The heat shield between the exhaust and gas tank.

Tiny
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  • 2002 HYUNDAI SANTA FE
  • 90,000 MILES

The heat shield between the exhaust and gas tank on my 2002 Santa Fe corroded and broke loose. I have removed it. Is there any danger in not having it replaced?

Thursday, October 18th, 2012 AT 3:42 PM

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Tiny
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I would replace it it keeps excessive heat away from the floor board/body of the car.

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Thursday, October 18th, 2012 AT 3:51 PM

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