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rear view mirror

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by vtragweed, Jan 24, 2009.

  1. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:27 PM
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    vtragweed

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    my 08' has only one flaw for as far i can tell, the rear view mirror its not meant for people over 6-3". it seems like the mirror is always in the way when you wanna see outta the right side.is anyone else having this problem?
     
  2. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:28 PM
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    Ghost96Romeo

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    Yeah, seems kinds low for me too, but I adjusted it as high as it would go and now seems manageable
     
  3. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:31 PM
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    does the double cab have more room then the access cab where you could see under it more
     
  4. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:34 PM
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    I doubt it. When I sit prettty upright though I just peek under it.
     
  5. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:41 PM
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    that sucks, when im driving down the road i cant see the whole right side of the road
     
  6. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:45 PM
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    Hmm...I guess another option for you is to remove the rearview mirror mounting bracket, and then re-glue it up higher.
     
  7. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:47 PM
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    or just get another truck like sierra, f150 or tundra
     
  8. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:49 PM
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    NOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!! :eek:

    I would drop my seat/ re-glue the mirror before that! but to each their own.
     
  9. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:52 PM
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    if ya take a look behind the rear view theres a black oval and if i take and remove it, its still gonna have the black spot right?
     
  10. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:55 PM
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    Hmm.... Don't know about that one, i guess i haven't looked that much on mine.
     
  11. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:57 PM
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    You guys could always get a neckyotamy

    that's where they cut a chunk out of your neck to make you shorter... :laugh:
     
  12. Jan 24, 2009 at 5:59 PM
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    lol, im pretty sure that not an option at this time
     
  13. Jan 24, 2009 at 6:23 PM
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    i'm 6'5" and have a problem with the mirror! at my seating position it pretty much blocks all of my view of the right side! looked at moving it up but dont know about the black dot. the mirror has a telescopic arm on it so i assume it can be adjusted but that black dot.....
     
  14. Jan 24, 2009 at 7:40 PM
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  16. Jan 24, 2009 at 10:19 PM
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    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    You could just buy a new aftermarket one! I've seen one with a built-in GPS unit on the mirror. You'd be the talk of the site!!!
     
  17. Jan 24, 2009 at 10:21 PM
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    I gotta Nuvi, I don't need no stinkin' GPS in the mirror. :D
     
  18. Jan 24, 2009 at 10:24 PM
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    Alright. Well, it was worth a shot.
     
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