are all manual door mirrors the same?

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are all manual door mirrors the same?

Post by Pcheaven »

some advise please.

As per subject, the passenger side door mirror on my Meteor has a broken control arm.
Ca I use any manual mirror from any BX. They appear to be the same. I just don't want to buy in error.

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Re: are all manual door mirrors the same?

Post by RobC »

as long as it's mark 2 then yes, all manual mirrors are the same
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Re: are all manual door mirrors the same?

Post by Pcheaven »

Many thanks.
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. Get cam bet etc replaced etc
Have a GnT
2. G̶e̶t̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶r̶a̶d̶i̶o̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶w̶o̶r̶k̶.̶ ̶
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT

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Re: are all manual door mirrors the same?

Post by rutter123 »

I have some good used ones if you need.
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Re: are all manual door mirrors the same?

Post by Pcheaven »

rutter123 wrote:
Thu Apr 01, 2021 2:28 pm
I have some good used ones if you need.

Yes please

Just the one.
Passenger side

Can you message me how much inc postage to Kent

Thanks
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. Get cam bet etc replaced etc
Have a GnT
2. G̶e̶t̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶r̶a̶d̶i̶o̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶w̶o̶r̶k̶.̶ ̶
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT

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Re: are all manual door mirrors the same?

Post by Tim Leech »

if you have the old arm you could try some glue.
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....