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      02-10-2013, 07:20 PM   #23
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Gear knob + alloy plate + wiring full set you can find here :

http://www.motivemods.com/BMWRetrofi.../mm-sst-d3.htm

Park button, Sport button don't work with ZF 6 AT on E90 ...

Steering wheel matched with new steering cover on X1 LCI .. You can find it realoem : 32306853142
Just noticed something about the motive mods website, verbiage is:

This German engineered kit is completely Plug-N-Play and will replace the OEM steptronic shifter with an illuminated BMW DCT shifter. Time and effort was taken to develop a circuit board, which allows for OEM like functionality and permits the shifter to turn off when the vehicle goes to sleep. This is a very important feature, as it prevents the vehicle from having high battery drain issues, which can lead to costly replacement of the battery.


Then read this e90 members post in FS from last year:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ht=cut+shifter

$175 + shipping...Have a used DCT Shift Knob and is completely Plug-N-Play and will replace the OEM steptronic shifter with an illuminated BMW DCT shifter. Time and effort was taken to develop a circuit board, which allows for OEM like functionality and permits the shifter to turn off when the vehicle goes to sleep. This is a very important feature, as it prevents the vehicle from having high battery drain issues, which can lead to costly replacement of the battery.

!!The DCT Shifter Retrofit Requires Shortening Of The Metal Shifter Stalk!!

Someone is cutting and pasting!
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      02-11-2013, 04:08 AM   #24
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      02-11-2013, 04:11 AM   #25
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Do a video on how it operates i wanna see.
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Looks nice, only problem is that it don't have the release button so it's a bit risky if you are braking and something hits the stick forward: reverse in speed, not a very good idea.

I've been looking for someone to make a replica from this shifter, with release button and a logical gear pattern on the stick, just like what they made from the old "joystick".

I'd buy that for sure
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      02-28-2013, 04:11 AM   #27
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Do you also have the part number for those paddles? Thanks in advance!

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Gear knob + alloy plate + wiring full set you can find here :

http://www.motivemods.com/BMWRetrofi.../mm-sst-d3.htm

Park button, Sport button don't work with ZF 6 AT on E90 ...

Steering wheel matched with new steering cover on X1 LCI .. You can find it realoem : 32306853142
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nice updated look!
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Do a video on how it operates i wanna see.
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Is there any way to reverse the shift mechanism on the stick? I.E. Up shifts Up, Down shifts Down? I hate the reverse set up.
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Where did you get that steering wheel trim from? part #? i want

jk just read the thread thanks lol
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      04-04-2013, 06:48 AM   #32
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do you have a plan how to make the cable assignment chart for the gear knob?
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      04-04-2013, 10:37 AM   #33
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      04-21-2013, 09:41 PM   #34
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Where did you get that steering wheel trim from? part #? i want

jk just read the thread thanks lol
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      04-22-2013, 04:13 AM   #35
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When you chopped the shaft to make it shorted. How does the new gear knob attach?

Looks very good!
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      04-23-2013, 02:44 PM   #36
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im 6MT or die but that looks like a pretty clean job
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