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Durable mirrors slide over the driver's-side and passenger's-side mirrors on your Ford F-150 to extend your line of sight while you're towing. Felt-covered wedge locks securely fasten the slip-on mirrors in place. Tool-free installation.
Custom-Fit Towing Mirrors
Easily extend your field of vision and reduce blind spots with these CIPA slip-on towing mirrors. By adding them to your OEM side-view mirrors, you can see beyond the end of your trailer. This will allow you to safely and easily change lanes, pass, and park with a trailer in tow.
Each of these mirrors is molded to perfectly match the contours of your factory side mirrors. Simply slide the mirrors over your side-view mirrors and use the custom-formed, felt-covered wedges to hold the mirrors in place. Each wedge wraps around the inside edge of your OEM mirror and can be tightened onto the mirror with an easily accessible hand knob.
Slip-on mirror will fit factory mirrors that look like the mirrors in the images above.
Slip-on mirror will not fit factory mirrors that look like the mirrors in the images above.
Video of CIPA Custom Towing Mirrors - Slip On - Driver Side and Passenger Side
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installation instructions and specs for complete information.
Today we're going to review Part #CM11800, these are the CIPA Custom Towing Mirrors. They are a slip-on design. This part number does come with the drivers side which is Part #11801. It comes with the passenger side which is Part #11802. These are a custom fit design. They are designed to fit the Ford F-150 Model Truck in the crew cab, a regular cab, a super cab or a super crew cab starting in the model year 2004. I do recommend to go to the product page on our website for this part number and at the bottom of the page it'll show you the exact years and models of the Ford's it will fit on. It usually will even show a picture of the style of mirror it's designed to fit on. These towing mirrors will slip over your factory side view mirrors to extend your line of sight.
This allows you to safely and easily change lanes, to pass and to even help park while you're towing a trailer. They do have a manually adjustable mirror face which will let you customize your view. They are a aerodynamic shape and a very tight fit that'll prevent vibration and wind noise. These slip on mirrors will maintain the aerodynamics of your factory mirrors. These parts are used to install it. They use felt covered wedge locks to securely hold these slip-on mirrors in place. Again, they are custom designed to fit your vehicle.
The add on towing mirrors will not obstruct your factory mirrors and it will not interfere with adjustments to your factory mirrors. These parts here what are used to install it. There's no tools required. It's a tool-free installation. The parts are made of an ABS and polypropylene plastic and they do have some nice illustrated instructions which are included. That does come in handy because if you notice there's two different wedges, then the piece of felt and then the threaded thumb wheel. Basically, you only use one wedge per mirror, but the reason they give you two is it depends on the year of your vehicle.
In other words, this wedge here would fit the 2008 on up and this one here is designed for the earlier 2004 to 2007 models. Again, your instructions will show you which years these fit so you can decide which one to use correctly. The mirror housing itself is a durable ABS plastic, has a scratch resistant mirror face and again, this part number will include both the driver side and the passenger side. I do just want to give you some overall dimensions on each mirror. They are the same overall length from edge to edge, it's going to be right at about 18 inches. The mirror face themselves is going to be right at 4 inches wide and about 6 and 1/2 inches tall. Just to show you basically how these would install, what you want to do is this would be the driver side mirror.
You'll also notice it does have the cutouts for the turn signals that would be on your factory mirrors, so it'll still show the turn signals through there. What you want to do is start with, they have a piece of felt here with a sticky back on it. Pick your correct wedge for your year and model vehicle and then you would just attached the wedge to this. inaudible 00:03:23 the felt to this wedge. The reason you're going to do that is when you put this wedge in here, this felt part here is going to rub up against your factory mirror, so this will protect it and keep the slip-on mirror from scratching or damaging the factory mirror. You just put that felt on there to help protect it. Once that's all installed, what you want to do is slide your mirror on and you'll notice this section right here, this is where the wedge, once your mirrors on, there'll be an opening right here and you'll slide your wedge in that opening. On the back of the wedge, there'll be a little cup, hole type thing there, and that'll line up with the hole here on the back of the mirror. That's where your thumb wheel will go. Basically what you'll do is slide this wedge, after you put the felt on it, into place to where this hole and the hole on the back of the wedge would line up. Then you'll take your thumb wheel, it's threaded, go ahead and thread that in. When you thread that in, what it's going to do is with this on the factory mirror, it'll push this wedge out and help give you a nice tight, secure fit so there's no movement of the slip-on mirrors on your vehicle. It also includes the parts for the other mirror, everything will be included. That should do it for the review on Part #CM11800 the CIPA Custom Towing Mirrors, slip-on design in the driver side and the passenger side. .
Average Customer Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars (75 Customer Reviews)Durable mirrors slide over the driver's-side and passenger's-side mirrors on your vehicle to extend your line of sight while you're towing. Felt-covered wedge locks securely fasten the slip-on mirrors in place. Tool-free installation.
I was really impressed with how easy it was to order these!! Judy was very helpful on the phone and made sure that these would fit my truck. Tracking them was also nice because there was a map that showed exactly where they were at all times!! They arrived very quickly and were packaged securely... When we got them it was so easy to install them that we were done within minutes!!! We were so happy with how great they looked and couldn't believe how easy it was!!! Before we ordered these we were gonna order mirrors from ford and have them installed but they would have been $500, and they were permanent, whereas these are easily removed and only a fraction of the price. Thank you etrailer for making fast and easy for us!!!!! 49881
by: Arnold S.11/12/2012
These mirrors works real good. easy to put on, I give these mirrors five stars. 59261
by: Mark R03/18/2013
Ordered the two mirrors for my F150. Arrived in a timely manner and very easy to install. I've had them on for a month and they remain firmly attached with no adjustments needed to the fit. The tricky part is adjusting the right mirror. Suggest getting two other folks to help, one to adjust the mirror and the other to stand slightly to the right of the RV. Then while you sit in the driver's seat coach the adjustor for the perfect view. Takes a little getting use to the double view in the mirrors, but quickly adjusts with experience. Great value for the money. 71386
by: Don H.10/05/2013
Read other reviews that were positive so I orderedtheseand they fit on good and easy to install in minutes. Used them for the time today with our 27 foot trailer. I could easily see down both sides of the trailer. Easy to slip off when not pulling the trailer. And most of all, I keep my power fold option. Would recommend as an alternative to buying a new set of telescopics for $ 300.00 to $600. 102686
by: Greg B.05/15/2013
Excellent product. Works great. 80414
by: Barry M09/11/2012
I had essentially the same mirrors for my 2004 F150 and had been completely satisfied. I purchased this set for my 2010 Lariat. Had the small portion that slides into the grove at the back to secure this mirror to the truck mirror been available for purchase I would have bought those instead as that would have made my old mirrors compatible with the new truck. I am completely satisfied with this product and recommend it highly. I will give the old mirrors to my son for use on his 2007 F150. 54417
by: Fausto R.09/05/2014
The wrong tow mirrors were sent originally but when I contacted etrailer.com their customer service rep Katie was excellent in finding the correct product and sending to me right away. The tow mirrors work great! I highly recommend etrailer.com 150222
by: Michael N.09/30/2014
I occasionally tow an enclosed trailer. The large OEM mirrors provide excellent views along the trailer sides. These slip-ons provide additional viewing beyond the rear of the trailer and allow the vehicle following the trailer to be viewed. Wonderful product that takes less than a minute to install on each mirror. Great quality and the mirror maintains its position well. Excellent price/performance ratio! 153625
Mirrors arrived promptly and easy to install. There was no vibration while moving but found the mirrors very difficult to adjust. Really were little help due to inability as view was either too high, low, inside or outside. After numerous attempts to adjust vision just used factory mirrors to judge traffic, backing up trailer. We would not purchase again. 157923
by: Larissa M.11/20/2012
I have to say that the service was fantastic! I ordered them on a Friday night and not even an hour later I got an email saying that my item was shipped and had been upgraded in shipping. Monday afternoon the item arrived at my door! These mirrors look great on my boyfriend's truck, like they were originally part of the truck! 59815
by: wisconsin 5th wheel10/10/2012
bought the custom clip on towing mirrors for our F150 2009 Ford pick up truck. We ordered them 10/08/12 they were delivered 10/10/12. WE are really impressed at the ease of ordering on this site. The mirrows fit perfect. we can't wait to put them on hook up and go!! Thank you etrailer for making it so easy to order. 56927
by: Chas B10/20/2014
Product arrived quickly and in perfect shape. The instructions made the mirrors easy to install. The one on the right didn't adjust as high as I might like, but I can see down both sides of a 34' trailer. I'll have more feedback after I use them next weekend on the first trip, nearly 1400 miles. 156962
These mirrors are exactly what I needed. After installation, they look like factory installed mirrors. They install in about 3 minutes, and that's if you read the instuctions for two of the minutes. I didn't realize it, but, they are adjustable also. 117985
by: Aaron S.04/17/2015
Everything is as advertised, can't complain about that. Received the mirrors quickly after ordering, directions were easy to follow. They slid right on and were functional in minutes. I'd recommend them to anyone looking for this type product. 185742
They fit my truck like a glove install was very easy took only a couple of minutes.Ordering was simple and they were delivered in 4 business days. I am very happy with the way the order process went and have put your web site in my favorites. 76969
This is the first set of mirrors I have purchased. The quality is excellent and service and shipping was also excellent!!!! 71009
by: James D Haulsee10/19/2012
The mirrors came in great shape and they were as i had expected. They were easy to install. ! would recommend them to anyone that need them. And they came in three day as you all said that they would. Really please with them. 57687
by: Bill M.01/23/2015
Mirrors fit great on my 2014 F150 STX Supercab 4x4, they blend right in and almost look stock, they are very sturdy, and provide a great view of the trailer. Great price from etrailer.com and fast shipping too! 171001
by: Lee P.07/07/2012
Fast ordering and shipping from etrailer! Product came in excellent condition. Used the mirrors once already and found them to be just what I was looking for. No shaking, no blurs. Would recommend this product. 47085
by: allan s,04/30/2013
received my tow mirrors, and can say that I was pleased with the fast service and the quality of the product. Got my brake controller from you also. great job, I'll order from you anytime. allan s. 78504
got the mirrors.. open the box... look over simple instructions and 10 min later they are installed. Drove down the road, no vibration. I pick up my trailer tomorrow.. I am happy happy happy! 69524
by: Tim B.12/17/2014
These mirrors fit my 2013 F150 like a glove. They are well made, and I have no vibration or distortion. Delivery was very quick and everything was well packed and arrived in perfect condition. 165746
by: Larry G.03/26/2014
I've used many add on trailer tow mirrors in the past with moderate success. The CIPA CM11800 is by far the best as fit, quality and vibration dampening. This is the one to buy. 122332
by: Norm l.02/12/2014
I installed these as soon as I received them and they fit like a glove. These are great for towing and quick removal when you dont need them. delivered on time ....great service 116361
by: Mark Y.05/01/2014
Great mirrors. They do not shake like other mirrors I have used in the past. Very fast shipping they had them shipped out same day. I will definitely by from E Trailer again. 128397
by: Dheryl SHERRILL04/02/2015
Ordered mirrors on Monday received them on Thursday. Left on Friday mirrors worked great, no vibration, easy to put on. Well pleased would definitely recommend to a friend. 182547
by: Gary B.06/06/2012
The towing Mirrors are great. They are easy on and easy off via a very simplistic design. They were reasonably priced. They arrived undamaged and I likes dem very much 43068
by: Bill B.08/09/2013
Super fast shipping and a great product. These look like they belong on the truck not some makeshift add-on. Very satisfied with the product and etrailer. 94200
by: Wolfgang Gless07/31/2013
I just received the mirrors and attached them, they fit great. I will be useing them this weekend and hopefully will have an update next week. 92596
by: Tom M06/14/2013
These mirrors look great and fit very well. They actually look like factory mirrors instead of add-ons. Can install in less than a minute. 84654
by: Gale H08/15/2013
Product fit perfect...People here were very helpful when I was not sure about product I recieved..... It all worked out perfect...... 95193
These attachments are awesome. Was looking for extensions that would not look after market and this hit the nail on the head. 115603
They arrived, today, in great shape, and I know I'll enjoy them, while towing my trailer to South Dakota, for pheasant season. 101658
These mirrors slip on very easily. Look great and stay in place. I would recommend these to anyone wanting to add tow mirrors 74272
by: Joe R02/25/2014
Product was delivered as promised and shipment packaging was excellent. I would definitely order from e trailer again. 117577
by: Doug Snyder06/29/2012
Extension mirrors fit perfectly, They look just like the stock mirrors. very easy installation. I' am very pleased. 46287
this is just what need.. And they fit great . Now I can see what is behind me while pulling my travel trailer . 143670
by: Rob G.10/21/2014
These mirrors are very easy to install and remove. When driving, you get excellent visibility with no vibration. 157315
by: Steve H.12/15/2012
Product was shipped fast and in excellent shape. I would tell anyone needing towing products to use etrailer.com. 61540
by: Brad W.08/11/2013
Perfect product for my application. Etrailer rocks! Installation is very easy. High quality. Highly recommend. 94456
by: Kevin P.06/03/2013
Ordering and shipping was painless. The mirrors couldn't be easier to install and remove. Great product. 83164
Shipping was very fast and the fit of these mirrors is top notch. I am very please with this purchase. 85398
by: Dave L04/03/2015
Product worked exactly as advertised, personal service and follow up was more than I expected 182639
by: Bob B.06/12/2014
This was exactly what I was looking for, and it was delivered in a very timely manner. 135277
by: Jerry D09/12/2012
Mirrors were as advertised. Arrived ahead of schedule and in good condition. Great buy. 54469
by: Donnie B05/23/2014
If you have chrome mirror covers they fit but not as well as they should! They work. 132214
Product is as expected and works installs easily. Looks like it came on the truck. 43141
Perfect fit. Will help greatly when towing and backing my travel trailer. Thanks. 54492
by: Paul R.03/31/2014
product fits perfect onto my mirrors, not able to try them out until summer 123030
by: William Warther06/14/2013
Best conversion and economical graet delivery Class act all the way 84737
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