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Old 01-06-2007, 02:09 PM   #1
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And i must say it makes quite a difference- pretty much what i expected- from what i have read on hear but the two things i didnt expect is how frickin easy it was and that my car now loves downshifts- i use to hate downshifting in my car but since i did this and took it on some country roads it eats downshifts so easy -no more drama- am i the only one to experience this or is this in head or have others had this experience- also its so light and easy to shift- really cleans up going into 5th and makes it much easier to skip from fourth to sixth- anyway i just wanted to say thanks to whoever figured this mod out and for all other svt owners to go do this todaaaayyyyyy!!!!


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Old 01-06-2007, 03:58 PM   #2
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ever wonder why Ford put those silly things on there in the first place?The MTX-75 has one too,but you have to hack it off...
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I know a bunch of people on here did that and loved it, I dont have a SVT and I have never heard of the MTX-75 having one but with my steeda shifter up and down shifts are like butter so I will leave it as is.
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Old 01-06-2007, 04:27 PM   #4
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I like mine, its been done for around a year now. I removed the weight the same time as I did a tranny fluid change to RP, the getrag certainly has some unique characteristics now. It's had the side affect of making all other shifters seem like limp-wristed fairy wands in comparison.
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Old 01-06-2007, 09:43 PM   #5
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I've had mine done for about 2 weeks and it's great.
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Old 01-06-2007, 09:46 PM   #6
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Very cool mod and I love the way it wants to cycle through shifts. This along with some RP is the fix for any Getrag blues any of you may be having.
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I did it but put it back. I thought it took too much feeling out.
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I havent done it yet but a friend of mine has and hated it
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Old 01-07-2007, 10:14 PM   #9
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well i already rp in the tranny so this just made my sts that much better- and im still loving- ill never go back- i dont like to workout when im trying to drive and thats what it felt like before-like i was doing curls or something
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