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Did they not put in a button to fold the side mirrors? The manual shows a button but I can’t find one. Am I missing something or are they manual? Thanks!
 

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My 2020 Passport Touring has them. They are an option for the Touring models as well.
 

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My 2020 Passport Touring has them. They are an option for the Touring models as well.
Oh nice! Were they a dealer installed thing or did the car come with them? I checked on the Honda car configurator and I don’t see it there so I’m assuming it was a dealer installed option. Power folding mirrors would actually come in handy for me so hopefully there is a way that it can be changed.
 

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Oh nice! Were they a dealer installed thing or did the car come with them? I checked on the Honda car configurator and I don’t see it there so I’m assuming it was a dealer installed option. Power folding mirrors would actually come in handy for me so hopefully there is a way that it can be changed.
Came with them from the factory.
 

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So it's mentioned they don't actuality fold flat.

It's more like a 3/4 tuck.

My Pilot is filthy but I'll see if I get a picture later today.
 

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I understand these in (very) urban areas where people park on the street, but U.S. standards for parking space sizes, etc. makes these all but a gimmick for 99.9% of vehicle buyers in the U.S.

They became popular in Europe where people are retrofitting areas never intended for cars to work for parking -- a situation almost never encountered in the U.S. Even then, most car owners just manually fold their mirrors when necessary, which can also be done on the Pilot.

tl/dr; I don't get it.
 

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I understand these in (very) urban areas where people park on the street, but U.S. standards for parking space sizes, etc. makes these all but a gimmick for 99.9% of vehicle buyers in the U.S.

They became popular in Europe where people are retrofitting areas never intended for cars to work for parking -- a situation almost never encountered in the U.S. Even then, most car owners just manually fold their mirrors when necessary, which can also be done on the Pilot.

tl/dr; I don't get it.
A lot of owners have tight garages including myself so power folding mirrors would be nice. I usually fold my mirror for peace of mind so I know I won't hit the wall or anything, and it isn't a problem to fold them for me. It would be nice to just push a button. It's more of a convenience thing than anything else. Kind of like push button start and keyless entry.
 

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A lot of owners have tight garages including myself so power folding mirrors would be nice. I usually fold my mirror for peace of mind so I know I won't hit the wall or anything, and it isn't a problem to fold them for me. It would be nice to just push a button. It's more of a convenience thing than anything else. Kind of like push button start and keyless entry.
Yeah that is my exact reason. Just seemed like an odd thing to leave out with all the features they do have in the special Edition.
 

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Well, I for one need my mirrors open when backing out of the garage. My house attached garage, single 2 car space opening. We park both our Pilots in there.
 

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Yeah that is my exact reason. Just seemed like an odd thing to leave out with all the features they do have in the special Edition.
Just another way car manufacturers try to make you spend more money unfortunately :(.
 

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Yeah that is my exact reason. Just seemed like an odd thing to leave out with all the features they do have in the special Edition.
Gotcha. The SE is around $4k less than the Touring, and the Touring doesn't come with them, so that makes sense to me. The loss of acoustic glass on the SE would be the deal breaker for me -- I like the added quiet.
 
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