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Heated mirror not working?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by taco man31, Oct 14, 2010.

  1. Oct 14, 2010 at 5:36 PM
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    taco man31

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    hey guys i need a little help. There was a little frost on my truck this morning on the way to work. I turned on the defroster and after a while i realized that the passenger side mirror was defrosted but the driver side one was still frozen. Any help on what the problem might be and how to fix it? :confused:
     
  2. Oct 14, 2010 at 5:46 PM
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    It was 5am, the sun was not even close to being up but that is good thinking
     
  3. Oct 14, 2010 at 5:56 PM
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    Unless you added heated mirrors they are not a factory feature.
     
  4. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:04 PM
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    yea its factory, mines an 09. I think it wasnt factory on older ones
     
  5. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:07 PM
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    fubar718

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    i have a 10 dbl w/OR package and i know it doesnt have heated mirrors
    Only Thundras have heated outer mirrors
     
  6. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:09 PM
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    shawnd2

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    I've hadn't heard that the mirrors are an option in 09's. How do you turn them on?

    Shawn
     
  7. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:14 PM
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    you just turn on the defroster. Part of the cold weather package.
     
  8. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:42 PM
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    No heated mirrors , sorry Charlie .
     
  9. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:44 PM
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    Heated mirrors on second gens are not a factory option. I could see dealer installed, but it's definitely not factory or port.
     
  10. Oct 14, 2010 at 6:59 PM
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    I have an 09 and I even asked the dealer about that before I bought my truck and he told me it isn't an option. There's a guy on here that rigged up some 4runner mirrors, I'm not sure if they're heated, I know the have the lights in them that shine down on the ground, but can't remember if they are heated. He paid an arm and a leg for too.
     
  11. Oct 14, 2010 at 7:06 PM
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    hmmm, im feeling dumb now guys thanks haha. I need to research this more
     
  12. Oct 14, 2010 at 7:07 PM
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    I think the dealer is smoking :rasta:
    Lots of heated mirror mods I have seen
    Factory option heated mirror I have not seen
    My 06 tundra had a factory cold weather package its was a 100 bux.
    I could only wish!
     
  13. Oct 14, 2010 at 9:20 PM
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    my truck has the muth heated mirrors with the dual color signals but that was an aftermarket upgrade, by the way there awsome.
     
  14. Oct 14, 2010 at 9:26 PM
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    :confused: I never heard of this package. Definitely not from factory, but could be a dealer's customization though. Have you talked to them yet?
     
  15. Oct 14, 2010 at 10:52 PM
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    :homer:
     
  16. Oct 14, 2010 at 10:56 PM
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    maybe we all have heated mirrors, just none of us figured out how to work them.:D
     
  17. Oct 14, 2010 at 10:57 PM
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    Duh :p
     
  18. Oct 14, 2010 at 11:08 PM
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    Roy Chew ;)
     
  19. Oct 15, 2010 at 5:34 AM
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    All you guys are right!!!! i found my old window sticker and i see nothing on there about a cold weather package. Looks like the salesman either lied to me or didn't know what he was talking about. :mad:
     
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    Come-on, salesmen don't lie, and they all know what they're talking about, don't they? :D
     
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