Yeah we still get plenty cold and can usually count on snow for 3 months, even a half hour north they got enough to open up like 12/20, but with as busy as I am with everything else, gotta take it all in moderation.
This was my fix for the exhaust hanger strap- Subaru timing belt. The stuff is tough as all heck and should handle contact with the muffler no prob. I could goop some orange silicone on there if it starts getting melty. New springs on the muffler and it's mounted nice and snug