Silver Spring, MD asked in Car Accidents and Traffic Tickets for Maryland

Q: Is it legal to drive a car with driver side mirror missing?

1 Lawyer Answer
John Mesirow
John Mesirow
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Washington, DC
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: No.

Maryland Code



Subtitle 4 - Other Equipment

Section 22-403 - Mirrors.

§ 22-403. Mirrors.


(b) Motor vehicles - Registered in this State.- Every motor vehicle registered in this State shall be equipped with an outside mirror on the driver's side located to reflect to the driver a view of the highway for a distance of at least 200 feet to the rear of the vehicle and along the driver's side of the vehicle.

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