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Old 05-06-2002, 09:15 AM   #1
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How to remove auto shift knob?

I ran a search and came up empty handed. Anyone know how to remove the automatic shift knob?
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Old 05-06-2002, 09:16 AM   #2
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Put it in "D" push the button and yank up. Watch your nose.
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do you have to remove the gaiter from the window switch trim first? won't that be ripped out with it if you just yank the whole thing out?
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No...just put it in "D" and pull on it...

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do you have to remove the gaiter from the window switch trim first? won't that be ripped out with it if you just yank the whole thing out?
It is not attached to the shift boot or the center console.

I replaced mine and it didn't take too much pulling to get the knob out. Good luck.
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