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Unread 08-23-2014, 05:21 PM   #1
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2,4, and Reverse Gear popping out of gear.

Manual transmission popping out of gear in 2,4, and reverse. it's an 03 TJ has a 2" body lift 2" coil spacers. I know when i shift into those gears the center console gets moved around by the stick shifter hitting the console. I've read that you can move the console back about an inch by drilling new holes. Any other options or opinions...thanks.

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Unread 08-23-2014, 07:04 PM   #2
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Remove body lift

Move console back an inch

Remove shifter boot

Fab a shifter with a different bend in it

You choose. Moving the console is easy.
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Unread 08-23-2014, 07:33 PM   #3
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X2, get rid of that 2" body lift... they and their even worse 3" body lift cousins are nothing but problems.
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