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    Does the titanium piston style STI shift knob fit on the factory STI short shifter?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mckayskater
    Does the titanium piston style STI shift knob fit on the factory STI short shifter?
    the sti short shifter for the 5mt, yes it's the same threads as the standard shifter.

    The STI short shifter for the 6mt, no.

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    I just got the Titanium piston style knob and the threads are too big for the threads on the stock short throw shifter on my WRX. Do i have to take out the white plastic part on the stock knob to make the new one work?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mckayskater
    I just got the Titanium piston style knob and the threads are too big for the threads on the stock short throw shifter on my WRX. Do i have to take out the white plastic part on the stock knob to make the new one work?

    are you sure it's the OEM one? do you have pictures?

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    im pretty sure its the OEM one.
    Here are some pictures, lets hope the pictures work.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails knob 5.jpg   knob 6.jpg   knob 7.jpg  

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    wow hmph, I don't know what to say.

    That appears to be the 5Mt short shifter, my stock & short shifter when I had my 5mt were the same thread.

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