Step 1: Remove the door panel using the Phillips screwdriver for 3 screws and the two 7mm bolts.
If you would like to see this process in greater detail, please refer to our door panel removal document.
Step 2: Remove the plugs that cover the 10mm bolts.
Step 3: Remove the three 10mm bolts that hold the side mirror in place.
NOTE: If you have power mirrors, you'll need to disconnect the wiring harness before removing the mirror.
Step 4: You can now remove the side mirror.
Step 5: Place the new side mirror in position and tighten the three retaining bolts.
If you have a power mirror, you can reconnect the electrical harness.
Step 6: Replace the insulators that cover the 10mm bolts.
Step 7: Begin reattaching the door panel.
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And, though we are always here to answer your questions, please note that our technicians created these guides for your convenience, and cannot provide assistance beyond this guide.
These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to
04 2004, 03 2003, 02 2002, 01 2001, 00 2000, 99 1999, 98 1998 GMC Sonoma Side Mirror Replacement Instructions