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Old 05-01-2008, 07:05 AM   #5
blue2000s
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Join Date: Mar 2006
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Originally Posted by insite
hijack - how do you like the 997 setup?
The 997 shifter is nice in that it's about half way between the stock 986 and the B&M. The shifts are shorter and feel more mechanical, but not as much so as the B&M. It's not nearly as notchy as the B&M, which, when cold, was a real annoyance.

Clearly, this transmission will never be as nicely weighted and flickable as a Miata or S2000, but the 997 shifter at least makes it feel like a sports car while still being easy to get into gear.
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