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    Cool Brake Calipers

    I am due to take delivery of my new A3 in September and like the idea of painting the brake calipers Red!! Anyone done this and think it worthwhile, if so can anyone recommend a good paint? Thanks

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    i used 'Japlac' for mine sorced from Homebase, seems to be holding out quite well
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    red hammerite for me, just repainted after 2 years and it really didnt need doing
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    i used halfords brake caliper paint u get a very smooth finish with it.
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    Thanks thats a great help

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    Quote Originally Posted by 1animal1 View Post
    red hammerite for me, just repainted after 2 years and it really didnt need doing
    I jumped on the Hammerite band wagon too.... But gold, not red.
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