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Clos
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Clos Jun 20, 11:59pm - #203056 
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
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calipers help

aiite guys the 31ths its my cars 6th month bday, and i havent done done any monds besides the Intake, i wanna paint the calipers, i have done so many post on this. i need to know wat brand, and the color you guys used so i can do mine, i want a blue but, i dont know wat blue would go with spectra blue, so you guys with spectra blue celicas post the code of the blue you guys used thanks guys
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Sultan Jun 21, 12:01am - #203057 

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get G2 - I know people may say its too expensive (blah, blah), but the way it'll come out makes up for it...

- mine's carbon blue and I chose the red paint kit
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Miketrd Jun 21, 12:10am - #203058 
2003 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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My car is silver and i used red paint. looks nice

easy job
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Tru_gts Jun 21, 12:11am - #203059 
2002 Black Toyota Celica
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i forgot where i brought my brake paint but the important thing is that to let it dry completely. In time it will get faded away with all the dirt and dust covering it but its still a good appearance mod thumbsup

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truboo Jun 21, 12:46am - #203060 
2002 black Toyota Celica
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red?

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truboo Jun 21, 12:47am - #203061 
2002 black Toyota Celica
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red might look good with your car smile just a suggestion

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Clos Jun 21, 12:51am - #203062 
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
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they did a chop and blue looked better i dont know do
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truboo Jun 21, 12:55am - #203063 
2002 black Toyota Celica
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u think a darkish blue would look good? grin

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SmutasticGT Jun 21, 2:07am - #203064 

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blue thumbsup
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KDawg Jun 21, 3:17am - #203065 
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Click my link for my page below... Blue calipers on spec blue. I wouldn't go any other color...
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Gachinto Jun 21, 5:19pm - #203066 

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i'd go with red too ... more EYE CATCHIN when matches ur blue body ... and might depend on ur RIM too ? confused

i wanna paint mine too ... i guess i won't look for cheap ones tat withstand heat and stuff ... then let it dry for longer grin
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KDawg Jun 21, 6:30pm - #203067 
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Red looks tacky against the blue in my opinion.
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Justice Jun 21, 6:57pm - #203068 

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red or white.. but take it from me white is a beeoch to keep clean.. I'm going to be repainting mine what color w/ do you think looks best w/ white.. i'm thinking blue. like my engine plasitcs...
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RicePowered Jun 21, 6:58pm - #203069 
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i go blue or silver, silver would look cool thumbsup
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celicafourotwo Jun 21, 8:38pm - #203070 

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dark blue..i did Ford Blue..here's a pics..turn out ok..but not too satisfy cuuz it's the color is kind bright blue..i want it dark blue like the G2 kit..
1870063942-driverheadlight.jpg

Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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celicafourotwo Jun 21, 8:44pm - #203071 

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here's a close up one..Notice how bright it is?? i wanted darker...soon or later i will redo it..
1870063949-FrontBrake1.jpg

Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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SPec_ceLICA Jun 21, 9:48pm - #203072 

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My car is Spectra Blue, I dont really like the red thumbsdown a lot of people do that...I was thinking Silver cause I'm going with a Blue and siver theme. A blue or even black would be nice. Maybe even yellow...

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Sultan Jun 21, 11:53pm - #203073 

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red calipers are good for black or carbon blue exteriors
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KDawg Jun 22, 2:17am - #203074 
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I also have a blue/silver thing going. The reson I went with blue was to help tie in the wheel well area more with the rest of the car. If you go with silver brakes and silver wheels it will stand out too much, in my opinion.
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Clos Jun 22, 2:33am - #203075 
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
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thanks guys ill post pix after i do mine
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celicafourotwo Jun 22, 3:08am - #203076 

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is Black on Black exterior look good?? i'm planning on redoing my caliper..i'm thinking black..so everything outside is black..so far i tinted the Sidemarker, thirdbrake light..soon will be the taillight..headlight done also..

Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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Sultan Jun 22, 4:18am - #203077 

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^^^
black calipers will be unnoticeable and therefore defeat the purpose of painting them...
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morris Jun 22, 10:45am - #203078 
2000 White Toyota Celica GT
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Paint them red! hot! happywink
I used Duplicolor High Heat! works great! thumbsup
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Gachinto Jun 23, 1:24am - #203079 

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Quote:
is Black on Black exterior look good?? i'm planning on redoing my caliper..i'm thinking black..so everything outside is black..so far i tinted the sidemarker, thirdbrake light..soon will be the taillight..headlight done also..


make EVERYTHING BLACK ... grin batman ...

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celicafourotwo...you need a G2 kit...that paint is a little off (as we discussed... rolleyes)
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tru_Asiatik_Pride Jun 23, 2:39am - #203081 

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g2 blue tongue
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Clos Jun 23, 4:37am - #203082 
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
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well got this today hope they come out good, im so scared but oh well if they get fucked up ill try a different color. i want mine just like KDawg has his they match the paint so good, ill paint them tomorow and post pix here is wat i got
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