall the left door edge guard. 9. Repeat steps 3 through 8 to install the right door edge guard on the right side of the vehicle.