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brake caliper paint

Post by geeteeaye » Fri Jun 05, 2015 7:09 pm

whats the best caliper paint to use , ive finally managed to get a hold of some calipers from a 3.2 A3 which are the same as R32 brakes but unpainted.

cheers G

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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by tommyzooom » Fri Jun 05, 2015 7:26 pm

I qlways use Hammerite Smooth

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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by Neo » Fri Jun 05, 2015 7:38 pm

tommyzooom wrote:I qlways use Hammerite Smooth

Yep, me too :)

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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by Bigharty » Fri Jun 05, 2015 8:20 pm

Me three
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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by caddyirl » Fri Jun 05, 2015 10:41 pm

Hammerite smooth silver and heat resistant red from Halfords been using it for years and can't complain Image

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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by geeteeaye » Sat Jun 06, 2015 7:00 am

cheers lads

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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by Convw » Sun Jun 07, 2015 8:49 pm

Do you bother with a primer or just give it a good clean.

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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by caddyirl » Sun Jun 07, 2015 8:53 pm

A good washing and quick scrub with a wire brush

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Re: brake caliper paint

Post by Funbagjuggler » Sun Jun 07, 2015 9:53 pm

Halfords red for me too.
Quick clean with brake cleaner first......

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