Ruined right side mirror on SLK 280 - Mercedes Benz SLK Forum

General Discussion Topics must pertain to all 3 generations of SLK - R170, R171 and R172

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
#1 Old 11-06-2009
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 9
Chats: 0
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 10
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
(Thread Starter)
Question Ruined right side mirror on SLK 280

I've only had the car for two months and having issues parking it in my one car garage at the townhouse. I backed out and clipped the right side mirror and the mirror splintered/cracked up. I was able to get it back into the casing but any suggestions on what to do/where to go to get it fixed?

I'm sure it's not covered under warrantee but I need to get it fixed as it makes for a nasty blind spot. Any suggestions?

Thanks in advance,

Will
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Yoga Boy.jpg (40.9 KB, 4 views)
WillCarr34 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 Old 11-06-2009
aka John

 
UK-C200's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Richmond, Tx
Vehicle: LHD Black SLK350, LHD Firemist SLK55
Other Toys: Nacra F18
Posts: 13,012
Country:
Chats: 1143
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 30 Post(s)
Thanks: 1,712
Thanked 2,920 Times in 2,028 Posts
Post up some pictures - do you just need new glass?



UK-C200 is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to UK-C200 For This Useful Post:
#3 Old 11-06-2009
Administrator/Founding Member

 
jbanks15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Tampa, Florida
Vehicle: 2009 SLK 55 AMG Kleemann Supercharger, ECU tune, Headers and LSD, CF Diffuser
Posts: 91,960
Country:
Chats: 38
Mentioned: 473 Post(s)
Tagged: 5 Thread(s)
Quoted: 6579 Post(s)
Thanks: 3,246
Thanked 11,105 Times in 8,458 Posts
https://www.slkworld.com/diy-section/...placement.html


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Jeff, US Army Master Sergeant Retired
Administrator/Founding Member
2009 SLK 55 AMG Black/Black
Kleemann Supercharger thread here:

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Kleemann ECU Tune, headers and downpipes thread here:

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Albums:
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

ClearBra
OEM MB Plexiglass Draught Stop
Smarttop version 3.22
Previous - 02 SLK 320, 05 SLK 350
jbanks15 is online now  
The Following User Says Thank You to jbanks15 For This Useful Post:
 
#4 Old 11-06-2009
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 9
Chats: 0
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 10
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
(Thread Starter)
Brilliant. Thank you.
WillCarr34 is offline  
#5 Old 11-06-2009
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 9
Chats: 0
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 10
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
(Thread Starter)
Quote:
Originally Posted by UK-C200 View Post
Post up some pictures - do you just need new glass?
haha - I have glasses, I'm blind in my left eye so I have a depth perception issue...
WillCarr34 is offline  
#6 Old 11-06-2009
Administrator/Founding Member

 
jbanks15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Tampa, Florida
Vehicle: 2009 SLK 55 AMG Kleemann Supercharger, ECU tune, Headers and LSD, CF Diffuser
Posts: 91,960
Country:
Chats: 38
Mentioned: 473 Post(s)
Tagged: 5 Thread(s)
Quoted: 6579 Post(s)
Thanks: 3,246
Thanked 11,105 Times in 8,458 Posts
! john meant for the mirror, not your frames! we know u just joshing!

diy courtesy of slkdawg!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Jeff, US Army Master Sergeant Retired
Administrator/Founding Member
2009 SLK 55 AMG Black/Black
Kleemann Supercharger thread here:

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Kleemann ECU Tune, headers and downpipes thread here:

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Albums:
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

ClearBra
OEM MB Plexiglass Draught Stop
Smarttop version 3.22
Previous - 02 SLK 320, 05 SLK 350
jbanks15 is online now  
#7 Old 11-06-2009
aka John

 
UK-C200's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Richmond, Tx
Vehicle: LHD Black SLK350, LHD Firemist SLK55
Other Toys: Nacra F18
Posts: 13,012
Country:
Chats: 1143
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 30 Post(s)
Thanks: 1,712
Thanked 2,920 Times in 2,028 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by WillCarr34 View Post
haha - I have glasses, I'm blind in my left eye so I have a depth perception issue...
Best friend is in the same shape, and managed to get the FAA to let him fly planes!

Quote:
Originally Posted by jbanks15 View Post
! john meant for the mirror, not your frames! we know u just joshing!

diy courtesy of slkdawg!

Yeppers, was talking about the broken glass in the mirror, no over your eyes!



UK-C200 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Lower Navigation
Go Back   Mercedes Benz SLK Forum > General Discussion about Mercedes Benz SLKs > General Discussion

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Upload your files to MEGAUPLOAD
Upload your images to ImageShack

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes Benz SLK Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Front side markers, remove/replace procedure etyu SLK R171 Class DIY 90 05-18-2017 03:23 PM
Little SLK 280 Dolebludger Driving Stories 31 10-12-2010 12:42 PM
Out with the old, in with the new (2006 SLK 280 ---> 2010 SLK 350) B4TM4N SLK R171 General Discussion 28 10-31-2009 11:44 PM
models and prices SLKman General Discussion 23 02-09-2007 04:02 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome
 

Clubs, Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.