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Old 03-28-2013, 12:45 PM   #1
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Caliper paint color suggestions?

Hey guys,

Put some 18's on my 2012 5-door and wasn't really thinking about how much my brake-ugliness was going to stand out. Thinking I should paint the calipers Black or Red, but am wondering if you guys suggest a certain color? Any suggestions are appreciated. Attached picture below.

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Old 03-28-2013, 12:51 PM   #2
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I always vote for Black, looks the best under all circumstances! It will hide dirt/brake dust the best and not distract from the wheels/car.


Silver and red would both fine as well. Although, red tends to be too flashy for my tastes, unless you have the big brakes and engine to back it up
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Old 03-28-2013, 01:30 PM   #4
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Black, silver, red, gunmetal, even a dull gold would work. depends on how flashy you want to be
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Old 03-28-2013, 02:02 PM   #5
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red. you already have black wheels, make it stand out a little.
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Old 03-28-2013, 02:34 PM   #6
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Red for sure. As long as it's not too off from your base color.
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I have black caliper's. If you do red, you'd for sure have to add a Brembo sticker=
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