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Old 11-19-2013, 09:26 PM
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I know what you mean they are hard to get used to. But what I basically did was adjust the big part to see the box side and the hole rear behind you then the out side part I set to view from the very back of the truck and it checks the hole blind spot so I can see just the taillight and the hole blind spot to the side of the truck.. It's Garda to explain I can try and get a picture from te driver seat for you.. But it's just how I have mine set and for my preference
It would really appreciate if you could take a picture of the view from the driver's seat.
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Old 11-19-2013, 09:45 PM
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I'm with Laramie Fan. I have a 2012 2500 and replaced the stock chrome mirrors with the tow mirrors. I find the down position hard to get use to especially after using them vertically (Big ear position).... But then again it may be an age thing. I'll try to adjust as Dodgeboy360 suggested.
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Old 11-20-2013, 08:59 AM
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It would really appreciate if you could take a picture of the view from the driver's seat.
Here is pictures I took from my point of view held camera in front of my face an this is what I see... I'm sitting in a parking lot at work but u still get the idea

Here's driver side

And passenger side


And don't mind the little round mirrors the previous owner of te mirrors stuck those on there and I haven't had the chance to take em off. They are a pain in the ass.. But I hope this helps. I have no issues with blind spots but it could be different for everyone
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Old 11-20-2013, 09:41 AM
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Thank you,Dodgeboy.
I will adjust my mirrors the same way you did and try to drive around.
No snow in Windsor yet ?
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Thank you,Dodgeboy.
I will adjust my mirrors the same way you did and try to drive around.
No snow in Windsor yet ?
No not yet . We got a dusting last week but that's about it. I'm waiting for it can't wait to go have some fun
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Here is pictures I took from my point of view held camera in front of my face an this is what I see... I'm sitting in a parking lot at work but u still get the idea

Here's driver side

And passenger side


And don't mind the little round mirrors the previous owner of te mirrors stuck those on there and I haven't had the chance to take em off. They are a pain in the ass.. But I hope this helps. I have no issues with blind spots but it could be different for everyone
Took your advise , adjusted mirrors the way you did-it's definitely better than it was before, but still... that narrow view and huge objects reflection still bothers me. Good portion of my driving is in the city and I have to change lanes quite often, so now I have to pay more attention during the maneuver than before with the regular passenger mirror.
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Little convex mirror gives yet another perspective but that now gives three views to scan which takes up critical time. In an instant, this may result in mirror image confusion.

You have your side mirror set too far inboard. You don't need to see your cargo box. You should adjust side mirrors to just miss your rear fender. Between the two factory mirrors, you will not have any blind spot and see well into the adjacent lane.
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Old 11-23-2013, 03:00 PM
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Little convex mirror gives yet another perspective but that now gives three views to scan which takes up critical time. In an instant, this may result in mirror image confusion.

You have your side mirror set too far inboard. You don't need to see your cargo box. You should adjust side mirrors to just miss your rear fender. Between the two factory mirrors, you will not have any blind spot and see well into the adjacent lane.
Thanks but I like my mirrors set how they are. Ive never had an issues with not being able to see. I have them in like that so I can see what's directly behind me.
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Ya,I personally don"t need to see that much of my box either,I"d rather have a better side view,but whatever works for you is what matters.
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They look great. Congrats
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