Re: 05 taurus external mirror replacement
Doorpanel has to come off
Go for it, its just a 10 minute job !!!!
Dont be pissed off for mecanics charging you
YOU BROKE IT
<email@example.com> wrote in message
> it seems like something is holding it in the corner but i cant manage
> to get it loose. I dont want to break it and i dont see anything that
> its attached to. i wonder if i just break it what effec it would have,
> i would still be able to screw it in. has anybody actually taken this
> i do appreciate your help.
> Shoe Salesman wrote:
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > news:email@example.com...
> > >I am trying to replace the whole external driver side mirror shell for
> > > a 2005 ford taurus. I have read that I need to remove the black
> > > triangle deal from inside the car and it is held together by one
> > >
> > > I have found that screw and removed it but the plastic triangle still
> > > does not come off. It appears that it stuck on the bottom side and i
> > > dont see any more screws. I can see how the shell screws in but cant
> > > do anything until i remove the traingle. Is there a trick to removing
> > > it? elbow grease? a big hammer? special way to slide it out?
> > >
> > > I would really hate to go to a mechanic and be charged like crazy just
> > > to do a 10 minute job.
> > It most likey slides up or the the side, kind of unhooking by sliding I
> > guess you could say. It could also have a push in type fastener
> > Just carefully pull, pry ect. till you figure it out.