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Finding just the mirror glass for drivers side heated autodim mirror

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  • uno_1 May 11, 2010

    if your looking for just the glass, i don't think its sold separately... I think you have to buy the whole assembly. But, you might get lucky at your local junkyard....

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SOURCE: How do you remove just glass from drivers side mirror?

I posted earlier that I was facing this same problem and found a sight that said you needed to heat the mirror before you start digging. Got a blow driver and a flat head screwdriver and started prying and the pieces started coming out. Took a bit of effort, but the blow dryer was the key.

One thing, my mirror has the turn signal dots and I believe is also heated. When you start prying out the glass, the glass sits on a black rubber-like backing and that is glued to a thin mettalic looking sheet which has metallic leaders running through it. This is then glued to the backing plate. My guess is these metallic "runners" are the heating elements. You don't want to scrape that up. You want the mirror with the black backing and don't scrape the thin metallic sheet. The blow dryer is again key in getting that to detach.

My vehicle is a late model Yukon and everyone probably won't have this problem.

Posted on Dec 19, 2008

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SOURCE: 08 cobalt driver side mirror (power) glass

normally yes you are totally correct

Posted on Apr 02, 2009

SOURCE: broken driver side view mirror-2005 camry

Heated mirrors usually have a symbol on them -- a small diagram showing squigley heat lines.

If you don't see this, it's probably not heated. But when you take the mirror off, if it's heated it'll have wires connected to the back.

Yes, you can replace a heated mirror with non-heated -- just leave the wires tucked out of the way when you install the new mirror.

Posted on Apr 29, 2009

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SOURCE: replacing a rear view mirror

You will need to remove the broken glass by prying with a screwdriver/small putty knife. You can apply heat (being careful not to melt or distort the backing plate) if there are area which just won't pry up. Installation of the new glass will depend upon the style of backing plate you may have. The following website highlights them with links to the proper technique on the right-hand side of the page: http://www.burcoinc.com/products/redi_cuts/installation/

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

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SOURCE: need to replace driver side mirror of an 2008 ford

You can buy stick on replacement mirror glass for most models in good motor accessory shops.These just stick on to the existing glass if there is enough left to stick it to.
If not the dealer will supply the glass seperately but its a little tricky to fit and might be well worth letting them fit it too as it is very easy to break while fitting.

Posted on Sep 18, 2009

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SECTION 501-09: Rear View Mirrors 2002 Explorer/Mountaineer Workshop Manual REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION Exterior Mirror Glass Removal
NOTE: Exterior mirror glass is serviceable only on vehicles built after July of 2001.

NOTE: Passenger side exterior mirror shown, driver side exterior mirror similar.
All mirrors
  1. Position the glass in the full up position.
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All mirrors
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i don't have aviator. here's explorer, should be the same.

You will see a small rectangle where the screwdriver goes in. You are pryingtowards glass. The retention is about a 3 inch rectangle that has a lip around it that snaps onto a rectangle on the mirror body.

SECTION 501-09: Rear View Mirrors 2002 Explorer/Mountaineer Workshop Manual
REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION Exterior Mirror Glass Removal
NOTE: Exterior mirror glass is serviceable only on vehicles built after July of 2001.
NOTE: Passenger side exterior mirror shown, driver side exterior mirror similar.
All mirrors
  1. Position the glass in the full up position.
  1. Locate the notch at the bottom of the exterior mirror glass.
  1. Release the exterior mirror glass.
    1. Insert a long flat-bladed screwdriver in the notch.
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Heated mirrors
  1. Position aside the exterior mirror glass.
  1. Disconnect the electrical connectors.
All mirrors
  1. Remove the exterior mirror glass (17K707) passenger side or (17T675) driver side.
Installation
Heated mirrors
  1. Connect the electrical connectors.
All mirrors
  1. Position the exterior mirror glass on the exterior mirror motor.
  1. Place a hand against the back of the exterior mirror housing and a hand flat against the exterior mirror glass. Press the glass in place until fully seated.

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SECTION 501-09: Rear View Mirrors 2001 Explorer/Mountaineer Workshop Manual
REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION Exterior Mirror Glass, 2001 model Removal
NOTE: Exterior mirror glass is serviceable only on vehicles built after July of 2001.
NOTE: Passenger side exterior mirror shown, driver side exterior mirror similar.
All mirrors
  1. Position the glass in the full up position.
  1. Locate the notch at the bottom of the exterior mirror glass.
  1. Release the exterior mirror glass.
    1. Insert a long flat-bladed screwdriver in the notch.
    1. Push the screwdriver into the notch until the glass is released.
Heated mirrors
  1. Position aside the exterior mirror glass.
  1. Disconnect the electrical connectors.
All mirrors
  1. Remove the exterior mirror glass (17K707) passenger side or (17T675) driver side.
Installation
Heated mirrors
  1. Connect the electrical connectors.
All mirrors
  1. Position the exterior mirror glass on the exterior mirror motor.
  1. Place a hand against the back of the exterior mirror housing and a hand flat against the exterior mirror glass. Press the glass in place until fully seated.
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