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Username Post: Door mirrors...?        (Topic#346234)
Flying_Dodo 
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Reg: 07-11-17
07-26-17 10:43 AM - Post#2701540    

Looks like this truck (68 fleetside) has never had door mirrors on it. No place where they were mounted before.
Is this normal, and how do I mount new ones (was looking at lmc's door mirrors.)
I did do some google searching and didn't turn up much regarding the fact that there were absolutely zero stock mounting points on this truck.
Cheers.




 
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Andy4639 
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Loc: Liberty, SC
Reg: 08-06-16
07-26-17 04:49 PM - Post#2701576    
    In response to Flying_Dodo

This is not mine I found it on my other truck board.

There is suppose to be 3 holes to mount the mirror base. 68 has the holes drilled as follows.

1. 1/2 in down from body line, 2 5/8 from front edge of door.

2. 1/2 in down from body line, 6 1/8 from front edge of door.

3. 1 1/2 in down from body line, 4 1/2 from front edge of door.

4. Holes are 27/64 in dia.

There should be a backing plate with matching threaded holes to go on the inside of the door.

All measurement are to c/L of holes.

Hope this helps.



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Flying_Dodo 
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07-27-17 03:49 AM - Post#2701614    
    In response to Andy4639

Sure does. I'll see if i can find the backing plate by taking off the inside door panel.



 
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