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So I snapped the arm off my shifter and wanted to replace it... OEM is like 53 bucks. Seems like a used shifter (or complete rearset assembly) is a good 30-40 bucks in the for sale section, and I'm NEVER quick-enough on the draw to get in while the getting is good. So I googled and came up with this...



http://www.d2moto.com/Items/SLR001-Black


Think this will fit/work? Looks similar to OEM, anyone know any reasons I shouldn't buy this? I mean 17.x is cheap as hell. Yeah, I know I can just put a bolt through the arm-less shifter, but I'd prefer to just replace it as long as it doesn't cost a ton of cash. *every* *single* *time* I rig something on my own, it ends up breaking and taking out everything around it. My luck I'd be shifting, the bolt would pop off mid-corner, and I'd wipe out or something. My karma is hell (god knows why).
 

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Not sure about that shifter. I had snapped mine off and I ended up putting a carrage bolt in its place with 2 lock nuts holding it to the main piece. Looks almost like stock. Only cost under 2 dollars at home depot.
 

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FWIW- I just got their folding Busa shifter (the one that is supposed to work). It looked like it would work, but the threads on the shifter were backwards. I ended up using a tap and die and re-threading it. It was useless until I rethreaded it. It is on the bike now and seems to work fine. i would not buy from them again though...pretty slow on the email replies. If you buy it please post about it. Folks are always looking for a good shifter on the cheap.
 
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