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Anyone know of or have a good, used, stock console bucket and linkage for a 68 XR7?
The constant adjusting of the B&M cable shifter is a constant pain. Thanks.
 

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:confused: My B&M cable has been on for 6 years...had to adjust it only once.
 

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I agree, somethings not right. Usually the shifters come with a 5 ft cable that has been too short for at least 2 different kinds of cars of mine. I order the 8ft cable so the install has large gradual.bends. does your shifter bind at all/ tough to move? Might need longer cable.
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I went with the 6' cable, the 5' seemed to short to get the gradual curves.
 

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the real problem with b/m and hurst is they were designed for a th 350/th400 gm trans---i had similar problems with a c-6 trans a few years ago---get under the car and disconnect the cable---measure from some rigid point all the lengths of the trans detents---do the same with the shifter--you'll see that one detent is short and one is too long on the shifter---a carbide burr on a dremmel will fix the short throw and you'll have to get someone to put a spot of weld to shorten up the long stroke--there are some speciality trans/shifter people who make shifters for the ford detent pattern
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