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no problems here with my REAL leather boot :lol:
 

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[quote author=sunsilver615 link=topic=67204.msg1154470#msg1154470 date=1169063732]
Does anyone have a problem with wear on the leather shift boot? I had one replaced under warranty, but the new one after 2 weeks has spots where the color has worn off.

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yes i do


i saw it the other day. I have a 07
 
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Since it's synthetic, apply protectant to it to reduce the friction between surfaces.
 

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I <3 my shift boot.

there are aftermarket ones. a couple sponsers carry them
 

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[quote author=sunsilver615 link=topic=67204.msg1211980#msg1211980 date=1171646292]
Hey i'm not the only one!
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The shift boot in my 07 is vinyl, not leather. After only 4 months, the boot is already cracking through the stress areas. The quality of this vinly material is like really really cheap, the kind that turns brittle and crack with amy flexing in cold weather (and Montreal is cold). In the absence of real leather, it would have been better off using a rubber boot. I wonder if the dealer would cover this under warranty? But then again, what the hell, even if it is changed, the same thing will happen again.
 

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that's vinyl for you....

stupid if you ask me...it only costs them an extra 10$ to make them out of leather....
 

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Wow...that sucks guys. Maybe you can find one from a previous year in the Buy/Sell section. My '04 looks new.
 
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