JHM Solid Short Throw Shifter - B8 A4 / S4 / A5 / S5
If you desire the ultimate in shifting, the JH Motorsports B8/B8.5 A4/A5/S4 and S5 Solid Short Throw Shifter is the perfect solution. This shifter replaces the OEM metal/plastic shifter shaft with a solid steel weighted shifter shaft while replacing the OEM plastic ball / socket assembly with a steel spherical bearing as well (Industry Exclusive). This will give you a more mechanical race car feel when shifting while eliminating the numbness felt with the stock shifter. Simply put, you will have crisper, cleaner and smoother shifts while reducing the throw at the same time. So if you want the ultimate shifting experience and not just a cheap extension for your B8 A4/A5/S4 and S5 then the JHM "Solid" Short Throw shifter is just for you.
JHM steel shifter shaft (1/2" shorter than stock), JHM solid pivot assembly (Industry Exclusive), OE type lower link with 2 holes for throw adjustments, New pushdown reverse springs (stock (plain), medium (silver) and stiff (gold)). Retains stock shifter knob.
Throw Reduction & Knob Height Specs:
The JHM B8 A4/A5/S4 and S5 specific shifter is configured as follows. 1/2" shorter knob height with 35% and 20% reduction settings (you can adjust as needed, ships in the most popular 35% setting).
Comparison With Stock Shifter:
Included Option With All Shifters:
Additional pushdown reverse springs included for those aggressive drivers that have the tendency to accidentally push the shifter down while shifting. Comes assembled with the stock like soft spring (plain) installed which is similar to stock and it also comes with a medium (silver) and stiff (gold) spring to tailor to your liking.
- B8/B8.5 Audi A4 2009-2016
- B8/B8.5 Audi A5 2008-2016
- B8/B8.5 Audi S4 2010-2016
- B8/B8.5 Audi S5 2008-2017