Originally Posted by snooker
One this is for sure, you MUST replace the cast aluminum one or a fall that impacts it can shear off your shift shaft. It is a major weak link in the design and replacing it with a BENDY steel lever should be your FIRST mod!
People have different opinions, I tried several of them and for me the Touratech one
was the only one I liked on my XCountry. I collected this info on my Gear Shift Lever Web Page
, hope it helps!
really must go get one. drilled few holes in mine but its some lump of metal why they make so big is beyond me