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Old 03-20-2006, 05:30 PM
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Default New Detent Plates for 1958-1960 Thunderbirds available.

I have made and received a run of detent shift plates for the 1958-1960 Thunderbird. Get them while they are still available.

These plates are a necessary part to rid your 1958 1959 1960 Thunderbird of sloppy shifting and popping out of park. If your shift lever or shift collar are worn, you need to replace these also.



The part replaces the worn detent plate in the shift flange.



The column shift assembly for an automatic transmission car is shown here:



For more information and to order click here: http://www.squarebirds.org/detent_thunderbird.htm .

Instructions for installing the detent plate can be found here: http://www.squarebirds.org/detent_installation.htm



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so how much for shipping to norway?
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Default RE: New Detent Plates for 1958-1960 Thunderbirds availa

I have calculated out the postage to Norway and to the United Kingdom. There will be no extra charge. The $2 shipping will cover the postage and the packing envelope. Unfortunately, I will not be able to track foreign shipments as I can with domestic shipments.

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Thanks allot. ill order one at once. btw where did you find that nice overview of the steering console?
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Default RE: New Detent Plates for 1958-1960 Thunderbirds availa

It's from the 1949-1959 Ford Illustrated Parts book. Some of the Thunderbird vendors use these lllustrations in their catalogs.

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Default RE: New Detent Plates for 1958-1960 Thunderbirds availa

I sent out the first shipment to those orders that I received by Sunday. I received a few more orders by mail today. I will send them out this week.

I had wanted to put tracking on the packages, but the post office has a bizarre requirement that the package needs to be at least 3/4 inch thick to get the first class rate. If I wanted to track the packages I would need to pay $4.05 for Priorty Mail per package plus the tracking fee.

You should all receive the orders within a week. The international orders were also sent out today.

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Alexander,
Do you still have some Detent Plates left. I would like to order one from you.
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Yes, I have a few left. You can order through the link on the first message or on the main site.

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You must have it posted somewhere - I just haven't stumbled across it - how much??? To zip code 81212.
BTW, I see a listing on e-Bay for this item and the graphics look SUSPICIOUSLY like they were taken from your site! Or, maybe it's YOU selling them on e-Bay???


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Default RE: New Detent Plates for 1958-1960 Thunderbirds availa

You can order them here: http://www.squarebirds.org/detent_thunderbird.htm .

There are a few more plates remaining. Orders received by PayPal or postmarked by April 28, 2006 will be remain $20 each, plus the PayPal surcharge and $2 shipping to anywhere in the continental USA. Orders after that will be $25 each.

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