Click to go to Forum Home Click to go to maXbimmer Home

Go Back   maXbimmer Forums > Misc > Off-topic
User Name
Password


Welcome to Maxbimmer.com!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 05-06-2012, 11:29 AM   #1
DaveM3_09
2nd Gear Member
 
DaveM3_09's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Mississauga
Posts: 228
Electronics question and DVR DIY



My second rear view mirror with the electromagnetic fluid f'd up so I decided to drain the fluid out and re-assemble. I found that using both the mirror and glass its connected to, makes a rattling noise when driving. (i guess they rub against each other).. I disassembled and took out the glass portion and secured the mirror on its own.

My question is there any material (cotton, or cloth) that will not react to the electrical components within the mirror. In other words, is there anything out there safe enough to stuff the inside so that it stays in place? It is secure at the moment but wiggles like crazy after a bump. I would assume it gets pretty hot in there too.


Side note:
Since my rear view mirror has gone through such pain and agony I decided to just mod out the red clown nose and insert some velcro for a DVR I recently purchased off ebay.

Now I can record my drive, 8gb mini sd card..about 2 hrs..





__________________
DaveM3_09 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Maxbimmer Copyright 2001 - 2015