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      12-20-2012, 10:12 AM   #7
shawnsheridan
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Originally Posted by Needsdecaf View Post
Correct.

The electronics on this car are maddeningly complicated. I even tried to retrofit just the 2TB shifter, and was told the computer would reject it since it didn't have the right part number. This is just the shifter, it's the same damn thing!
You were lied to.

I retrofitted the 2TB SAT Gear Shift only in 30 minutes, and no coding was even necessary.

Details with pictures are here:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...&highlight=2tb
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