Whether you have an automatic or manual, it’s a simple task to swap out your Mustang’s shifter.
If you’re restoring your Mustang’s transmission, the shifter might be the last thing you complete. Your shifter’s brackets, bushings, lever, bezel, and hardware might need to be replaced, too.
Modern manual transmission Mustangs can benefit from a short-throw shifter. These reduce the distance needed to shift between gears, giving you a quick, precise feel for every gear change.
For the 10-speed automatic S550, you can add paddle shifter extensions. These will give your interior a custom style and make every shift feel that much better to perform.
No matter what shifter parts you’ve installed, a custom shift knob adds a nice finishing touch.
The purpose of neutral gear is clear in cars with a manual transmission,but if you drive an automatic you might wonder why you have a neutral gear and when you should be using it. We explain why automatic cars still need a neutral gear and when you need to put your car in neutral.
Overdrive gears are great for highway cruising, but there are times when you want to turn it off. Learn about overdrive and how it affects your transmission.
Short throw shifters are one of the easiest upgrades you can make to your Mustang, and can greatly improve the shifting experience for shift stick enthusiasts. We discuss the pros and cons of short throw shifters as well as the steps to follow to install your new shifter.
Though many wait till the ideal RPM range to shift, there are benefits to shifting early. By calculating your throws in advance, you can make meaningful shifts that leave you free to accelerate when it’s beneficial.