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View Poll Results: Do you have 2nd Gear Grind, what's your shifter?
OEM 75 28.96%
OEM Hurst 75 28.96%
Aftermarket 49 18.92%
No 60 23.17%
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Old 02-15-2012, 11:23 AM   #1
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Do You Have 2nd Gear Grind?

I'm curious about something, so I'm doing a poll. Please vote.


EDIT: If you have an aftermarket shifter, please say which brand in your post.
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Old 02-15-2012, 11:24 AM   #2
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I have it, but not as bad as some of the videos I have seen by others. I have the MGW Shifter

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Old 02-15-2012, 11:39 AM   #3
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you should add a "no" option. I dont have the grind. unless its pointless as to what you are getting at
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Old 02-15-2012, 11:41 AM   #4
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Added it. But mostly I'm trying to see if its a specific shifter that causes the grind.
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Old 02-15-2012, 12:01 PM   #5
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It has only happened maybe twice to me, and it wasnt bad. I noticed after I had the grind, i was kinda dazing out while driving. I refocused, pushed the clutch in al the way and was good. I have 11k miles on the car.
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Old 02-15-2012, 12:31 PM   #6
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Had it with OEM and with aftermarket.
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Old 02-15-2012, 12:49 PM   #7
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Yes. Have it with OE and with the aftermarket Hurst.
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Old 02-15-2012, 12:51 PM   #8
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Yup. OEM hurst, here.
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Old 02-15-2012, 02:11 PM   #9
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MGW here and I have it... only rarely though. Had it stock too.... Hope this helps.....
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Old 02-15-2012, 02:43 PM   #10
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Did it when stock...doing it with aftermarket.
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Old 02-15-2012, 04:34 PM   #11
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oem hurst. 2nd gear only at high rpms
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Old 02-15-2012, 08:54 PM   #12
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Aftermarket Hurst.
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:14 PM   #13
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Yes. Have it with OE and with the aftermarket Hurst.
Same thing here. My grind is happening less often though.
A good way to completely avoid the grind is to briefly move the shifter to neutral before going to 2nd. Obviously, this isn't the best way to shift in performance driving but it works nice during normal street cruising. I never had a grind using this method.
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Old 02-16-2012, 08:49 AM   #14
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No grind at all with 38,000 miles spirited driving. MGW shifter installed at 10,000 miles.
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