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Old 02-13-10, 02:07 PM   #1
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Talking Painted Calipers

Hey guys Im looking into painting my calipers but wanted to see the variety
in colors because I cant afford to buy a BBK .So far with a little research
Ive found yellow, red and black. Can you please post some pics of the different
colors doesnt matter if I seen them...
maybe I should've started the official painted caliper thread huh? hehe



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Old 02-13-10, 02:19 PM   #2
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what color is your car?
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Old 02-13-10, 02:26 PM   #3
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Vinyl not good enough? Painting is better than tint?
I think caliper"s color depends on car's color.
Red would be nice anyway

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Old 02-13-10, 02:28 PM   #4
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Black it think 212 or 202 paint code?
but it doesn matter I just want to see
whats out there cause I was think something
weird like pastel green like a project Mu or gold like
Brembo or just stick with norm colors...



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Old 02-13-10, 02:30 PM   #5
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well why don't you just go to your local auto store, walk the paint isle and see what they have, then picture it on your calipers... easy as that
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Old 02-13-10, 02:38 PM   #6
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well why don't you just go to your local auto store, walk the paint isle and see what they have, then picture it on your calipers... easy as that
True true but pics of others wouldnt hurt right? hehe
I just saw SeOuL thread and love the yellow but need to see a close up pic.


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Old 02-13-10, 02:40 PM   #7
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RenatUSSR RED looks goood!!
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Old 02-13-10, 03:54 PM   #8
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Red with white decals. Gonna change it up soon though, probably ultrasonic blue because I still have some laying around.



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theres another thread with some pics on it, it talks more about the durability of painted brake calipers n such but it has a few pictures

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/susp...oks-cheap.html


heres mine blue,

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Old 02-13-10, 05:06 PM   #10
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where do u guys get the white lexus decals? i cant afford a big brake kit as well so im going to get my calipers powdercoated only need to find the white lexus decal
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you can easily get them on ebay, thats where i got mine
im goin to paint mine as well as soon as it gets warm up here in ny
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Just did my stock IS-F brakes from black to red
http://www.clublexus.com/forums/is-f...-brakes-2.html
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powder coated gloss black. Looks OEM.


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I'm thinking about painting mine purple, only because I'm a girl though =)
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I'm thinking about painting mine purple, only because I'm a girl though =)
I was going to do that! I have the paint just don't know if I really want to do it, debating if I want to leave it simple or go purple. Btw it's been done by a guy already. lol

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