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Old 01-23-2015, 08:07 AM Thread Starter
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does the large plastic cover, which covers most of the eng. really necessary?
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Old 01-23-2015, 09:30 AM
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Not really. Keeps the engine visually clean from the driving. Some say it keeps the engine hotter when it's on. Others say it doesn't. I have it off. But going to put it back on. Just need the neck piece that goes between the cover and engine.

If anyone here has it I'll buy it
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It's an NVH cover - more for sound suppression rather than appearance (hence the inch or two of foam on the underside).

I have mine still, in the basement (off my '07).

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