Your gear shift plays an important role in allowing you to transition to different modes of driving, regardless of if your Toyota is a manual or automatic transmission. It's important that the shifter in your vehicle is able to efficiently change gears when you're on the road. Another part of your shifter would be the shift knob itself. This is the part of the shifter that you hold onto during the process, which is why it should be kept in good condition. You want the part to be comfortable to hold onto. There is the practical application of this part as well as the fact that it is placed where you and passengers can view it. Many people want to customize this part to fit the look of their car or to even improve handling. Thre are a ton of different shift knob options out there. You can find something that is comfortable and suits your style. We have plenty of OEM Toyota shift knobs to browse through here.