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SHORT Shift Kit

I am debating a short shift kit for my truck. Techs will it wear the syncros out? etc

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like a short throw? as long as your not grindin em i don see why it would. Works great on mine

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dose the short shift kit make much of a diff?
where can I find one and how much?

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it cuts the shift throw in half. i cant ever remeber the name it like midwest trans or somethin

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wow, in half? deff gonna have to look in to this.

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curios on where to get one and how much. all i could find were for the stangs
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its like 225 shipped

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it just seems to me the quicker u shift shorter throw then the syncros would wear faster ?? not sure but i think i will be purchasing one

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No it doesn't affect the synchros.. but I've heard AWESOME things about the short throws for our trucks. I've heard they cut down the throw by 60% and make finding the next gear MUCH easier. Sounds like a solid investment for me. **** those automatics!
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