Chevy El Camino THM400 Transmission 1981, Flexplate Safety Shield by TCI®. Flexplate Safety Shields are designed to protect both drivers and spectators from the effects of a flexplate or starter ring gear failure. A flexplate shield is mandatory in many classes and types of racing and fits over the front part of the transmission bellhousing. All TCI® Flexplate Shields are manufactured from high-strength steel and meet NHRA specifications. All TCI® flexplate shields are also SFI 30.1 certified.
- Manufactured from high-strength steel
- SFI 30.1 certified & meets many sanctioning bodies' specs
- Powder coated shields available in black, red and blue for Chevy applications, as well as chrome
- All other shields are silver vain powder coated and are scratch and oil resistant
One of the main brands of the COMP Performance Group, TCI® leads the pack in high performance aftermarket drivetrain products. The history of the company goes back to 1968 when it started supplying high performance transmission-related parts to a small group of drag racing enthusiasts. From that humble beginning in Memphis, Tennesse, the brand has gradually evolved into a world-leading manufacturer of torque converters and other drivetrain components that feature uncompromising durability. Currently located in Ashland, Mississippi, TCI continues to set the bar for high quality transmission torque converters and accessory parts. All TCI drivetrain components are designed by passionate and experienced engineers and manufactured using state-of-the-art equipment so you can be sure that they deliver performance and reliability unmatched in the industry. And above all else, every single TCI product undergoes rigorous quality control to ensure many years of failure-free operation.