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Author Topic: Moving shifter to Left side of drivers seat  (Read 1014 times)
captain ron
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« on: January 15, 2007, 01:46:29 PM »

If I can make my drivers seat swivel I would then want to remove the modesty panel an d move my shifter and emergency brake over to the left of my drivers seat. I have an Alison 740 A ATEC tranny so I'm sure there are no linkages to mess with all wiring. Can I easily just extend the wiring to reach the other side? Or is there more to it than that?
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« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2007, 02:51:28 PM »

Can't help you with the automatic but Bob Belter has a 10 spd that shifts on the left side - now thats WAY cool.
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« Reply #2 on: January 15, 2007, 03:37:10 PM »

Ron- yes you can.  Just make extension wires and extend the air lines for the parking brake.  Fairly easy.  Good Luck, TomC
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« Reply #3 on: January 15, 2007, 03:42:24 PM »

you will have to move the 1/4 copper lines for the bra;ke    I did it , not to hard.
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