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The sideview mirror is cracked, and i am told it will cost approximately $400 ro fix it...there is no damage other than the crack in the mirror. Is there any less expensive way to have this repaired? (It is a 2008 Vibe)

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Many auto parts stores have a trimmable "mirror" pane that you can buy,cut to size / shape, and install. It already has adhesive and I recommend you clean your existing mirror with rubbing alcohol before installing this replacement. It is not as clear as a glass mirror but it will work well enough for you to see through it - it's also less than $20.00 u.s.d. so you'll save a nice bit of cash too!!!
Hope this helps and please rate my solution!!

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