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twfish 06-25-2014 06:13 AM

rear view mirror fell..
 
So like the title implies my rear view mirror fell. The metal piece was included. Im guessing it got too how Inside the truck causing the adhesive too quit. My question is there any special adhesive I should get or will super glue work?

danorules 06-25-2014 08:47 AM

Go to the auto parts store,they have special rear view mirror adhesive

twfish 06-25-2014 06:02 PM

Appreciate it very much

danskool 06-26-2014 07:26 PM

Yup. Common. The auto parts store has it.

Funny.. I was just thinking on the way home from work, "every center mirror in every vehicle i even owned, the mirror fell, except this one.." And Bam, a post about it.. So that means mine will fall off tomorrow now.

Super glue will work for a while and in a pinch.. But will last any where from a week to 2 years. If you have it, Try it.. worry about it if it falls off again. (scrape clean. Alcohol clean. stick on) Just saw a show on myth busters, 1 drop held 600 pounds. lol. it was interesting and they moved on to a dozen drops ( i think ) and it lifted a car(big old station wagon)

MythBusters: Super Sticky : Video : Discovery Channel

bigunit54 06-26-2014 10:20 PM

Yeah had this happen in a previous vehicle. Auto parts store will hook you up. I remember I did have to do mine twice. It fell off again after I put it back up. Then it was fine.

twfish 06-26-2014 10:26 PM

Lol its the first vehicle ive ever had do it. But my Windows are almost always down and tbe one time there not it falls. Of course its the auto dim mirror so I about had a heart attack when I saw it lol

tjcprop 07-01-2014 12:22 PM

I used 3m two way tape a year ago without an issue.


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