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Old 06-10-2013, 10:09 PM
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What do I do about mirrors?

So today I took my doors off and my jeep looks AWESOME!! However, I'm left with a problem...I don't know what to do about my side mirrors. Any suggestions on how or where I could mount them?

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I just installed the relocation brackets on my jeep. The passenger side is a little hard to see outnof with the door on but it does the job. It only takes 30 minutes to install.
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I've been thinking about getting a set of these. Don't have to mess with relocation.

JustAddMud TJ JAMirror, JustAddMud Offroad Accessories
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Support a Vendor for this site and get an awesome quality mirror for $60. Defiant Systems | All Products | Online Store Powered by Storenvy

He also has a thread in the vendor section. Love my mirrors!
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I've been thinking about getting a set of these. Don't have to mess with relocation.

JustAddMud TJ JAMirror, JustAddMud Offroad Accessories
x2. I have these and love them. Easy on/easy off unlike the Harley mirrors. No bolts/nuts to worry about, the magnet is secure and good passenger side view angle.
I wouldn't mind the Defiant mirrors in the above link but the magnet versus nuts/bolts is a major plus for me going with JustAddMud mirrors.
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I just bought the Rugged Ridge Quick release mirrors. They look decent quality, but the problem is that sent the wrong screws in the kit.
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Around here, even tho your supposed to have one side mirror, ive never heard of anybody getting in trouble for not having one. I got some rugged ridge quick quick release mirrors off amazon. They work fine and that seemed to be the cheapest place to get them.
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I bought Die-tech brackets a couple of months ago and really like them. Here is a link to their website:

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Track down a set of half doors on craigslist. They look good, include mirrors, and offer some protection if you get t-boned in an intersection.
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I bought a set of Harley mirrors, they fit right into the top hinge and work perfect..
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Another option: muffler clamp + round convex mirror from the local parts store attached to the roll bar
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I just mounted a pair of these relocation brackets from Warrior Products and leave them mounted year round. I bought a pair of cheap factory replacement mirrors so I can leave the originals on the doors. Then it only takes one bolt on each side to mount the mirrors when I take the doors off. About 3 minutes. Warrior Products WAR1500 - Warrior Products Mirror Relocation Brackets in Black for 97-02 Jeep® Wrangler TJ - Quadratec

The mirror on the passenger side is about half usable, but I always just look behind anyway.
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X2 on die-tech.Both mirrors have great visibility.

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x2. I have these and love them. Easy on/easy off unlike the Harley mirrors. No bolts/nuts to worry about, the magnet is secure and good passenger side view angle.
I wouldn't mind the Defiant mirrors in the above link but the magnet versus nuts/bolts is a major plus for me going with JustAddMud mirrors.

Those do look good, but I would worry to death that someone would swipe my $80-$90 mirrors!
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X3 on die tech. Great product
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Several guys on here have fabbed their own for cheap...there should be a thread or 2 on the forum about how to do that if you are interested. I went the Harley route myself. I think paid about $30 for one mirror for the drivers side, which is all I really need
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Those do look good, but I would worry to death that someone would swipe my $80-$90 mirrors!
True but you can still do that with others with a pair of pliers.
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I've been thinking about getting a set of these. Don't have to mess with relocation.

JustAddMud TJ JAMirror, JustAddMud Offroad Accessories
I use these and love them. I store them in the "trunk" in a small box.

I bought the "deluxe" kit that came with foot-pegs.

The BEST $100 +/- I spent on my LJ!
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Several guys on here have fabbed their own for cheap...there should be a thread or 2 on the forum about how to do that if you are interested. I went the Harley route myself. I think paid about $30 for one mirror for the drivers side, which is all I really need
I scored at the local flea market, $10 for both..
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I just put on my quick change mirrors from just add mud that davinosaka posted about above.


I got the mirrors and foot pegs and love them. Now I'm doorless and legal.
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X2 on die-tech.Both mirrors have great visibility.

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Those Di tec look like the best thing I've seen except I don't leave my doors off for long periods of time and would have to keep swapping the mirrors but I do like those.
just bought a convex mirror at the local parts store and attached it to a 5 inch pc of steel tubing then drilled a 3/8 hole for a bolt and i'm off and running in 3 min. if someone steals it they got a 5 dollar mirror.

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