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Old 06-16-2013, 11:17 PM   #1
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What are the best looking and working Blind Spot mirrors or solutions?

What are the best looking and working Blind Spot mirrors or solutions?
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:18 PM   #2
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The stock mirrors. Learn to adjust your mirrors properly and you won't need those bubbles.

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Old 06-16-2013, 11:19 PM   #3
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Convex mirrors placed on side mirrors.
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:25 PM   #4
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The stock mirrors. Learn to adjust your mirrors properly and you won't need those bubbles.


THIS.

I have no blind spots, regardless of whether my top is up or down. I don't use blind spot mirrors, I adjust my mirrors correctly and look over my shoulders as I was taught before changing lanes.
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:28 PM   #5
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Proper modern mirror adjustment and a convertible top.
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:37 PM   #6
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Look at the mirrors on a new Mustang. They have integrated blind spot mirrors that look nice, and work well. Maybe you can find something similar as an aftermarket.
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:40 PM   #7
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Look at the mirrors on a new Mustang. They have integrated blind spot mirrors that look nice, and work well. Maybe you can find something similar as an aftermarket.
I saw these the other day. I would love to find something similar for our cars. Yes, I know you don't NEED them but it's my car!
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:42 PM   #8
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This guy didn't like them http://www.mustangheaven.com/2011/in...han-its-worth/

Maybe they don't work as good as they look
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:55 PM   #9
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What are the best looking and working Blind Spot mirrors or solutions?
Even with mirrors on my mirrors, I still wont trust them.

I still turn my head to check before I make a lane change or anything.
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Old 06-17-2013, 12:00 AM   #10
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Lean forward when looking into mirrors to see the blind spot, works great!
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Old 06-17-2013, 01:07 AM   #11
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The stock mirrors. Learn to adjust your mirrors properly and you won't need those bubbles.

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THIS.

I have no blind spots, regardless of whether my top is up or down. I don't use blind spot mirrors, I adjust my mirrors correctly and look over my shoulders as I was taught before changing lanes.

+1

I was always the type that adjust the mirror like every other average person does and that is I see the same thing in the side mirrors as I do in the rear view. I read about this type of mirror adjustment in another thread and decided to give it a try. I don't have mine adjusted quite as drastic as the person in the video because in a normal seated position I have mine adjusted I barely see the side of the car if at all and he leans against the window then adjusts it that way. Even though I am rarely on double lane highways it does help for parking and seeing if anyone is coming up behind doing the double car passing. The only problem with this is when a vehicle is behind you, with the mirrors adjusted out, I don't get a clear view what might be behind the vehicle that is behind me, such as an emergency vehicle. I usually just lean over a little once in a while and keep an eye out.

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Old 06-17-2013, 05:32 AM   #12
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THIS.

I have no blind spots, regardless of whether my top is up or down. I don't use blind spot mirrors, I adjust my mirrors correctly and look over my shoulders as I was taught before changing lanes.
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Old 06-17-2013, 05:46 AM   #13
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I actually had this discussion with my wife not too long ago. She swears up and down she needs to see the side of her car in her mirrors, me I get right on the edge of seeing any of it. I know what's next to me. It's what is in my blind spot I need to know. She apparently was taught that way. She was taught wrong. This conversation usually ends with an "I understand" statement.
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Old 06-17-2013, 06:37 AM   #14
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Adjusting your mirrors properly is the first step but I found these definately help. Very cheap at WalMart, I think they look fine & they have been there quite a while now & holding up well:
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Old 06-17-2013, 07:16 AM   #15
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My dads tried blind spot mirrors on his camaro and said they're useless. DONT BOTHER!
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Old 06-17-2013, 07:29 AM   #16
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Get the German side mirrors from GM. They are a little bit bigger with no blind spots
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Old 06-17-2013, 08:48 AM   #17
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Turn your head and look out the little port window before making lane changes?
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Old 06-17-2013, 09:19 AM   #18
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I didn't watch that vid but what everyone says is about right. When I first got the car I got up on the interstate highway in the middle of three lanes doing 55 mph (ticking people off) and let people pass me on either side while adjusted my mirrors out until I didn't have a blind spot. Mirrors are higher and wider than I've ever kept them before. I'm used to it now.
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Old 06-17-2013, 09:32 AM   #19
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Old 06-17-2013, 09:34 AM   #20
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In Camaro we almost sit near the rear tyre...IMO there is no blind spot for these cars. Look at your shoulder and you will almost see the rear end.

Just in my opinion. Anyways you can use walmart attachment to see how it goes with you
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Old 06-17-2013, 09:56 AM   #21
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Look at the mirrors on a new Mustang. They have integrated blind spot mirrors that look nice, and work well. Maybe you can find something similar as an aftermarket.
My F-150 has them as well. I think Ford is putting these on all of their new cars??? I wish the Camaro had something similar.

This is what they look like on my F-150.
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:02 AM   #22
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:04 AM   #23
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The stock mirrors. Learn to adjust your mirrors properly and you won't need those bubbles.

What if you are parallel parking? Don't you have to see the side of your car then? I do :P
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:08 AM   #24
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I have mine adjusted to the point I do not see my car in the mirrors at all. I was worried at first since I had heard the cars is a rolling blind spot, now I think that people need to learn how to adjust their mirrors. I was taught that wider is better. All my cars have always been adjusted this way.

Why do people need to see their own car in their side mirrors? You should know where your car is.
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:10 AM   #25
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See if you can get your hands on some of the Oracle concept mirrors for the camaro. They are skinnier than the OEM mirrors, but they look better IMO and use a convex mirror to show more of your surroundings.
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