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Driver's side exterior mirror

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I have a 230k and am looking for some help with a problem with my driver's side exterior mirror. The motor works fine but the glass tilts side to side only, not up & down. After a few bumps the glass will tlilt downwards and has to be adjusted by hand. The motor is functioning for up/down adjustment but it feels as though the glass has come of the clips or something as it has play in it.

I know that you can tilt the glass down to expose the spring clip at the top of rear of the glass to remove the clip. I was wondering what else you need to unclip/remove in order to remove the glass from the backing. I'd like to see if a clip has come off or has broken. Any advice or links to diagrams are appreciated.

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