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    confused Trying to change my knob.....

    I'm trying to change my gearstick as the orginal is worn, I have a complete unit but it is for a later model Vec C....does anyone know if it's possible to just pull the old knob part off without changing the plastic stem part???

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    You Should Be Able To Knock Your Knob Of With A Hammer&chisel(ouch)leaving The Lift Up Collar And Gater Alone

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    Thanks for that I'll give it a go.........maybe in the morning thou...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Snoddy View Post
    Thanks for that I'll give it a go.........maybe in the morning thou...
    what the hammer and chisel. sick man !!!

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    just changed mine 2 weeks ago .get a hammer and i used a chubby flat blade screw driver put it 2nd gear and a couple of taps either side and off it comes

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    Tried quite a few taps but ain't budged at all......mine is the part leather part chrome stick on a Elegance..is that the same? Don't wanna go mad just incase.........

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    its a bit harsh but you have to keep hitting it .make sure the screw driver is going up inside the knob if you no what i mean .its the metal piece inside the knob that you are trying to whack off

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