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#1 mistrsub

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Posted 10 March 2004 - 01:30 PM

Hi everyone,yhis is my first post.I cracked the side mirror on my 98 Forrester.I would like to remove the mirror(non remote) to replace just the glass.Do I remove the three phillips head screws that are under the mirror frame or are there others that I haven't discovered?

#2 Sydfloyd44

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Posted 10 March 2004 - 03:42 PM

No need to remove anything except for the broken glass. MAKE SURE YOU DO NOT HAVE A HEATED MIRROR BEFORE DOING ANYTHING!!!! (winter package)

WEAR SAFETY GLASSES AND GLOVES!!!

Be cautious not to damage the backing plate, which is what the mirror attaches to.

#3 Tiny Clark

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Posted 10 March 2004 - 04:11 PM

Think out of the box...

How about a web cam and a laptop??

#4 JaapH

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Posted 10 March 2004 - 04:35 PM

....I don't think the mirror frame is strong enough to carry a laptop.
I would use bleutooth which is connected to your eye ballnerves directly.....




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