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Old 08-26-2014, 08:06 AM   #26
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Old 08-27-2014, 03:21 PM   #27
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i painted mine

I painted mine, finally the car wash after one year, tried to wash some off, I am going to buy caliper covers for my RS now. I dont want to keep touching up. The RS covers are 199.00 on amazon.





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I really want red calipers on my white camaro, a shop is charging me $200 to do all four but a friend recommended I should just buy caliper covers which also cost about $200. I'm kinda torn as to which way to go, what are your opinions?

And I know I can just paint them myself for way cheaper but I rather not even attempt it
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Old 08-27-2014, 09:11 PM   #28
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IMO, with the Brembo calibers, I'd have them powder coated like I plan on doing with mine.
But like mentioned above, the smaller calibers do look smaller painted a shiny color. Wonder what they would look like painted a matt or flat color, has anyone tried that?
If I had the smaller calibers I'd buy the covers depending on the durability of them, it makes them look Bigger AND Shiny.
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Old 08-27-2014, 11:13 PM   #29
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I got front and rear Brake Caliper Covers for my V6 Brakes. I like them!
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Old 09-01-2014, 01:58 AM   #30
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I say paint yours and use these camaro decals.
http://m.ebay.com/itm/131037564301?nav=SEARCH
If you where in LA I would help you. Or save up for a used SS Brembo take off set. Can be had for 500-650.

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Old 09-01-2014, 08:41 AM   #31
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Paint Them V6 brakes, don't use covers. They look Cheap. I just used the brake caliper paint from oReilly's, 30 bucks.
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Old 09-01-2014, 08:42 AM   #32
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I got front and rear Brake Caliper Covers for my V6 Brakes. I like them!
I do like them with those wheels
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Old 09-01-2014, 08:43 AM   #33
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IMHO covers looks cheap and cheesy. Paint them or send the to a powder coater. Mike the powder coater does them for a reasonable price and they would most likely last a lot longer than painted ones.
Having had powedercoated ones, painted ones and cover-covered ones...

Powdercoating is the way to go. Cheap, durable and looks great.
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Old 09-01-2014, 09:29 PM   #34
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Another vote for Mike the Powdercoater. great service and quality. They look great!
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