who said it wont?? i'd think all you'd have to do is maybe remake the metal plate under the carpet on the tunnel with the hole in the right spot for the new shifter...
thats what i did when i did the motor/tranny swap and used a b&m cable shifter....
1998 XJ on 37's.JK Rubi axles with chromo shafts and ctm's, 4:1 transfer case, etc etc etc.
2003 Range Rover HSE, 4.4 Quad Cam.
1998 Range Rover with a 6.0 LSx
1994 YJ, 4.3/700R4/OME SOA, etc
Western Star 4900EX 4 axle.
4.3/700r4/new frame buildup (YJ)....