Garagistic Solid Chassis Mounted Short Shifter

Garagistic Solid Chassis Mounted Short Shifter


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Garagistic Solid Chassis Mounted Short Shifter 

Note on stock status: We currently have all components in stock to make these. However, These are very custom and have tons of configurations.  In fact, there are nearly 676 different configurations possible. Its not possible to have every combo pre-made ready to go. Each one gets hand assembled to each customers specs. So ship time can be anywhere from 3 - 9 days. Please do not call/email within 30 seconds of placing the order to check status. These are worth the wait, we promise!

Are you looking for the ultimate in precision shifting and feel? Want to eliminate all slop in the shifter for that tactile mechanical feel and satisfying shift? Look no further than the Garagistic Solid Chassis Mounted Short Shifter! The Garagistic Solid Short Shifter requires no permanent modification to install and is the ultimate short shifter for your BMW! This short shifter provides several significant performance advantages over the factory shifter: less moving pars, stronger design, shorter shifts! It does this by simplifying the shifter system eliminating the need for the aluminum support piece commonly called the "shift carrier". By solid mounting the shifter pivot and base directly to the transmission tunnel this "shift carrier" can be eliminated, getting rid of two mounting points that require bushings thus reducing the points where slop or play can occur. This shifter paired with a Garagistic DSSR provides the most direct shifting experience possible with virtually no bushings or allowance for slop! Also by raising the pivot point of the shifter up to the trans tunnel height we have significantly shortened the shift distance at the knob. The shifting experience becomes tight, precise, and tactile, providing a definite feeling coming in and out of each gear. This aids in driver confidence and precision shifting especially when in a stress or race environment! With that said the shifter is still pleasant enough to be driven around every day. The Garagistic Chassis Mounted Short Shifter is made from solid billet aluminum and is available with a variety of stalk lengths and shift knob options. Customize your shifter just to your taste with the Garagistic Chassis Solid Mounted Short Shifter! 

This shifter must be run with poly or solid upgraded transmission bushings. 

Don't forget to pair this shifter with a DSSR! Check them out HERE

Features and specs:

  • Solid Billet aluminum construction
  • precision spherical bearing pivot point
  • No permanent modifications required for install!
  • Multiple shift stalk heights available (like OEM, Medium, Tall)
  • Multiple Shift knobs available (Delrin, Aluminum, Soft, Standard, Vintage, Tall)
  • Available with OEM style slot rod for compatibility with BMW OEM shift knobs (for short/ like OEM height option only)
  • Shift knobs available with recess for BMW shift pattern emblem - Emblems sold separately

Will this shifter fit my car? 

  • Will Fit on round transmission tunnel holes between 3 1/4" - 3 3/8" diameter
  • Fits Most BMW chassis such as: E30, E36, E46, Z3, E39, E34, and many more (some very early model cars will require some modification to the opening in order to properly install the shifter. Please check the opening size based on the dimensions provided above.) DOES NOT FIT E30 IX Models

How to use the threaded Adapter - for OEM Style Slot Option:

The threaded adapter converts our threaded Garagistic shift knob into an OEM style knob that clicks in place with the slot.

In order to install an OEM shift knob onto the shifter, the threaded Garagistic shift knob and adapter has to be removed.

Removal of the threaded adapter requires that you turn the Garagistic shift knob several times to expose about 4 or 5 threads of the adapter.

Then once the Garagistic shift knob has been threaded off this much, the shift knob (with the threaded adapter) will pull right off.

To install an OEM knob, simply click it down into place.

It is very important that the threaded shift knob is threaded off a little before pulling off of the rod. The last few threads are what tightens the shift knob + adapter down on the rod. 

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  • Brand: Garagistic
  • Product Code: Chassis-Solid-Mount-Shifter
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $225.00

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