View Full Version : Roll Pin Removal In Shift Lever
05-18-2016, 09:56 PM
Hello, I have seen the technical note thread regarding rebuilding/correcting sloppy shifting on a 191-63 T bird. I have having a heck of a time removing the roll pin from my old steering collar as it is very damaged. I have purchased a new collar, shift arm and bushing, however I need to source a new roll pin or alternate means to secure the shift arm. Does anyone know the measurement on the original or have a suggestion on a "modern" replacement.
05-18-2016, 10:11 PM
The roll pin is 3/8" x 1". I would check your local home center store. They usually have a decent selection.
05-19-2016, 10:37 AM
Thank you for your replay. I took a look at home depot today. The 3/8" roll pin looks substantially larger than the hole its going into. Is this measurement correct?
05-19-2016, 10:52 AM
For some reason the parts book shows two different measurements for the same part number. It could be a mistake which isn't unusual. Try 3/16" by 1" instead.
05-19-2016, 11:13 AM
3/16" x 1" is more like it. Thank you for your assistance.
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