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I have to remove my 5 speed manual trany to change the

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I have to remove...

I have to remove my 5 speed manual trany to change the clutch how do I get the shifter out from the top

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?

Yes and I have the new one ready to install I need to know how the shifter stick comes out of the trany

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your transmissions?

1996 dodge ram 2500 4x4

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Ram yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes and I have been into the back of the trany and fixed the 5th gear all I need to know is how to get the shifter out from the top so I can drop the trany down

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You will need to remove the shift boot and slide it up on the shaft. Then you need a special tool to remove the shifter handle. This link shows that special tool https://www.dropbox.com/s/1nobcyrkmx9mbbd/shiftlever.pdf?dl=0

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