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falkkor Jul 2, 11:19pm - #214880 

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27HP Mod I just finished!

LOL well not really but looks much better now

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falkkor Jul 2, 11:20pm - #214881 

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falkkor Jul 2, 11:22pm - #214882 

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And from the process...
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DaBigTickett Jul 2, 11:24pm - #214883 

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take a farther pic, looks good tho.
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Tru_gts Jul 2, 11:28pm - #214884 
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falkkor Jul 2, 11:28pm - #214885 

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I need to wash my car beore I get a pic with any skin showing smile Dirty its ever been right now. Will have one up later in the sun
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Chelica815 Jul 2, 11:30pm - #214886 
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You know how you have those rust and etc. on the Rotors. Is there a way to like clean them? I see rust and crap on my and would love to find a way to clean them to make it somewhat shiny again.

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RyOlSe Jul 2, 11:32pm - #214887 

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hey you might try using it on your calipers and drums and not so much your hands rofl (just kidding) what paint did you use, i realy like Dopli's new caliper paint it kicks ass [/color]

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drkramm Jul 2, 11:32pm - #214888 
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wire brush or wire wheel on a drill but unless you paint it or clear it they will jsut rust again luckaly they have silver paint so mask and spray

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celimangts17 Jul 2, 11:33pm - #214889 

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pep boys makes a brake parts cleaner thumbsup. also you can use like a brillow pad and after you spray the rotor and caliper with the cleaner you can get that nasty rust off the wheel hub. i think thats what it is called. works great

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Mad_Game Jul 2, 11:34pm - #214890 
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looks good so far, how long did it take you
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falkkor Jul 2, 11:36pm - #214891 

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Took me uhh.. 5 hours. could only do 2 at a time.

I jsut used some APT Caliper paint from Autozone. couldnt find Dopi color anywhere local.

Used a wire brush and Brake cleaner to clean everything first
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cycocelica Jul 2, 11:37pm - #214892 

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Chelica815 Jul 2, 11:40pm - #214893 
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Thanks for the info.

You have a pic of the whole car from the side, that way we can see the painted calipers with the Rims.

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falkkor Jul 3, 12:35am - #214894 

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Yeah just got back from washing it. Going to let it dry and take a shower myself will grab a pic when I get out.

Rims are stock still so nothing special there frown
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falkkor Jul 3, 1:55am - #214895 

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falkkor Jul 3, 1:56am - #214896 

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falkkor Jul 3, 1:56am - #214897 

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falkkor Jul 3, 1:58am - #214898 

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And its official I never want to paint anything again.

Did the Engine Plastics, Interior trim and the Brakes jsut this week.. although total cost of about 40$ It was a great time killer. Now If I can jsut find somethign to work on for this 3 days weekend lol.. hmmm My sub could use a custom enclosure...
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ravertony Jul 3, 2:02am - #214899 
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falkkor Jul 3, 2:08am - #214900 

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HAHAHAHHAHAHHAHHA now that I look at the pics.. it matches the Blue Spectra color... I spent 5 hours looking at those sonsofbitches and didnt notice til just now! Wow.. long day lol

well 1st and 2nd pic do 3rd came out bright cause of the flash
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ToiletPaper Jul 3, 3:23am - #214901 
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nice
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tru_Asiatik_Pride Jul 3, 3:25am - #214902 

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nice job bro thumbsup
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celicafourotwo Jul 3, 4:44am - #214903 

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sweet thumbsup

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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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Clos Jul 3, 4:46am - #214904 
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wow urs looks 10000000 times better then me did you spray it or wat, nice mod, wat color did you use, please PM and let me know thumbsup
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hkysk8r86 Jul 3, 5:41am - #214905 

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Falkkor, which Caliper/drum paint did you use?
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Chelica815 Jul 3, 5:41am - #214906 
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Whoa crap, they look freaking awesome.

O yeah, stock GTS rims aren't bad IMO. They look pretty good for stock. I have the same shoes and am not planning on getting some Rims till a few years.

But yeah, nice job. I think I will be doing mine soon. Might be going for Black setup tho. Always wanted a Silver with Black tones.

Anyone seen a Celica with painted Black calipers?

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falkkor Jul 3, 6:46am - #214907 

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Umm ill take a pic of the can in the morning. I dont even wanna look at it atm lol.

I brushed on first few coats then got pissed and jsut sprayed everything.. im still burning it off the rotor lol
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hkysk8r86 Jul 3, 4:19pm - #214908 

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yup, that's the one bad problem about spraying them, it's much easier to just paint them, but then again, more time consuming. but for the looks, hand painting is better than spray thumbsup
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oas Jul 3, 4:25pm - #214909 
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tomeks Jul 3, 4:28pm - #214910 

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nice job thumbsup

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SkyhighRedline Jul 3, 4:43pm - #214911 
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that looks sick, i like how it matches your cars color, nice job man thumbsup
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truboo Jul 4, 2:05am - #214912 
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oas Jul 4, 2:23am - #214913 
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i wannt to paint mine to did you take em of or just painted them when they was on??
and wath color will be good on a silver celica with blue interiot i havent buyed any blue stoff to the interior so if that suck big time plz tell me before i go silver/blue.
i hav just sold my red celica and getting a silver btw.
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falkkor Jul 4, 6:20am - #214914 

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I would think Red would look best., Most preformance brakes are red too...
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SSCarbonGTS Jul 5, 8:10pm - #214915 

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Nice ! thumbsup

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loveannie Jul 5, 10:04pm - #214916 
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GOLD...just like brembo
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nebraskaGTS Jul 5, 10:13pm - #214917 

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that only upped you 27hp? man that sucks, you must've used the wrong paint b/c i talked to a guy just this weekend with a civic and he said when he painted his he got +35 to the wheels! wink
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falkkor Jul 5, 11:59pm - #214918 

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35.. damn.. I shoulda got the cheaper paint frown
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Mad_Game Jul 6, 1:09am - #214919 
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Originally Posted by falkkor
35.. damn.. I shoulda got the cheaper paint frown
i think APC might have some
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Virgilson Jul 6, 1:16am - #214920 

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looks way better thumbsup
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