As with most things in the automobile world, rear view mirrors also have a procedure to use them to get the best view with minimal blind spots.
6) Sit In Your Riding Position – The first step is to sit on the seat in the exact manner as you sit while riding. For cruisers and commuters, one sits in a laid back or upright position while in the case of sport bikes, one sits in a leaned-forward position.
5) Point The Front Wheel Straight – The next thing one needs to do is point the front wheel straight ahead. While it is a necessity on bikes with handlebar-mounted mirrors, a straight handlebar eliminates any lean even on a motorcycle with mirrors mounted on the fairing.