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|How do I choose the right Orsen Shield for my vehicle?|
Choosing the right Orsen Shield for your vehicle is easy. All you need to do is to provide the dealer or retailer with your vehicle model and the year of manufacture.
|What material is Orsen Shield made of?|
The primary material used to develop Orsen Shield is a specially formulated polymer which was developed over years of research in our own laboratories.
|Why is the material not of steel?|
A steel skid provides good protection but it is extremely heavy, thus affecting fuel consumption and increasing the cost of operating the vehicle. Orsen Shield's proprietary polymer material is many times lighter than steel, and yet provides equal or even better protection.
|How frequently do I need to replace the Orsen Shield installed in my car?|
Orsen Shield is extremely durable. There is no need for a replacement unless it is damaged due to traumatic impact or excessive scraping on raised road surfaces - the very reason why the Shied is installed, to protect the car's undercarriage and its occupants.
|Do I have to remove the Orsen Shield during servicing?|
No, there is no need to remove Orsen Shield during servicing as there is an opening for the drainage and discharge of engine oils.
|Is installation difficult?|
Installation is relatively simple and can be done DIY, although it is recommended that the installation be done by our dealers. The only tools required are two 9/16 wrenches and a 13/16 socket and ratchet. - To be confirmed for the sizes of the wrenches and sockets.
|If I fitted wrongly, will it cause any damage to the vehicle?|
In most cases, little damage will be done to the car. However, poor installation may cause sub-optimal performance of the Shield.
|Why is there a saving in fuel consumption?|
The saving is caused by streamlining the flow of air beneath the car thus reducing the aerodynamic drag to the vehicle while in motion.
|Are there any other benefits apart from physical protection of the car and its occupants, and the savings in fuel consumption?|
Orsen Shield lengthens the life of the car's engine components by keeping them clean and reducing wear and tear.
In addition, users of Orsen Shield commented that cabin noise is much reduced thus providing greater comfort and enhancing the driving experience.
|Is Orsen Shield suitable for any vehicle?|
Orsen Shield can be used in any vehicle as long as a Shield has been developed for that particular vehicle model type and year.
|Is Orsen Shield a one size fit-all skid plate?|
No, an Orsen Shield skid plate will need to be developed and customized for each vehicle model type and year.
|Will Orsen Shield cause overheating to my vehicle if I am caught in a traffic jam?|
No, as heat generated by the car's engine will be dissipated upwards. As the hot air rises cooler air will be drawn in by the fan. This circulation and ventilation of air will continue whether the car is stationary or in motion. Orsen Shield, which is fitted at the bottom of the under-carriage, it will not obstruct this exchange and flow of air in the vehicle.
|Why do I need Orsen Shield when I do not have one currently and yet my vehicle is functioning well?|
It is not mandatory to have Orsen Shield on your vehicle. However, there are clear advantages to having it installed including the safety and physical protection and potentially immense cost savings.
|How can I purchase an Orsen Shield skid plate?|
Orsen Shield skid plates may be purchased through our appointed distributors and retailers.
|What is the warranty?|
Orsen Shield comes with a one year warranty on any manufacturing defects or workmanship.
|Can I become a dealer?|
Yes. Please kindly contact us. Our contact info is available here.
|How long will it take to get my Orsen Shield upon ordering?|
You can expect to receive your Orsen Shield skid plate within 2 to 4 weeks of your order.
|What are the available colors for the Orsen Shield skid plate?|
Orsen Shield skid plates are generally available in black. However, for an additional charge, the skid plate can be customized to come in the color of your choice. Please contact us or our distributors and retailers for a quote.