Yet Another Nervous Side/Wing Mirror Cover Thing...

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    Yet Another Nervous Side/Wing Mirror Cover Thing...

    Let me make triple sure I got this right: To remove the existing side mirror covers you first adjust the mirror to point as far down as it will go, then use a SCREWDRIVER to pry off the glass?!

    I think my 2012 Grigio Sport will look sharp with bianco side view mirror covers, or, it will look awful with broken glass...

    Those hot little bianco covers are dying to go on there, but just the thought of prying off that glass shivers my timbers....
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    Yes, the glass just pops off. Then use three flat blade screw drivers to pry open the plastic tabs that hold on the old mirror covers. No need to break the tabs as the instructions say.

    You don't even need to buy new covers. Just paint the old ones.

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    I took it to a body shop and the guy was kind enough to swap the covers for me (he would not take my money, so I'm buying the shop pizza for lunch tomorrow).

    I bought the bianco covers from andysautoparts in the UK - they fit my NA 2012 Sport.

    Glad I didn't try to do it myself - it gave the body shop guy a fairly good fight...

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