Aftermarket Shifters - Pontiac GTO Forum
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 12-23-2004, 10:06 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Aftermarket Shifters

I have traded in my 1969 Camaro (381 SBC that ran 11.28 @ 121...4 Speed) as a deposit and will finish the deal with a 04 Jeep Liberty for a 2005 Midnight Blue M6 GTO. The dealer gave me a decent locked in price of just over $31K with chromed wheels. After recently driving an 04 M6, the shifter was comfortable, but definitely not setup for banging gears. Knowing gear boxes inside and out (my T-10 had 9310 nickel gears w/face tooth engagement & could be shifted clutchless), I was wondering, what everyone has been using for an aftermarket shifter upgrade..B&M Ripper??, Hurst??? I do not want to miss a gear, and bend a synchro. Years of racing and rebuilding taught me that the synchros are delicate, and once bent, are junk. Therefore, I would like the best shifter possible.

What is the best one based on your experience? Which one would you not recommend? Also, does anyone have a setup with a 3/8-16 threaded "normal size" ball and not the HUGE 16mm cue ball?
Costanza is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Pontiac GTO Forum > GTO Forum Help > Test Forum

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Pontiac GTO Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome