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They push in manualy. Just push them to the back and they will pop and hinge back.

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Folks, Just found my problem ...... There's a flexible conduit (corrugated rubber sleeve) between the driver's door and the door arch which contains the wiring loom for the drivers door central locking/door speaker/electric windows/mirrors etc....discovered when I slipped off the sleeve that 4 cables in the wiring loom had broken due to repeated flexing when drivers door was opened/closed over the years (2001 Audi A4). Resoldered broken wires and insulated same....now working better than ever again ...ie dashboard back lighting seems brighter than it had been for some time? Also drivers door loudspeaker is back in action again (hadn't noticed that it had gone).
It's kinda difficult to reseat the rubber sleeving correctly after the repair job...will probably use some silicone sealant on the sleeve to ensure that there is no water ingress to wiring loom afterwards. I'm not too impressed with Audi design people after that, should have used cable that has a better flexibility rating (esp on drivers door!).

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did you work out how to fix this? mine is doin the same thing!

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check out www.burcoinc.com
goto 'redi cuts'
goto 'installation'
on the right is a list of the different types of mirrors and how to replace them. check with the dealer or your local glass shop for a replacement mirror. make sure it is FMVSS111 approved (automotive mirror). DO NOT have the glass shop cut you one out of house hold mirrror.
hope this helps.

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I've never had to disassemble a Jeep power mirror. One of two possible problems here. Depends on how Jeep conveys the power to the "wing". If they use brushes and contacts, it may just be that the brushes got dirty when you folded it in [onto a corroded contact area] If this is the case, spray some penetrating oil into the gap between the wing and the base. Then fold and unfold the wing several times to clean the contact. Make sure that you have the wing pulled all the way out. There should be a detent that you can feel.
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Removal & Installation
Motor
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Disconnect the negative battery cable. The mirror inside cover trim The door panel The electrical connector to mirror motor The nut attaching mirror assembly to door frame The outside rear view mirror

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    Fig. Removing cover trim and nut
    Removing cover trim and nut

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    Fig. Removing mirrored glass from assembly
    Removing mirrored glass from assembly

  3. Remove the mirror glass:
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    2. Grasp and pull the mirror glass lengthways until it releases.
    3. Work the glass out.

  4. Remove electric motor:
    1. Remove the 3 screws from behind the mirrored glass.
    2. Separate the connectors
      NOTE Remember the positions of the connectors.
    3. Remove the mirror motor.

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      Fig. Removing connectors and screws holding mirror motor
      Removing connectors and screws holding mirror motor



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  1. Install or connect the following:

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    Fig. Reattaching mirror and electric motor connectors
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Has it ocurred to you that your wing mirrors are not the electrically folding type, most are not. The switch on the drivers arm rest for adjusting the mirrrors will have a separate position for folding if yours fold. The resistance to fold by hand is very stiff as you have to overcome the spring tension, even when folded by hand they do not fold as flat as you might think.
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