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Paul TVR

posted on 2/5/19 at 11:55 AM Reply With Quote
Exhaust heat shields

Hi all, I have a heat shield currently fitted to the exhaust, it's got a folded over edge but probably no more than 3-4mm in total. Is this a no go for the IVA test? In tomorrow so not sure if I should leave on or take it off.


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40inches

posted on 2/5/19 at 12:46 PM Reply With Quote
A rolled edge will be fine, mine passed IVA without a problem. I took a file and emery cloth just in case, but didn't need them,
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nick205

posted on 2/5/19 at 02:04 PM Reply With Quote
Never bothered with a heatshield on my MK Indy. Passed SVA without comment and even though the exhaust was on the drivers side nobody ever got burnt. Pay attention when kids are around the car and make sure they know not to touch it!


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snapper

posted on 2/5/19 at 06:05 PM Reply With Quote
Keep a bit of edge trim handy and some silicon sealant.
Itíll probably fall off after IVA





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