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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 10th, 2014, 09:05 PM Thread Starter
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Wing mirror cowl removal

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I bought a pair of wing mirror cowls for my Mini Cooper, can you tell me how to remove the ones in situ without breaking the tabs which hold them on please.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Mar 11th, 2014, 12:25 AM
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This link should help:
Interior/Exterior :: Replace mirror covers (WITHOUT breaking the clips!) - North American Motoring
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The link was very helpful,

There seems to be more than one kind of fixing to a mirror cover, the new ones are not the same as my original white ones,

is this to do with the year
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I think the new one in photo is also a slightly different shape for the Mk2 2007 onwards MINI.......you need Mk1 2001-2006?
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Glad to know about the cowl removal.You can done it very well and replace it like a good mechanic.I appreciate you all on this forum because everyone helping each other in a very good manner.That,s great to build a good society.However professional talks are with passage of time make some new changes.
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