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mirror install

I removed the heating element from the back of mirror glass with hot water and a sharp knife. Installed using loc tite 574. Hope it holds.
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This is for the 84?
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The '86. The glass just fell out. Just the glass. So far so good. Defrosts and everything.
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got any ideas why part of a element might not be heating anymore? is it a three-part element or one element with three sections? my driver's side element isn't heating on the rightmost third. now you have me wondering if it isn't just simply delaminating
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There are 3 prongs, I assume 2 hots and a ground, but I don't know that for sure. I think the newer type have two prongs. The element looked like the kind that defrosts the hatch glass, only much thicker. When I recieved my mirror, the glass that contained the heater element was cracked in a few places. I wonder if a crack could not widen and sever the element.
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that would be possible. suppose it's time for me to pull it off and have a looksee. any precautions or things to be aware of?
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hey, that rhymes
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Thanks ds, I just spit up water all over my monitor.
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isn't it interesting how the tiniest little thing will get such a reaction. timing is everything!
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