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Does anyone know what the best material is to use for sound-deadening inside the car?

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There is a whole myriad of products that different people have had varying degrees of success with. Ceramic paint on insulation is a good sound and heat barrier, followed by some aluminized self stick material (peel and seal). On the floor in addition to the two mentioned steps I would also add a layer of double backed aluminized jute material before the carpet. You can go with the car specific stuff and spend a small fortune or you can do some searching on this site and save a bunch of money with home type products.

Here is one good thread.

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Also check out this site. This stuff works great and is reasonably priced.
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I've found cardboard works great for sound dampening, only problem is you cant get the stuff wet, and the more you step/beat on it it will mush tear and just all in all turn to crap.
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