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TH8RS sequential shifter direction

Discussion in 'Sim Racing Hardware' started by Darius Hayati, Jan 15, 2014.

  1. This is an extremely newb question I know but which way round is the shifter position for up and down shifts. I have it currently setup to upshift when I pull back and downshift when I push forward.

    I don't want to get used to doing it the wrong way and then struggle to change later one.

    Thanks in advance guys!
  2. You are doing it right, don't worry. :)
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  3. Cheers bud!
  4. Do I actually understand it right that you need a screw driver when you want to change it between SQ and H pattern mode?
  5. In real life, in street cars, there are a plethora of different sequential shifter, forward to downshift, forward to UPSHIFT (insanity and horrible, wtf are you doing VW?) or even worse, right/left to up and downshift.

    The proper way is to pull to shift up and push to shift down.
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  6. You just need an Allen key and you remove 4 screws, then rotate the shifter 90 degrees. Swap the face plate, tighten the screws and then your done. Takes a few minutes max.
  7. Mark Reynolds

    Mark Reynolds
    Physics & AI Programmer

    Even BMW screwed that one up, thankfully you can switch the wires around on the Steptronic to get it working the right way round tho :)