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Modern Billet Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob w/ Running Pony Logo - Black (79-04 All, Excluding 03-04 Cobra)

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    Features, Video & Details

    • Nostalgic Styling
    • Running Pony Logo
    • 5-Speed Pattern
    • Solid Resin Compound
    • 2-1/4" Diameter
    • 12mm X 1.75 Thread Pattern
    • Officially Licensed by Ford
    • Fits 1979-2004 5-Speed Manual Mustangs w/ Stock Handle

    Review & Installation Video

    Review & Install Video

    Modern Billet's Black Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob we've got here today is gonna be a good option for any '79 through '04 owners out there looking to replace the worn out factory shift knob, get away from that boring old look, and get into something that's a little bit more classic and retro with its eight ball styling and original '60s tourney logo. Now install time, even if we can call it that here, guys, is gonna call for an incredibly easy one outta three wrenches on our difficulty meter here, about a five minute job. I'll show you how comin' up soon. Shift knobs are great ways for owners to put a little bit more personality into their Mustang, as the stock one is just a little bit on the plain side. They're fairly inexpensive and are often overlooked parts that make a world of difference inside, along with just feeling that much better when you're rowin' through the gears. So why bother swapping? Well, no matter how well your car's been kept over the years, your factory knob might be comin' apart, might have some signs of wear and tear, or maybe just looking to change things up. So rather than hunt for a new old stock knob, or try to source one through your dealer and pay the price, why not get into something that's gonna feel different, but more importantly gonna look the part? This shift knob has a great execution to it, and put simply, guys, it just looks right at home in the Mustang, so if you're after a retro throwback look in a shift knob, and you want a quick to install part, you're in the right place. This isn't a basic knob with a sticker on it that'll peel off in an hour. This is manufactured from a solid gloss black resin compound, it's got a diameter of about two and a quarter inches, and it feels perfect between shifts. Now I like this a lot because it just feel more natural compared to the factory shift knob, which I always felt was just a little bit irregular looking and feeling, but that's just my personal opinion. Now additionally the-five speed shift pattern is engraved, and it's not painted on or it's a sticker. It's got the indentation or groove that you can actually feel, as well as having that pony logo which can be found on both sides. Now a great thing about this is that it was designed to be used with the stock arm, but if you're looking to throw this onto something else, just keep in the back of your head that it's a 12 by 1.75 pattern. But in terms of the price in here, guys, expect to be spending just around 50 bucks to get this onto your car. And if black's not your thing, not to worry, we've got a wide variety of colors and finishes back on the website, so make sure to check 'em out. But switching gears to the installation here, you're looking at a no-brainer, no-frills 1 outta 3 wrenches on our difficulty meter here, maybe less than 5 minutes, probably closer to 30 seconds, because it's honestly a matter of removing your factory shift knob by turning it counterclockwise, put the new one on, and you're good to go. So that'll wrap up my quick review and breakdown on Modern Billet's Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob with the running pony logo in black, fitting the 1979 through '04 Mustang, excluding the '03 and '04 Cobra, that can be found right here at americanmuscle.com.

    Nostalgic Retro Styling. Add a cool nostalgic touch of the 60's to your 1979-2004 5-speed manual Mustang with an officially licensed classic black Running Pony Shift Knob from Modern Billet™.

    Officially Licensed by Ford. This Modern Billet™ Shift Knob is officially licensed by Ford and features the Running Pony logo engraved directly onto the knob in white. This is not a cheap decal that will peel off in a matter of days.

    Superior Quality. Made from a solid gloss black resin compound, this 2-1/4" diameter Modern Billet™ cue ball style shift knob has the standard 5-speed shift pattern engraved on the top with the Running Pony logo on both sides.

    Easy Installation. Simply unscrew your old stock shift knob off and screw the new knob on, it's just like changing a light bulb.

    Application. This officially licensed Black 5-speed Shift Knob with Running Pony Logo by Modern Billet™ is designed to fit 1979 to 2004 5-speed Manual Mustangs or Mustangs with a 12mm x 1.75 thread pattern shift handle.Note. Not compatible with 2003-2004 6-speed Cobra Mustangs.

    Modern Billet

    Fitment: 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 Details

    MPN# 41430

    CA Residents: WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

    What's in the Box
    • Shift Knob
    • Shift Boot Retainer
    Installation Info
    Tech Specs
    Will it fit my Mustang?
    • Bullitt - 01
    • Cobra - 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01
    • Cobra R - 93, 95, 00
    • GT - 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04
    • LX - 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93
    • Mach 1 - 03, 04
    • Other - 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86
    • V6 - 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01, 02, 03, 04

    Fits 5-speed Manual Transmission or Mustangs with a 12mm x 1.75 thread pattern shift handle. Not compatible with 2003-2004 6-speed Cobra Mustangs

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        Questions & Answers (2)

        2 Top Rated Questions

        Does anyone have a solution to cover up the gap that this knob creates between the shift boot and the knob, exposing the metal rod beneath?

        • It is suggested by AM that you can wrap electrical tape around the shifter until it is snug enough to keep the boot up. Give it a try!

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        Fitment Will this fit on the Steeda Tri-Ax short throw shifter T-5/T-45?

        • This shift knob fits on the the origaln shifter. The Steeda Tri_Ax can use the stock knob. So this will fit!

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          Customer Reviews (100+) Write a Review

          Overall Rating 4.8

          out of 5 stars

          Installation Time:Less than 1 Hour

          • Fit 4.778688 4.8
          • Appearance 4.926229 4.9
          • Bang For Your Buck 4.549181 4.5



          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            June 13, 2019

            Feels awesome

            I very much so enjoy how much I get to grip the knob and control the car. (Of course all cosmetics) but I this is a very under rated feature that I have come to love.

            97ponyboy

            Year: 1997 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (0)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            June 11, 2019

            Love this company!

            Bought for daddy day and as a woman I don't know much about cars. I wanted the gift to be a surprise. This website made it so easy!! Fast shipping, total bonus! Easy install. Will buy again from this company!

            Holcomb

            Year: 1996 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            April 03, 2019

            My Black Pony

            As I'm in the process of getting my mustang together I truly love American Muscle you can find some of the best items for a cool price. I love my Retro Style 5-speed shift knob

            EdieD

            Year: 1995 Submodel: V6

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            March 26, 2019

            Review from Modern Billet Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob w/ Running Pony Logo - White (79-04 All, Excluding 03-04 Cobra)

            HIGH QUALITY GREAT LOOKING SHIFT KNOB!!

            This shift knob is absolutely perfect. The engraved logo and shift diagram are deep and look perfect. The knob is a very high quality knob for a fraction of the cost anywhere else and is a FORD LICENSED KNOB. Feels great very positive and solid shifts. Couldn't have asked for a better replacement for my factory knob. And as with every order I have placed With American Muscle, products arrived lightning fast, packed extremely well. Just another great transaction and quality product from American Muscle. Thanks from me and thanks from my Mustang as well.

            Awholotatrouble

            Year: 1998 Submodel: V6

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            March 21, 2019

            Goodlooking

            It’s heavy which helps change gears fast, looks so nice .

            Stangggg

            Year: 2004 Submodel: Mach 1

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            March 18, 2019

            Review from Modern Billet Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob w/ Running Pony Logo - White (79-04 All, Excluding 03-04 Cobra)

            Shift Knob Review

            This knob looks great and feels good while shifting

            123

            Year: 1988 Submodel: GT

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            February 26, 2019

            91 notch

            I purchased this part and let me tell you , it really looks good and feels great.

            JuanI

            Year: 1991 Submodel: LX

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          • 4/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            February 19, 2019

            Nice look

            Looks great the pony’s in the sides are a great touch. Nice grab and feel. Good product.

            PerminderB

            Year: 1997 Submodel: Cobra

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            February 16, 2019

            Ole ladies ride

            Pretty easy to two finger this knob It's a bit bigger than the Hurst knobs But that's ok by me.

            MattW

            Year: 2004 Submodel: GT

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            February 08, 2019

            shifter knob

            fit great easy install and looks awesome plus well made.

            BrentonS

            Year: 2000 Submodel: V6

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            January 22, 2019

            Pony Shift Knob

            Very nice detail on this shifter knob and feels great on my MGW shifter

            MarkG

            Year: 1991 Submodel: LX

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            December 25, 2018

            Black ball

            Purchased this for my wife’s cherished 2k mustang. I was worried that it would be to big or she wouldn’t like it . To my relief she loves it . Her words exactly is “ I love how that big ball feels in my hand “ What ever that means, your guess is as good as mine . Lol Thanks for helping me keep My gal happy.

            Michael

            Year: 2000 Submodel: V6

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            December 15, 2018

            Shipping

            Very happy with both shift knobs but does the free shipping not apply to Canadians?? And was wondering why the black shirt knob is so much bigger than the bullet aluminum one

            Kevin

            Year: 2003 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            November 06, 2018

            Review from Modern Billet Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob w/ Running Pony Logo - White (79-04 All, Excluding 03-04 Cobra)

            Best Shift Knob

            I love this knob, looks old school, feels great, couldn’t be better for the price

            GavinCruzz

            Year: 2003 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            October 28, 2018

            Great shift knob!

            The knob looks great, very easy to install, and really seems to make shifting smoother. highly recommended!

            Dshowalter23

            Year: 2003 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            October 12, 2018

            Modern Billet Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob

            it Looks really cool and feels so much better and comfortable than the stick shift knob.

            RyanJ

            Year: 2001 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            September 24, 2018

            Great!

            I love the new look this shift knob brings! I has an issue with fitment but luckily AmericanMuscle had been able to send me a replacement and it came quick! Definitely love the feel of it compared to the stock shift knob!

            BernardoM

            Year: 1999 Submodel: V6

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            September 16, 2018

            Shifter knob

            Great product and very well made. It not only is nice to look ar but fits my hand very nicely. A

            fastfreddy

            Year: 1990 Submodel: LX

            Helpful (1)

          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            September 15, 2018

            Review from Modern Billet Retro Style 5-Speed Shift Knob w/ Running Pony Logo - White (79-04 All, Excluding 03-04 Cobra)

            Mustang shift handle

            The handle is very nice looking and made very well. Very happy.

            Cam

            Year: 2006 Submodel: GT

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          • 5/5

            Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

            August 11, 2018

            Great shift knob!

            Shift knob looks great!!! Easy to install definitely recommend for anyone who is trying to improve the look of their interior!

            Falcon75

            Year: 2004 Submodel: V6

            Helpful (1)

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