Sectioning and Partial Part Replacement: 2019 Honda Fit

Sectioning and Partial Part Replacement: 2019 Honda Fit

One of the top technical inquiries received at Ask I-CAR is, “Is there a sectioning or partial replacement procedure available?” To help answer this question, RTS has an OEM Partial Part Replacement Search available. Here you will find information on if these procedures are available on a specific vehicle. Let’s take a closer look at the 2019 Honda Fit.

The full OEM Partial Part Replacement Search page for the 2019 Honda Fit can be viewed on the I-CAR website. This will give you a good understanding on general areas for sectioning or partial replacement. I-CAR does not have permission to show exact locations for sectioning or the procedure itself. However, Honda has paid subscription website with collision repair information.

The front lower rail has OEM procedures available for partial part replacement at factory seams, as well as sectioning. There are procedure(s) available for partial replacement of the front upper rail and the rear rail, however there is no sectioning available.

While the outer uniside has multiple sectioning locations, the body repair manual warns that the uniside reinforcements and the inner uniside should not be sectioned. There are OEM procedures available for partially replacing the trunk floor at factory seams. There are no OEM procedures available for the rear body panel.

For additional Honda information check out the Honda OEM Information page.

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