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Old 06-27-2013, 02:51 PM   #1
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Will this work in an IX?
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Old 06-29-2013, 12:03 PM   #2
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Should. A guy I know had a B&M knock off in an iX with no issues so I can't see why that wouldn't work.
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Old 06-29-2013, 01:05 PM   #3
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yes it will, ix has same trans as IS afaik (just bolted to a tcase)
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Old 06-29-2013, 02:08 PM   #4
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I think I've had 14 bmw's in 4 years.
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Old 07-02-2013, 02:33 PM   #5
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There are some iX specific parts in there, but an OEM z3 shifter should fit.
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A lot of guys have done this, but be mindful of the amount of work involved.

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