Red Stitch Leather Shift Boot and Adapter
Install of $12 leather shift boot with red stitching pre cut for 02-06 RSX and $12 Honda 10x1.5mm shift boot adapter. eBay.

Pictures of shift boot. Cuts were not precise but it worked



Pictures of the inner liner


Pictures of shift boot adapter


Pictures of old center console garnish and cracking shift boot




Factory shift boot is stapled in

Remove staples using a flathead screwdrive and pliers. Be careful not to snap them if you want to reuse them

Staples removed

Pull out the old shift boot


Slide the new shift boot into the crevice between the silver trim and garnish


Use a screwdriver on the inside to carefully install the shift boot between the trim and garnish

Installed

Use a pick to put holes in the leather for the old staples. Use pliers to clamp down the staples


Shift boot installed



Now to install the garnish into the car

Unscrew shifter

Put the garnish first

Thread the shift boot adapter on

Pull the center console up over the boot adapter and zip tie the boot onto the indentation of the adapter


Clip the garnish back in and push the boot down

Finished


type-r stitching