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Shift Knobs

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by Drunknsloth, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. Jan 6, 2011 at 9:25 PM
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    Drunknsloth

    Drunknsloth [OP] Indffrnce will be the fall of manknd but who cares

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    I'm looking to upgrade the interior look of my 6-speed. Any suggestions on shift knobs that are simple and aren't hella expensive? I'm looking for something either black or a dark gunmetal like color. I'm trying to stay away from chrome.
     
  2. Jan 6, 2011 at 9:27 PM
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    BEEFY_CHEESY_TACO

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    sub'd. also interested in what people have on this.
     
  3. Jan 6, 2011 at 9:29 PM
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    TACK

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    I got the rally stripe in gray from them and I really like it. Prices are from about $30 to $60.
     
  4. Jan 6, 2011 at 9:31 PM
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    Drunknsloth

    Drunknsloth [OP] Indffrnce will be the fall of manknd but who cares

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    Hmm... They look nice...
     
  5. Jan 6, 2011 at 9:34 PM
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    gpend5.7sport

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    too damn many
    i know icon makes shift knobs for tundras and fj's not sure for the tacos
     
  6. Jan 6, 2011 at 9:35 PM
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    06indigoink

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  7. Jan 6, 2011 at 10:30 PM
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    jmg256

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    Might be more than you'd like to spend, but very nice...I like the abrams and leopard models from the classic series in satin or gun metal

    http://www.twmshiftknobs.com/

    Someone was trying to sell one here a few weeks ago
     
  8. Jan 6, 2011 at 10:33 PM
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  9. Jan 6, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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  10. Jan 6, 2011 at 10:57 PM
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    This is mine, leather w/ TRD..they make it for manual as well

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  11. Jan 7, 2011 at 12:09 AM
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    ouyin2000

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    Except the one for manual only comes in 5 gear pattern, not 6. And the auto one is the wrong size.
     
  12. Jan 7, 2011 at 5:49 AM
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    I made one out of a cue ball. Feels good and only cost $.64.
     
  13. Jan 7, 2011 at 5:55 AM
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    Little spendy-but nicely weighted and balanced. Very comfortable. You can get it blanked or engraved with the shift pattern as well.
     
  14. Jan 7, 2011 at 6:09 AM
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    So I'm assuming the manual and auto shift rods are threaded the same? I've got an auto and the factory knob is okay, but I'd like to make a change.
     
  16. Jan 7, 2011 at 6:20 AM
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    i have this and love it. plus it was the cheapest i could find anywhere. plus it's made for our bolt size and thread pitch. no set screws...

    MonsterKnobs
     
  17. Jan 7, 2011 at 7:28 AM
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    503TRD... where did you get your shift knob at!? I can't seem to find one that isnt a manual
     
  19. Jan 7, 2011 at 7:48 AM
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    503TRD

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    I got it off JDMpit.com..It was $100, but it was a sketchy website, they never gave me a confirmation after I ordered and long story short I ended up disputing the charges. But 2 weeks later it showed up..lol, I've seen in out eBay before for way cheaper, I would check there! It's a sick shift knob
     
  20. Jan 7, 2011 at 9:24 AM
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    Drunknsloth

    Drunknsloth [OP] Indffrnce will be the fall of manknd but who cares

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    How did you go about making it? What tools did you use? I like the idea of making one myself.
     
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