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My '99 Buick LeSabre rear view mirror (inside) no longer dims

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and the compass no longer...
My '99 Buick LeSabre rear view mirror (inside) no longer dims and the compass no longer operates. I check fuses...all OK. Is there an internal fuse (inside the mirror)?
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Customer: My inside rear view mirror no longer dims and the compass no longer works. I checked fuses and found no bad fuses.
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Customer: If possible.
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Customer: No
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Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose). I normally log in after 3 pm central. Please make sure to let me know exactly what is needed from me so I can provide EXCELLENT 5 STAR service. Can you unplug the mirror and confirm the black or black/white wire is ground. The pink/ black wire is powered with the key on. The light green wire is powered when in reverse. If you get those readings then the mirror is faulty or its not getting a reflectivity signal from the drivers side mirror. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------On your screen at the top you should see a rating 1-5 stars and a green submit button. Please make sure to select one and press submit. I am not compensated by the website unless a customer rates. Rating only pays me from the deposit you have already made, it does not charge you more, nor close the post. Also all follow ups are free and welcome.Thanks Chris
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Hello again Chris here,1) When customers come to Just Answer the website and the experts want them to have a great 5 star experience.2) We also want them to be so pleased that they come back for future needs.3) I have the feeling you were not pleased with my help because the post was not rated and or you need me to help more. If so please do reply.4) I have an option for an additional fee to upload diagrams, repair guides, find a repair facility, or call you if that would help. Thanks Chris
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