Frequently Asked Questions Ask APW
Is it possible to trim down the size of Toyota Corolla's side mirrors?
Answer: Yes. However, the process may be quite tough because it entails cutting and trimming using special tools and devices. As much as possible, let a professional finish the job to ensure that the mirrors will be as good as the original.
Toyota Corolla mirror glass tends to have water marks and stains during rainy seasons. What is the most efficient way to remove them?
Answer: There are two easy ways to remove mirror stains. First is by using a few amount of dishwashing liquid to clean the mirror surface and wiping it off with a newspaper. Second is by using a Permaglass clay. This special cleaning agent can be bought at any local auto parts store. Of course, the first method is cheaper than the second one. However, the latter is more effective, especially in eliminating stubborn dirt and marks.
What are the features/add-ons worth looking into when shopping for a Toyota Corolla side mirror?
Answer: There is a wide variety of mirror options in the market today. Among these choices, the popular ones have the following features: First is the auto-dimming effect in a rearview mirror. The mirror automatically dims whenever it's been struck by bright lights to enhance the clarity of the images. Second feature is a compass. This add-on aids the driver in navigating and maneuvering the car. Third is a temperature indicator that gauges the hotness or coldness of the environment.
Which fuse in a Toyota Corolla should be checked if the power side mirrors are not working?
Answer: Check the cigarette (CIG) lighter fuse first. This fuse powers the mirrors. If it's blown out, buy a new one and install. To replace, simply locate the fuse box and find the busted cig fuse. Remove it and then place the new 15 amp fuse. The mirrors should resume to their normal function. If not, check the wiring harness that is connected to the mirrors. There's a possibility that some wires are damaged too.