Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
FLOWMASTER
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Engine | Drivetrain | Powertrain Technical Discussions > V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6)


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 11-27-2009, 10:20 AM   #15
WLDMCDDDY
 
WLDMCDDDY's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 camaro
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: TEXAS
Posts: 69
Send a message via Yahoo to WLDMCDDDY
I installed the shifter on turkey day...Went well... The rubber boot gave me a fit, trying to install it back on... There's not alot of room up there, For us big boys... But I got it back on. Ran through the gears... shifter did well.. Started Camaro up, Off we went...shifted through all the gears as well... I did run the rod as far as it would go down though. I will probly go back and raise the shifter rod up some, due to a better comfort leve for mel. Did have some noise around 3200 -3500 RMPS, not really that noticeable. I may try the factory nob as well to see if there's a difference with it as well
I will try to post a VID of the Barton shifter shifting gears... soon. All in all, I like the shifter... It different than the stock shifter... Will just take some time getting use to new shifter...


Thanks, Barton Ind.
GREAT JOB...
now send me my endoresment fee... LMAO...Just kiddin....
WLDMCDDDY is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2009, 03:19 PM   #16
martman
MARTMAN
 
martman's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Orange, 2SS,RS, M6
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Port Charlotte, FL
Posts: 39
New Barton Ind. Shifter

Well guys I just installed the new Barton Short throw. I love it, love it. The install was clean and neat and the throw is soooooooo short and smooth. Dave you did it. Better than others for alot less money. Thanks.
martman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2009, 06:12 PM   #17
Phantom_LS3
 
Phantom_LS3's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro 2SS/2009 G8/1995 3000GT
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: New Orleans, LA
Posts: 189
HEY GUYS I HAVE 2 QUESTIONS BEFORE I BUY A SHORT THROW BECAUSE THIS WILL BE MY FIRST SHORT THROW. HOW BAD IS THE NOISE, DO THE NOISE COMES FROM THE SHIFTER SHACKING AND DO OTHER SHORT THROW MAKES NOISE ALSO? I'M GETTING READY TO PURCHASE A SHORT THROW AND I HAVE THE BARTON FOR MY FIRST CHOICE.
Phantom_LS3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2009, 10:15 PM   #18
Barton Industries
 
Barton Industries's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro SS
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Cortland NY
Posts: 437
Phantom_ls3- PM sent
Barton Industries is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-27-2009, 10:17 PM   #19
Slim2SS
Black Thunder
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: NJ
Posts: 184
Quote:
Originally Posted by Phantom_LS3 View Post
HEY GUYS I HAVE 2 QUESTIONS BEFORE I BUY A SHORT THROW BECAUSE THIS WILL BE MY FIRST SHORT THROW. HOW BAD IS THE NOISE, DO THE NOISE COMES FROM THE SHIFTER SHACKING AND DO OTHER SHORT THROW MAKES NOISE ALSO? I'M GETTING READY TO PURCHASE A SHORT THROW AND I HAVE THE BARTON FOR MY FIRST CHOICE.
I have no noise from my shifter at all in any gear or rpm range. (at least that I can hear) I have read a lot of posts on this site they mostly all say the short throws are noisey. it appears that some guys are adding dyno mat under the console to dampen the noise. I have a barton short throw and would recomend it to anybody.
Slim2SS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2009, 02:24 AM   #20
TAG UR IT
www.Camaro5store.com
 
TAG UR IT's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 ZL1 #705
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: SA, Texas
Posts: 26,594
Hrm...was thinking about Hurst. But....

I might be in. I'll let ya know by next week.
TAG UR IT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2009, 05:06 PM   #21
BlownSS

 
BlownSS's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro SS/RS
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Lincoln Nebraska
Posts: 1,758
Helped with the Install of JEFFNY09 today. The product is great quality......The install was not as bad as i thought except for that damn rubber boot. One word of advice is watch where everything lands......if it goes into the heatshield, it a chore to dig out. Since it wasnt my car, I didnt drive it but Jeff sways it is unbelievable!. I dod notice some rattle when his hand was on the shifter though. We instralled the pistol grip on his. I wish taht we could have adjusted the grip to sit just above the boot but couldnt figure out who to adjust it lower. Maybe we will take another stab another day.
__________________
2010 IOM SS/RS LS3, Hennessey HPE550 Polished Magnuson TVS2300 Supercharger. 3.4 Pulley. Kooks long tube headers / high flow cats. GHL Full exhaust. ZL1 Fuel Pump/ADM FPCM. MSW Bap. JRE ZL1 Race cam with new springs/pushrods/Trunion Upgrade. FIC 850cc injectors. ZR1 Map sensor. CAI Induction. JRE Tune.
BlownSS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2009, 07:38 PM   #22
Barton Industries
 
Barton Industries's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro SS
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Cortland NY
Posts: 437
billyjk7-Thanks for helping jeffny09 with the install. Yeah putting the the rubber boot back on is the hardest part of the whole install.
Barton Industries is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2009, 07:42 PM   #23
jeffny09


 
jeffny09's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 camaro
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: new york
Posts: 5,625
Send a message via AIM to jeffny09 Send a message via Yahoo to jeffny09
Quote:
Originally Posted by billyjk7 View Post
Helped with the Install of JEFFNY09 today. The product is great quality......The install was not as bad as i thought except for that damn rubber boot. One word of advice is watch where everything lands......if it goes into the heatshield, it a chore to dig out. Since it wasnt my car, I didnt drive it but Jeff sways it is unbelievable!. I dod notice some rattle when his hand was on the shifter though. We instralled the pistol grip on his. I wish taht we could have adjusted the grip to sit just above the boot but couldnt figure out who to adjust it lower. Maybe we will take another stab another day.
thanks again man

and u did figure it out!!! and i didnt twist it off this time lmao

Quote:
Originally Posted by Barton Industries View Post
billyjk7-Thanks for helping jeffny09 with the install. Yeah putting the the rubber boot back on is the hardest part of the whole install.
beautiful product
__________________
top 10 reason why real men drive stick.

10. A manual transmission is the ultimate in control
9. You can use automotive jargon and not sound like a total tool
8. You can't spell "manual" without "man"
7. Manual transmissions prove you can do more than one thing at a time
6. You can't drift in an auto
5. You can't pull fancy moves in an automatic
4. You get better fuel economy with a stick
3. You’ll never look like a chump if you can drive stick
2. Manual transmission cars are faster
1. Women like a guy who is good with his hands.

jeffny09 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2009, 09:32 PM   #24
BLACK10


 
BLACK10's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 CAMARO. 10.04@133mph, 1.4 60'
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Lafayette, Louisiana
Posts: 4,585
Quote:
Originally Posted by jeffny09 View Post
thanks again man

and u did figure it out!!! and i didnt twist it off this time
are you talking about screwing the boot collar up once you tighten the 4 set screws?
BLACK10 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2009, 09:45 PM   #25
Phantom_LS3
 
Phantom_LS3's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro 2SS/2009 G8/1995 3000GT
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: New Orleans, LA
Posts: 189
Quote:
Originally Posted by Slim2SS View Post
I have no noise from my shifter at all in any gear or rpm range. (at least that I can hear) I have read a lot of posts on this site they mostly all say the short throws are noisey. it appears that some guys are adding dyno mat under the console to dampen the noise. I have a barton short throw and would recomend it to anybody.
Thanks for the info.
Phantom_LS3 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2009, 11:23 PM   #26
jeffny09


 
jeffny09's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 camaro
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: new york
Posts: 5,625
Send a message via AIM to jeffny09 Send a message via Yahoo to jeffny09
Quote:
Originally Posted by BLACK10 View Post
are you talking about screwing the boot collar up once you tighten the 4 set screws?
we coul;d nt figure out why the pistol grip would go down then realized the 2 screws had to be tightened all in all it got done and very little noise
__________________
top 10 reason why real men drive stick.

10. A manual transmission is the ultimate in control
9. You can use automotive jargon and not sound like a total tool
8. You can't spell "manual" without "man"
7. Manual transmissions prove you can do more than one thing at a time
6. You can't drift in an auto
5. You can't pull fancy moves in an automatic
4. You get better fuel economy with a stick
3. You’ll never look like a chump if you can drive stick
2. Manual transmission cars are faster
1. Women like a guy who is good with his hands.

jeffny09 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2009, 10:10 AM   #27
Barton Industries
 
Barton Industries's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 Camaro SS
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Cortland NY
Posts: 437
Yeah all the set screws on the adapter for the pistol grip need to be tightend up, prior to threading down the pistol grip.
Barton Industries is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2009, 03:59 PM   #28
55Designs

 
Drives: 2010
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Westchester NY
Posts: 991
How much is this unit and how does it compare to my Noisy Hurst and the MGW?
55Designs is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Tags
barton, hurst, pistol-grip kit, shifter, short throw shifter

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
V6/V8 Hurst short throw $218.00 tjbusa V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 31 06-29-2010 09:33 AM
Hurst Shifter install pointers Carlos Garza V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 17 12-23-2009 02:09 PM
Barton Pistol-Grip Shifter Kit Memaat 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 2 11-13-2009 11:47 PM
Short Throw Shifter Constrained?? josh1147 Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 75 02-19-2009 01:51 PM
Throw Shifter wlvrine 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 8 10-24-2008 07:22 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:05 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.