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      06-02-2013, 06:29 AM   #139
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Originally Posted by Tony B View Post
I must be some sort of wimp....I have tried my hardest to get the OEM knob off but it refuses to budge.

Is there any sort of technique here, or is it just a case of heaving up in the direction of the lever itself?

Just muscle power. Make sure you don't smash your face as you pull the shift knob up. It is very tight but the only way to remove it, is to pull it up. Good luck.

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