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Old 06-28-2005, 04:14 PM   #1
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New shift knob!!!!!

Got it from SPARCO. Just a polished ball like I wanted.

Feels great!! Nice small ball fits right in my palm.



...and provides a nice panoramic veiw of the interior!!

(sorry for the foggy look, it was near the a/c vent in my house and the humidity just fogged the hell outta the lens..you get the idea though..)

Oh, and it seems to have dropped the shifters height by around 1" !

Oh and I know I need to vaccum, grass just tracks into my car something fierce!!


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You'd better get an asbestos glove for you're right hand. Because when that sits in the sun, it's going to cook your hand.

Think about how hot the top of the regular SVT shifter gets when it's been sitting outside on a hot day...
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Nice

Is it a screw-on type?
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Old 06-28-2005, 05:38 PM   #4
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How did you get the boot to stay? Seeing that the shift knob holds the boot up.
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Old 06-28-2005, 05:44 PM   #5
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looks great, i like....but for gods sake, sweep it out!!!!
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You'd better get an asbestos glove for you're right hand. Because when that sits in the sun, it's going to cook your hand.

Think about how hot the top of the regular SVT shifter gets when it's been sitting outside on a hot day...

FOR REAL DOODE, I GOT A LIL PILOT KNOB, AND THAT THING GETS HOTTER THAN A DEVILS DRAWLS WHEN ITS OUT IN THE SUN.
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ya...does that have threads on it or does it bolt on???
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Old 06-28-2005, 09:11 PM   #8
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It uses the 3 aligning screws...the boot just stays. I re-zip tied it and just pulled that sucker good and tight, and slipped it over the shaft.

...re: Heat, My hands are just rough anyhoo, heat on em doesnt bother me. I used to own a miata that went topless 24/7 with a chrome shift knob....beleive me, I can take it...

Re: the grass, yeah, it happens after I mow the lawn, tracks in my car....sucks....pimpin mats though, huh!?
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def pimpin mats..and pimpin knob, diggin the sparco. i have a momo one myself
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Old 06-28-2005, 09:39 PM   #10
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Now I need non-matching SPARCO stickers... LOL
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