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Old 02-22-2005, 02:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have a 5-speed 528i 98'...has anyone cut there shifter down? and how much did you cut off?
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Old 02-22-2005, 09:16 PM   #2 (permalink)
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why would you cut your shifter down?
just buy a short shifter from ebay, it will definitely make it easier and faster to shift without you being homo and cutting your shifter down
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why would you cut your shifter down?
just buy a short shifter from ebay, it will definitely make it easier and faster to shift without you being homo and cutting your shifter down
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Erm... after reading a few reviews of short shift kits most people say that they don't really make a great deal of difference.

Also I fail to see the connection between cutting down your gearstick and being gay!
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That pic of his hippo is pretty gay, I can see the correlation in that.
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you have to buy a kit... you cant just cut down the shifter. You might be able to a shifter from a different BMW Model to shorten the throw
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ahh comon, hippos can't be gay! but it's much smarter to go ahead and get a short shifter.
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