Gets a wee-bit hot in the sun!
I’m not sure about you guys but aside from the abysmal clutch windows on the 6MTs (a shared opinion?), I wasn’t too keen on the “short throw” of the OEM short-throw shifter.
Maybe I’m more sensitive to it because I drive 64 miles each way from north of Baltimore, down 95 -> 495W and to McLean on a daily basis, but frankly it was turning into a full upper-body workout. On average I spend between 4 and 5 hours a day behind the wheel, so I have plenty of time to assess its function! Honestly, the factory non short-throw in my EVO was shorter.
I decided on the Stillen unit (Purchased from Stillen HERE), having been happy with past gear as well as the specs provided.…
I just posted a review of the Monoprice 1.5′ (18″) Micro USB charging cables over on the MyG37.com forums:
In everything from inside computer cases all the way up to datacenters, I’m a tad OCD when it comes to having neat wiring jobs… so needless to say, having 3+ foot charging cables all over the cabin of my vehicles has bugged me for a long time!
I went in search of a SHORT USB charging cable… Only to find that the only local store with such a thing was Staples and they were Monster brand. No thanks, I don’t do $20 for an 18″ cable koolaid!
I found these gems at monoprice.com
They’re 1.5′, 28/24AWG cable, gold plated connectors with a ferrite core added for good measure.…