Bimmerpost for iOS has just been updated to version 3.8.9 with a host of new features and bug fixes. Try it out!

  E90Post
 


GT Haus
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > General E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio > Side mirrors on Reverse?



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-11-2012, 03:41 PM   #1
ouchie
Second Lieutenant
ouchie's Avatar
United_States
10
Rep
230
Posts

Drives: BMW
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

Side mirrors on Reverse?

I know that the Right Side Mirror goes down when in reverse but when I pick the Left Side mirror driver's side it won't go down. Is this normal? So yeah the Right side mirror goes down but not the left side.
Appreciate 0
      12-11-2012, 03:42 PM   #2
zipstic
Captain
United_States
11
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2008 e92 335xi
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Minneapolis

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Normal
__________________
Appreciate 0
      12-11-2012, 03:43 PM   #3
shazzy04
Lieutenant Colonel
shazzy04's Avatar
South Korea
19
Rep
1,848
Posts

Drives: '15 F22 M235i
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: South Jersey

iTrader: (6)

Send a message via AIM to shazzy04 Send a message via MSN to shazzy04
the way it is
__________________
2015 M235i - Mineral Gray/Coral Red - Cold Weather/ Technology/Premium Packages

Mods coming soon
Appreciate 0
      12-11-2012, 03:46 PM   #4
Braumin
First Lieutenant
6
Rep
321
Posts

Drives: 2009 335i xDrive Sedan
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Regina, SK, CAN

iTrader: (0)

It's so you don't back into the curb which should be on your right side.
Appreciate 0
      12-11-2012, 04:15 PM   #5
ouchie
Second Lieutenant
ouchie's Avatar
United_States
10
Rep
230
Posts

Drives: BMW
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

Thank you
Appreciate 0
      12-11-2012, 04:17 PM   #6
abhishriv
Major
27
Rep
1,299
Posts

Drives: 2007 335i Coupe (Space grey)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Toronto

iTrader: (0)

Helps to see curb when parallel parking
Appreciate 0
      12-11-2012, 04:49 PM   #7
dcat151
Lieutenant
Wales
6
Rep
551
Posts

Drives: 2006 330i 6MT ZSP/ZPP/ZCW
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Gainesville, GA

iTrader: (1)

This is normal, but you can change the setting so that neither mirror tilts down when you are in reverse. There's no way to make the driver's side mirror tilt down automatically.
Appreciate 0
      12-11-2012, 05:03 PM   #8
Fitz335
Private First Class
Fitz335's Avatar
1
Rep
196
Posts

Drives: 2007 335i Black
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Sicily

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2007 335i  [0.00]
Flip your mirror selection button to the passenger side to have it NOT go down. I often have to do this so I don't run over civilians lol.
Appreciate 0
      12-22-2012, 08:42 PM   #9
delta0401
New Member
0
Rep
19
Posts

Drives: BMW 330I/ Gray Monster
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: United States

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 BMW 330I  [0.00]
Sounds Pretty Normal!
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:04 AM.




e90post
e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST