Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum - View Single Post - How-To: Shorten your shift throw with stock MTX shifter
View Single Post
Old 09-27-2011, 02:37 PM   #80
drostedrummer89
I <3 my SVT
 
drostedrummer89's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Fan#: 69059
Location: Royal Oak, MI
What I Drive: 2002 Sonic SVT

Posts: 1,761
Points 5,184, Level 46
Points: 5,184, Level: 46 Points: 5,184, Level: 46 Points: 5,184, Level: 46
Level Up 17% Completed
Level up: 17% Level up: 17% Level up: 17%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 8 drostedrummer89 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (10)
I shortened my shifted by sawing off 2-3 inches of the shift tower and retapping with a 12-1.25 tap from Murray's and threaded the stock shift knob back on. Also deleted the reverse lockout by removing it from the unit. Cost was 5 bucks, no problems after 2 years. Of course that was on my 2000, but I'm sure its the same concept for you.

Matt
Posted via FF Mobile
drostedrummer89 is online now  
    Reply With Quote