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Old 07-12-2004, 01:24 PM   #11
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Steeda is the way to go. I have had mine since Friday and I haven't wanted to stay home yet. I noticed a definite difference in the throw. A little tight right now till I break it in, but it feels much better. The hardest thing for me was the Knob. Loctite or something like it is holding that thing on. The rest was a piece of cake.
Congrats on your first MOD. Not a bad way to spend 100 bucks.
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I think I can do it my self but I just wanted a helping hand from someone that knows what they are doing. I just don't want to screw the shifter up and be stuck where I started the project at (my house or my friends). It should take like about an hour and a half shouldn't it?

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Steeda was a good choice.

It's not that hard to install, stock shift knob is a bit of a pain, revamp is right the instructions are horrible.
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I would go with Steeda. I love mine! I got a ZX3 though, not the SVT but I can't imagine there would be much difference between the 'feel' of the SVT one and the ZX3 one. Steeda has a very high reputation in this mod category.
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I got it installed this morning and had it done in under an hour. I was amazed at how simple it was to install. Took it for a short drive (got off work at 6am and had it done by a little after 7am) and it seemed wonderful. I am really impressed and due agree it is definitly worth the $100.

One question to those of you that installed the shorth throw. When you put the cables back on were they hard to get back on and did they make any kind of snap or pop when they went back on or did they just simply slide back on? I was a little concerned at the ease the cables slid on and there was no audible snap or pop when they went in. A friend of mine who deals with cars said that is common but I just wanted to verify.

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The cable on the right side goes on easily if you bend it the right way, maybe a little tug is necessary, but I don't remember any pop. The bottom one which you put on with the wrench probably had a little pop to it...considering it snaps in.
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