Verdict Motorsport Shift Bushings

I read about these on VWVortex and thought I'd give them a go.

They're a solid CNC machined aluminium bush to replace the stock rubber ones on the gear shift bracket.

New on the left, old on the right:

They go here (looking down from the right-hand side of the engine bay, under the airbox:

10 minutes with a 13mm socket and:

I was somewhat sceptical about whether they'd made any difference but for $24 US delivered I thought I'd give them a go.

And guess what? They DO make a difference! My gear change is more precise feeling and that notchiness I had in second has gone.

Definitely worth a go!

$22 US for aluminium, $24 US for anodised including delivery.

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You have to email them for Paypal details for international delivery but they respond quickly and delivery was only a few days.