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      11-18-2014, 12:40 PM   #1
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2 small chips on mirror

Hey guys I have two small chips on my passenger side mirror. Does anyone know an easy solution to fix them?

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      11-18-2014, 02:49 PM   #2
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Finding replacement parts

Pretty hard to repair the shadowline trim. I haven't found any suitable repair ideas/solutions to date. Replacing the part is probably the way to go!

Sadly, I have similar damage and have been searching online for the replacement part - can't seem to locate in Shadowline Trim (High gloss Black). In the attached Mirror Parts diagram, it's referenced as a Supporting ring (#3). My local parts department hasn't gotten back to me yet, but my fingers are crossed it won't cost a fortune. If anyone can suggest an online source for the part I'd appreciate it.

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      11-19-2014, 01:57 PM   #3
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Found the correct part numbers

If this is helpful, here are the correct part numbers for the replacement surround:

Left Mirror (Driver):
51-16-7-284-125

Right Mirror (Passenger):
51-16-7-284-126
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Pretty hard to repair the shadowline trim. I haven't found any suitable repair ideas/solutions to date. Replacing the part is probably the way to go!

Sadly, I have similar damage and have been searching online for the replacement part - can't seem to locate in Shadowline Trim (High gloss Black). In the attached Mirror Parts diagram, it's referenced as a Supporting ring (#3). My local parts department hasn't gotten back to me yet, but my fingers are crossed it won't cost a fortune. If anyone can suggest an online source for the part I'd appreciate it.

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Good luck!
Yeah thank you it's in a tough spot. I'm going to see if touch up paint will make it look less noticeable.
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      11-24-2014, 05:15 PM   #5
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Touch up paint and use the Langka system. Similar to Dr Colorchip, however you built up the surface and then use a solvent to remove the 'blob'. Works well.
http://www.langka.com
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I'm not so sure I would use the Langka system on the gloss black mirror.
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      11-24-2014, 06:13 PM   #7
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Would you use it on gloss black fender paint?
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      11-24-2014, 06:59 PM   #8
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I wouldn't.
Black is crazy to work with.
On a piece down low near a front dam or sill - that's where I would use the Langka system of Dr. ColorChip before going to a more visible spot.
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