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Good online parts place for mirrors?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by wy4tt, Jul 19, 2005.

  1. wy4tt

    wy4tt 1/2 ton status

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    I've got a '79 Jimmy, and the guy who had the truck before me put on some incredibly cheap/flimsy mirrors. I'd like to get some stock ones, but the salvage places here are all stripped. Where are you guys finding parts like this online/mail order? Thanks for any info.
     
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    nvrenuf NONE shall pass! Premium Member

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    I got some stainless ones for my crew cab from LMC, nice quality & good fit. They are about 2 years old now and still look new.
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Make sure to get stainless ones, not ones that are chrome plated. i have seen the ones that are chrome plated rust extremely fast. within a few months fast.
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    That is good advice. I never really consider rust because we don't have salt, snow or any of the 'Northeast' rust makers.
     
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    beleive it or not I bought mine at wally world :eek1:
     
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    Great advice guys. Thanks. I'll check LMC and the other places. Can't wait to get these cheap things off. They shake so much I can't see anything behind me.
     
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    well i bought chrome ones from LMC and the suck :eek1: :mad: they are really loose and i have the bolts all the way in and the will fold in while im driving down the highway so im not happy
     
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    I have seen the chrome ones rust in nc during summer. my buddy got them for his k10 and they were rusted a few months later. i bought the ss ones a few years ago and there great.
     
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    supporting wally world/china humm :doah: :(

    you say you want stock ones right, what about yards, parts board ?
    im yaking my 81 silverado mirrors off my 81, am putting small ones on, you interested ? they are original gm truck ones


    do they need to be perfect nice shiny ? is the truck spotless show truck ?

    good luck
     
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    I got the stainless ones from LMC also and love them.
     

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