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Passenger side outside mirror glass fell out of the housing while driving. Can it be 'snapped' back into place?

The mirror fell out of the housing while driving it was not damaged and I want to learn if it can be 'snapped' back into place

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Yes you can easily , first look at the hole the mirror fits in and you'll see i long thin steel springywire at the topmost section.If you study this wire you will see it just locks the mirrors backplate to the housing.so unspring this steel wire-snap in the mirror- push inwards at the bottom of the mirror so you can get to this wire at the top and with a screwdriver just nudge it back in place to lock it all in,,hope this helped,

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