Side Mirror Replacement Installation

Choose your install code:

A B C D

Your install code can be found on the front of your 2016 Redi-Cuts® box.

Choose your install code:

1 2 3 4

Your install code can be found on the front of your 2016 Redi-Set-Go™ box.



Redi-Cuts® Install Code A

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Cuts® mirrors, visit the product page.

Fit your Redi-Cuts® over your broken mirror.
If two codes are provided, please review each method and choose accordingly.

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Step By Step Instructions

Follow these steps to install a fit over Redi-Cuts®. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

Step 1: REMOVE LOOSE PIECES

The broken mirror is to remain in the backing plate. Remove loose or protruding pieces with a putty knife or screwdriver.

Step 2: TEST FIT

Dry fit (test fit) mirror replacement by placing over existing broken mirror to check proper fit. Be sure to align signal etching, if applicable.

Step 3: CLEAN

For proper adhesion, make sure surfaces are clean and free of dirt or debris.

Step 4: APPLY ADHESIVE

Apply Burco Redi Stick™ adhesive patches to the broken mirror or mirror replacement. Use care not to cover signal laser etching. TIP: Install in a warm/dry environment.
TIP: In addition to adhesive patches, you may use silicone or urethane for a secure hold.

Step 5: INSTALL

Align and press mirror replacement to the broken mirror with firm yet gentle pressure. Make sure to align signal etching, if applicable.

Step 6: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to install your Burco Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement.

PUTTY KNIFE

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Use a 1.25" or 1.5" metal putty knife to remove loose or protruding glass pieces.

FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER

install_screwdriver

A flat head screwdriver can assist with prying out loose or protruding glass pieces.

SCISSORS

install_scissors

Scissors can be used to cut or modify Redi-Stick™ adhesive patches.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so prying does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

SILICONE OR URETHANE

install_silicone

Silicone or urethanes may be used to supplement adhesive patches.

RUBBING ALCOHOL

install_alcohol

Rubbing alcohol can be used to prep surfaces for proper adhesion.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps for Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.

Redi-Cuts® Install Code B

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Cuts® mirrors, visit the product page.

Remove broken glass to install your Redi-Cuts®.
If two codes are provided, please review each method and choose accordingly.

Redicuts_InstallB

Step By Step Instructions

Follow these steps to install a Redi-Cuts®. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

Step 1: REMOVE BROKEN GLASS

Remove all existing broken glass and adhesive from the mirror's plastic frame or backing plate with a putty knife.

Step 2: CLEAN & TEST FIT

Thoroughly clean backing plate with rubbing alcohol. Clean mirror with glass cleaner. Test fit your Redi-Cuts® before proceeding to the next step.

Step 3: APPLY ADHESIVE

Apply Burco Redi Stick™ adhesive patches to the backing plate or mirror replacement, if applicable.
TIP: Install in a warm/dry environment.
TIP: In addition to adhesive patches, you may use silicone or urethane for a secure hold.

Step 4: INSTALL

Align and press mirror replacement to the backing plate with firm yet gentle pressure.

Step 5: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to install your Burco Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement.

PUTTY KNIFE

install_puttyknife

Use a 1.25" or 1.5" metal putty knife to remove broken mirror glass.

FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER

install_screwdriver

Use a flat head screwdriver to remove broken mirror glass.

SCISSORS

install_scissors

Scissors can be used to cut or modify Redi-Stick™ adhesive patches.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so prying does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

SILICONE OR URETHANE

install_silicone

Silicone or urethanes may be used to supplement adhesive patches.

RUBBING ALCOHOL

install_alcohol

Rubbing alcohol can be used to prep the backing plate for proper adhesion.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps For Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.

Redi-Cuts® Install Code C

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Cuts® mirrors, visit the product page.

Follow these steps to install a heated Redi-Cuts®. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

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Step By Step Instructions

Remove broken glass to install your heated Redi-Cuts®.

Step 1: REMOVE BROKEN GLASS

Remove all existing broken glass and adhesive from the mirror's plastic frame or backing plate with a putty knife. Disconnect terminal leads from the old heating element.

Step 2: CLEAN & TEST FIT

Thoroughly clean backing plate with rubbing alcohol. Clean mirror with glass cleaner. Test fit your Redi-Cuts® before to proceeding to the next step.

Step 3: APPLY ADHESIVE

Remove paper backing from heating element or apply Burco Redi Stick™ adhesive patches to the backing plate or directly to Redi-Cuts®.
TIP: Install in a warm/dry environment.
TIP: In addition to provided adhesive, you may use silicone or urethane for a secure hold.

Step 4: RECONNECT WIRES

Reconnect mirror head's terminal leads to your heated Redi-Cuts®.

Step 5: INSTALL

Align and press your heated Redi-Cuts® to the backing plate with firm yet gentle pressure.

Step 6: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed heated Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to install your Heated Burco Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement.

PUTTY KNIFE

install_puttyknife

Use a 1.25" or 1.5" metal putty knife to remove broken mirror glass.

FLATHEAD SCREWDRIVER

install_screwdriver

Use a flat head screwdriver to remove broken mirror glass.

SCISSORS

install_scissors

Scissors can be used to cut or modify Redi-Stick™ adhesive patches.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so prying does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

SILICONE OR URETHANE

install_silicone

Silicone or urethanes may be used to supplement adhesive patches.

RUBBING ALCOHOL

install_alcohol

Rubbing alcohol can be used to prep the backing plate for proper adhesion.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps For Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.

Redi-Cuts® Install Code D

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Cuts® mirrors, visit the product page.

Install a gasket fit Redi-Cuts®.

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Step By Step Instructions

Follow these steps to install a gasket fit Redi-Cuts®. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

Step 1: REMOVE BROKEN GLASS

Remove the broken glass and gasket from the mirror head with a small screwdriver or fiber stick. You may have to remove a framing screw.

Step 2: CLEAN GASKET

If possible, use your existing gasket. Remove broken glass from the gasket and clean with glass cleaner.

Step 3: INSTALL GASKET

Install the gasket around the mirror. Be sure that the front of the mirror is facing out.
TIP: Burco part number can be read from the front.

Step 4: PREP GASKET

Lubricate the edge of the gasket with glass cleaner or silicone for ease of installation into the mirror frame.

Step 5: TAP INTO PLACE

Gently tap the mirror gasket assembly into the mirror head with a rubber mallet.
TIP: Tap the gasket edges, not the mirror, to reduce the risk of breakage.

Step 6: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to install your Burco Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement.

PUTTY KNIFE

install_puttyknife

Use a 1.25" or 1.5" metal putty knife to remove broken mirror glass.

FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER

install_screwdriver

Use a flat head screwdriver to remove broken mirror glass.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so prying does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

SILICONE OR URETHANE

install_silicone

Silicone or urethanes may be used with gasket fit mirrors for a secure hold.

RUBBING ALCOHOL

install_alcohol

Rubbing alcohol can be used to prep the backing plate for proper adhesion.

RUBBER MALLET

install_mallet

When installing a gasket fit mirror, use a rubber mallet to gently tap gasket into place.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps For Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.



Redi-Set-Go™ Install Code 1

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Set-Go™ mirrors, visit the product page.

Snap tab backing plate removal.

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Step By Step Instructions

Follow these steps to remove a snap tab backing plate and mirror from your mirror head. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

Step 1: REMOVE MIRROR AND BACKING PLATE

Manually pivot mirror downward by applying pressure to the lower portion of your mirror. Insert a screwdriver above mirror behind backing plate and carefully pry off backing plate snap tabs from the motor head.
TIP: Place a towel on edge of mirror head when prying off backing plate to prevent damage or scratching.

Step 2: DETACH WIRES

If your mirror is a heated variant, disconnect terminal leads from your mirror’s heating element. If applicable, auto dimming or signal wires may have to be disconnected or clipped and capped.
NOTE: Burco mirror replacements do not auto dim.

Step 3: DISPOSAL

Throw away your old backing plate and broken glass.

Step 4: RECONNECT WIRES & TEST

If your mirror is a heated/signal variant, reconnect terminal wires to Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement. Test functionalities before proceeding to the next step.

Step 5: INSTALL

Align motor mount snap tabs with motor. Apply gentle even pressure until motor mount snaps onto motor head.

Step 6: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to remove your mirror and backing plate from the mirror head/actuator.

FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER

install_screwdriver

A flat head screwdriver or small pry bar is needed for removal of your mirror from the mirror head/actuator.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so prying does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps For Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.

Redi-Set-Go™ Install Code 2

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Set-Go™ mirrors, visit the product page.

Slide tab backing plate removal.

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Step By Step Instructions

Follow these steps to remove a slide tab backing plate and mirror from your mirror head. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

Step 1: REMOVE MIRROR AND BACKING PLATE

Insert a screwdriver below your mirror and carefully slide tab locks off of tab lock guides by lifting/prying upward.
Tip: Lift/pry upward. Do not pry outward.
Tip: Place a towel on edge of mirror head when prying up to prevent damage or scratching.

Step 2: DETACH WIRES

If your mirror is a heated variant, disconnect terminal leads from your mirror’s heating element. If applicable, auto dimming or signal wires may have to be disconnected or clipped and capped.
NOTE: Burco mirror replacements do not auto dim.

Step 3: DISPOSAL

Throw away your old backing plate and broken glass.

Step 4: RECONNECT WIRES & TEST

If your mirror is a heated or signal variant, reconnect terminal wires to Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement. Test functionalities before proceeding to the next step.

Step 5: INSTALL

Vertically align your Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement toward the top of the mirror head. Apply gentle downward pressure and slide tab locks onto tab lock guides.
TIP: For more clearance, pivot motor head downward.

Step 6: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to remove your mirror and backing plate from the mirror head/actuator.

FLAT HEAD SCREW DRIVER

install_screwdriver

A flat head screwdriver or a small pry bar is needed to slide mirror tab locks upward off of the motor tab guides.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so lifting does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps For Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.

Redi-Set-Go™ Install Code 3

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Set-Go™ mirrors, visit the product page.

Upper hook lock backing plate removal.

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Step By Step Instructions

Follow these steps to remove a upper hook lock backing plate and mirror from your mirror head. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

Step 1: REMOVE MIRROR AND BACKING PLATE

Manually pivot mirror and backing plate upward by applying pressure on the upper portion of your mirror. Insert a screwdriver below your mirror and backing plate and carefully pry lower snap locks off the snap lock guides. Once lower snap locks pop off, pull down/out to release the upper hook locks from the hook lock guides.
TIP: Place a towel on edge of mirror head when prying off lower snap locks to prevent damage or scratching.

Step 2: DETACH WIRES

If your mirror is a heated variant, disconnect terminal leads from your mirror’s heating element. If applicable, auto dimming or signal wires may have to be disconnected or clipped and capped.
NOTE: Burco mirror replacements do not auto dim.

Step 3: DISPOSAL

Throw away your old backing plate and broken glass.

Step 4: RECONNECT WIRES & TEST

If your mirror is a heated or signal variant, reconnect terminal wires to Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement. Test functionalities before proceeding to the next step.

Step 5: INSTALL

Insert upper hook locks into the hook lock guides. Next, apply gentle pressure and snap lower snap locks into snap lock guides.
TIP: Be sure upper hook locks are fully seated before snapping lower snap locks into place.

Step 6: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to remove your mirror and backing plate from the mirror head/actuator.

FLAT HEAD SCREW DRIVER

install_screwdriver

A flat head screwdriver or a small pry bar is needed to pry lower snap locks off of the snap lock guides.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so prying does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps For Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.

Redi-Set-Go™ Install Code 4

See installation video, step by step instructions, tools needed for installation, and safety steps below. 

To learn more about Redi-Set-Go™ mirrors, visit the product page.

Lower hook lock backing plate removal.

Redisetgo_Install4

Step By Step Instructions

Follow these steps to remove a lower hook lock backing plate and mirror from your mirror head. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care.

Step 1: REMOVE MIRROR AND BACKING PLATE

Manually pivot mirror and backing plate downward by applying pressure to the lower portion of your mirror. Insert a screwdriver above your mirror and backing plate and carefully pry upper snap locks out of the snap lock guides. After the upper snap locks pop off, pull up/out to release lower hook locks from the hook lock guides.
TIP: Place a towel on edge of mirror head when prying upper snap locks off to prevent damage or scratching.

Step 2: DETACH WIRES

If your mirror is a heated variant, disconnect terminal leads from your mirror’s heating element. If applicable, auto dimming or signal wires may have to be disconnected or clipped and capped.
NOTE: Burco mirror replacements do not auto dim.

Step 3: DISPOSAL

Throw away your old backing plate and broken glass.

Step 4: RECONNECT WIRES & TEST

If your mirror is a heated or signal variant, reconnect terminal wires to Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement. Test functionalities before proceeding to the next step.

Step 5: INSTALL

Insert lower hook locks into the hook lock guides. Next, apply gentle pressure and snap upper snap locks into snap lock guides.
TIP: Be sure lower hook locks are fully seated before snapping upper snap locks into place.

Step 6: CLEAN UP

Clean your installed Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement with glass cleaner.

Tools Needed For Installation

The majority of these tools will be needed to remove your mirror and backing plate from the mirror head/actuator.

FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER

install_screwdriver

A flat head screwdriver or a small pry bar is needed to pry upper snap locks off of the snap lock guides.

TOWEL

install_towel

Use a towel so prying does not scratch paint. Can also be used for clean up.

GLASS CLEANER

install_windowglo

Use glass cleaner to prep surfaces for installation. Distributor exclusive Window Glo™ is recommended for use by glass professionals only.

Steps For Safety

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

SAFETY GLASSES

install_glasses

Safety glasses are needed to protect eyes against flying glass or debris.

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

install_gloves

Cut-resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

LONG SLEEVES

install_shirt

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

install_ventilation

When working with adhesives and cleaners, proper ventilation is recommended.