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Old 09-15-2012, 11:56 AM
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I only did red cause I had 2 cans of it leftover from when I did my Civic a few years ago. I used one can, saved one for touch ups in the future!
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Old 09-15-2012, 05:51 PM
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have fun in about 2 months when they start flaking i tried vht and the hest stuff and caliper paint they all chip got me some covers instead
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i have been using vht for 5 different vehicles. never had any issues...
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Looks great...hopefully you don't have any problems. Mine are holding up as well with no chipping.
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Looks great, good job there. I just touch mine up to keep them looking great. The little chips from time to time are no big problem. Much prefer painted calipers to rusted ones.
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Nice job!! I didn't see a pole on this one like we had with your old truck though!!
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Fantastic work and it looks great. Many people that have spent alot of time doing/researching brake caliper painting will tell ya that prep is what makes it a pleasureable experience all around. Good luck showing them off!
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Nice job!! I didn't see a pole on this one like we had with your old truck though!!
LOL, the old truck was in the parking lot at my apartment. This one was taken with the truck on a lift at my shop.
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Fantastic work and it looks great. Many people that have spent alot of time doing/researching brake caliper painting will tell ya that prep is what makes it a pleasureable experience all around. Good luck showing them off!
I just cleaned them real good. I didn't have any primer, the can said none was nessecary, but using VHT primer was optional. At $12 a can, I chose to risk it.
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have fun in about 2 months when they start flaking i tried vht and the hest stuff and caliper paint they all chip got me some covers instead
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