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'Bolter
Here is a pic of the distance from my exhaust pipe and brake res. mounted to
frame.
Is this too close and should I put up a heat shield?
Its been that way since I got it.

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I don't see a fluid reservoir in the picture. If you're talking about the power brake booster, the answer is yes, and YES! Heat shields are a good thing, especially when they're protecting something you're betting your life on, like a brake system.
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'Bolter
Thanks Jerry!


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'Bolter
Example for a simple heat shield on single exhaust.

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'Bolter
Ahhhh yes!! And the ever popular cookie sheet drip pan!!!! Lol.


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'Bolter
It’s actually an official drip……………the wife repoed her cookie sheets.

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'Bolter
Nice!! I ended up with pipe wrap and shield. Did the donuts and down close to
the power steering. Also underbed.

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'Bolter
Shield is hard to see....

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'Bolter
You can some discoloration to the bottom side of booster.


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