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Old 05-07-2010, 09:29 AM   #1
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Air bubble in e46 m3 oval rear view mirror?

Has this happened to any of you? I got jumped into my car after my classes and there was a huge air bubble in the mirror (i think it happened because of too much heat?). Any more info. is much appreciated. And where can I order a replacement? I couldn't find one on getbmwparts.com. Thanks.
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Old 05-07-2010, 09:45 AM   #2
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mirror is bad. You need to get a new mirror asap or the liquid inside your mirror will begin to leak onto your interior and ruin it.Go to this website: www.sybesmas.com. Here is their number to contact them as well. (616)392-6911 or (800) 456-4265. There is also a thread on this very topic if you do a search. GL!
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Old 05-07-2010, 10:46 AM   #3
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I just filled out the form monday and they are shipping me a new mirror today for $75...you just return defective mirror when you receive new one.

It's super easy to remove as well...tons of instructions around here.
Pry open plastic case like a clam in middle (small flathead helps unless you have longer nails)
Twist base of mirror (not mirror glass part) counter clockwise
Disconnect wires
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Old 05-07-2010, 01:59 PM   #4
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Yep mine went bad awhile back, just ordered a refurb'd unit from Sybesmas...can't wait to see how the autodim function works (mirror was kaput when I bought car)
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