Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - Removing OEM shift knob: How to
View Single Post
Old 07-06-2012, 12:14 AM   #56
Focus Enthusiast
zolemite's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Fan#: 36933
Location: Naperville, IL
What I Drive: 2012 Focus S 2.0 5mt

Posts: 359
Points 1,758, Level 24
Points: 1,758, Level: 24 Points: 1,758, Level: 24 Points: 1,758, Level: 24
Level Up 58% Completed
Level up: 58% Level up: 58% Level up: 58%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 zolemite Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Originally Posted by Deehugh View Post
Well after hours of tinkering and some ingenuity, I got my Blox Limited 490g Electric Blue to fit without the boot be snug at all. What I ended up doing was buying two 3/8in rubber grommets from home depot and sliding them all the way down below the thread, then I placed a 3/8in a metal washer (which I dremel sanded to fit over the threads) on top of the grommet. After putting boot on and screwing in the knob I got a great fit and the boot doesn't slide at all.

I love the look and feel of this knob, goes great with all the blue accents lighting and such in the car :)
Looks great. I love my knob as well.
zolemite is offline  
    Reply With Quote