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Caliper Painting which colour

Discussion in 'A6/S6/Allroad forum (C6 Chassis)' started by B5NUT, Mar 23, 2014.

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    One of the things on my list is to paint the calipers, but cannot decide on a colour, think I've narrowed it down to either blank or silver, anyone else done their calipers?
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    Yer leaning towards that colour. I guess it will also be easier to keep clean.
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    What colour car ?
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    Not sure what the color is called but its a silver/gray....

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    Paint code? On the data sticker in the spare wheel well.
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    Red or Yellow would be my choice
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    I think it's going to be black, far easier on the maintenance and cleaning. Going to order a Por 15 caliper painting kit.
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    Black or silver mate, no big colours for standard calipers
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    Yours looks like Akoya Silver...
    I done black but find they get lost behind the wheel! I'm going to do silver next I think...
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    Silver gets my vote, i did my s-lines ones in silver used e-tech stuff it wasnt up to much so i wouldnt recommend it tbh.
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    I used hammerite... Always worked fine for me!
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    b5nut what did you go for in the end and do you have pics for us to see ? :)
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    No not yet, car is in the body shop at the moment having the rust on the tailgate fixed. Think I'm going to go black.
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