Shift lever problems

Brett Dikeman brett at
Fri Aug 16 21:57:02 EDT 2002

At 5:25 PM -0700 8/16/02, <greg-list at> wrote:

>I found the collar but I'm not sure what bolt your referring to yet.  There
>is like a plastic cap on the top and in the middle of my the
>bolt under the cap, if so how did you remove the cap?  My collar feels
>secure although there is a little tiny bit of play up and down.  On the
>bottom of the linkage where it turns and goes into the tranny there is
>another bolt, is this the bolt you tightened?  My bolt is sticking out a few
>threads but does not feel loose to me.  Should I try to tighten this lower

Greg- look for the shaft coming out the side of the transmission.
Around this shaft is a black collar/arm with a bolt in it.

That's the bolt I'm talking about...i think its 13mm, not sure about that.

If it doesn't tighten at all even with your fingers, its not the problem.

I'll try and get a picture in the AM.  I'm in the middle of engine
coolant system flush number...oh, lets see...5? :-)

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