Q: How do I adjust the rearview mirror?

asked by on January 19, 2016

How do I adjust the rearview mirror?

The rearview mirror is an important safety feature that provides you with visibility out your rear window. Before driving, you should always adjust your rearview mirror so that you have maximum visibility. To adjust the mirror, manually move it up, down, and side to side, until the desired position is reached.

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