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Originally Posted by Rodsrsr View Post
Do yourself a favor and throw that weltmeister in the trash ASAP. It is junk. It can actually cause damage to your gearbox. I had one with the same issues in a freshly built 915. My mechanic warned me not to install it. I finally took it out (after numerous missed shifts and extremely hard shifting) and replaced it with a factory short shift kit. Problem fixed!
I'm with ya- I took it to my mechanic today, paid him $300 to adjust things and get it working "right" and, although the throws are short as advertised, it's definitely not as smooth as the stock shifter- and, because it's so stiff, it encourages you to "slam" it into gear. I think I'll switch back to the original after a few drives if my impression doesn't change. Thanks for the input.
Old 11-19-2007, 07:36 PM
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