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      12-28-2019, 09:52 AM   #2
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Drives: 2015 228i MSport w/Trk Pkg
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Wake Forest, NC

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Originally Posted by Gregos93 View Post
Hi guys,

I have recently purchased a 228i xdrive, 8 speed automatic, from 2016. The car got a premium essential package and a M Track Package.
However I am utterly disappointed that it didn't come with paddle shifter. My question is, does the vehicle have the infrastructure to take paddle shifter.
Would it be a straight forward operation, like plug and play type of thing to add paddle.

My local retailer sell OEM paddle from 3 series, wonder if they could fit on mine.

Thanks for your answers.

I have found that I don't use them very much, even at the track for HPDEs. The computer program for sport mode is very good and you can always use the shifter.

But others swear by the paddles so to each his own. I just wouldn't spend a lot for them.