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Starter Plates

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by 88MudBeast, May 8, 2001.

  1. 88MudBeast

    88MudBeast Registered Member

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    What do you guys know about starter plates? Where can i get one, how hard is it to install? How effective are they?
    Thanks
    Big Jake
     
  2. DieselDan

    DieselDan 1/2 ton status

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    Uh, are you talking about starter "shims"? 'Not sure if I've heard about starter plates.
     
  3. ChevyCaGal

    ChevyCaGal 3/4 ton status

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    Do you mean heat shields as in plates like that? Like if you run headers to protect the starter from getting overly hot? If so lots of places carry them from JCWhitney to Summit.....They run about $25 or so give or take....

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