I present to you, the factory shifter housing bracket that bolts said housing to the chassis. Yes, those are FACTORY zip ties.
Here’s what it looks like on a car. I’ll try to grab a picture of the one I got removed from my actual car later.
Now, here’s what a proper shifter bracket should look like:
At least now the housing won’t twist with the engine and transmission when I’m drag racing. So no more being locked out of 3rd!!