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Old 10-10-14, 12:18 PM   #421
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Estomax, does that one actually work?
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Old 10-10-14, 01:45 PM   #422
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yes it does,i actually took it apart again because it was an inch too far forward. The new setup will be even simpler, simply cut the stock shifter holder and put it down on posts, no S bracket needed like i welded up. Still have the weld the pivot to turn around though. i'll post more info once i get it working nicely

one side effect i did notice is that the shifter gates are slightly paralleogram instead of H pattern, gate 1 is closer to 3 than gate 2 is to 4. but that is barely noticeable.

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Old 10-10-14, 02:31 PM   #423
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well when you get it all cleaned up, have you considered selling these adapters?
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Old 10-15-14, 09:11 PM   #424
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EsTomax that looks pretty good! We have the same shifter placement issues in the e36 chassis with this engine and trans combo.
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Old 10-18-14, 11:06 AM   #425
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so this is what i ended up with and happy with. i forgot to take exact measurements before installing it again so i'll try to get some numbers. basically though i had to extend the u joint two inches from the sleeve that the spring pin attaches to the shifter input shaft.

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Old 10-24-14, 07:01 PM   #426
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I appreciate your efforts dude great idea, just needs a little finesse in the visual department. Other than that you've solved the ubiquitous "too long tranny" issue
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Old 10-27-14, 08:51 PM   #427
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Hey what's the actual measurement for the new setup I'm planning on putting it into a mkiv supra
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Old 10-27-14, 10:21 PM   #428
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sorry been putting off playing with the car for a bit, I took some measurements and they all ended up being right on inch marks. it is not super important to be down to the 1/16th accurate while making this, as the u joints allow lots of play. the materials can all be had at home depot too lol. 1/2 inch hollow steel rod and I think 1/2 inch square aluminum tubing.

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Old 10-28-14, 06:04 PM   #429
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Thanks for the information I will be running one in my mkiv supra how does it drive. I think I will be buying the collins stage 4 kit
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I was estimating around 2500 for the parts for the swap, anyone come close or under this?
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did you do the MKIV 6spd tunnel swap or will you?
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Old 11-04-14, 01:38 PM   #432
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Estomax I cant work with metal at all. and with something like this I would rather buy an adapter.
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Old 11-04-14, 03:18 PM   #433
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remember if you have a 95-97 5 speed with the tripod shifter you already have the "6 speed tunnel" in your SC.
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Hi All,

I just read up on this thread and I would like to add my input. Please feel free to review it, revise it, etc.

This is a running Bill of Materials needed for a CD008 or CD009 6 speed from z33 350z to 1uz sc400.
-CD009 Z33 Trans from 2005+ 350z/g35 $600-$1000
Keep factory engine/bellhousing mounting bolts!

-Collins trans adapter $300
http://collinsadapters.com/index.php...ter-plate.html

Collins trans mount $175
http://collinsadapters.com/index.php...and-mount.html

Collins pilot bearing adaptor $55
http://collinsadapters.com/index.php...g-adapter.html

Collins Clutch Release Bearing adapter $105

Collins 1 piece driveline using slip yoke from nissan titan 4x2, 1350 u joints and 4 bolt flange/saddle $450

Collins Driveshaft to diff adapter $145

Collins Tilton and PowerTrain components Twin disc clutch w/ ARP hardware $1085

Use factory Toyota Auto flex plate

New Toyota pedal assemblies, includes MC and res $469
http://www.driftmotion.com/SC300-SC4...t-p/dm1694.htm

Lexus OEM 5 speed shift console $60
http://www.luxurymods.com/sc300shiftboot.aspx
350z Nissan slave cylinder


SS clutch line $40
What length? What ends?

Speedometer Pickup:
Dakota Digital Speed Interface
SGI-5 ? $85
-------OR---------
Speed Healer
http://www.healtech-electronics.com/products/sh/

-Redline MT-85 fluid


SC430 Diff 3.27 Ratio

So you can definitely get it all done for under $4,000 including shipping/freight and odds/ends/bits/bobs/etc.
I would say closer to $3500, maybe $3000 depending on the price of the transmission/slave/shifter/




The source for this info is from this craigslist ad's author. Unknown.
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Old 12-15-14, 02:24 PM   #435
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Hoke shifter adapter/shift extension mod $200

http://hokeperformance.squarespace.c...-shifter-mount

http://hokeperformance.squarespace.c...ter-relocation

This should sort out all of your shifter issues without any of this wacky-wonky-welded-hoop-a-joop craziness.
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