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

position without the joy stick control? It broke off years ago.

by in Chestertown, MD on October 15, 2012
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ANSWER by , October 18, 2012
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".