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how do i tighten my rear view mirror on my acura rsx

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how do i tighten my rear view mirror on my acura rsx

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Acura
Expert:  Jerry replied 3 years ago.

Hello and welcome to Just answer.com, Super mechanic here. About your vehicle.

What year is it?

Is the swivel part loose? (doesn't stay adjusted)

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

05. yes not so loose that i have to adjust it everyday i just want to tighten it

 

Expert:  Jerry replied 3 years ago.
They don't have any set screws in them though, to help to keep them tight(er), I often times wish that they did. We normally replace the mirror assembly when they get loose.



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Using a trim tool, carefully remove the headliner cap (A) by releasing the hooks (B). Take care not to scratch the cap and headliner (C).



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  1. Remove the screws, then remove the rearview mirror (A).
  2. Install the mirror in the reverse order of removal.




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