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Boomba Racing Short Shift Transmission Adapter

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Easily shorten throws and increase shifter feel with our short shift transmission adapter!
 


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I just installed this like a half hour ago: are you guys sure it's a 20% reduction and not 90%? [:)] Seriously, the travel to 2nd, 4th and 6th gears is like a fingernail. 1st, 3rd and 5th gears are much shorter, too. It's going to take a while to get used to this. Definitely recommend removing the battery tray to do this but it's a really straightforward install. For reference I have both bushing sets installed as well.

In regards to reverse, though, it feels like there's a lot more resistance but it's a much more negative feel. Is this common?
 


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I just installed this like a half hour ago: are you guys sure it's a 20% reduction and not 90%? [:)] Seriously, the travel to 2nd, 4th and 6th gears is like a fingernail. 1st, 3rd and 5th gears are much shorter, too. It's going to take a while to get used to this. Definitely recommend removing the battery tray to do this but it's a really straightforward install. For reference I have both bushing sets installed as well.

In regards to reverse, though, it feels like there's a lot more resistance but it's a much more negative feel. Is this common?
Late response but the added resistance going into reverse is a added symptom of the shorter lever/throw. The shorter the level/throw, the more force it'll take to engage a gear. Typically, we recommend our heavier Boomba shift knobs to help counteract the requirement of increased force for engaging gears with a short throw shifter.
 


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Boomba, not sure if this had been asked before, how come installing this adaptor doesn't require uninstalling battery+ecu require from the bushing? i thought they are in the same area?
 


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Boomba, not sure if this had been asked before, how come installing this adaptor doesn't require uninstalling battery+ecu require from the bushing? i thought they are in the same area?
The adapter is located to the left of the battery box/ecu. By removing the air box and intake hose, you can reach the shifter arm without having to remove anything else.
 


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so the bushings are right below the battery?
For the bushings, yes the battery box and ECU do have to be removed. For just the transmission bracket, just the airbox and intake hose needs to be removed.
 




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