Aftermarket Solution - 2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 Long-Term Road Test

2011 Ford Mustang Long-Term Road Test

2011 Ford Mustang GT 5.0: Aftermarket Solution

September 06, 2011

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When I was complaining yesterday about how hot the Mustang can be on a sultry summer day, I neglected to mention the other major heat-related problem with the car. Its metal shifter could brand your hand. You'd end up looking like the villain in "Raiders of the Lost Ark."

After the jump, you can see my ingenious solution.

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Yes, it's a crocheted shifter cozy. (For the record, I did not crochet it. Not that handy.)

You could store it here:

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Carroll Lachnit, Features Editor

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