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Old 04-20-2007, 12:33 AM   #1
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New Mirrors

I have a 97 sport and have owned it since July 1996. The side mirrors started to move about 2001. I notice that '03-'06 wranglers have a different mirror which I believe were designed to overcome the moving mirror problem. My question is if these new mirrors fit older models? I will change to the new design if they will fit in the my factory holes. Has anyone tried to make this change?

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Old 04-20-2007, 12:42 AM   #2
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They should fit no problem. I purchased some half doors for my 2006 from a pre 2000 TJ. So they would match, I swapped on another set of the new style mirrors. They bolted right up.

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Old 04-20-2007, 01:05 AM   #3
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Thanks I thought it would work but just wanted an opinion from someone with experience. Now time to find some at a good price...
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Old 04-30-2007, 10:26 PM   #4
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let me know if that works well and if you find them somewhere at a good price mine are starting to make me go nuts
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Old 05-01-2007, 09:19 AM   #5
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I agree my driver side mirror is all over the place after I set it and close my door. let me know if it works for you.
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Old 05-01-2007, 04:01 PM   #6
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Have you tried tightening the nut on the inside bottom of the mirror? I believe the reason they changed the mirrors in 03 was due to the flaking of paint due to oxidation more than anything else.

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