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Deadeye
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Sep 13, 1:50pm - #274039 
5th gen shortshifter

Does it exist?
And, if yes, where can i order it?

Also, i once read something about metal bushings for the shifter that would take away all the fiddle in the shiftstick...Does these exist to? And where could i get them?

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evilcel
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Sep 13, 2:06pm - #274040 
yes there are 2 short shifters that i know of, TRD and TWM. TRDs arent made anymore, TWMs are what most people seem to get. You could also cut your stock one down to size or throw in a 7th gen shifter.

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Sep 13, 2:21pm - #274041 
I have the TWM short shifter and I really enjoy it. it's a 60% decreas in the throw distance so it really does help out for the quickness in your shifting. I havn't been able to try the TRD one yet, but the rest of the TRD stuff around seems to work great... However, they'll charge you an arm and a leg for it.


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Deadeye
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Sep 13, 2:48pm - #274042 
big thanks for replies!
so i guess ill order a twm one then...

And what about these metal bushings ive heard about?

EDIT: It seems there are metal bushings with the short shifter pakage. Correct me if im wrong.

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Sep 14, 3:30pm - #274043 
the TRD one could be found cheaper online just that it's not a short shifter... it's a quickshifter. It shortens the throw but the stick is higher. I would get a shortshifter from TWM but it just doesn't seem like it's worth the $140+ for it.


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Deadeye
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Sep 14, 4:19pm - #274044 
well its a lot of money but reading about those babies and seeing that TWM shifter knob made my knees weak...

cant afford em now though...have to wait =/

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