Anybody have shifter rings laying around?

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Someone "retro-fitted" the shifter boots on my FJ. They just sheetmetal-screwed some universal rubber boots to the old tranny cover. Looks really bad on my new interior. I see the boots on sale on Ebay and everywhere,but I don't even have the rings that go to the bottom of the boots.
I have a new tranny cover. Do some of you happen to have or know where I can get all the needed hardware to make it look like a clean install? Did both the tranny and transfer case shifters have rubber boots and metal bottom rings on the '78 FJ40?
 

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no, only the tranny was rubber. the xfer was like a leather boot. i have extra transfer case rings if you need and specter/ccot both sell replacement material. i bought one from one of the two (don't remember which)...not too impressed yet, but haven't gotten it together yet either.
 
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I have a 4spd trans boot with the ring that I bought off ebay and dont need. I paid 20+ shipping. How about 20 and I'll pay shipping?
 
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Nuke,you said "rings" as in plural. Does the transfer case boot use more than 1 ring? I'm interested in what you've got if it fits a '78 FJ40 oem-style.
Knuckle.D, If the boot and ring are in good condition,not cracked or dry-rotted and fit a '78 FJ40, then I'm interested. Got any pics?
 
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I took a picture for you, dont know what year it came off but its a 4spd boot should be the same for all ? No cracks...rubber is in good shape no holes ect. you'll be happy with it. what you see is what you get.
 
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KnuckleD, P.M me with your name,address,etc. I'll get a cashiers check,probably tomorrow.
Nuke.L, I'm checking S.O.R and my manual to see what kind of set-up the '78 came with originally.I want to make sure you have the right parts for my model year.
 

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