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Components - Shimano shift levers

On this page: Dura-Ace 8-speed right STI lever | Dura Ace 7-speed downtube shifters | Tiagra 3 x 9-speed STI | RSX 3 x 8-speed STI levers | Sora 3303 3 x 8-speed STI levers | Exage 7-speed downtube levers | 2300 8-speed right (rear) STI lever | Z-Series friction clamp-on shifters | Z-Series braze-on shifters | Altus downtube friction shift levers | Shimano 3.3.3 downtube friction shift levers | Deore XT 7-speed thumb shifters

Shimano 600 & Ultegra STI & downtube shifters are posted here.
Shimano 105 STI and downtube shifters are posted here.
Shimano bar-end shifters are posted here.
Shimano shift lever spare parts are posted here.

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Dura-Ace 7400 8-speed right STI lever. Used, $150.00

  • Produced 1990 - 1996? Urs Freuler and his Panasonic team raced with them in the 1990 Paris-Roubaix.

Dura-Ace shift lever

The business side of the lever

Dura aCe shift lever

The flip side

Dura Ace shift lever

And from the front


Shimano Dura-Ace 7-speed index/friction down tube shift levers. lightly used, $75.00

Part# SL-60

These levers were produced in 1987 and 1988. They can be run in either index or friction mode. The contour frame adapter fittings that these levers attach to are not shown. They are included. But because different bikes will use different pieces, when you get in touch with us to buy these levers, we'll make sure you get the right adapters.

Weight for the pair of levers is about 65 grams.

Dura-Ace downtube 7-speed index levers

Clearly, these levers have had little use.

Shimano Dura-Ace downtube shift levers

The lever back sides


Shimano Tiagra 3 x 9-speed STI levers. New

  • Left (front) lever is for triple cranksets
  • Right (rear) lever is for 9-speed systems

We have two sets: #1 | #2

Shimano Tiagra 4400 3 x 9-speed STI levers. New, $100.00

  • These were taken off a new bike

Tiagra 4400 STI shifters

Side view

Shimoano tiagra shifters

And the other side

Shimano Tiagra shift levers

And from the front

Shimano Tiagra 4500 3 x 9-speed STI levers. New, $150.00

  • These were taken off a new bike

Tiagra 4500 shift levers

Good-looking levers

Tiagra 4500 levers

From the other side

Tiagra 4500 shifters

And from the front


Shimano RSX 3 x 8-speed STI levers. Used, $65.00

  • Left (front) lever is for triple cranksets
  • Right (rear) lever is for 8-speed systems
  • Produced in the late 1990s

We have three sets: #1 | #2 | #3

Shimano RSX 3410 3 x 8-speed STI lever set #1. Used, $65.00

SX shifters

Side 1

RSX STI lever set

And the other side

RSX shifters

And from the front

Shimano RSX 3410 3 x 8-speed STI lever set #2. Used, $65.00

RSX shifter set

Lighty used

RSX STI shifters

The same levers flipped over

RSX STI levers

Front view

Shimano RSX A416 3 x 8-speed STI lever set #3. Used, $65.00

This set was made in 1999, the last year RSX levers were produced.

RSX shift levers

Here's a side view, showing they are in great condition.

RSX shift levers

And from the other side

Shimano RSX shifters

And from the front


Shimano Sora 3303 3 x 8-speed Flight Deck STI levers. Used, $75.00

  • Left (front) lever is for triple cranksets
  • Right (rear) lever is for 8-speed systems

Sora 3300 STI levers

In great shape

Sora STI shifters

The flip side

Sora Flight Deck shifters

And from the front. Note the lever on the right says "Triple".


Shimano Exage Sport 7-speed index downtube shift levers. Used, $25.00

  • These levers also have a friction mode

Exage sport shift levers


Shimano 2300 8-speed right (rear) STI lever. Used, $50.00

  • Shimano produced the 2300 parts in 2014, positioning them just below Sora and 105.

2300 STI lever

The lever's business side

2300 STI lever

Here it is flipped over

Shimano 2300 STI lever

And from the front


Shimano Z-Series friction clamp-on downtube shifters. Lightly used. $30.00

Part# SL-81

  • Z-Series components were reliable mid-range parts made in the mid-1980s.
  • Shimano's part number is Z408

Z-series downtube shifter

In great condition

Shimano shifters

And from the back.


Shimano Z-Series friction braze-on downtube shifters. Lightly used. $30.00

Part# SL-65-03

  • Z-Series components were reliable mid-range parts made in the mid-1980s.
  • Shimano's part number is Z408

Shimano z shifters

Well-made and nicely-finished

Shimano Z-Shifters

From the back


Shimano Altus downtube friction shift levers. Used, $25.00

  • Produced in the late 1970 & early 1980s. This is a simple, classic set of downtube friction levers.

Altus downtube friction shifters


Shimano 3.3.3 downtube friction shift levers. Used, $25.00

  • Produced in the early 1970s

Shimano 333 shifters


Shimano Deore XT light-action 7-speed thumb shifters. Used. $90.00

These thumb shifters were produced from 1989 into the mid 1990s.

They have a lever that allows them to be converted from index to friction shifting.

Though they are made for 7-speed, by using the “ghost” shift position, they can be used as 8-speed.

Shimano Deore XT 7-speed levers

No sign of crashing or hard use.

Shimano Deore XT 7-speed thumb shifter

Another sign of their light use: Gear cables haven't worn into the lever groove.