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Old 08-29-2016, 01:03 PM   #21
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None of them are self tappers, because that's for steel stud construction and A/C ducting.
All are M6 bolts to weld nuts or chassis tabs.
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Happy to report that the heat shield worked like a champ and the tunnel had ZERO heat transfer into it, almost cold to touch in the cooler MRLS weather.
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Bump because I'm 99% sure I found the OEM heat shield part number. Hopefully Moti can jump in and confirm.

BP4K-56-441F, a whopping $32 locally or $44 shipped brand new from a Mazda dealer on eBay.



Here's the shield I got from eBay. About 27" long, and the wide end would measure about 22" if flattened out. All the stamped ridges, indents, and edge contours match Moti's pictures as far as I can tell.
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Amazon has them for 44 + free shipping. I'll order one and see how it is.
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I love this. I pulled my engine yesterday for a rebuild and I was going to order the stuff that you stick on the sheetmetal. This looks much better (and is cheaper)
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Looks like you found the right one, afm.
Super light, huh?
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Yup, and pleasantly WAY less sharp than similar heat shields on my Volvo
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The view under an ND without engine/trans in it shows heat shielding quite similar to Morpheus.




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Old 03-25-2017, 02:57 PM   #29
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Nice find, Ryan!
This one might be even easier to work with if the dimensions are close enough.
Any idea about part number / cost?
Won't be needing it for my stuff, but if someone is just starting....
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I wish mazda motorsports website was updated so I could just find the part number for that shielding and order it.
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