Is the glass cracked in your car’s side view mirror but the switch and adjustment mechanism still works? Does the dealership want $200.00 or more to replace the entire assembly? We can fix that broken side view mirror for a fraction of that price. It’s the safe and smart choice as you are required by law (see below).
If you need to replace a heated side view mirrors or side view mirrors with turn signals in them please inform us when you call.
This is especially important for campers, RV’s and delivery vehicles where their rearward view may be completely obstructed.
If you need a side view mirror replacement call New View Auto Glass at 714-890-1347 for immediate assistance.
California’s legal code regarding side view mirrors:
Originally Posted by legalinfo.ca.gov
26709. (a) Every motor vehicle registered in a foreign jurisdiction and every motorcycle subject to registration in this state shall be equipped with a mirror so located as to reflect to the driver a view of the highway for a distance of at least 200 feet to the rear of such vehicle.
Every motor vehicle subject to registration in this state, except a motorcycle, shall be equipped with not less than two such mirrors, including one affixed to the left-hand side.
(b) The following described types of motor vehicles, of a type subject to registration, shall be equipped with mirrors on both the left- and right-hand sides of the vehicle so located as to reflect to the driver a view of the highway through each mirror for a distance of at least 200 feet to the rear of such vehicle:
(1) A motor vehicle so constructed or loaded as to obstruct the driver’s view to the rear.
(2) A motor vehicle towing a vehicle and the towed vehicle or load thereon obstructs the driver’s view to the rear.
(3) A bus or trolley coach.
(c) The provisions of subdivision (b) shall not apply to a passenger vehicle when the load obstructing the driver’s view consists of passengers.
Rear View Mirror Replacement:
Special Epoxy is needed to replace the Rear View Mirror. This epoxy needs to be heated in order to properly bond with the glass of your windshield. Rear view mirrors are very important for safe driving.