Vanity Mirror Door May Break on Mercedes-Benz S430

The door for the vanity mirror (or the frame for the door) can break; due to a redesign, the mirror "cassette" will need replacement.

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Average mileage: 86,428 (10,000–180,000)
7 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2004, 2005, 2006
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2005 Mercedes-Benz S430 74,600 mi,
vanity mirrors wont stay up o keep the light on.
2006 Mercedes-Benz S430 60,000 mi,
The vanity mirrors on both the drivers and passenger sides have broken hinges. My 2003 had this same problem. You would think that a car that costs over 75-100k that this would have been corrected in newer years.
2006 Mercedes-Benz S430 30,000 mi,
Door for the Vanity mirror broke at the hinge.
2003 Mercedes-Benz S430 65,000 mi,
BROKE WHEN Lifted, HAD REPLACED FOR AROUND $225.00 from DEALER, Four months later noticed it was broke again.
2001 Mercedes-Benz S430 118,000 mi,
Bought the car w/118K miles and the passenger side vanity mirror door was already broken.
2004 Mercedes-Benz S430 48,000 mi,
the vanity door is broken
2004 Mercedes-Benz S430 56,400 mi,
vanity mirror door broke