Honda Accord: Trim Remowal/Installatlon - Rear Side Area - Interior Trim - Body - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Trim Remowal/Installatlon - Rear Side Area

Special Tools Required

KTC Trim Tool Set SOJATP2014*

*Available through the Honda Tool and Equipment Program; call 888-424-6857

2-door

SRS components are located in this area. Review the SRS component locations {see page 24-23) and the precautions and procedures (see page 24-25) before doing repairs or service.

NOTE: - Put on gloves to protect your hands.

- Take care not to bend or scratch the trim or the panels.

- Use the appropriate tool from the KTC trim tool set to avoid damage when removing components.

1. Remove these items: - Door sill trim (see page 20-105) - C-pillar trim (see page 20-123) - Rear seat-back (see page 20-239) - Rear seat cushion (see page 20-241) 2. Lower the rear seat pivot bracket (A).

3. Remove the rear side trim panel (A).


3. Remove the rear side trim panel (A).

-1. Detach the clip (B).

-2. Gently pull back the rear shelf (C) to release the projections (D) and the hook (E) from the panel.

-3. Detach the clips (F) by pulling back the panel.

-4. Release the hooks (G) and the tabs (H) from the B-pillar upper trim (I).

4. Install the panel in the reverse order of removal, and


4. Install the panel in the reverse order of removal, and note these items: - If the clips are damaged or stress-whitened, replace them with new ones.

- Push the clips, the hooks, and the tabs into place securely.

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