REDI-CUTS INSTALLATION

REDI-CUTS®

INSTALL CODE A

FIT OVER

Step 1 REMOVE LOOSE 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, make sure surfaces are clean and 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, if applicable. TIP: Install in a warm/dry environment.
TIP: In addition to adhesive patches, you may supplement with Burco silicone adhesive gel.

STEP 5: INSTALL REDI CUT®

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.

 

REDI-CUTS® 

INSTALL CODE B

Drop fit

 

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 with Burco silicone adhesive gel or urethane.

STEP 4: INSTALL REDI CUT®

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.

REDI-CUTS®

INSTALL CODE C

 HEATED

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 Burco silicone adhesive gel or urethane.

STEP 4: RECONNECT WIRES

Reconnect your heating wires to Redi Cuts® terminal leads.

STEP 5: INSTALL REDI CUT®

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.

REDI-CUTS® 

INSTALL CODE D

 GASKET FIT

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 Burco silicone adhesive gel or urethane for ease of installation into the mirror frame.

STEP 5: INSTALL REDI CUT®

With the gasket installed on your Redi Cuts®, gently tap the gasket edges 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

PUTTY KNIFE

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

FLAT HEAD SCREWDRIVER

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Use a flat head screwdriver to remove broken mirror glass.

TOWEL

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

SILICONE OR URETHANE

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

RUBBING ALCOHOL

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

RUBBER MALLET

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

STEPS FOR SAFETY

SAFETY GLASSES

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

CUT-RESISTANT GLOVES

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

LONG SLEEVES

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A long-sleeved shirt is recommended.

PROPER VENTILATION

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

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