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Old 07-21-2010, 10:13 AM   #1
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The most inexpensive solution for side view mirrors - doors off

Bicycle mirrors (Schwinn, I think) purchased for $5 each at Canadian Tire store. Installed with a pair of pliers and a Phillips screwdriver (to tighten the mirrors) in less than 5 minutes (added a couple of flat washers. Good visibility. I had to mount the passenger side one on the lower hinge because the dash obstructed visibility -- some tricky angling of the mirror, but surprisingly it actually has better view than the drivers side. Zero vibration and don't start to fold in until over 140 km/h. Took the doors off for the first time about a month ago and they are not going back on until the fall -- doors off is the only way to go!!
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Old 07-21-2010, 10:29 AM   #2
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Just get you two 2" round mirrors and place them on your two outside vents!
Now thats CHEAP

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Old 07-27-2010, 08:05 AM   #3
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How's the vibration with these mirrors???
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Old 07-27-2010, 08:10 AM   #4
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in nc u only need a rear view mirror
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No vibration whatsoever. The optics are not the greatest since they are just cheap bike mirrors, but I very quickly got used to them and I have no problem using them.
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Old 07-27-2010, 10:13 AM   #6
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Maybe, but I find the blind spots massive on the Unlimited JK and wouldn't want to drive on the highway without them

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