Deer Destroyed my Mirror, where to find OEM Mirror...
Well im driving to my girlfriends house and a deer pops out in front of me
long story short the deer literally jumped over my car and its foot hit my side mirror (drivers side) and i need a new one, its completely destroyed... where shall i look to find another OEM mirror (bavauto doenst have it for some reason)
and also.. how do you install mirrors, i can't figure out how its adhered to the door...
... im so damn lucky that deer didnt destory my 3er..
1992 318i, Jet Black, Manual
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You take off the plastic triangular cover inside your car (on the inside of where your mirror is stuck to your car). I think there's a foam insulator in there that you just pull back. Then there are 3 screws you need to undo...
Once these are undone, the mirror could fall off the outside, so I suggest doing this with the window down and door open so you can use one hand for screwdriver and one hand for holding mirror.
Then there's a simple plug or two for power/heat that just pop in/out.
Regarding purchasing the part; I would think it's cheaper to buy a mirror from someone used (someone who may have upgraded to M3) and then have it painted your colour...
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