The Ultimate GM Mirror Assembly Buyer's Guide

If your GMC's mirror assembly needs attention or an upgrade, it can be pretty difficult to figure out where to start. There are so many decisions to make, including how to find the right replacement part(s), how to replace these parts, and more.

This buyer’s guide has all the information you need.

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5 Ways to Fix Up Your GM Side Mirror Assembly

Rather than replace the entire assembly, you can repair or upgrade certain parts of your side mirror assembly. Depending on the issue you want to fix or upgrade you want to make, you have five different options to choose from:

  1. Replace the mirror cover
  2. Paint the mirror cover
  3. Replace the mirror glass
  4. Add extensions
  5. Replace the entire assembly

This article covers each option in more detail.

How to Upgrade to Tow Mirrors on Your Silverado

Upgrading to tow mirrors comes with several great benefits, including better visibility, an increased line of sight, and more. It’s a project you can do at home for much cheaper than having a shop do it. You just need several tools and this 8-step tutorial.

How to Replace Your GMC’s Side Mirror Assembly

If you have a few basic tools and a broken side mirror assembly on your GMC, this 7-step tutorial is for you. Basically, the process involves popping off the triangular cover on the inside of the car to unbolt the old mirror and then attaching the new mirror. It’s a simple and straightforward process that shouldn’t take too long.

How to Replace Your Side Mirror Turn Signal Bulbs

Got a busted turn signal bulb in one of your side mirrors? Don’t bring it to a shop or replace the entire side mirror assembly! In most GMC models, replacing the turn signal bulb in your side mirror is really easy to do, and it takes only 5 minutes. An Allen wrench is the only tool you’ll need, and this comprehensive 10-step tutorial has all the information you need.