Too Many Red Calipers Out There?

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  1. 90lxwhite

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    So I'm slapping on new wheels this weekend and I'm thinking about painting the calipers while I'm at it. There are quit a bit o' reds out there aren't there? Maybe I'll join the band wagon I dunno, can't really decide. It's a viper blue gt that will be fitted with chrome 03 cobras. Hm how bout blue ones? Silver? Black?
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    Mine are black for the subtle look, not alot of flash on the car. It's really about the look your trying to achieve.
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    my calipers and rear drums are painted red to match the body color or else I'd go black so the dust and grime doesn't show up as much.
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    image.jpg I ended up going black. Mostly due to the fact that I had some on hand and didn't wanna run to the store. Can't really see em but its cool
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    Red on mine, goes well with my Black Cobra R's. Also my car is a Dark Canyon Red. So red works well for me.

    I think Silver calipers on a blue car would look nice.
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    stykthyn Commander of the snuggie cultists

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    Polish them
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    I think I'm gonna call em good for now.
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    thats a good idea there! I bet it'd be a lot of upkeep work though...
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    never too many red ones! blue looks good tho
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    If I get bored and need something to tinker w maybe I'll go another route. I have a belt tensioner and possible lower intake gasket leak to keep me occupied for now
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    powder coat them chrome in that case!
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    My calipers and drums were red when I bought the car. My first order of business, literally right when I got the car home, was to paint them black. Nothing against anyone who, just not my style. If you like it, keep it!
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    Red looks decent on red/silver/white/black cars to me, I am a fan of silver painted calipers.
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    Couldn't agree more. Although not a Mustang, my dd is silver with red calipers and will give some of your cars arun for its money! :D

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    Painted calipers reduce et's by .2 seconds

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