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Old 08-05-2015, 07:54 PM   #11
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Factory mirrors were adequate with a 19 and a 4Runner. The 21 and a Sequoia required mirror extensions.
FB: we have the same 21 + Sequoia setup. Not happy w/ our extension mirrors. What is your brand/model? TIA.
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Old 08-05-2015, 10:49 PM   #12
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I also have Grand Aero.

The following is from B.C. Motor Vehicle Act:

Where a trailer or semitrailer in a combination of vehicles diminishes the driver's reflected rear view through the rear view mirrors required by subsections (1) to (3), the towing vehicle in the combination of vehicles shall be equipped with 2 mirrors, one affixed to each side of the motor vehicle, and each to provide the driver with an undistorted reflected view of the adjacent lane of the highway from a point on the road surface 11 m behind the driver to a point on the road surface 61 m from the rear of the combination of vehicles.

Note that it says adjacent lanes, not the lane you are in ( directly behind the trailer ).
Thanks for the numbers, although I use the Grand Aeros on my Tacoma with a 21, I believe the 120 degree rear view camera I put over the rear window actually covers that range, too!
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Old 10-17-2015, 02:24 PM   #13
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Folks:
We towed our new 17B back from Chilliwack with only the factory installed mirrors (although we did add the 2" stick-on disk mirrors to the factory mirrors as had been recommended above. Did not have any problems. However, we just got back from a 3 week trip during which we used the Grand Aero mirrors. These were a marked improvement--both when backing up and in seeing how many vehicles were behind us! As had been recommended, Costco (on-line) had the best price.

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Old 07-08-2016, 04:51 PM   #14
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It looks like the Grand Aero / Aero 2 mirrors that people bought on Costco.ca are not available at Costco.ca anymore. Has anyone tried the SpeedFix Clip-on Towing Mirrors that they now sell instead?

I have found the Aero mirrors on Amazon.com but would rather not have to deal with currency exchange and cross border shipping.
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It looks like the Grand Aero / Aero 2 mirrors that people bought on Costco.ca are no longer available. Has anyone tried the SpeedFix Clip-on Towing Mirrors that are now sold instead?
msweet, We got the Milenco Grand Aeros from Amazon and are very happy with them. Easy on/off and a very good viewing area. Very minor vibration. They are still available from Amazon.com.

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Old 07-08-2016, 05:27 PM   #16
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msweet, We got the Milenco Grand Aeros from Amazon and are very happy with them. Easy on/off and a very good viewing area. Very minor vibration. They are still available from Amazon.com.

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Thanks! I just updated my previous post because it was unclear. I was looking to buy through a Canadian retailer to avoid cross border shipping and exchange rates. I may still order those if I don't hear back regarding the Costco.ca product.

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I actually got mine from a RV outlet in England. Don't recall the name. In any event, if you Google Milenco you should find other sources.
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Old 07-08-2016, 05:36 PM   #18
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It looks like the Grand Aero / Aero 2 mirrors that people bought on Costco.ca are not available at Costco.ca anymore. Has anyone tried the SpeedFix Clip-on Towing Mirrors that they now sell instead?

I have found the Aero mirrors on Amazon.com but would rather not have to deal with currency exchange and cross border shipping.
I have never seen those, but they do not look too bad. A similar idea to the Milenco.
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Old 07-08-2016, 06:07 PM   #19
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I have never seen those, but they do not look too bad. A similar idea to the Milenco.
One nice thing about Costco is that you can take them back if they don't work as expected. In some cases even if you have used them for a while!

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I actually got mine from a RV outlet in England. Don't recall the name. In any event, if you Google Milenco you should find other sources.
We bought Milenco thru Costco then stupidly lost a milenco part and ordered off the English RV site for replacement parts without any issues. And like Glen I forget the name of the company (pls refer to the "I'm so old thread"
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