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This is a discussion on Turbo Heat Shield within the Exterior & Appearance forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; I bought a turbo heat shield and installed it today [IMG] [/IMG] A little side by side shot...

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    Turbo Heat Shield

    I bought a turbo heat shield and installed it today

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    A little side by side shot




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    I like it! Was the install difficult?

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    no, took about 20 mins, I was waxing wifes car so kinda dinking around. The kit has instructions; on the OEM there was 6 bolts to remove. The new one had 3. There was a bracket (with hoses) I removed to get my hand in there just one bolt on that, pretty simple to install.

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    Turbo Heat Shield

    Your supposed to keep oem shield on when using the spt shield. Well for my 06....
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    Thanks

    humm...Thanks for the input. I will put that back on tomorrow, maybe I can do it in 10 mins..

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    Do u have an aftermarket downpipe? Or is this just aesthetic?

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    Quote Originally Posted by wrxnguyen View Post
    Do u have an aftermarket downpipe? Or is this just aesthetic?
    Strictly aesthetic at this point
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    maybe a stupid question,but on the first picture, the area below the turbo shield, is it supposed to be 'rusty'??
    my car is also like that.. thanks

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    Looks good!

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