How to replace a mirror on a Chevrolet Astra 1998-2011

How to remove and put back a glass mirror heated or notheated on Chevrolet Astra made between 1998-2010.

This procedure works on electric mirrors and mechanical, regardless of body type of Astra (hatchback, estate, coupe etc.).

First step is to push the mirror glass inside see below picture, so you can enter your hand or an screwdriver from the opposite side, through glass and housing to push the glass outwards. See below picture, in that image is not an Astra G, is another car but the principle is the same.

Replace a glass mirror on a Chevrolet Astra 1998-2011


Below you have a picture with the back of the glass and mechanism of the body mirror Chevrolet Astra (in what is caught the glass from the mirror body). I advise you to wear gloves to protect your hand because the mirror may break when a pull it out. If your car have another tip of mirror 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.

Remove glass mirror on a Chevrolet Astra 1998-2011


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 Chevrolet 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.

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