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Factory Exhaust Heat Shield

Post by smiley » Sun Jun 19, 2016 6:10 pm

Hey everyone.

Just wondering if anyone has some pictures of the factory heat shield that goes above the muffler on a Type 4 Engine in a late bay.

I don't have one and am thinking of making one while the engine is out to fit up.

Any pictures or descriptions would be great.


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Re: Factory Exhaust Heat Shield

Post by Marc » Sun Jun 19, 2016 7:27 pm

This one sold on theSamba for $45
https://images.duckduckgo.com/iu/?u=htt ... 3D15.1&f=1

Here's a repop available in the Netherlands
https://images.duckduckgo.com/iu/?u=htt ... 50.jpg&f=1

Discussion/dimensions (this is what you want to see) http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=577712
See also: http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=213481
http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=516909

The `72-`78 one is slightly longer at the "notched" end than the `79; the 411/412 version is the length of the `72-`78 Bus but with no notch.

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