How to change a glass mirror on Holden Astra made fourth generation between 1998-2005. In some countries this model was made after 2005.
This procedure works irrespective of the shape of the body or the engine of Astra Mk4, mirrors especially the glasses are the same on all models.
To disassemble the glass from the mirror you must push it inside like in this picture, so you can enter your finger from the opposite side, through glass and housing to push it to the outside. See below picture, in that image is not an Holden Astra, is another car but the principle is the same.
Below you have a real image in what stays trapped the complete mirror from the glass on your Holden Astra IV. If you want to take out the glass by yourself you must war gloves to protect your hand because the mirror may break when a pull it out. If your car have another another fastening system just write us a comment and i will answer you.
Red and blue arrows indicate the mechanism in what the glass stay fix from the mirror.
This procedure is valid in Europe but also on other continents for cars with left and right hand drive you can find them under the name of Holden Astra and for right hand drive Vauxhall Fourth Generation, Saturn Astra, Chevrolet Viva and Holden Astra.
If you have another car and want to know how to remove your mirror just leave us a comment and our mechanic will answer you.