How to Replace a Side Mirror

Below guide will teach you How to Replace a Side Mirror . Please follow the instructions carefully.

Things You’ll Need:

  • Mirror
  • Screwdriver
  • Socket and Ratchet Set
  • Trim Panel Removal Tool
  • 3/8 in. Drive Ratchet

Estimated Costs:

  • DIY Costs: Est. $12.55 parts only
  • Shop Costs: Est. $117.58 parts and labor

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  • First you need to take the screw off from the trim cover and remove it from the broken side mirror.
  • Unfasten the nuts holding the electrical connector and disconnect it (if applicable). Take the broken mirror away.
  • For power assisted mirrors, you will have to detach the interior door panel trim along with disconnecting the electrical connectors.
  • Take the new side mirror and install it by reversing the process.

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