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Old 08-26-2013, 07:03 PM   #1
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Shortening Steeda shifter throw

Been thinking about doing this for some time. I bought an inexpensive
12mm x1.25 thread die. I then finished threading the rest of the straight section of shift shaft, cut off almost 1.5" of excess and put it all back together. It feels better but I think I will get rid of the squishy bushings still to firm up the shift action even more.




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Old 08-26-2013, 07:15 PM   #2
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The solid bushings are amazing. Get them
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The solid bushings are amazing. Get them
I know that somebody mentioned them in here but I don't remember who sells them.
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Old 08-26-2013, 07:35 PM   #4
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James barone racing. There site is pretty easy to find stuff on.
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James barone racing. There site is pretty easy to find stuff on.
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They say they are for the st but they work great on the 5 speed. Their directions are close enough to work for you.
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They say they are for the st but they work great on the 5 speed. Their directions are close enough to work for you.
I just ordered a set, hopefully this fixes the shift feel. Can't go wrong with the price really either. Now I just need to order their rear sway bar
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The solid bushings are amazing. Get them
I'm assuming these will work well for a stock shifter too?
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I'm assuming these will work well for a stock shifter too?
Yes they will. They make everything more solid
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Yes they will. They make everything more solid
Ok cool. Thanks.

I'm thinking about doing the Steeda Bracket(can't justify the whole thing right now,) but I keep reading where people say it may feel kinda spongy.
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