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Old 05-23-2010, 01:56 PM   #21
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thats a cool idea, i thought about this myself, and did something simular, but used the stock t handle, becouse i was not sure of how to attach the aftermarket knob, but i may play around with the idea again http://i950.photobucket.com/albums/a...chmentaspx.jpg
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Old 09-24-2010, 07:21 PM   #22
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i have a 2010 SES would the concept be the same to chenge the set up? because i could probably figure it out if i could use this as a guide line.
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Old 09-30-2010, 01:10 PM   #23
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^^possibly. there's a guy whose done it to their '08
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Old 04-24-2011, 04:56 AM   #24
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I've looked over the thread, but what did you do with the o/d button, just eliminate it completely? Thanks for the write up, Id had seen this somewhere in the past, but had forgotten about it, till I seen this.
I was just going to ask the same question... I put an aftermarket automatic shift knob on mine and i'm trying to find ideas to get the o/d button back. maybe mount a button on the center console somewhere?
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Old 12-27-2011, 08:00 PM   #25
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Does anyone know if this mod can be done to a 2001 ZTS? I just bought the car today, and i wanna make a few minor changes.
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Old 01-22-2012, 09:43 PM   #26
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^^possibly. there's a guy whose done it to their '08
do you know who? would love to see some photos
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Old 05-02-2012, 01:55 AM   #27
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do you know who? would love to see some photos
Same here. I've been doing research everywhere and I can't seem to find any info on how to do it.
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Old 08-07-2012, 02:32 PM   #28
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Ok so i know this is old now, But is there SOMEONE that has done this to the 08+ models than can explain how they did this with any sort of detail at all? Vague things like move "it" and pull "it" out doesn't really tell anyone who hasnt done this mod anything.
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Is the O/D button necessary? Even if you had it off, it resets to "on" every time your turn off the ignition and restart the car. It's recommended that ATX's keep it on for best economy.

When would you turn it off? Should it even be worried about when doing this mod?

Cool idea though!
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Old 08-14-2012, 12:09 AM   #30
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I know this is old but its definitely cool. Im gonna do mine tomorrow.
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