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Left hand rear viem mirror foggy. Need suggestions on repair or replacement. How does the mirror unit come out of the housing?

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On the inside of the door directly behind the mirror you will find a triangular plastic cover
gently pry the cover off the door, it is only held on with plastic push in clips
you will now see a few holes in the metal door frame
there will also be a multi wire plug for the electric mirror,seperate the plug
In the holes on the door there will be at least 3 bolt heads that you can see, remove those bolts and the mirror will come off as a unit
do not drop the bolts into the door as it will turn a minor job into a major in a few seconds.
do not try to replace the glass as you have to almost destroy the whole mirror to get it apart
just buy the complete unit and bolt it back on the door

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  1. Disconnect battery ground cable. Refer to Section 14-01 .
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Might be cheaper to buy used irror at car-part.com. Look for * to find page with cheapest part. Or, EBay. Good luck

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