Cut the rubber part off then use a pair of vice-grips to turn it. If it still won't turn then you can try heating it up with a torch. Someone may have used red loctite during the install, which can be a PITA to remove.bbradley said:How in the heck do you get the stock shifter peg off? It is on so tight I am afraid I am going to break the whole shifting arm off. Anyone have any tricks?