The Ultimate Guide to Can-Am Maverick X3 Mirrors

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If you're reading this, you probably already own a Can-Am Maverick X3 or are seriously considering getting one. First off, great choice! The Can-Am Maverick X3 is a beast of an off-road vehicle, designed to tackle the roughest terrains while keeping you comfortable and in control.

But let's be honest, no matter how incredible the Maverick X3 is, it can always use a little customization to make it even better. One of the most essential upgrades you can make is adding high-quality mirrors.

In this ultimate guide, we'll walk you through everything you need to know about Can-Am Maverick X3 mirrors—from types to must-have features to top picks and installation tips.

So buckle up and let's dive into the world of Can-Am Maverick X3 mirrors!

Why You Need Mirrors on Your Can-Am Maverick X3?

Before we get into the nitty-gritty details, let's talk about why mirrors are so crucial for your Can-Am Maverick X3. Sure, they might seem like minor accessories, but trust us, they can make a world of difference.

Safety First

When you're off-roading, visibility is key. Mirrors help you keep an eye on what's happening behind and around you. Whether you're navigating tight trails, backing up, or keeping an eye on your buddies, mirrors enhance your situational awareness and keep things safer out there.


Mirrors aren't just about safety; they're also incredibly convenient. Imagine not having to twist your neck every time you want to see what's behind you. A quick glance at your mirrors can save you from potential obstacles and make your ride smoother.

Legal Requirements

In states like California, Arizona, and Utah, side mirrors might be a legal requirement for off-road vehicles. Installing them ensures you're compliant with local laws, avoiding fines and keeping you on the right side of the law.

Types of Can-Am Maverick X3 Mirrors

Alright, now that we've established why mirrors are essential, let's look at the different types available for your Can-Am Maverick X3.

1. Side Mirrors

Side mirrors are pretty much a no-brainer. Mounted on either side of your vehicle, these mirrors give you a clear view of the sides and rear. They come in various shapes and sizes, so you can find ones that suit your style and needs.

A pair of Kemimoto side mirrors for a Can-Am Maverick X3, along with two sets of bolts and screws

2. Rearview Mirrors

rearview mirror is mounted inside the cabin and offers a wide-angle view of what's behind you. It's especially useful when you're backing up or checking on other riders in your group. Some rearview mirrors even come with additional features, like anti-glare coatings and built-in lights.

3. Convex Mirrors

Convex mirrors are curved to provide a wider field of view. These are great for minimizing blind spots and giving you a broader perspective of your surroundings. They're often used as side mirrors but can also be found as part of rearview mirror setups.

4. Foldable Mirrors

Foldable mirrors are designed to fold inward to prevent damage when navigating through tight spaces or trails with lots of branches. They're a practical choice if you frequently ride in dense forests or rocky terrains.

5 Key Features to Look for in Can-Am Maverick X3 Mirrors

Mirrors aren't all made the same. Here are some features to consider when shopping for Can-Am Maverick X3 mirrors:

  • Durability

Off-roading can be tough on your gear, so invest in mirrors made from durable materials like aluminum or high-impact plastic such as ABS. Look for mirrors that are designed to withstand vibrations, impacts, and harsh weather conditions.

  • Adjustable Angles

Adjustability is crucial for getting the perfect viewing angle. Choose mirrors that can be easily adjusted to suit your height and seating position. Some mirrors even offer 360-degree rotation for maximum flexibility.

A Kemimoto’s 360° adjustable Maverick x3 mirror
  • Anti-Glare Coating

Glare from the sun or headlights can be distracting and dangerous. Anti-glare coatings help reduce reflections, ensuring you have a clear view at all times.

  • Easy Installation

Unless you're a big fan of DIY projects, you probably want mirrors that are simple to install. Many come with universal mounting brackets and all the hardware you need, making setup super easy.

  • Vibration Resistance

Off-roading involves a lot of bumps and jolts that can cause mirrors to shake and distort your view. Choose vibration-resistant mirrors to ensure a stable and clear reflection.

Now that you know what features to consider, let’s check out three highly-rated mirrors that people can't stop talking about.

Kemimoto Mirrors for Can-Am Maverick X3

Kemimoto mirrors are durable and stylish, offering a wide-angle view with high-definition clarity. Built for rugged use, they feature high-impact housings and shatterproof tempered glass. These mirrors are fully adjustable. With over 150 styles, whether you want flat or convex, adjustable or foldable, rearview mirrors, or side-view mirrors, you'll easily find the perfect design and shape to match your ride.

If you need mirrors with more functionality, check out Kemimoto's Can-Am Maverick X3 mirrors with built-in LED lights for better visibility during night rides. Our mirrors are also compatible with most roll cages, making them versatile for use.

Read on to check out our top three picks that customers love: 

1. Kemimoto Side Mirrors for Can-Am Maverick X3 / X3 Max 2017-2023

Kemimoto Side Mirrors for Can-Am Maverick X3  X3 Max 2017-2023

These side mirrors for the Can-Am Maverick X3 can be folded in when parked or hitting branches, protecting them from damage. Crafted with a rust-proof PP shell, high-impact ABS clamps, and super durable mirrors, they're ready for any weather and terrain. These side mirrors fit about 50 Maverick X3 models, and installation is a snap with all the provided hardware—just like OEM. Curious if they fit your ride? See what our customers are saying!

2. Kemimoto 360° Adjustable Side View Mirrors for Can-Am Maverick X3

Comparison of Kemimoto 360° Adjustable Side View Mirrors and Oem Side View Mirror

Kemimoto's upgraded side mirrors for the Can-Am Maverick X3 are super versatile with their 360° adjustable design. You can adjust them up and down to get the perfect view of your rear tires, no matter how tall you are. They conveniently fold in when parked and will even break away if you hit a branch.

Whether you're tackling rocky trails, speeding through dunes, or just cruising, these 360° adjustable mirrors give you a full range of vision, making it easy to spot obstacles and other riders. They also make navigating tight spots simpler and enhance your overall riding experience.

Built tough with a smooth, finely-cut CNC-machined base, they add a sleek, sporty look to your UTV, making it look like a beast. Unlike flimsy plastic mirrors, Kemimoto's 360° adjustable mirrors can handle any weather conditions without breaking or wearing out. See what our customers are saying!

3. Aluminum Side Mirrors for Can-Am Maverick X3/ X3 Max

Kemimoto’s stylish side view mirror for Can-Am Maverick X3

Kemimoto's aluminum side mirrors for the Can-Am Maverick X3 are a spot-on fit. They mount directly into the stock holes with all the necessary hardware included—no fuss, no hassle. The bolt holes align perfectly, and best of all, they won’t interfere with your windshield or roof.

Just like our CNC-based side view mirrors, these aluminum side mirrors offer top-notch adjustability with a full 360° view. They have a unique 30° adjustable angle—just loosen the bolt and position them up or down to get the perfect view. Plus, they fold in when parked or if they bump into branches.

Safety is covered too, thanks to shatterproof tempered glass. Designed in a cool shield shape with rivets around the edges and a corrosion-resistant finish, these mirrors are built tough for any adventure and give your UTV a stylish, rugged look. See what our customers are saying!

Installation Tips for Can-Am Maverick X3 Mirrors

Installing mirrors on your Can-Am Maverick X3 is generally easy, but here are some tips to make the process even smoother:

  • Gather Your Tools: Before you start, make sure you have all the necessary tools on hand. Most mirror kits come with mounting hardware, but you might need additional tools like screwdrivers, wrenches, and Allen keys.

  • Follow the Instructions: Each mirror kit will come with specific installation instructions. Follow them carefully to ensure a secure fit. If you're unsure about any step, consult the brand’s website or seek help from a professional.

  • Test Adjustments: Once your mirrors are installed, take the time to adjust them properly. Sit in your usual driving position and fine-tune the angles until you have a clear and comprehensive view of your surroundings.

  • Check for Stability: After installation, take your Maverick X3 for a test drive to ensure the mirrors are stable and don't vibrate excessively. Tighten any loose screws or bolts if needed.

  • Regular Maintenance: Off-road conditions can be harsh, so make it a habit to check your mirrors regularly. Clean them to remove dirt and debris, and inspect for any signs of damage or wear.

Enhancing Your Off-Road Experience with Accessories

While mirrors are a fantastic addition to your Can-Am Maverick X3, other accessories can further enhance your off-road adventures. Here are a few recommendations:

Roof and Windshield

Kemimoto’s windshield for can-am maverick x3

roof and windshield can protect you from the elements and improve comfort during rides. They also add a layer of safety by reducing the risk of debris entering the cabin.

Light Bars

Kemimoto’s Can-am Marvericc X3 LED light bar

Adding a light bar to your Maverick X3 can significantly improve visibility during nighttime rides. LED light bars are energy-efficient and provide powerful illumination.

Storage Solutions

Kemimoto’s storage box

Keep your gear organized and secure with storage solutions like cargo boxesbags, and racks. These accessories ensure you have everything you need for your adventure without cluttering the cabin.

Communication Systems

Stay connected with your fellow riders using communication systems like intercoms or two-way radios. Effective communication enhances safety and coordination during group rides.

Suspension Upgrades

For a smoother ride over rough terrain, consider upgrading your suspension system. High-quality shocks and springs can absorb impacts and improve handling.

Final Thoughts

There you have it—your ultimate guide to Can-Am Maverick X3 mirrors! By now, you should have a solid understanding of why mirrors are essential, the different types available, and what features to look for. Plus, you've got some of Kemimoto’s top picks and installation tips to get you started.

Adding mirrors to your Can-Am Maverick X3 is a simple yet impactful upgrade that enhances safety, convenience, and overall riding experience. 

So don't wait any longer—get those mirrors installed and hit the trails with confidence!

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