Jump to content
Do Not Sell My Personal Information


Not A Very Nice Present


CorollaD4D
 Share

Recommended Posts

So I finish work at 4am this morning and walk towards my car. I happen to notice a piece of plastic on the road just next to the driver side front wheel but dismiss it as junk on the road. As I get closer I realise some twit has smashed my drivers wing mirror CLEAN OFF on a road which is wide enough to get 2 double decker buses through at the same time as well as being double parked on both sides! Anyways guess I'm gonna be spending the few workings days through this festive period ringing around scrapyards.

Annoying thing is that my mirrors are heated so whatever happens it's going to be more expensive that it could have been. However does anyone know if my car has the round plug or the square one?

Anyway rant over I'd like to wish everyone a safe enjoyable Merry christmas and a very happy new year. :D

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Same happened to me dude but to left side. There's a company on eBay called npautoparts that sell our mirrors for £60 and that includes the mirror.

What year is your rolla? Mines a 54 plate t-sport and it had the square connector. I believe that the FL have the square and PFL have the round.

The mirror is a copy version and has one difference which is the bolts securing it in place. On the original we use bolts but on this copy there are bolts already in place and nuts are needed to secure.

Hope that helps :thumbsup:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Mines 2004 54 facelift so I think should be same type of mirror as yours just the drivers side. Had a quick look on eBay for "npautoparts" but couldn't seem to find a search function to let me search by seller name rather than keyword.

So you had to get the back of the mirror painted and then swapped the whole wing mirror over I assume?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Well they sent me the wrong type 1st, sent me the circle connector!! Although I requested the 04> which show the square connector!!!!

So only fitted recently but the back will need to be painted asap. Yeah whole unit changed buddy.

I'll try and find link for you :thumbsup:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Please if you could that'd be big help. I managed to find the seller you spoke about but when I used their eBay shop's search it only returned a wing mirror for an old Corolla. Do you think they had yours as a one off or did they sell them brand new regularly?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share




×
×
  • Create New...




Forums


News


Membership