Shifter threads? [depth, not pitch] - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum > Ford Focus Third Generation > MK3 Interior Mods & Upgrades

MK3 Interior Mods & Upgrades The place to chat about performance gauges, shifter knobs, custom interior paint, car seats or any interior upgrades for the 2012 Focus.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-02-2014, 06:28 PM   #1
Blackk0ala
Focus Rookie
 
Join Date: May 2014
Fan#: 162010
Location: Sandusky, OH
What I Drive: 2012 red 4dr SE

Posts: 6
FF Reputation: 1 Blackk0ala Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Shifter threads? [depth, not pitch]

So I'm going to be machining a weighted shift knob sometime in the next few weeks, but I want to sink it as low on the stock shifter as possible.

I know that the thread size is 12x1.25, but does anyone know how much thread there is? I found a grainy picture and think I came up with about 1" of thread, but if anyone had their shift knob off and could get a somewhat closer measurement for me, I'd greatly appreciate it!

[also if possible I wouldn't mind the diameter of the unthreaded shaft...I'm guessing it's somewhere around .500", but again...an actual number doesn';t hurt]

Thanks!!!


Blackk0ala is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-04-2014, 09:23 AM   #2
Theblueoval
Focus Enthusiast
 
Theblueoval's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Fan#: 119194
Location: Louisville, KY
What I Drive: 2012 Race Red 5Speed SE Sport Sedan

Posts: 356
FF Reputation: 1 Theblueoval Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I believe the thread is 1''. I'll measure it today when I shorten my stock shifter length. I can also measure the diameter or give you a rough estimate.
Theblueoval is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks
-->
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:34 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.