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      10-01-2013, 12:36 PM   #1
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My friend reachs out to my passenger folded mirror and unfolded with his hand WTF!!!

LOL is funny now but man, as we were getting into my car Sunday I saw my friend trying to unfold my mirror as I heard a cracking sound and I was noooooo... they unfold my themselves but was too late.. Surprisingly, after a weird noise the mirror was backed into place and all is working fine..... I seriously thought my mirror was done...

I am glad these mirrors were tested agaist this dumbass tests....

Anyone else experienced this?
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      10-01-2013, 12:45 PM   #2
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When I was reading this... I can't help to laugh! lol! ... my GF always does this... and she always says "whatever this is my car..." lol! I just look at her and laugh!
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When I was reading this... I can't help to laugh! lol! ... my GF always does this... and she always says "whatever this is my car..." lol! I just look at her and laugh!

LOL so she moves the mirrors manually this all the time??


Serously man... I was like WTF!!

I was about to say...you better buy me a new one if you broke it... but is a close friend... He owns a frickin Toyota FJ SUV so he must not have electric mirrors...LOL
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lmfaooo dumbass test, im sure the ending would have been much different if it were a guy huh? lol good times
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lmfaooo dumbass test, im sure the ending would have been much different if it were a guy huh? lol good times
well in my case it was a guy!! Hes my friend and neighbor...
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The sound was probably gears grinding; I wouldn't try it again...My 5 year old son did a similar test on the seat belt butler. I was getting gas and he was playing with it, then he pulled it out all the way. I thought it was toast since it didn't retract anymore. But then I pushed it back hard enough to get it to catch. After some grinding noises, it's working again.
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well in my case it was a guy!! Hes my friend and neighbor...
ohhhhh LOLL for some reason ( me being so damn sexist...jk) i couldn't connect a guy doing this haha but a lady friends thats super nice and wants to help you do everything when its not necessary seemed more possible so i guessed it'd be a lday friend, but it was actually the other post. haha
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ohhhhh LOLL for some reason ( me being so damn sexist...jk) i couldn't connect a guy doing this haha but a lady friends thats super nice and wants to help you do everything when its not necessary seemed more possible so i guessed it'd be a lday friend, but it was actually the other post. haha
no comments!! Next please...
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Lol! I would have shit a brick!
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why why why do you let anyone else in your car i will never understand.
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why why why do you let anyone else in your car i will never understand.
mmhhhh... maybe because my car is a sedan which can fit up to 5 people and becuase I have family and friends!!?? just to name a few...
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Relax. It's designed to be folded manually as well.
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Relax. It's designed to be folded manually as well.
+1 it isn't an issue, designed to be manually folded and unfolded even with electric control.
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+1 it isn't an issue, designed to be manually folded and unfolded even with electric control.
the valets use to fold my friend's car, and the mirror eventually became loose and doesn't fold property
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+1 it isn't an issue, designed to be manually folded and unfolded even with electric control.
maybe for only stupid circuntances but not to do it often? Lol
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Lol its normal, man. I mean I didn't even think anything of it when I did it the first time because obviously BMW thought of that making the car.
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maybe for only stupid circuntances but not to do it often? Lol
You can do it as often as you like. I fold mine by hand every time I wash my car, first down to drain, then up to drain in the other direction and no problems at all even after years of folding them up and down by hand. They are designed to work that way.
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You can do it as often as you like. I fold mine by hand every time I wash my car, first down to drain, then up to drain in the other direction and no problems at all even after years of folding them up and down by hand. They are designed to work that way.
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You can do it as often as you like. I fold mine by hand every time I wash my car, first down to drain, then up to drain in the other direction and no problems at all even after years of folding them up and down by hand. They are designed to work that way.
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Someone did that to my passenger mirror this weekend. Its fine.
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Yea car wash tried to pull it back open a few times. I since (politely) told them no bueno!
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The sound was probably gears grinding; I wouldn't try it again...My 5 year old son did a similar test on the seat belt butler. I was getting gas and he was playing with it, then he pulled it out all the way. I thought it was toast since it didn't retract anymore. But then I pushed it back hard enough to get it to catch. After some grinding noises, it's working again.
They are designed to move when bumped. Why would they have manual mirrors that move when bumped so they don't break and electric not and break when bumped?
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