Step 2: Pry and remove the trim panel inside the interior door handle. Loosen and remove the Phillips screws (2).
Step 3: Loosen and remove the Phillips screws (2) UNDER the interior door pull handle.
Step 4: Pry and life the power window control panel. Disconnect the wiring harness (1).
Step 5: Pry and remove the triangular trim panel near the window. Disengage the retaining pin beside the trim panel.
Step 6: Pry and remove the interior door handle. Disengage the locking rod from the back of the handle.
Step 7: Pry and separate the interior door panel from the frame.
A series of retaining clips secures the panel to the door frame. Work your way around the outer edge of the panel, prying outward, and "popping"┬Ł the clips free.
Step 8: Disengage the locking rod from the back of the interior door panel.
Step 9: The panel should now be completely free from the vehicle.
Step 10: To reattach the interior door panel, simply reverse the removal process.
Engage the locking rod to the back of the interior door panel. "Snap"┬Ł the panel back onto the door by firmly striking near each retaining clip. Re-engage and attach the interior door handle, connect all wiring harnesses, and be sure that all trim panels are reattached.
These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to
06 2006, 05 2005, 04 2004, 03 2003, 02 2002 Honda CR-V Rear Door Panel (Interior) Replacement Instructions