Originally Posted by res0zvle
Finally figured out what the problem was. When the dealer put the bike together they inserted the sleeves for the bolt inside the mirrors (as opposed to inserting them through the outside end of the mirror.
I had no clue what this meant until I pulled mine out of a box and took a look.
Mine had the sleeves on the inside as well. I suspect this is the proper way it should be done. However, should they become loose, shortening the sleeves by as little as 1/8" or perhaps even less and leaving them inside, would accomplish the same as placing them on the outside.