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Q: How do I replace the driver's side mirror?

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How do I replace the driver's side mirror?Both the mirror and housing need replacing.Would I have to take off the door panel? An answer and a guide will be gladly appreciated. Thanks.

My car has 13000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there, The door panel may need to be removed. It can depend on accessories that were fitted from the factory. If it’s something that you feel you need a hand with, to avoid damage, it would probably be best to have a certified mechanic take a look at your mirror

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