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May 26, 9:14pm - #186732 
any one with spectra blue Celica GT or GTS

if you have painted your calipers want did use and were did you get it from, also wat was the price.if you got pix please post them i wanna see how they look thanks guys

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May 26, 11:19pm - #186733 
i was thinking of doing that this weekend im curious to see replys


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May 27, 9:54am - #186734 
may do that this weekend as well...

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May 27, 10:19am - #186735 
I was thinking about doing that this weekend also. Any suggestions? spineyes


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May 27, 10:29am - #186736 
well i dont have a spec blue but have a carbon blue and i have heared good reviews about g2 brake paint its expensive($40) but i think its worth it for the features it has
i asked on another thread where to get them online(besides ebay) and iam still waiting for a rsponse

btw iam getting the blue one thumbsup

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May 27, 10:29am - #186737 
sure why the hell not...ill do mine this weekend too maybe

though im not sure what ur asking. are you asking what color you should paint them, or steps on painting ur calipers spectra blue?


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May 27, 10:30am - #186738 
I'm not spectra blue but I did mine a couple weeks ago...

I fallow this Instruction

I made mine Silver and it cost me about
10 $ for caliper paint
5 $ for brake cleaner
3 $ for a brush

That's it !


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May 27, 10:33am - #186739 
I have to wash my calipers theyre real dirty, ill post pics this weekend when i wash the car, also they are painted black, and the rear drums as well are black.

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May 27, 11:27am - #186740 
Originally Posted by DaBigTickett
I have to wash my calipers theyre real dirty, ill post pics this weekend when i wash the car, also they are painted black, and the rear drums as well are black.


yeah you need to wash your car Omar smile

i got spectra blue, calipers are blue also, cant remember what shade it is but its lighter (omar saw it already), but i bought the paint from kragen.

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May 27, 11:33am - #186741 
i painted mine red, sorry for the poor quality pic, they came out great using a high temp paint and high temp clear coat.

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May 27, 11:35am - #186742 
heres the front

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May 27, 11:38am - #186743 
what color and brand did you use???


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May 27, 11:47am - #186744 
i don't remember, the color was fire engine red and then a clear coat. i'm not sure the brand, i bought it from a local custom car shop.

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May 27, 11:58am - #186745 
I was thinking Red for my car but I think I going to paint them black...I'm sure any high temp paint will be ok...A couple of my buddys painted their calipers and it looks great...just make sure to paint your rotors while your at it. If you going to do it might as well do it right thumbsup Post pics when you get them done I'm sure we all would love to see it.


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May 27, 12:31pm - #186746 
i just dont think red would match that good on spectra blue, maybe carbon blue but spectra blue i dont know i dont like it but ill see wat ill do

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May 27, 12:35pm - #186747 
I'd like to find something as close to the color of our cars as possible. If I find anything, I'll let you guys know. smile


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May 27, 7:36pm - #186748 
G2 brake paint from http://www.brakecaliperpaint.com/

$39.99 shipped.

Here's some pics

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May 27, 7:36pm - #186749 
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May 27, 8:28pm - #186750 
Originally Posted by Evan
G2 brake paint from http://www.brakecaliperpaint.com/

$39.99 shipped.


since you recomended the site evan i just finish ordering a blue set about 10 minutes ago hopefully it'll be a smooth transaction thumbsup


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May 27, 8:42pm - #186751 
wow evan...your car is always so shiny eek

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May 29, 11:41am - #186752 
i got a spec blue and i painted mine blue as well, i used a "ford dark blue" spray paint from kragen, the paint almost is identical to the spec blue...i wish i had closer pics but my digital cam isnt workin at the moment...

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May 29, 12:21pm - #186753 
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yah G2 is wonderful stuff .. getting a price around $40 shipped is good.. anything more thumbsdown

sometimes on eBay you might find it for less..

but might as well spend $40 for a great product than spending it on spray paint cause this stuff is shiny too grin


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May 29, 8:07pm - #186754 
thanks guys

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