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Jan 8, 8:29pm - #368839 
FINALLY! B&M ss! preview of gauges

eek i didn't realize how much i was missing out on.
install was simple, the hardest part was that stupid little retainer clip thing.

but WOW, the throw was wayyy shorter than the stock, i'm so not use to it at all.
first time i was like eek

i still can't get over how short the throw is.
best mod yet.

yea, the interior is filthy, gonna clean it tomorrow.

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Jan 8, 8:34pm - #368840 
got pics?


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Jan 8, 8:34pm - #368841 
Congrats Billy! Can't wait to get mine!! thumbsup


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i wanted to get the vac gauge because it constantly moves. more of a race feel i think
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Jan 8, 10:03pm - #368842 
gauges...
third is not in yet, still waiting for a freakin ac autotechnic gauge pod

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Jan 8, 10:33pm - #368843 
allright billy!! you'll love it even more once it gets broken in and the shifts come more smoothly thumbsup

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Jan 8, 11:52pm - #368844 
sweet mod bro! thumbsup


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Jan 9, 7:49am - #368845 
cool thumbsup

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Jan 9, 9:49am - #368846 
looks good, but i dont like the shift knob too much thumbsup


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Jan 9, 9:57am - #368847 
Lookin' good. I've been off the boards for awhile, no time at school, but Im home for Winter break. Last time I checked you had a WRX, what happened?


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Jan 9, 10:24am - #368848 
^ His Celi owned him... rice

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Jan 9, 11:12am - #368849 
B&M rocks thumbsup a must mod for your celi

like Caleb said, once you work it in it will be better

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Jan 9, 11:17am - #368850 
wow this whole time i thought you had one, good job tho youll love it


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Jan 9, 11:24am - #368851 
nice...i like thumbsup


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Jan 9, 12:24pm - #368852 
i cant wait to get mine but i think im going with twm because i like the length.

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Jan 9, 3:13pm - #368853 
anyone can tell me which one looks shorter and which one has actually shorter throws and smoother shifts?

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Jan 9, 3:16pm - #368854 
TWM = looks shorter
B&M = shorter throws


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Jan 9, 3:22pm - #368855 
anyone knows which one has smoother shifts?

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Jan 9, 3:29pm - #368856 
B&M has the shorter, smoother throw

TWM is just a short rod, does nothing.


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Jan 9, 3:55pm - #368857 
TWM makes it hard to shift and almost imposible to get into reverse, i would go for B&M, cant wait till i get mine

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Jan 9, 4:11pm - #368858 
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Jan 9, 4:46pm - #368859 
i just put my B&M in right after xmas, i love it! i can shift with the flick of the wrist and keep my elbow on the console now!

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Jan 9, 6:46pm - #368860 
I was thinking about doing that to my gagues does all the red make it hard to see and or look at when its night time?

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Jan 9, 6:47pm - #368861 
looks good... nice mod thumbsup


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Jan 9, 6:55pm - #368862 
nah, gauges are perfect


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Jan 9, 7:18pm - #368863 
I'm just curious. How does the B&M behave in neutral moving it side by side and up and down between any of the gears not engaging the transmission (not fully up or down just in the neutral position)?

By the way, Billy, I love your gauges. Reminds me of the A4 in my driveway. The only way to go in my opinion. Great job on all.

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Jan 9, 7:26pm - #368864 
what do you mean behave in neutral


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Jan 9, 8:01pm - #368865 
so you have Red leds, and the black face is that right ?

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Jan 9, 8:03pm - #368866 
correct


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Jan 9, 8:28pm - #368867 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
B&M has the shorter, smoother throw

TWM is just a short rod, does nothing.


ahah no, i had the twm side by side with stock and its longer on the bottom and shorter on the top


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Jan 9, 8:28pm - #368868 
I changed my headlight indicator light from green to red, it looks great. It would look perfect with your all red setup! thumbsup


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Jan 9, 8:39pm - #368869 
looks bad ass..i wish i had stick. frown

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Jan 9, 8:39pm - #368870 
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Jan 9, 8:46pm - #368871 
i am making my head light indicator blue to match the other blue.

and eric even though the twm has a longer bottom doesn't mean the throw could be shorter.
jameson went over this a while back, b&m supposedly had a shorter throw.


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Jan 9, 9:31pm - #368872 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
what do you mean behave in neutral

Like I said before, moving the stick side to side and up and down without engaging the transmission or clutch. How does it feel? When or where does the shifter move back into position when you push it all the way to the right side or left side? Is there a little play going into every gear without engaging the transmission?
Test it out.

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Jan 11, 11:35pm - #368873 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14

i am making my head light indicator blue to match the other blue.

and eric even though the twm has a longer bottom doesn't mean the throw could be shorter.
jameson went over this a while back, b&m supposedly had a shorter throw.


yeah it is, its longer on the bottom and the aluminum bushings raise up the assembly making the top have to move a shorter distance no matter what the length is even if you keep it at the height it was stock to get the same movement from the bottom half.


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Jan 11, 11:55pm - #368874 
yay!! lookin nice billy! I wanna see it finished!!! and hott night pic! looks sweet thumbsup


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Jan 12, 8:50am - #368875 
looks good...i'm def. gonna put a B&M in when i get my car thumbsup


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