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How to list my changed out side mirrors?

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by Tunaman, May 19, 2014.

  1. Tunaman

    Tunaman Member

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    Just paid the dealer to install the powered side mirrors on my 2013 model S.
    When I tried to list the original equipment mirrors on the Parts for sale site I got a "not authorized to post" error message.
    Did not get a reply from the forum to my question about what was necessary to be allowed to post the mirrors.
    I want to sell them for $300 each to someone who either had damaged mirrors or ones that will not fold.
    any help would be appreciated.
     
  2. Chipper

    Chipper Active Member

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    I don't know if it is true here or not but many other fora I have participated in have restrictions on posting For Sale items if you do not have enough posts on the forum. Maybe that is the problem???
     
  3. jerry33

    jerry33 S85 - VIN:P05130 - 3/2/13

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    99% it's because you don't have enough posts. As you get more posts you'll get more privileges.
     
  4. Ven Rala

    Ven Rala Member

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    How much does it cost to have the powered mirrors installed?
     
  5. AMPUP

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    I was quoted $1575 and have contemplated it. However, I'd prefer to wait till the front/rear parking sensors come down in price and upgrade those instead.
     
  6. mknox

    mknox Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I really liked the way the sensors worked on a loaner I had... even in winter with the car covered in snow. The integration with the screens is very nice too. I had been considering after-market (which would only have the "beepers", no screen integration), but if there is a sense the Tesla retrofit may come down in price, I'll wait.
     
  7. HHHH

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    I don't really see the need for the mirrors or the sensors, to be honest. The mirrors don't bother me, and if it gets nicked a replacement is less than $100. Also, with the backup cam, the lens is so wide that I don't find the need for sensors. The only thing I think I'll do is that front camera.
     

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