Richard Kleinhoffer - Macomb Twp. MI
Allan Bertrand - Warren MI
Edward Biegas - Sterling Heights MI
James E. Van Hout - Auburn Hills MI
Lee M. Dziekan - Metamora MI
Chrysler Corporation - Auburn Hills MI
A system for shielding electromagnetic waves, slowing radiant heat transfer, and attenuating mechanical noise emitted from within an engine compartment and a grommet for establishing an electrically conductive path from a hoodliner's conducting layer to ground. Provided in the present system is a hoodliner that has an electrically conducting material layer for shielding electromagnetic waves, and a fibrous material layer attached to the conducting material for slowing radiant heat transfer and attenuating mechanical noise emitted from the engine compartment.