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      11-23-2010, 04:36 PM   #1
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Mirror cap replacement DIY request

I have not been able to find one clear/definitive guide to removing and reinstalling our mirror caps (E92 to be specific but E90/93 is probably identical). There are a bunch of very small tabs that are really easy to break. Sure would appreciate a good DIY for both removing and installing. Thanks.

(Note: Also posted in the DIY section, that seemed like the best spot but not enough traffic over there)
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Just pull towards front of car. That's it.
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Just pull towards front of car. That's it.
with your finger tips?
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Just pull towards front of car. That's it.
I'm pretty sure that contributes to breaking tabs...
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Plastic panel poppers would help too
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