Originally Posted by Tugly
Anybody who remembers the old days of "Vapor Lock" will know exactly what I'm talking about.
Reflective Mylar maybe? I used it to wrap the starter in my '79 Trans Am to keep the header heat away.
I know vapor lock well. I stuffed a small block in a '77 Vega back in the day and it was plagued with vapor lock. A Phenolic spacer solved my problem, but that's not going to help in your situation. Just thinking out loud...