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Old 06-14-2009, 02:11 PM
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Re: Painted Mirrors by Chrysler!

I drove around last night with the auto dim off, couldn't really tell the difference so I'm over it. Thanks to all for the help... now to get these things installed
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Old 06-14-2009, 06:59 PM
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Re: Painted Mirrors by Chrysler!

My 94 Limited had the auto dim feature on the windshield rearview mirror and I couldnt tell what the difference was with it on or off. I have my mirrors set so I have to actually look up or to the side to see out of them, so headlight glare is not an issue I have. Im usually going faster than anyone anyways to have to use my mirrors. Mirrors are for grandma drivers IMO.
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Re: Painted Mirrors by Chrysler!

what if your on a 2 lane road behind some one and it's a double yellow?
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Old 06-14-2009, 07:27 PM
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Re: Painted Mirrors by Chrysler!

Those look sick. I bought the chrome covers for mine, tried them on and liked that they brightened my jeep up so much. I ended up just putting them on and it looks good. The more i thought about it, with dark khaki for a color i think it would be too much of a blob w/ them color matched. Power heated mirrors FTMFW. I love mine.
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Old 06-14-2009, 08:00 PM
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Thats great to hear about switching to heated mirrors. First winter with this WK with no heated mirrors and it sucked, couldnt see out if it on really cold mornings or snowstorms. So is just the drivers heated, and there should already be a wire for the heat or do I have to run that?
both are heated if you buy them that way....and the wiring is there for heated mirrors...no need to run a wire
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Old 06-14-2009, 08:01 PM
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I drove around last night with the auto dim off, couldn't really tell the difference so I'm over it. Thanks to all for the help... now to get these things installed
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Re: Painted Mirrors by Chrysler!

my jeep has stock heated mirriors but I don't know how to use them?
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Old 06-15-2009, 01:04 PM
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Re: Painted Mirrors by Chrysler!

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what if your on a 2 lane road behind some one and it's a double yellow?
I was and it's a "rolling hill" road so I got all sorts of headlight glare in my mirrors and there really isn't much of a difference.

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Those look sick. I bought the chrome covers for mine, tried them on and liked that they brightened my jeep up so much. I ended up just putting them on and it looks good. The more i thought about it, with dark khaki for a color i think it would be too much of a blob w/ them color matched. Power heated mirrors FTMFW. I love mine.
Yeah bro it's amazing what the little mods will do to the overall picture. I've gotten over the auto dim thing it's that I have 15% tinted window over my factory tint so it's hard to see anyway, the extra "light" from my side mirrors should be a plus.
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Old 06-15-2009, 01:09 PM
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I was and it's a "rolling hill" road so I got all sorts of headlight glare in my mirrors and there really isn't much of a difference.



Yeah bro it's amazing what the little mods will do to the overall picture. I've gotten over the auto dim thing it's that I have 15% tinted window over my factory tint so it's hard to see anyway, the extra "light" from my side mirrors should be a plus.

How do you like the extra tint? I am considering have the rears darkened even more and doing a light tint on the front.

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my jeep has stock heated mirriors but I don't know how to use them?

They turn on with the window defrost for the rear windows and when you select the windshield defrost settings. Next time is chilly and rains, put the wind shield setting on and look at the mirrors lightly fog/steam up a bit before clearing. Or use the rear defrost.
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Old 06-15-2009, 01:18 PM
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How do you like the extra tint? I am considering have the rears darkened even more and doing a light tint on the front.
It's dark! But it looks good.. although I'm to much of a p**** to tint the front widows past 50% (even though it made a slight difference) You could probably get away with 35% on the front and blame it on the tint in the back. On my ZJ my rear windows had 5% over stock and that was too dark. 15% is perfect.. but with the WKs high backside and angled window hatch, it makes it hard to judge the distance of objects behind me (no camera/sensors on mine )
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I put the new mirrors on but my chrome strip stops before the mirror, leaving a gap below the side mirror... apparently my 07 mirrors have a little extra plastic to cover the gap.

anyone have chrome strips that go completely under the mirror?
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