Originally Posted by Technic
That's quite radical.
It could be possible that this unit slot for the automatic climate control can be modified in a way that the manual A/C trim (#2) can be installed:
Well the unit is obviously molded for the Auto AC so im sure it can be done but not without a good amount of effort and skill. I would assume that the auto and manual are the same size? That could be a reason if they arent.
Feel free to keep posting, i will make a DIY and such and we can compare and make sure all bases are covered!