Originally Posted by baxdaddy
anybody had an issue with bolts coming loose (as stated by tech support) because you chose not to cut the heat shield? Installing in the A.M. and was curious as to necessity to cut. TIA.
Its really no big deal to cut it. But I can understand not wanting to. Personally, if they really feel there is a possibility of it coming loose, just cut it. Just need a decent pair of tin snips or shears. Plus it keeps it up just that much higher for a nice finish.