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will e46 m3 shifter knob fit on my m5

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i took a chance and bought this shifter knob from ebay Bmw E46 M3 Custom Shifter Knob on eBay.ca (item 250789492220 end time 26-Mar-11 16:19:15 EDT) i hope it will fit on my m5 i'm guessing i will have to mod the shift boot and the plug for the lights on the shifter. anything else
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Looks nice :) Is it shorter than the standard M5 item or about the same, looks fairly long and not short and stubby.
 

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You just need to cut your stock boot or purchase a new one. The wiring may be PNP but if connectors differ simply splice the wires.
 

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Looks nice :) Is it shorter than the standard M5 item or about the same, looks fairly long and not short and stubby.
i don't know, i will let you know when it comes in:M5thumbs: i like the feel of the stock shifter right now but all the paint has peeled off so i hope its the same or shorter
 
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