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PostSubject: Heated exterior mirrors and auto-dim rear mirror, how do I know?   Heated exterior mirrors and auto-dim rear mirror, how do I know? EmptySun Mar 17, 2013 1:23 am


I have a 95 Riviera, and I thought I read that heated exterior mirrors as well as an auto dimming rear view mirror were options.

How do I know if our 95 is equipped with either?

Also, if we do have the heated exterior mirrors, how are they operated? On my Volvo, its heated mirrors were auto-magic and heated when the rear window defrost was turned on. Is that similar with the Riviera?

Thanks!
Al

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Mirror heat is same as your Volvo and autodim is typical gm, photocells on inside rearview mirror.
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Heated exterior mirrors were marked with the defrost symbol.

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Was this part of a given option package (luxury package, etc) or an individual option?

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PostSubject: Re: Heated exterior mirrors and auto-dim rear mirror, how do I know?   Heated exterior mirrors and auto-dim rear mirror, how do I know? EmptySun Jun 23, 2013 1:44 pm

Al (are you related to Big Ben btw??), I just looked at the window stickers from my old man's 95 and my own 98. His 95 doesn't have heated side mirrors but has the auto-dim rearview mirror. The original window sticker has the "Mirrors - Automatic Day/Night Inside & Outside Rearview" included as part of the "Prestige Option Package (SE)." No mention of any automatic / electrochromic mirrors anywhere else on the sticker.

My 98 has heated mirrors as a standard feature and electrochromic inside and outside mirrors as part of the "Prestige Option Package (SE)." Hope this helps!
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Thanks!  Apparently the 95 only had the auto-dim rear-view and drivers side, but no heated mirrors.
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