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    Default Yay! for TWM!

    Just installed there "Desert Eagle" shift knob. It really cleaned up my shifting! Shifts are a million times smoother, plus the stainless finish feels like butter underneath my hand. So happy with this 100 dollars!



    I also have the speed source bushings, stainless clutch line, new OEM clutch slave and master cylinder, spec stage IV unsprung clutch, RC alltrac transmission, and the TWM short shifter.

    I'm in love with shifting, finally!

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    Woops, need to turn the knob a bit more, logo's not center

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    pssstt ricer exscuses for not being able to shift fast enough.

    But all and all looks good.
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    We'll see what you think of that stainless knob after it's been sitting in direct sunlight for a few hours
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    Quote Originally Posted by hobbie2k
    We'll see what you think of that stainless knob after it's been sitting in direct sunlight for a few hours
    lol, thats why i went with my trd leather shift knob with my twm short shifter.

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    Thats what the leather pouch is for

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    Quote Originally Posted by burnyd
    pssstt ricer exscuses for not being able to shift fast enough.

    But all and all looks good.
    adding one and half pounds to your shift knob is an amazing thing

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    yes it is. i have almost the same mods as you. but i made my own short shift out of a 6th gen shifter and i have a sparco knob. my shifting is ok but 2nd to first is a pain. especially while autocrossing. i didnt open my rc box before i put it in though. im also running a southbend full face sprung clutch.

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    Isn't a no spring clutch a little rough on the trans for a street car?

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    yeah, and your foot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by andy10889
    yeah, and your foot.

    gt4rcdude Isn't a no spring clutch a little rough on the trans for a street car?
    No, and No! The spec clutch is lighter then factory (but very comparable). This is my second one, first one was a Spec stage II that I got at least 50k miles on ( not sure, have think about it), both use the same pressure plate.

    The throw of the pedal is the same, but there is a smaller engagement point. I have around 10k daily driven miles in Portland on it, not a complaint in the world!

    I would let most people test drive it out in a parking lot

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    I have all the speed source pieces in mine with a TWM shortshifter.. the difference from a stock car is phenomenal.

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    Buy a knob, you wont regret it! Plus its height adjustable, which is neat.

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    i have a momo f16 titanium knob in my car, with the stock shifter, its ok, i bought it mainly because of the looks. that twm knob does look sexy.

    i was thinking about getting the short shifter kit... how hard is it to install?

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    They provide fantastic directions, its a breeze.

    If you get the short shifter, you've gotta get the knob. I cant explain it, you just have to experience it!

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    Usually with the short shifter, you will need more effort to change the gear.
    With weighed shift knob, it makes you shift using less effort.
    I have the same SS shift knob.
    I have no problem changing the gear using 2 fingers.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sean
    Just installed there "Desert Eagle" shift knob. It really cleaned up my shifting! Shifts are a million times smoother, plus the stainless finish feels like butter underneath my hand. So happy with this 100 dollars!



    I also have the speed source bushings, stainless clutch line, new OEM clutch slave and master cylinder, spec stage IV unsprung clutch, RC alltrac transmission, and the TWM short shifter.

    I'm in love with shifting, finally!
    Hi Sean,

    The shift knob looks great, glad to see you enjoy it

    Thanks for the pic.

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    Wait, I've got better pictures then that

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    wait wait, you mean to tell me a shift knob improved your shifting? Uhh shift knobs dont change the way the car shifts, I'm guessing it just has a better feel when you shift lol but still looks very nice

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    it looks soo purty

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    Quote Originally Posted by celicaGT90_05
    wait wait, you mean to tell me a shift knob improved your shifting? Uhh shift knobs dont change the way the car shifts, I'm guessing it just has a better feel when you shift lol but still looks very nice
    Shift knobs can change height, throw and balance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Murgatroy
    Shift knobs can change height, throw and balance.
    Well true, it's never made a difference for me although the stock knob on my ranger was about the same size as the ones I use now lol

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