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Anyone have a Custom Manual Shift Knob

Discussion in '5 Lug' started by 95SLE, Dec 19, 2012.

  1. Dec 19, 2012 at 1:00 PM
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    95SLE

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    Looking for ideas to install a different shift knob. Anyone have a custom knob? If you do would you post up a pic.
     
  2. Dec 19, 2012 at 1:10 PM
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    FreidTaco

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    I made this one back in hs for my '91 toyota pickup. Made from a scrap aluminum that we had poured into a cylinder shape

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    I added knurling on it but managed to hit the top half twice offset so it was smoother than the bottom half. fits your hand amazing.


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  3. Dec 19, 2012 at 4:59 PM
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    95SLE

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    Nice. I like the look.
     
  4. Jul 29, 2013 at 10:56 AM
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    MikeTaco

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    Resurrecting an old thread, hope autos are ok; I have an FJ cruiser shift knob on mine.
     
  5. Jul 29, 2013 at 11:04 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    Cool, was checking those out in the showroom when we bought the wife's RAV4. FJ auto knob is very cool looking...and tall too.
     
  6. Jul 29, 2013 at 11:23 AM
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    MowTaco

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    I had a revolver barrel one from walmart for awhile but I broke it trying to keep it on there tightly. A friend and I have made a few beer tap ones too
     
  7. Jul 30, 2013 at 7:31 AM
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    Look in my pics and you will see it, I thought it came out good
     
  8. Jul 30, 2013 at 7:35 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    I think so too, real good. First thing I noticed in the showroom was how good the perforated pattern would gel with the door panels and dash bezel..............
     
  9. Jul 30, 2013 at 11:16 PM
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    It's on the same shorty shift lever I used on my Gen 1 Taco for 17 years. It fit perfectly on my 2012.
     
  10. Feb 8, 2014 at 12:31 PM
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