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Old 05-19-2010, 10:52 PM   #21
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for thoes who want to do this mod while its in the car all you have to do is remove the airbox and losin the pass side bolt and remove the drivers side bolt (as viewed from above) and the bracket will pivot enuf so you can rotate the black slider the 90* needed then just tightin up the pass bolt and put the drivers side bolt back in and put the airbox back in and its done it took me about 10-15 min to do it this way and if you have a cai it makes this a whole lot simpler
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Old 05-19-2010, 10:54 PM   #22
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Anyone try this on the MTX yet? I will when I replace my clutch but for right now just curious.
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Old 08-02-2010, 07:19 PM   #23
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Wungun, did you happen to measure the diameter of the ID on that bush? Im looking to make up one out of an alternate material at work, but I cant pull it out and measure it first. I saw the sides were 8.9mm.
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Old 08-03-2010, 06:46 AM   #24
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The ID of the nylon that holds the rubber you mean?
I got it written down in the garage...I'll post later.
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Old 08-03-2010, 08:15 AM   #25
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this is a great idea and so simple...why did i not think of it when i re-adjusted my linkage lol
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Old 08-03-2010, 10:00 AM   #26
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Not THAT simple...
How are you going to machine the 'cup' for the 'socket' on the tranny?
I'm planning on drilling out the socket nub and using nut/bolt/washer thru the hole with a bushing around the bolt, and then just a straight hole thru the Delrin bushing insert on the cable...
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Old 08-03-2010, 01:55 PM   #27
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Great write up. I'm going to give this a try when I install my control arm.
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Isnt the bushing captive once its assembled? or does it snap on
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the shift linkage bushing can be pushed out if you come at it from behind, i find it easier to use a screwdriver or something
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Old 08-04-2010, 09:53 AM   #30
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Isnt the bushing captive once its assembled? or does it snap on
It snaps on like at the shifter side...a ball and socket setup (usually why they sometimes pop off when abused)...

I'm gonna use large washers/shims on either side of the bushing to keep it in place...
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