carbon fiber heat shield


4 replies to this topic
  • XriderR00

Posted March 23, 2005 - 02:09 PM

#1

I bought a carbon fiber heat shield and I need to put it on my new gyt-r titanium header. The shield was for a 450f I believe, but the bend of it is not far off my gytr header. There are no mounting bolts on the header so I was thinking I could use some type of hose clamp to put it on.

Can anyone help me out with what to do here? This is the guard
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I've seen heat shields put on with clamps, but I don't know which clamp is the right kind. I don't want to spend money on getting anything welded :)

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  • Satch0922

Posted March 23, 2005 - 06:03 PM

#2

I welded studs onto my PC t-4 header and used "acorn" nuts to finish it out. BTW..I used the same exact shield

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  • Davidyz450

Posted March 23, 2005 - 11:32 PM

#3

Get universal CV boot clamps from any local part store. You need the tool to install them but it's really inexpensive. They are stainless steel and when installed correctly won't come loose. They are very low profile.

  • XriderR00

Posted March 24, 2005 - 12:36 PM

#4

Get universal CV boot clamps from any local part store. You need the tool to install them but it's really inexpensive. They are stainless steel and when installed correctly won't come loose. They are very low profile.


What tool do I need to install them? Have you used the clamps and tool?

  • XriderR00

Posted March 24, 2005 - 01:23 PM

#5

OK I looked up the CV boot clamps... How would these thangs help

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Would i be drilling a hole through the band and then putting a screw in with the threads facing up? :)





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