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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-27-2002, 08:49 PM Thread Starter
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Angry AOD shifter blocks cd insert/romoval

when I had the cd player in the 5spd Stang, there was no problem because the shifter was shorter and a little further out.
With the AOD, the shifter handle is right in the freakin' way. It's impossible to get a cd in/out with it in park. I have to at least move it to the neutral position(cd player also has the fold down face).
ANybody else have this annoying problem?


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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-27-2002, 09:00 PM
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I had the same problem when I had an 88 LX 5.0 AOD. Just another excuse to get a 5 speed car

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-27-2002, 09:14 PM
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You can move the radio up, swap locations with the heat/ac controls.
Any custom shop should be able to do this. Might be $$$ but well worth it IMHO.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-28-2002, 04:45 PM
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you can do the swap, i got the most part of it done, now i just gotta rework it all to look good in the dash, as of now its just kinda sittin in there
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-29-2002, 01:29 AM
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you can also use the a/c vent location, seen a couple people do that and it didnt look too bad.

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