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Little job done yesterday. Sick of waiting for the aluminium wing mirrors to pop up on eBay, so I took matters into my own hands, along with some 1500 sandpaper, and some vinyl wrap.

Flathead screwdriver and a bit of wiggling, and the mirror covers pop off their clips. (Recommend to start underneath the wing mirror with the screwdriver in case of any little slips!)

Next step was to sand it smooth so the adhesive sticks better.

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looking smart pal, i want to do this on my 156, as the ti model has the 'chrome' effect mirrors and i think itll look good on my red, just like it does on yours.

did you get the ally wrap off ebay ? was is it easy to mould to the mirror, id be afraid to get a little crease in it.
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Look really nice
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Nice job there, look the same as my very expensive proper ones-
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Little job done yesterday. Sick of waiting for the aluminium wing mirrors to pop up on eBay, so I took matters into my own hands, along with some 1500 sandpaper, and some vinyl wrap.

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Which Alu. paper did you use, really want to do this on my Veloce to compliment the aluminium roof rails
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