Vanity Mirror Door May Break on Mercedes-Benz S500

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: 87,431 (14,500–140,000)
7 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2004, 2005, 2006
33 people reported this problem
12 people shared problem details
Purchased vehicle in 2006 with broken passenger vanity mirror door.
both Lt and rt vanity lights inop. I'm guessing new visor asm.
the plastic in corner broke off
I am still looking for a fix.
Passenger vanity mirror, plastic arm broken
Both vanity mirror frames cracked.
Dealership replaced it but it broke again so I just left it as is. It will not move to up position constantly drops down as a sun visor even when I don't want one.
Vanity mirror door broke
Purchased the car with a broken driver side vanity mirror door. I glued it shut temporarily until I get around to replacing it with a new one.
Yes, I have a similar problem at the driver's side.
Both Mirror framws broken.
mirror door won't close completely and light will not stay on unless holding it.
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