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      07-31-2012, 07:48 AM   #1
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Anyone planning to run a ZHP shift knob on the F30?

I know these weighted knobs are quite popular among BMW enthusiasts. Wondering how it would look in a Sportline.

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      07-31-2012, 03:15 PM   #2
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I have this on my Roadster. The one weakness I noted test driving a new 6mt F30 was how plasticy and light the stock shift knob felt.
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      07-31-2012, 08:02 PM   #3
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Will they fit on the F30?
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Tagging along and see if it fits and want to know how it would be installed
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Any news if these fit the F30?

I am interested as well.
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      08-28-2012, 05:18 PM   #6
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Ok, so things are looking up for the ZHP. The M Sport models look to be identical to the coveted ZHP knob.

I'm going to interrogate a few contacts, maybe pull the trigger on a ZHP.



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I need this in my life. Any updates on fitment on the F30?
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I need this in my life. Any updates on fitment on the F30?
I am pretty sure you bought an M-Sport which means you already have this knob.
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I am pretty sure you bought an M-Sport which means you already have this knob.
No unfortunately, I just got the Sport Line which just comes with the regular shifter.
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      10-03-2012, 09:34 AM   #10
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Got my new shifter delivered last night! She's a beaut! Feels great in-hand, good weight. Can't wait to actually get my car so I can install it!
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      10-03-2012, 10:21 AM   #11
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Got my new shifter delivered last night! She's a beaut! Feels great in-hand, good weight. Can't wait to actually get my car so I can install it!
So you have confirmed that the normal ZHP knob is a direct replacement in the F30?

I've heard conflicting reports.
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That's what the guy at Tuner Motorsports told me when I asked him. He said If I had any issues I can return it. We shall see. Hopefully my car will be here in 2 weeks. I'll keep you posted.
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So has anyone installed the ZHP knob in an F30? Thanks.
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M ZHP shift knob.

Has anyone had any luck installing the M ZHP knob? What about the boot?
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We sell the F30 M sport knob and boot. Its the ZHP knob with the correct boot and lower ring for plug and play.







We also offer it in a custom Tri-color config for those with M sport cars or just like a little touch of M in the other models

http://www.f30post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=744908



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Great! I've placed my order!
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      11-29-2012, 08:19 PM   #17
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Do you have to replace the stock boot to use the ZHP knob on an F30?
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Do you have to replace the stock boot to use the ZHP knob on an F30?
Yes you do, the boot is stitched into the bottom of the OEM knob.
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We sell the F30 M sport knob and boot. Its the ZHP knob with the correct boot and lower ring for plug and play.







We also offer it in a custom Tri-color config for those with M sport cars or just like a little touch of M in the other models

http://www.f30post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=744908



Can you send me PM for just the boot without the knob? I already have the ZHP knob. Also not sure if there's a price difference for the boot with the red stitching, if so, please send me a quote for each. Thanks.
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We sell the F30 M sport knob and boot. Its the ZHP knob with the correct boot and lower ring for plug and play.



How much is this?
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so how does one go about ordering one of these?
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