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Super duty Mirror Problems

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by jcesar, Jan 21, 2007.

  1. jcesar

    jcesar Senior Member
    from Mi
    Messages: 492

    Anyone have a super duty truck with the extendable mirrors? I bought my truck, they were extended out. Need them to go in to get it in the garage!!!!

    They are froze up or something. Any Ideas?
  2. jcesar

    jcesar Senior Member
    from Mi
    Messages: 492

    I cant believe 12 views, and not one response.
  3. Tscape

    Tscape Senior Member
    Messages: 831

    lock de-icer. They are oviously frozen up.
  4. BDB

    BDB Senior Member
    Messages: 124

    What year is it and what are you trying to do. The 99's did not telescope (in and out). You can just fold them in. The newer ones telescope/fold. And you could also consider getting the heated ones. Well worth the money for plowing! I wouldn't do without them now.

    OUT-SIDEMAN Junior Member
    Messages: 18


    WD-40 down the telescoping arms, Wait..... push, Again with the WD-40, pull and push gently.
    Pull slighly after oiling. Hopefully it will work.
  6. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    If in fact they are frozen run a hair dryer out and heat them. Just watch out for water and electrical cords....:eek:
  7. jcesar

    jcesar Senior Member
    from Mi
    Messages: 492

    Thanks for the responses.
  8. daninline

    daninline Senior Member
    Messages: 430

    Yes the 1999 Super Duty do not move :angry:
    I even took mine apart to check.
    I guess you could cut them a bit to make them shorter.
  9. BOSS550

    BOSS550 Senior Member
    Messages: 212

    mirrors won't slide in

    Get a bigger garage::jester:
  10. DeereFarmer

    DeereFarmer PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,296

    I wish I could get my truck in my garage. Mirrors in or out doesn't matter, it is 5" too high. Oh well, more of a reason to put a lightbar on at some point!
  11. Fordistough

    Fordistough Senior Member
    from USA
    Messages: 394

    The 2008 Super Duty line will have power telescoping mirrors!