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Was just wiring in a Dashcam and came across this in the drivers footwell, under the steering column

its a panel with a fingerknob to release it and it drops down and inside attached to the panel is a white plastic cloth

What an earth is it intended for / to do ?

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On a closer look seems to be directly below the steering column universal joint, so may be to catch extra lubrication from that ?
Pad doesn't cover or come into contact with anything above it

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I'm still thinking it's to absorb sound.
If it was to absorb dripping lubricant, then changing it would be listed under a maintenance schedule somewhere.
 

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I'm still thinking it's to absorb sound.
If it was to absorb dripping lubricant, then changing it would be listed under a maintenance schedule somewhere.
It's definitely sound deadening. Same stuff is in the door panels and rear tailgate trim. It is 3M thinsulate or similar.

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It is so you don't get your toes caught up in all that mess.

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