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Originally Posted by aston@ultrasw.c View Post
I have an 86 Carrera and I would like to move the shifter rearward but I can't afford a relocator kit at the moment.

So, is there any merit in removing the shift lever and bending it judiciously?

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You must be short armed like me! I hate the fact that in proper driving posture I have to lean forward to shift. I wasn't aware there was a relocation kit! But I intend to do exactly what you suggest, either bending the sucker, or replacing it with something else all together that I can reach. I've come to the conclusion that this is a common complaint. Maybe one of our machinists on the forum could produce a more effective shift lever alternative, maybe build a short shift kit into it?

Just my thoughts...

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Russell
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