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Ole Vibe made the 400 mile trek back to college. At the end a rattle appeared and then they heard a noise and ran something over. Appears to be a heat shield. Anyone know exactly where it came from?
 

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Obvious exhaust heat shield is obvious.

Crawl under and look. Shouldn't be rocket science.

That sucker must have been rattling for some time!
 

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I'm 400 miles away! It was not rattling when she left. Started when they were an hour away from the college. My Daughter will never be confused with Mona Lisa Vito. :eek:
 

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I'm 400 miles away! It was not rattling when she left. Started when they were an hour away from the college. My Daughter will never be confused with Mona Lisa Vito. :eek:
HA! Hopefully you could see the sarcasm in my font...

As others have said, it shouldn't hurt to drive it a short while without it. I would get a look as soon as convenient.
 

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I'll be down there in about 6 weeks and give it a look see. I'll make sure it's not protecting the fuel tank. Car is not used too much.


https://youtu.be/1BQveRsxcNw
 

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This should be similar. It's probably the shield over the center.
Yup, Could be #16. A few days ago I took it to Lou's Custom Exhaust and they removed #12 and #13 and welded in a solid pipe. Must of loosened it up a little.
 

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Hmm I wonder if it is #15
 

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Um, don't emulate a cop car and park with engine running for hours to keep a/c on?

hangers can be pressed into emergency service to keep from falling off. Once off, better solutions should be utilized IMO.
 

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it's a heat shield, you don't really need it... it won't burn your car down or anything, they're more annoying than anything really.
 
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