Originally Posted by rav7ks
Since the install, have you had any NHV issues ?
Nope, the clamps are quite strong and since nothing moves around, there has been no increase in any noise, harshness, or vibration. This was done soley for my own comfort because if from factory the stock exhaust had a heat shield, then it'll probably be best to do it as well. They wouldn't increase cost of an exhaust if it was uncessary.
Hope this helps.