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Old 12-02-2004, 10:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I just wanted to get a few other peoples word on this. Which of you guys are running a short throw shift in your car and what brand and percentage did it reduce it. Plus how does the shift feel. I've heard really good about the B&M short shift, and there only in the low $100-$140 range, and haven't heard anything about the one in BAV Auto's book or other brands.

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Old 12-02-2004, 11:31 AM   #2 (permalink)
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is a short throw shifter really needed!!!
i'd get the bavauto 1.. but a lot of people would dissagree!!
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it's needed when you actually have real mods on the car.. orrr, maybe it's just somethin of personal preference... either way, on other cars i've owned it makes the shifts a lot nicer
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Please do a search.. there is a very very long topic on this elsewhere... and it has good info on it...

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gonna put one in when I get the money but as for brand, not sure yet

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