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  • Throttle Body Heat Shield

    A heat shield made out of aluminum is nothing more than a heat sink. The heat from the heads going to the manifold, with the throttle body attached to it will be a far greater source of heat compared to the exhaust manifold that is not attached to the throttle body. There are better ways to decrease intake air temp, with this one giving absolutely nothing in return for your money.

    • danbettis
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      I have some experience designing working heat shields. The most important tool in a IR Thermometer. Take temps before and after each modification. Experiment, it is more or an art than science. You will be surprised of what you will find. If you do not take temps you be makeing things worse.
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