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Double shifter boot/gaiter/insulator mod !

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Since my personal website wont be ready soon, I will pot few topics here. 
It is rare happing for me to have my mobile in my pocket these days as this pandemic covid19 getting wild. However, the other day 
when I was doing other stuff it happen to having my mobile handy and I take this pics and I believe this neglected area of rx8's. 
As far I know per 2006 have different sound isolation in gearbox tunnel and even the cup holders gets better heat isolation later. 

The 8's have 3 gaiters, most superficial one is mostly a cometic boot, middle one is real deal gaiter which is bolted and lastly deepest one is insulator for wind. 

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Thing I did double the isolator and used other one upside-down. To do this you need to cut upper part with a scissor, to become like right side pic.  
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1WpnZpEAwkHeGIIBwO74nM1oBhwXyi3pt

And, now fit cut one it upside down, Don't forget to add grease to hinge ball of stick.
https://drive.google.com/open?id=18pCbLiTJdI2u4uSJ_D-zJL7tgvMEPayS

Work it all around inside to become like this :
https://drive.google.com/open?id=10io-gDtIWN0iOG6-r1SdJO-9NyMMuK_Z

Work with help of long nose plier pull back the middle section a dab inside : 
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1AekYovELshm9_P9FpW8QdpeCFWL7w-oa

It is advisable to replace the self adhesive part of 2nd isolator with quality double sided tape : 
https://drive.google.com/open?id=18mSFFZaHgRIHLl5xfPIrBc3_a3zcL-xw

Now its time to utilise some thin layer of available sound dampening. 
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1pLEsUTUUEaJqy_p9_XwOzqz8y59-CcN8
https://drive.google.com/open?id=17Z0Vbl_RChMHNLFXqktebRgo2LE4dEDn
https://drive.google.com/open?id=19T8iAXE_OevTmieugUa--U2Xc0_krAFi
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1zy5JxwPrY38w_6tuuJK922sFvINRS0-h
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ni1Fk6uzFW7hKLamEIzVloJ9tlA2Cvej
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1XXwiuyC22Kf2dMpB75Jlafwt_blZMgLl
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1eXeM3AMVpyPm5CNu-w6oHBUdIVF1IKtA
I found this shitty Poundland anti skid locally available. Its a thin layer of self adhesive carpet.
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1JG6rgxovPqpxjMBiEZP5BTYTtxYLfGM7

Lastly put back the main gaiter and fasten nuts, lay down factory felt 
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1i_e1wgJLZK3ISa5UWXtj2TvGF04Ao7nk

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