Originally Posted by 325isMostar
is there a way to tell whether I have an i or an e transmission if that is the case?
Basically I have to go the passenger side door to unlock the door, hop in then unlock the drivers side door in order to get in. They are electronic, so when I turn the key to lock the passenger side the drivers side will lock too (but it will not unlock)..bummer so I will have to buy that kit and rebuild the door lock, but I am thinking I would like to disconnect the turn and lock feature..is that possible to do?
They are the same transmission, older versions have sensors in the bell housing, but either can be used in a swap. The difference like other said are the shifter plate and bushings they use, pull up your shifter boot and the ripper boot in the car and look, it takes a couple minutes