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Unread 02-26-2010, 06:10 PM   #1
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I want to get rid of my annoying too big shifter boot, and get a simple gate (something like)



I know i'd probably have to make one, but would that be real hard?

I'd make it the same silver that the console is, so my entire dash would match for the most part.
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Hardest part would be getting it to line up with your true tranny gears correctly, and switching the shifter itself. Hard? not really, but time consuming? Probably more than its worth
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Why not instead get a short shifter which will look nicer than a gate IMHO.
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Why not instead get a short shifter which will look nicer than a gate IMHO.
the way the short shifters are for the 08's is that it is WAY too low (it's below my armrest now, and its stock. It's like 2 inches above the console with the short shifter. next to impossible to get to.
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Oh balls, that's pretty odd, sad to hear because short shifters are awesome.
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These guys are making a boot to replace the stock one on my blazer as it is probably the most disgusting thing I've ever seen. http://www.redlinegoods.com/shiftboot.htm
They don't appear to have your model in stock, but they will custom design one for free if you send in your stock boot and agree to make an installation guide.
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