How to Remove the Front Bumper on a Honda Odysseyby Carl Pruit
You may need to make repairs to the power steering or the ATF lines of the Honda Odyssey that will involve removing the front bumper to give you room to work. The Honda Odyssey front bumper is secured to the vehicle frame with several clips and bolts that can be removed in less than 30 minutes. You may also want to remove the front bumper in order to replace it with a more stylish bumper that fits your lifestyle. You can save time and money by doing the work yourself.
Remove the two bolts underneath the ends of the front bumper with a socket wrench.
Unfasten the six clips underneath the front bumper along the center with a screwdriver.
Remove the two clips on the top of the front bumper next to the radiator, using a screwdriver.
Unfasten the screw that secures the front bumper to each fenderwell, using a screwdriver. The fenderwells are the void areas where the front tires sit in the vehicle frame.
Lift the front bumper off the frame of the Honda Odyssey and set it out of the way.
Things You'll Need
- Socket wrench set
- Always set the parking brake of the Honda Odyssey to prevent it from moving while you are working on the front bumper.
Carl Pruit has been a freelance writer since 2005, specializing in service journalism and travel. His work has appeared on various websites. Born and raised in California, Pruit attended Contra Costa Community College in San Pablo, Calif. and received an associate degree in the administration of justice.