Wing mirrors are a vital safety feature of every vehicle which keep you aware on what’s going on around you and are a handy parking aid. It is also a requirement for an MOT that the OS wing mirror is present, secure and useable.
Unfortunately as they protrude out of the vehicle, it is most prone to damage be it a passing motorist, cyclist or even a pedestrian.
Whilst advancements in wing mirror technology has seen later model vehicles feature power folded mirrors, most vehicles on the road today are either fixed to one position or have to be manually folded.
In many instances, it is not the complete wing mirror which needs replacing. It is possible to change the wing mirror glass or wing mirror cover whilst retaining the original wing mirror housing . Unfortunately when impact has damaged the wing mirror housing or is uneconomical to repair, your wing mirror will need replacing.