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Old 26 Jan 2006, 05:41 pm   #1 (permalink)
Ramakrishna Devisetti
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Hi,

While taking of the car from Garage I broke the right hand side view mirror
(Half portion is broke).

Any sources of getting cheaper and appreciate suggestions to replace.

Also Could I replace only Mirror instead of whole set ??

THanks,
Rama


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Old 26 Jan 2006, 05:56 pm   #2 (permalink)
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Ramakrishna Devisetti wrote:
> Hi,
>
> While taking of the car from Garage I broke the right hand side view mirror
> (Half portion is broke).
>
> Any sources of getting cheaper and appreciate suggestions to replace.
>
> Also Could I replace only Mirror instead of whole set ??
>
> THanks,
> Rama
>
>

Just go to a junk yard aka "Used auto parts".
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Old 26 Jan 2006, 05:59 pm   #3 (permalink)
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Ramakrishna Devisetti, 1/26/2006,6:41:26 PM, wrote:

> Hi,
>
> While taking of the car from Garage I broke the right hand side view
> mirror (Half portion is broke).
>
> Any sources of getting cheaper and appreciate suggestions to replace.
>
> Also Could I replace only Mirror instead of whole set ??
>
> THanks,
> Rama


I have purchased a mirror and housing from Ebay for $50. It came black
and had to be painted. It's not hard to replace. It was still worth
it.
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Old 26 Jan 2006, 07:43 pm   #4 (permalink)
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As said, the cheapest place would most likely be a junkyard. And with
the popularity of the Camry, you are probably likely to find a pretty
good color match.

When I needed to replace a broken rear lens on my mustang, Best price I
could get on EBay was about $50....not including shipping. And, it's a
pain to replace just the lens. My local wrecker sold me the entire
rear taillight assembly for $60, it was much easier to swap out the
entire unit as Plug & Play, rather than fussing with complete
disassembly to replace just the lens.

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Old 27 Jan 2006, 04:45 pm   #5 (permalink)
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Ramakrishna Devisetti wrote:
> Hi,
>
> While taking of the car from Garage I broke the right hand side view
> mirror (Half portion is broke).
>
> Any sources of getting cheaper and appreciate suggestions to replace.
>
> Also Could I replace only Mirror instead of whole set ??
>
> THanks,
> Rama


If you are saying you broke the mirror glass then you can get it replaced at
any auto glass shop. If you are saying you broke the mirror head then the
other posts are what you need to follow.
davidj92


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