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Old 11-05-2009, 02:49 PM
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Best color for brake caliper?

I just wanted to know what color you all think would look best...and on what color...thinking about changing color and putting decals on my black car. Red might be a little too flashy for me. What do yall think?
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wrong, red looks good..
So does black, white, grey, silver..
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depends on your car color and color of your wheels and everything else on your car

get the G2 caliper paint, its good stuff and doesnt chip
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i agree i like red, and mine are red now but i didn't do a good job and was gonna redo it. But I wanted to try something different. I have the stock sport rims and a black car. i was thinking black with the white decal?
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Brilliant Silver, just like the 1st gen G37c
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If BBK, I prefer red. If stock, just leave them alone. Unless they are rusting in which case paint them silver.
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red looks good on white and black cars
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But on BBK, not our puny stock calipers. Silver or black.
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stock, paint black.

BBK totally depends on the rest of the car/theme (if any)... also, is very much a personal thing... show your personality and individuality and find something you like.
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Black.
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Silver or black are the only way to go with stock brakes in my opinion. Here's my black on silver setup:
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Do you have BBK? If yes, then I would make them flashy. Paint them red or gold. If they are stock brakes then I would paint them black or silver depending on the color of your rims to help them blend in. IMO, kinda rice to show off puny stock brakes (know what I mean?).
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Do you have BBK? If yes, then I would make them flashy. Paint them red or gold. If they are stock brakes then I would paint them black or silver depending on the color of your rims to help them blend in. IMO, kinda rice to show off puny stock brakes (know what I mean?).
Exactly! So much so that silver isn't even a good idea (imo)...

If stock, paint black:
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^+1 paint them black if they're oem calipers.

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