When I took the Shift linkage appart one of the small attaching T shaped thingies came of with a breeze, but the other one was stuck. Penetrating oil, time and heat didnt budge it. So I added more heat until I got it of, but the thread on the end broke beonde repair. So I hade to switch it out.
Above: the broken end next to the new replacement.
Above: mark, cut and grind
Above: Time for some welding. Forgot to take a picture of that.
Welded, annealed and grinded smooth
After a trip thru the media blaster, that is close enough. Time to ship all the small parts for zinc coating.