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Re: [T3] rear view mirror


> Take your old one and make the bug one look just like it and then
> use some hammer - type rivets (not pop - rivets) from your local hardware
> store to put the new rubber on the chrome.

You can use small pop-rivets, but you will need to knock back out the
remains of the mandrel and tap the extra shoulder flat.

Is the Type 1 section as deep between the glass and the bright-work frame
as the Type 3?

Dave.
UK VW Type 3&4 Club
http://www.hallvw.clara.net/
----- Original Message -----
From: Dan Hoopes <dan@ewed.net>
To: T3 List <type3@vwtype3.org>; <SNAPHENGER@aol.com>
Sent: 27 July 1999 21:02
Subject: Re: [T3] rear view mirror


> Just grab the mirror by the stem and pull hard down and towards the back
of
> the car.  It should pop out with a little effort.  I used late bug window
> scrapers and just cut them a little to get them to fit right.  They are
much
> more easily available and cheap!  After taking out your old one, drill
out
> the rivets that hold it to the chrome (or on the new piece if you get new
> chromeWorks great and mine have lasted
> for 6 years and look new!
>
> Dan Hoopes
> dan@ewed.net
> '67 Square (Stanley)
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <SNAPHENGER@aol.com>
> To: <type3@vwtype3.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, July 27, 1999 12:12 PM
> Subject: [T3] rear view mirror


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