<b>Redi Cuts® Retail Box</b>

Redi Cuts® Retail Box

<b>Heated Redi Cuts® attaching to backing plate</b>

Heated Redi Cuts® attaching to backing plate

<b>Spotter mirror in a 2-piece mirror system</b>

Spotter mirror in a 2-piece mirror system

<b>Heat/signal/blindspot Redi Cuts®</b>

Heat/signal/blindspot Redi Cuts®

<b>Signal Redi Cuts® fit over an existing broken mirror</b>

Signal Redi Cuts® fit over an existing broken mirror

Redi Cuts® Mirror Replacements

Redi Cuts® Precut Mirror Solutions

Burco Redi Cuts® mirror replacements provide a solution when just the mirror glass is broken. Our mirror replacements are an economical and quality alternative to high-priced OEM mirror assemblies. Burco offers an industry leading 3,500+ Redi Cuts® mirror replacements covering 10,000 vehicles and counting. +savvy and replace that broken side mirror!

  • Made in the USA
  • Exact-fitting
  • Safety smooth edges
  • Replaces OE mirrors
  • Premium mirror glass
  • Instructions included
  • Break-Free Guarantee™ terms apply
Specs & Installation Find a Retailer/Installer Mirror Catalog

It is common to have multiple Burco Redi Cuts® options for your specific make/model/year. Shape, functionalities, and size must be verified prior to choosing the correct Redi Cuts®. Please reference the before you buy section. We do our best to offer solutions and coverage for your vehicle!

Important things to know:

  • Backing plate must be intact
  • Restores OE functionalities only
  • Redi Cuts® do not auto dim
  • Installation code varies per part
  • Shape verification required
  • Measurements required

  • Glass only

  • Heated

  • Signal

  • Blind spot

  • Crosspath

  • Wide angle

  • Blue glass

  • Spotter

  • Trailering/towing

Variant: Redi Cuts®

Glass only Redi Cuts® are available for driver and passenger applications. They replace OE mirrors without specific functionality.

  • PART NUMBER: No suffix
  • REPLACES: Unheated/heated OE mirrors
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Mirror Glass

Variant: Heated Redi Cuts®

Heated Redi Cuts® mirror replacements are complete with a pre-applied heat grid and laser etched heat symbol (if applicable). Your mirror must be originally heated to restore heating functionality. To know if your mirror is originally heated, check for the presence of heater wires behind your OE mirror/backing plate.

  • PART NUMBER: (H) suffix
  • REPLACES: Heated OE mirrors
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Mirror glass and pre-applied heating element

Variant: Signal Redi Cuts®

Signal Redi Cuts® mirror replacements are complete with turn signal icon etched into the mirror's reflective coating. Signal mirrors turn on when your turn signal is activated to let other drivers know that you're changing lanes.

  • PART NUMBER: (S) suffix
  • REPLACES: OE mirrors with signal
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Mirror glass with lasered signal icon

Variant: Blind spot Redi Cuts®

Blind spot Redi Cuts® replacements are complete with blindspot icon lasered into the mirror's reflective coating. Blindspot indicators turn on to let the driver know that something is approaching the vehicle's side blind spots.

  • PART NUMBER: (B) suffix
  • REPLACES: OE mirrors with blind spot signals
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Mirror glass with lasered blind spot icon

Variant: Crosspath Redi Cuts®

Crosspath Redi Cuts® mirror replacements are complete with crosspath icon etched into the mirror's reflective coating. Crosspath indicators turn on to let the driver know that something is approaching the vehicle's rear blind spots.

  • PART NUMBER: (C) suffix
  • REPLACES: OE mirrors with cross path signals
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Mirror glass with lasered cross path icon

Variant: Wide Angle/Aspheric Redi Cuts®

Wide angle/aspheric Redi Cuts® mirror replacements are manufactured using wide angle or aspheric glass with applicable vertical separator etching (if applicable). Aspheric mirrors feature a constant radius for the inner 2/3. The outer 1/3's radius decreases designed to help eliminate blind spots.

  • PART NUMBER: (W) suffix
  • REPLACES: Aspheric OE mirrors
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Aspheric mirror glass

Variant: Blue Redi Cuts®

Blue Redi Cuts® mirror replacements are manufactured using blue glass. Blue glass was used on OEM mirrors to reduce glare. Blue glass is denoted in the mirror catalog.

  • PART NUMBER: Various
  • REPLACES: Blue OE mirrors
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Blue mirror glass

Variant: Spotter Redi Cuts®

Spotter mirror Redi Cuts® mirror replacements usually apply to the smaller mirror in a two piece OE mirror system. Designed to reduce blind spots, the spotter mirror is denoted as upper convex in the mirror catalog.

  • PART NUMBER: 3900 Burco parts
  • REPLACES: OE spotter mirrors
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Spotter mirror glass

Variant: Trailer/tow Redi Cuts®

Trailer/towing Redi Cuts® mirror replacements usually apply to the smaller mirror in a two piece OE mirror system. They are designed to reduce blind spots and give the driver a wider field of view when trailering. Denoted as lower convex in the mirror catalog.

  • PART NUMBER: 3900 Burco Parts
  • REPLACES: OE trailer/tow mirrors
  • AVAILABLE FOR: Driver/passenger
  • INSTALLATION: Varies. See box for install code
  • INCLUDES: Trailering/towing mirror glass

What's Broken?

MOTOR HEAD ASSEMBLY/ACTUATOR

A Burco mirror replacement cannot connect to a broken motor head/actuator. In most cases, the entire mirror assembly needs to be replaced.

BACKING PLATE/MOTOR MOUNT

Choose a Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement if your backing plate is damaged or missing. Our Redi-Set-Go mirrors include a pre-applied motor mount that restores the functionality of your backing plate.

MIRROR GLASS

Choose a Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement if just your mirror glass is broken and your backing plate is intact.

MOTOR HEAD ASSEMBLY/ACTUATOR

A Burco mirror replacement cannot connect to a broken motor head/actuator. In most cases, the entire mirror assembly needs to be replaced.

BACKING PLATE/MOTOR MOUNT

Choose a Redi-Set-Go® mirror replacement if your backing plate is damaged or missing. Our Redi-Set-Go mirrors include a pre-applied motor mount that restores the functionality of your backing plate.

MIRROR GLASS

Choose a Redi-Cuts® mirror replacement if just your mirror glass is broken and your backing plate is intact.

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FLAT

Typically, flat mirrors are found on your driver's side.

CONVEX

Convex mirrors can be found on your passenger's side. These mirrors are made using curved mirror glass.

ASPHERIC/WIDE ANGLE/EXPANDED VIEW

Aspheric mirrors feature a constant radius for the inner 2/3. The outer 1/3's radius decreases designed to help eliminate blind spots.

TWO-PIECE SPOTTER MIRROR SYSTEM

Spotter mirrors are the smaller mirror in a two-piece mirror system. Yes, we have these 'two'!

TWO-PIECE TRAILER TOW MIRROR SYSTEM

Trailer/tow mirrors are common on trucks and vans. They are convex and positioned in the lower or outside portion of a two-piece mirror system.

You need to know what type of mirror you have before you can replace it. Use these common symbols to help identify what type of mirror you have. It can be a combination of symbols.

HEATED

These mirrors are heated when your defrost function is turned on. They may or may not have a heated icon. The presence of heat wires is a good indication that your mirror is heated. Burco mirrors with part suffix H come complete with a pre-applied heat grid.

MANUAL ADJUSTED

Manual Mirrors are adjusted by manually moving the mirror.

POWER ADJUSTED

Powered mirrors are adjusted by using powered controls.

AUTO-DIMMING/ELECTROCHROMIC E/C

Auto-dimming or electrochromic mirrors automatically dim to reduce glare. Burco mirror replacements replace OE auto-dimming mirrors but do not auto-dim.

SIGNAL

Signal mirrors feature signal etching in the mirror's reflective coating. The signal is activated when your turn signal is turned on. Burco mirrors with part suffix S come complete with necessary turn signal etching.

CROSS PATH DETECTION

Cross path indicators let the driver know that something is approaching from the vehicle's rear blind spots. Burco mirrors with part suffix C come complete with applicable cross path etching.

BLIND SPOT DETECTION

Blind spot indicators notify the driver that something is in their blind spot. Burco Mirrors with part suffix B come complete with blind spot etched icon.

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Horizontal Redi-Cuts®

Measure your mirror glass. Measure horizontally from left mirror edge to right mirror edge.

Horizontal Redi-Set-Go®

Measure your mirror's encasement/ rim. Measure horizontally from left encasement edge to right encasement edge.

Vertical Redi-Cuts®

Measure your mirror glass. Measure vertically from top mirror edge to bottom mirror edge.

Vertical Redi-Set-Go®

Measure your mirror's encasement/rim. Measure vertically from top encasement edge to bottom encasement edge.

Diagonal Redi-Cuts®

Measure your mirror's longest diagonal measurement. This mirror's longest measurement happens to be from the inside upper to outside lower.

Diagonal Redi-Set-Go®

Measure your mirror's longest diagonal measurement. Be sure to include your mirror's encasement/rim. This mirror's longest measurement happens to be from the inside upper to outside lower.

  • Choose below

  • INSTALL CODE A

  • INSTALL CODE B

  • INSTALL CODE C

  • INSTALL CODE D

  • Tools Needed

  • Steps For Safety

Choose your code to the left

Your mirror's installation code is printed on the front of your Redi Cuts® box.

Fit your Burco Redi Cuts® over your broken mirror.

Follow these steps to install a fit over Redi Cuts®. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care. If two codes are provided, please review each method and choose accordingly.

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Watch the Installation Video

Step 1: REMOVE LOOSE OR PROTRUDING PIECES ONLY

To use this method, the broken mirror must be present and should remain in the mirror housing. Only remove loose or protruding pieces with a putty knife or screwdriver.

Step 2: CLEAN

For proper adhesion, ensure both mirror surfaces are free of dirt or debris.

Step 3: ALIGN

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

Step 4: APPLY ADHESIVE

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

Step 5: INSTALL REDI CUTS®

Align and press mirror replacement directly to your 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.

Remove all broken glass to install your Redi Cuts®.

Follow these steps to install a Redi Cuts®. Vehicle and glass parts are fragile. Install with care. If two codes are provided, please review each method and choose accordingly.

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Watch the Installation Video

Step 1: REMOVE ALL BROKEN GLASS

Remove all existing broken glass and adhesive from the mirror's plastic frame and 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 supplement silicone or urethane.

Step 4: INSTALL REDI CUTS®

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.

Remove broken glass to install your heated Redi Cuts®.

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

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Watch the Installation Video

Step 1: REMOVE ALL BROKEN GLASS

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

Apply Burco® Redi Stick adhesive patches directly to Redi-Cuts®. If adhesive patches are not provided, use adhesive on your heating element to install. Paper backing must be removed to expose adhesive.
TIP: Install in a warm/dry environment.
TIP: In addition to provided adhesive, you may supplement silicone or urethane.

Step 4: RECONNECT WIRES

Reconnect your heating wires to Redi-Cuts® terminal leads.

Step 5: INSTALL REDI CUTS®

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.

Install your gasket fit Redi Cuts®.

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

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Watch the Installation Video

Step 1: REMOVE ALL 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 silicone or urethane for ease of installation into the mirror frame.

Step 5: INSTALL REDI CUTS®

With the gasket installed on your Redi Cuts®, gently tap the gasket edges into the mirror head with a rubber mallet.
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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.

Step 1: PUTTY KNIFE

A 1.25" or 1.5" metal putty knife works best to remove broken mirror glass.
NOTE: Do not remove broken glass for fit over installation.

Step 2: FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER

A flathead screwdriver can work for prying out broken glass.
NOTE: Do not remove broken glass for fit over installation.

Step 3: SCISSORS

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

Step 4: TOWEL

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

Step 5: SILICONE/URETHANE

Silicone or urethanes may be used to supplement adhesive patches.

Step 6: RUBBING ALCOHOL

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

Step 7: RUBBER MALLET

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

Step 8: GLASS CLEANER

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

Safety steps to prepare for installation

Please follow safety steps prior to installation.

Step 1: SAFETY GLASSES

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

Step 2: CUT RESISTANT GLOVES

Cut resistant gloves must be worn when handling broken glass.

Step 3: LONG SLEEVES

A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

Step 4: PROPER VENTILATION

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

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