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Does anyone know how to remove and replace the Auto Dim Rear View Mirror on a 2001 SLK 230???? Please help.
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did u not already post this question?

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Replacing is fairly easy.

The unit has a short wiring tail and a connector tucked behind the windscreen frame trim panel.

The mirror is removed by grasping the stalk firmly and rotating it clockwise or counterclockwise about an eighth of a turn. Its a tight fit but that is all that holds it on. Draw out the wiring and connector, disconnect, connect the new one and reverse the process, tucking the wire back up under the valance.

5 min job


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Thanks for asking. I have the same need to replace on my 2002.
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