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MG TD TF 1500 - Barries Heat Shield

Just setting on the studs, it looks very nice and very professionally done. Carbs won't go back on until I get the Teflon O rings installed. Never a dull moment. PJ

Paul S Jennings

Hi Paul,

How many spacers are you using? I have a similar heat shield but have only fitted one of the insulated spacers to give the air filter more clearance. I haven't used the car too much but there have been no vaporisation problems to date.

J Targosz

Jan. That is what Barrie recommends for a TF - the thick spacer and a gasket on either side of the heat shield.
Dave H
Dave Hill

Jan, Just what Dave said. No need to ad spacers, just slide the carbs out, put the heat shield over the standard insulated spacers with gasket and put a carb gasket over it and re install the carbs. It came with the vinyl coating over the front, remove that and a shinny stainless surface appears. PJ
Paul S Jennings

This thread was discussed on 06/05/2015

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