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Protecting front-seat passengers against engine noise

17/12/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation, sound insulation

Although excess engine noise is not desirable, it is important to use acoustic insulation for the engine bay such that the driver can still recognise when the engine is revving too high, or if there are any unusual and unhealthy noises coming from the engine. But the front-seat passenger needs no such feedback, allowing their […]

A precise approach to vehicle engine bay noise

12/12/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

The engine is one of the loudest parts of any motor vehicle, making it important to use acoustic insulation to minimise the transmission of vehicle engine bay noise. But for maximum vehicle engine bay noise reduction, it is beneficial to know exactly where in the compartment the unwanted noise is coming from – something that […]

Keep ‘frosting’ at bay with thermal insulation

06/12/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Thermal Insulation

The onset of winter weather brings with it the annual rise in ‘frosting’ incidents, which can be tackled in part by equipping vehicles with more thermal insulation. As outdoor air temperatures drop below freezing, windscreens get icy and engines need warming up more before setting out on a journey, and for many people that leads […]

Kia Niro engine bay insulation tuned to common frequencies

08/03/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

The engine bay acoustic insulation in the new Kia Niro has been tuned to respond best at the common frequencies used by the engine itself during acceleration. In an attempt to ensure the engine noise is improved particularly at the main wavelengths it produces in common use, the Kia engineers have used a combination of […]

Engine bay noise insulation adds all-around improvement to Kia Sportage

11/02/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

The new Kia Sportage has been given all-around improvements in NVH refinement, including engine bay noise insulation and sound reduction in the dashboard panel. According to the manufacturer, the improvements to noise, vibration and harshness are among the changes that are “key to the comfort of occupants” in the new model. “Significant changes over the […]