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      10-27-2019, 09:09 AM   #1
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Dinan carbon fiber mirrors?

I've seen a few post on here about the Dinan carbon mirrors, it was mostly just people asking about them I wanted to revisit this. Is there anybody that has anything positive to say or stay away from them?
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I haven't had them myself, but I have heard several times to stay away from Dinan
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Ok yeah the couple of post I did see said that too,, but never really seen that people ordered them, just past on them.
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Ok yeah the couple of post I did see said that too,, but never really seen that people ordered them, just past on them.
Also, as can be seen in your screenshot, Dinan carbon fiber mirror caps apparently cause cancer
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Reason why most people complain about Dinan is the customer support. Its almost never the quality. I do not think you will need much customer support to install mirror caps.
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I believe Dinan's are CF weave laid over a ABS/plastic mirror cap, whereas the OEM CF caps and RW's are fully-molded CF caps, and are better fitting.
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My dealer in KC stopped using Dinan, for the tunes and warranty there products. Said they just have had too many problems.
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Oem carbon is best for mirror caps
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My dealer in KC stopped using Dinan, for the tunes and warranty there products. Said they just have had too many problems.
At a birthday party/F1 watch party on Sunday for the shop foreman at our servicing dealer, I just found out that they have dropped Dinan as well.

For those that aren't aware, Steve Dinan left Dinan in 2013. I spoke to Steve and his wife at a dinner shortly after he left, and they definitely didn't have anything nice to say about his old company.

Here's an interview that Hagerty did with Steve Dinan just this past August : https://www.hagerty.com/articles-vid...tuning-maestro.
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Yes good write up, my dealer said the company changed hands,, and it went down hill from there.. Too bad

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