Exterior rearview mirror assembly

  • US 8,267,534 B2
  • Filed: 12/23/2011
  • Issued: 09/18/2012
  • Est. Priority Date: 05/20/2003
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. An exterior rearview mirror assembly for a motor vehicle, said exterior rearview mirror assembly comprising:

  • a bracket fixedly secured to the motor vehicle;

    a mirror casing secured to said bracket, said mirror casing defining a primary opening;

    a single mirror support movably secured within said mirror casing disposed adjacent said primary opening;

    a primary mirror fixedly secured to said single mirror support and disposed within said primary opening for providing a view rearward of the motor vehicle through a primary field of view; and

    a spotting mirror fixedly secured to said single mirror support and disposed adjacent said primary mirror, said spotting mirror defined by a single radius of curvature differing from said primary mirror such that said spotting mirror provides a second field of view rearward of the motor vehicle, such that said first field of view of said primary mirror overlaps said second field of view of said spotting mirror.

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