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2014 RAM 3500 - OK to remove heat shield on hood?

Is it OK to remove the heat shield from the hood do you 2014 ram pick up for two weeks

Do you mean the insulation that keeps the engine heat from discoloring the paint ?

I suppose there’s one way to find out.

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Why do you want to remove it ? If this is the insulation that is fastened to the hood vehicles went years with out such a thing .

Was it mice?

I assume the manufacturer put it there for a reason. If you remove it, you’re likely to discover that reason. :wink:

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It is there for a couple of reasons. Keeps heat of hood to slow down paint discoloring
Noise

If it’s your truck it’s ok with me if you do anything you want to it.