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1999 Volkswagen Jetta Question: Side mirrors retracted on their own!? How can I get them back to driveable posit

 

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Meshan, Chestertown, MD, October 15, 2012, 08:35
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position without the joy stick control? It broke off years ago.

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    October 18, 2012, 14:39
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    If you can’t afford or don’t want to replace the broken switch, simply adjust the mirrors the old fashion way. Move the mirrors manually; you will hear ratcheting noises as you do this because you’re forcing the rack gears inside the mirrors mechanism to "jump".

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