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Old 05-04-2014, 06:02 PM   #1
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Default help with 89 mustang Gt 5.0

OK so I have a 89 mustang that I'm restoring now I just put a stock shifter plate and stock shifter in my mustang and it is loose and I can not get it tight to save my life any ideas of why is there certain bolts I need someone said 13 mm but there too big I'dk what to do please help??
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Old 05-04-2014, 06:03 PM   #2
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Now not the bolts from the plate to the trans the bolts that hold the shifter on
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Old 05-05-2014, 07:47 AM   #3
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Are the threads stripped out, or do you mean you don't have the correct bolt size?

Your talking about the 4 bolts that hold the shifter down to the tranny case?

Pics would help if I have this wrong.
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Old 05-05-2014, 11:14 AM   #4
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+1^^..pictures would be very helpful

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