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Heated mirrors

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by gkozun, Oct 28, 2011.

  1. Oct 28, 2011 at 6:24 AM
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    gkozun

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  2. Oct 28, 2011 at 7:43 PM
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    Norton

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    Sub'd. :popcorn:
     
  3. Oct 28, 2011 at 9:41 PM
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    BAZZMAZZA

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    Mevtoo.. this would be cool!! I mean heated..
     
  4. Oct 30, 2011 at 2:11 PM
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    SunDevilTacoma

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    Just curious, why wouldn't this work on a 1st gen?
     
  5. Oct 31, 2011 at 4:07 PM
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    Tacoma mud

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    I think it would, all it is is a pad, its not like itsmade specifically for a certain model
     
  6. Oct 31, 2011 at 4:59 PM
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    Blackdawg

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    well depends on what the back side of our mirrors are like.
     
  7. Nov 22, 2011 at 8:07 PM
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    acidfly

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    Found some for cheap on Ebay, ill let yall know how it goes
     
  8. Dec 9, 2011 at 11:09 AM
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    av8er2012

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    I did it on my 2nd gen i dont see how it could be anydifferent.
     
  9. Apr 24, 2012 at 2:01 PM
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    Madjik_Man

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    Acidfly... how'd it go?

    :eek:
     
  10. Apr 24, 2012 at 5:25 PM
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    The bid ended up going to high, guess someelse else had the same idea. I still have plans to do it so ill post up once I do.
     
  11. Apr 24, 2012 at 6:33 PM
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    ethanfoy

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  12. Apr 24, 2012 at 7:15 PM
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    mountainman94

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    i've never had need for heated mirrors...or at least i've never known that heated mirrors would help in any given situation.
     
  13. Apr 24, 2012 at 7:31 PM
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    Madjik_Man

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    Normally the snow here is dry enough that I can just blow it off my truck.

    But sometimes, in fall or spring, it gets wet and freezes... and creates a sheet of ice on your mirrors.

    Scrapping mirrors scratches the shit out of them (don't ask me how I know). Having a heating element would literally melt the ice away.

    My subaru had heated mirrors and they were beautiful.
     
  14. Apr 24, 2012 at 7:45 PM
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    mountainman94

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    ahhhhh...and that's why. i don't think it dropped below 30 this whole winter here... i've scraped tiny layers of ice off the windshield before but that's about it.
     
  15. Apr 24, 2012 at 7:54 PM
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    Sub ...like to see it done....
     
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