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VW Tiguan Body Repairs Exterior ➜ Exterior mirror

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General body repairs, exterior - Edition 06.2017  
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Exterior mirror  
⇒ “7.2 Removing and installing exterior mirror”, page 397  
⇒ “7.3 Removing and installing mirror glass”, page 400  
⇒ “7.4 Removing and installing mirror adjustment unit”,  
page 402  
⇒ “7.5 Removing and installing mirror cover”, page 404  
⇒ “7.6 Removing and installing mirror trim”, page 405  
7.1  
Assembly overview - exterior mirror  
Note  
The illustrations show the left-hand side. The right side is similar.  
1 - Mirror mounting  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 397  
2 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 1  
❑ 12 Nm  
3 - Seal  
❑ Between mirror mount‐  
ing and cover  
4 - Cover  
5 - Seal  
❑ Between cover and out‐  
er door panel  
6 - Grommet  
7 - Connector  
8 - Mirror glass  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 400  
9 - Bolts  
❑ Qty. 2  
❑ 1.0 Nm  
10 - Mirror frame  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 405  
11 - Adjuster unit  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 402  
12 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 1  
❑ 1.0 Nm  
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13 - Ambient light  
❑ Removing and installing ⇒ Electrical system; Rep. gr. 94 ; Lights in exterior mirror; Removing and  
installing entry light in exterior mirror  
14 - Turn signal  
❑ Removing and installing ⇒ Electrical system; Rep. gr. 94 ; Lights in exterior mirror; Removing and  
installing turn signal  
15 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 2  
❑ 1.0 Nm  
16 - Mirror cover  
❑ Material: ABS  
❑ Removing and installing ⇒ page 404  
7.2  
Removing and installing exterior mirror  
⇒ “7.2.2 Preparing exterior mirror for painting”, page 399  
7.2.1  
Removing and installing exterior mirror  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Torque wrench - V.A.G 1783-  
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Removing  
Note  
The removal and installation sequence is for the left exterior mirror only. The right side is similar.  
The cables and connectors in a new exterior mirror are always ready for the highest equipment level.  
Any superfluous connectors are secured to prevent noise.  
– Remove front door trim ⇒ General body repairs, interior; Rep.  
gr. 70 ; Front door trims; Removing and installing front door  
trim .  
– Separate electrical connector -6- for exterior mirror -1- on door  
control unit.  
– Detach electrical wire -3- from retainers -4- and guide through  
opening -2- in door.  
– Unscrew bolt -5- for exterior mirror -1-.  
– Remove exterior mirror -1- and guide out wire -3- through door.  
Installing  
Install in reverse order, noting the following:  
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