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Old 9th May 2006
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I have a 97 9000 aero 2.3 lt turbo. Where is my heat plate? Thanks
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If you have one its between the inlet manifold and cylinder head. If its fitted and you remove it you'll need to shorten the bolts.
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I found it easier, rather than shortening bolts or packing with washers, to put a nut onto the bolts all the way before putting the bolt through the manifold and into the head. That takes up the extra length no problem.
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