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Old 11-26-2010, 04:59 PM   #105 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Piwoslaw View Post
...So I think I'll look into blankets and other ways to keep the heat in.
I already have an OEM blanky on the underside of the hood (bonnet),
but I bet that it's for noise control as much as holding temperature.
Maybe I'll add some foil to that?
Have you considered aluminum foil faced bubble insulation?
Getting wet under the hood/bonnet shouldn't have any effect on it.



Don't know where you'll find it locally.
Here's one of many suppliers from a google search:
ZX-INSUL radiant barrier foil insulation

Here's a thread on how I used some as a radiant barrier on my Prius.

And another.

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