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How to remove the shifter knob on a corvette 1984?

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how to remove the shifter knob on a corvette 1984?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 years ago.

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the knob should unscrew counter clock wise

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1984-88 VEHICLES



Linkage

See Figure 1

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove the left seat from the vehicle. If your vehicle is equipped with power seats, make sure to detach the electrical wiring.
  3. Remove the shift knob.
  4. Remove the console cover and the glove compartment lock.
  5. Remove the left side panel from the console.
  6. Remove the shifter cover.
  7. Loosen the shifter rod adjusting nuts.




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Fig. Fig. 1: Shift linkage adjustment-1984-88 vehicles

  1. With the transmission and shifter in Neutral, install the alignment in the shifter, as shown in the accompanying figure.
  2. Equalize the swivels on all three shift levers. Hand tighten the forward and rear adjusting nuts at the same time with equal force. Do this for all three shifter rods, and then tighten the forward and rear adjusting nuts at the same time to specifications.
  3. After the adjustment is complete, install the components previously removed.


TV Cable

See Figure 2

To adjust the Throttle Valve (TV) cable, refer to the accompanying figure.



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Fig. Fig. 2: TV cable adjustment procedure-1984-88 vehicles

Park Lock Cable

See Figure 3

To adjust the Park Lock cable, refer to the accompanying figure.



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Fig. Fig. 3: Park lock cable adjustment-1984-88

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