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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (dcvento)

I have a eurosport cold air intake system for 150.00 looks brand new too. It was on my car for like 4 months.
 

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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (ventorider)

Well if you want a really cheap short shift kit, make it yourself. You don't have to be very handy to figure it out. You should be able to find flat bar (3/16x1") at Home Depot etc. Remove the shift linkage piece that runs front to back on the car, it has two bends in it and a pin with a clip in one end and a bolt on the other. Bend the new piece to match the shape of the original one, this could be the only tough part if you don't have a way to heat up the metal. Cut the new piece 1" longer than the original piece and drill a hole in the new piece the same distance from the end as the old piece, now 1" longer. You can try other lengths and mulitple holes, just be sure not to go to long as you will hit the side of the tranny case if it is too long.
I have been trying to locate a picture of the past I am talking about but with little success. If someone can post a picture, I'm sure it will be much clearer what I am talking about.
Give it a coat of some nice paint and no one will know you made it yourself for about $5
Andrew


[Modified by GM2VW, 2:17 PM 11-27-2001]
 

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Paul on here produces a high quality heat shiled for under 100 bucks. It is a good sheild, and is helping a local vortexer too

DO a search for his user name "Paul"
 

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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (RENNSPORT_Passalt)

thanks guys but i think hkk735 is sending me a carbon fiber heatsheild for FREE!!!
 

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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (dcvento)

FREEEEEE??? can I do that? Just kidding. Does he make'em?
 

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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (Gazabomb)

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FREEEEEE??? can I do that? Just kidding. Does he make'em? [HR][/HR]​
ok-free cause i was gona make him a scooby scooped cf hood for his jet-but we couldnt get the scoop just how he wanted it-so this is a consolation prize

but yeah- i make em http://****************.com/smile/emthup.gif
 

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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (dcvento)

yeah but C/F wont protect from heat( the job of a heat shield...) but it looks killer!
 

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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (Gazabomb)

yeah and hes making a new batch you might want to im him
 

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Re: where to buy cheap heatshield and short shift kit for 2.0 (RENNSPORT_Passalt)

quote:[HR][/HR]yeah but C/F wont protect from heat( the job of a heat shield...) but it looks killer![HR][/HR]​
how would cf not protect from heat?
 
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