Originally Posted by ggarland
I just thought of another question. The screws coming out of the hinge has beveled heads and the hole is counter sunk to match the head. Is there any kind of insert that can be placed in this hole to make it flush with the hinge? My mirrors have flat mounting brackets and when I put the bolts in and tighten down on them they pull into the bevel and warp the bracket. If anyone knows of such an insert or some other way of filling this in could you please share where to find it or how to fill it?
You can just use a regular flat/flush mount bolt for those spots, it doesn't need to be the original tapered-head bolt. Use hex or torx style for the replacement, whichever you prefer.