View Full Version : taking off power mirrors
07-01-2008, 06:22 PM
i just bought a pretty sweet 82 320i off of one of my buddies, and the side view mirrors are fadded. i want to take them off to paint them how do i take them off i kno i need to remove the door panel but i dont want to break any thing
wow. the e21 section is DEADDDDDDDDDD
07-27-2008, 03:51 PM
You really need plastic pry bars. You can buy them from bavauto.com. But I took off my panels using 2 plastic putty knifes. Push both knifes between the door and the panel and then push a screw driver between them and pry apart.
07-27-2008, 03:54 PM
You really need plastic pry bars. You can buy them from bavauto.com. But I used 2 plastic putty knifes. Push both knifes between the door and the panel, then push a screw drive between them and pry. Using plastic will not scratch the paint on the door.
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