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Old 06-19-2014, 05:36 PM   #1
kcarr0088
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Rear View Mirror Fix

So long story short I busted my windshield and my rear view mirror.
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Had windshield replaced but was told I ha to replace the auto-dimming mirror ($400 in a good day). I would really like to avoid paying another $400. Is there anyway this can be fixed?
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Old 06-19-2014, 05:45 PM   #2
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I assume the ball won't just pop back into place? Hard to tell exactly what is broken from these photos.

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Old 06-19-2014, 09:57 PM   #3
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If none of the clips were broken or wires ripped, you should be able to pop it right in.
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