Step 1: Using the Phillips screwdriver, remove the trim panel that covers mirror's mounting point on the interior of the door.
Step 2: Remove the rubber stopper.
Step 3: Loosen and remove the 10mm retaining bolts that hold the side mirror in place.
NOTE: Be sure that you DO NOT drop the bolts inside the door panel, otherwise you'll be reading our "How to remove a door panel" resource next. Also, be sure that you hold onto the mirror as you are removing the last bolt!
Step 4: Remove the mirror.
Step 5: Attach the new side mirror by tightening the 10nm retaining bolts.
Step 6: Replace the rubber stopper.
Step 7: Gently attach the trim panel by tightening the Phillips retaining screw.
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These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to
05 2005, 04 2004, 03 2003, 02 2002, 01 2001, 00 2000, 99 1999, 98 1998, 97 1997, 96 1996, 95 1995 Chevrolet Cavalier Side Mirror Replacement Instructions