(HON-1204) Honda Element MX Series Upper Grille Installation Details

(HON-1204) Honda Element MX Series Upper Grille

Products : HON1204B , HON1204S

Install Step #1:
Our project Honda Element SC in need of a GrillCraft custom grille. NOTE: If you are going to install the upper and lower custom grilles. Install lower grille first. View lower grille install for details.
Install Step #2:
Remove the plastic clips on the top side of the upper radiator cover.
Install Step #3:
Remove the upper radiator trim panel.
Install Step #4:
In order to remove the factory upper grille. You will need a stubby phillips screw driver or a angled screw driver as shown.
Install Step #5:
Remove the six phillips screws that hold the factory upper grille in place. The screws are located on the back side of the grille.
Install Step #6:
Once the screws are removed. Unclip the plastic grille fastners simply push down on clips. Upper grille can now be removed.
Install Step #7:
The GrillCraft grille has four mounting tabs welded in place.
Install Step #8:
Place the GrillCraft grille into grille opening from the front side.
Install Step #9:
While holding grille in place mark mounting tab center hole locations using a sharp scribe.
Install Step #10:
Drill holes for the mounting screws using a 3/16 inch drill bit.
Install Step #11:
Optional: Tape the perimeter area of the grille using masking tape. Next remove grille and tape approximately 1/4 inch in from the previous tape line.
Install Step #12:
Mask grille area using newspaper. Next spray paint area behind grille using flat black spray paint.
Install Step #13:
Fasten grille in place using the supplied hardware.
Install Step #14:
Fasten grille screws from the back side. Reinstall radiator cover.
Install Step #15:
Honda Element SC model showing GrillCraft Custom MX Series Mesh Grille Kit. Available in silver or black powder-coated finishes. Shown here with lower grille also installed.
Install Step #16:
Honda Element SC model showing GrillCraft Custom MX Series Mesh Grille Kit. Available in silver or black powder-coated finishes. Shown here with lower grille also installed.
Install Step #17:
Honda Element SC model showing GrillCraft Custom MX Series Mesh Grille Kit. Available in silver or black powder-coated finishes. Shown here with lower grille also installed.
Install Step #18:
Honda Element SC model showing GrillCraft Custom MX Series Mesh Grille Kit. Available in silver or black powder-coated finishes. Shown here with lower grille also installed.
Install Step #19:
Honda Element SC model showing GrillCraft Custom MX Series Mesh Grille Kit. Available in silver or black powder-coated finishes. Shown here with lower grille also installed.
Install Step #20:
Honda Element SC model showing GrillCraft Custom MX Series Mesh Grille Kit. Available in silver or black powder-coated finishes. Shown here with lower grille also installed.
Install Step #21:
Honda Element SC model showing GrillCraft Custom MX Series Mesh Grille Kit. Available in silver or black powder-coated finishes. Shown here with lower grille also installed.
Install Step #22:
GrillCraft MX Series mesh shown here in black powder-coated finish.
Install Step #23:
GrillCraft MX Series mesh shown here in silver powder-coated finish.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2008 Honda Element SC N / A
2008 Honda Element SC N / A
2007 Honda Element SC N / A
2007 Honda Element SC N / A