Honda Accord/Prelude 1984-1995 Repair Guide

Side Covers

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Valve covers and side covers on the Accord V-6

This procedure is applicable to the Accord V-6 only.

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove any components necessary to access the covers.
  4.  
  5. Remove the bolts securing the side covers to the cylinder heads.
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  7. If the cover is difficult to remove, use a plastic mallet to bump it loose. Never use a metal object to strike the cover.
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  9. Clean the gasket mounting surfaces and discard the old gasket.
  10.  

To install:
  1. Install the side covers using new gaskets. Tighten the bolts to 9 ft. lbs. (12 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Install any components removed earlier.
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  5. Connect the negative battery cable.
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