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#1 (permalink) Old 10-08-2008, 11:16 PM
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HELP!!! Removing '98 E39 Shift Knob!

Anyone here replaced their shift knobs? I have NO clue how to get the damn thing out...are there any screws, because i dont see any. I have an AUTOMATIC 528i. I read on one thread that you pull it str8 out, but yet another thread mentioned there MAY be screws...but doesn't specify WHERE!

Anyone have the REAL story??? Thanks!
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Well, with the manual shift knob you just pull up. I don't know whether that applies to the automatic knob or not.



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Ok, put it in 'N' Pull in trigger and pull up straight, you do need a bit of strength. P.s Keep you face out of the way or you will lose you front teeth!!!!!

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