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      05-05-2021, 10:36 AM   #1
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Has anyone tried retrofitting the newer style G20 BMW shift knob on the G30?

Had a loaner recently and I prefer the feel of the G20 knob being more solid/less plastic. Pic below to illustrate.
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Had a loaner recently and I prefer the feel of the G20 knob being more solid/less plastic. Pic below to illustrate.
If it's anything like the M5 retrofit, it has been done before, but not 100% successfully. I think it has something to do with it not being able to go into manual mode and shifting.
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