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Just seen this on the EB Spares site

Short shift kit. | EB Spares News

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Well that would have saved me a few pounds over the mtech one.

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EB spares are 10 mins away from me so I reckon a quick trip is in order. Thanks for the heads up!
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Think I'll have one of those. Thanks for pointing that out
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Ditto I'm having one on those too when they come online.
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Ditto I'm having one on those too when they come online.

Forgot to say any ideas when these are available to purchase ?

I've dropped them a line to ask. Just hope it's not as long as it took them to get the coolant tanks out after the first announcement.
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Darnitt that's a good price. Lot cheaper than mtec. Still the mtec one is purple 😃
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Darnitt that's a good price. Lot cheaper than mtec. Still the mtec one is purple 😃
That has actually made me feel slightly better about my mtec

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Excellent, I'll certainly be trying one of these out
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I notice the EB Spares one doesn't seem to have a weight like the MTEC one, does anyone know if this will make much difference to the feel of the gear change?
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I notice the EB Spares one doesn't seem to have a weight like the MTEC one, does anyone know if this will make much difference to the feel of the gear change?

Short of testing them side by side I can't see how we could tell. And as the EB Spares variant is not out yet it would only be speculation at this point in time.
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I think it re-uses the standard shift weight.

I'm certain I read that on the EB Spares webpage a few days ago but the wording seems to have changed.
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you are correct it does re use the original counter weight.

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Thanks guys, I will keep an eye out for when they go on sale.
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Been driving around for the last 3 weeks testing out a pre-production adaptor in my GT JTDm (same gear change mechanism as the GTV for those that did not know). Once I got use to the shorter throw and slightly extra effort needed to engage each gear I found it much quicker to change gear and now would now not be without the adaptor. Will be fitting one of the production ones on my GTV as soon as I get the chance.

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Just waiting for them to be released now !!!
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Me too. Definitely my next purchase, unless something else comes along in the meantime lol
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Just ordered my kit, being delivered tomorrow. Not on the website yet but give them a call.
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Yeah good news there ready. I am popping over tomorrow to pick mine up, fingers crossed I will fit it before Xmas!
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Had an email confirm they are in stock and 38.50 plus vat

Not online yet but I'll be ordering mine tomorrow !!
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Has anyone fitted the production model yet? Think I'll be ordering one this week!
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Yes,yes but are they any good?
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Hopefully this does well for them,as then more chance of a 5speed version being produced
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Had an email confirm they are in stock and 38.50 plus vat

Not online yet but I'll be ordering mine tomorrow !!
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Fitted mine and drove up to leeds and back today (no missed beats either) I really like it, feels nice and compact and I like the mechanical feel to it. I didn't dislike the length of the previous throw, but much prefer this, makes it feel more like a sports car
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