coconut wrote:I break the plastic and tap them round with a center punch then fit the new one with mk6 mirror bolts
Polly13 wrote:So - has anyone got similar advice for a Mk 6, 2003 model?!!
theloft156 wrote:I've just changed mine after getting hit by another van last night. I DIDN'T need to use anything other than an 8mm socket on a 5cm stem - no drilling required.
The one I got from a scrapyard came off the same way.... Two minute job and nothing technical to contend with.
alibabameister wrote:Replacement sheer boots available from ford just be careful as you ca now overtighten the mirror and snap the mirror xasting lug before the bolt snaps