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Jan 14, 1:40am - #5780 
difficult of installing TRD SS

Just got it but I am debating on whether I should install it ot let my dad's dealer do it. I looked at the install section, looks pretty simple and clean, but I want someone's opinion. How hard is it to install? How long does it take? Are there any bad parts to it, such as things that are a b*tch to take on or off or something? And should I be able to install it myself or no?


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Jan 13, 2:01pm - #5781 
Do it yourself, nothing should be too difficult. The install should only take about 45 minutes.

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Jan 13, 2:05pm - #5782 
do it yourself...easy install...nothing like the satisfaction on doing something yourself... thumbsup


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Jan 13, 3:30pm - #5783 
How do pop off the top piece? This is the first thing I want to know how to do without breaking or damaging anything even the slightest bit...
I have a carbon fiber trim, that doesn't affect anything does it?


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Jan 13, 3:48pm - #5784 
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Jan 13, 5:16pm - #5785 
Hope this helps bro... thumbsup

http://www.newcelica.org/other/installs/trdshortshifter/index.htm
http://www.newcelica.org/other/installs/b&mshifter/index.htm

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Jan 13, 5:35pm - #5786 
I just installed mine today and it took about 1 hour. The only difficult thing is the push on lock washer. That is a bitch to get off other than that it is simple. Good luck and enjoy.

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