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Late 99 tow mirrors

Hey all. Ive got a late 99. my question: the small mirror under the main, is that supposed to adjust? mine WILL NOT budge. And its drives me nuts cause their not where I need them........



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They adjust. Try harder is the only input I have on it though.

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No, they don't all adjust. You have the "gen 1" style. The style after that had a different plug (square I think) than yours, would telescope manually, and the lower mirrors moved (gen 2). Then gen 3's were lighted/heated. But those were on 6.0s.



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No, they don't all adjust. You have the "gen 1" style. The style after that had a different plug (square I think) than yours, would telescope manually, and the lower mirrors moved (gen 2). Then gen 3's were lighted/heated. But those were on 6.0s.
That is interesting indeed. Every truck I've ever been in that had the convex mirrors had them adjustable.

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My original 2000 mirrors did not. However, once replaced by Ford in '08, that one had a movable lower mirror AND telescoped, along with the new connector.



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I see.... Hmmm... I guess im just out of luck? Thats pretty stupid to put a mirror on that you cant adjust.... Kinda ticks me off but I guess I'll just have to get those 08 mirrors after all! Lol



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