Home Auto Repair 2013 Honda CRV Trailer Hitch Installation Instructions

2013 Honda CRV Trailer Hitch Installation Instructions

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Download Installation 1. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery. 2. Remove the driver’s dashboard under cover (turn the knob, one clip and one pin). 3. If equipped, remove the tonneau cover (compress the spring-loaded end, and remove). 4. Pull the lever, and fold down the left rear seat. 5. Lift the left rear seat back. 6. Remove the left rear door sill trim (three clips, five retaining tabs, and one hook). 7. Pull the lever, and fold down the left rear seat back. 8. Remove the cargo floor board (two hooks). 9. Pull away the weatherstrip, and remove the rear trim panel (two retaining tabs, six clips, and two hooks). 10. Remove the left rear damper cover (seven retaining tabs, four hooks, and lift up). 11. Release the floor carpet from the left floor carpet cover (three clips). 12. Remove the left floor carpet cover (three clips and two retaining tabs). 13. Gently pull the lever on the left rear side trim panel and use a small flat-tip screwdriver wrapped with a shop towel, to remove the inner handle cap (one tab and two hooks). 14. Remove two screws. 15. Press the center of the hook and remove the hook from the left rear side trim panel. 16. Remove the tie-down hook (one bolt). 17. Pull away the weatherstrip from around the left rear side trim panel at the tailgate, and remove the door opening seal at the left rear door. Starting at the front, release the left rear side trim panel (eight clips and seven retaining tabs).