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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old Jul 24th, 2005, 11:06 AM
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England How do i take my gear knob and hand brake off my 2005 mini one

I want to replace the gear knob with a cooper s gear knob and the hand brake with a cooper s hand brake but cant take either of the old ones off

Is there a link to show me how to do this


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I want to replace the gear knob with a cooper s gear knob and the hand brake with a cooper s hand brake but cant take either of the old ones off

Is there a link to show me how to do this


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To pull your knob off put the car in second, take a firm grab & just pull.
It takes quite a bit of force, but trust me it'll come off
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Red face CHEERS MATE I have changed me gear knob to a cooper s one

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To pull your knob off put the car in second, take a firm grab & just pull.
It takes quite a bit of force, but trust me it'll come off
Does anyone know how to take the hand brake off

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if you can read a copy of Playboy then the handbrake should be second nature

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if you can read a copy of Playboy then the handbrake should be second nature
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England Come on someone must know how to get the ****ing hand brake lever of

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www.redlinegoods.com/MINIinstall.shtm might help.

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