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    Momo Knob Install

    Yo,

    How do you get the factory knob off the boot? HELP. ASAP.

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    unscrew the stock knob then just pull it off. you wont break anything

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    Momo knob

    Thanks iceWRX. I get a little paranoid about pulling or ripping. Got all done installing the Kartboy STS and couldn't put my new Momo shift knob on...!@#$%.

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    no problem. what momo knob did you get?

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    While we're on it, I just installed a Momo knob and it looks pretty sweet and whatnot, but once I unscrewed the STi knob I used to have and got the plastic out, it felt like the boot would just fall down eventually. Is there a plastic type thing to keep the leather attached to the base of the Momo knob?
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    great knob dsel. i got the sameone myself. i couldn't be happier.

    PKer on this board had the idea of putting a few rubber bands around the shifter lever to keep the shift boot from dropping. i have yet to try this, but it seems like it will work very well.
    Last edited by iceWRX; 05-28-2003 at 05:39 PM.

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    Thanks. I'm going to try that right about now.

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    I have the same shifter knob. Just took the threaded aluminum collar off and wedged the boot onto the threaded part of the knob. A super tight fit, but it took less than a minute to wedge it on there. Just be gentle. Hasn't come loose in about a year.

    If you still want the aluminum collar on there, then I guess just rubber bands or electrical tape on the handle the prop it up like dsel says.
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    Options Auto Salon sells some sort of collar with their Momo knobs and shift boots. Were did you guys get you shift knobs? Price? Anyone know were to get Momo e brake handles?
    Last edited by Wright; 06-22-2003 at 08:16 AM.

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    Originally posted by Wright
    Options Auto Salon sells some sort of collar with their Momo knobs and shift boots. Were did you guys get you shift knobs? Price? Anyone know were to get Momo e brake handles?
    www.subydude.com sells some momo knobs for good prices plus free shipping.

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    Momo E-Brake handles, I cant find them! Help

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    Originally posted by Wright
    Momo E-Brake handles, I cant find them! Help
    found the handles here http://store.yahoo.com/ltbmotorsport/hanhanboot.html

    only problem is they dont say they fit the wrx.

    also www.kastleskorner.com has them as well.
    Last edited by iceWRX; 06-25-2003 at 07:01 AM.

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