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How do i get the back chrome piece off of the drivers side mirror ps without me braking the glass

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  • david aylsworth Sep 05, 2010

    thanks for the help now i need to buy a new mirror. tried even pressure did not work cracked glass thanks

  • david aylsworth Sep 08, 2010

    so i guess what you are saying is that the only way to get in back of mirror is to break it and replace with the mirror insert ? thanks dave

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"officially" they are not removable

however the one "trick" of the trade is to heat the glass behind the "button" with a bic light

however, there is at least a good chance that you will break the glass if over heated

Posted on Sep 09, 2010

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Yes it is glued on with a very strong silicone and u will break the glass when u remove it, they sell just the mirror element of the whole assembly.

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The glass is actually clipped on to the mirror. All you have to do is apply even pressure and pull it free then you can get to the nuts holding on the chrome piece.

Posted on Sep 05, 2010

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