Step 1: Remove the panel near the interior door handle.
Step 2: Using the putty knife, pop the arm rest off of the interior door panel.
Step 3: Disconnect and remove the window control panel.
Step 4: With the Phillips screws now exposed, remove them with your screwdriver.
Step 5: Using the putty knife, gently pry the interior panel away from the door frame. Once this is finished, remove it.
NOTE: We recommend using a towel or rag to cover the putty knife. This protects your paint from scratches or other damage.
Step 6: Remove the 10mm bolts that hold the side mirror in place.
Step 7: Disconnect the wiring harness that powers the mirror.
Step 8: Remove the mirror from the door.
Step 9: Tighten the bolts that hold your replacement mirror in place.
Step 10: Reconnect the wiring harness to power your mirror.
Step 11: Reattach the interior panel to your door frame.
Be gentle as you are snapping the door back into place. You don't want to break any of the tabs!
Step 12: Tighten all of the Phillips screws that hold the door panel firmly in place.
Step 13: Reconnect the power window control panel.
Step 14: Snap the arm rest and interior panels into place.
While we are more than happy to create these installation guides for your benefit, we cannot maintain any liability regarding the part, or the driving experience, once the part has been replaced/installed. We always guarantee the quality of the parts we provide, but the installation liability rests solely on the installer.
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
08 2008, 07 2007, 06 2006, 05 2005, 04 2004, 03 2003 Toyota Corolla Side Mirror Replacement Instructions