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    Shifter rattling

    Getting a rattling sound from my shifter, mostly while cruising in 4th. Noise stops when you put your hand on the shifter... shifter bushings???

    Sounds very much like when you have a lot of loose change in the ashtray.
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    bump

    can anyone confirm this?
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    never mind, fixed.
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    What did you to fix it?
    Rather, what was wrong with it?
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    The linkage was just loose. Took it in and they tightened everything up. I was pretty convinced it was the bushing... shows how much I know
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    Meh. I would've guessed the BOV, but that's just me.

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    The only way I'll ever fix anything on my car, unless it's REALLY easy, is take it in.
    Unless of course, I become Tim the Toolman Taylor...which won't happen.
    Quote Originally Posted by GeneralGeeWhiz View Post
    One more of these pointless threads and im going to bash my face into the computer screen.
    There's no replacement for displacement. Except for a fat ass turbo!!!

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    what is the destinatino of the linkage what tools do you need and a quick run through please.

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    It takes about 10 seconds. You pop the trim around the shifter off (the whole plastic piece. Search for the walkthrough to install a new head unit, if you've never taken it off), and the shift linkage is the grey bar that splits and attaches to the shifter in a Y.

    You need a pair of wrenches to tighten it. That's literally all it takes.
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