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Old 05-03-2006, 01:25 AM   #1
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so im pondering what next mod ill do. im thinking, among other things, paint my calipers. im seeing how good it can look, but im not diggin the red. what about silver? or should i just put that on hold in anticipating of upgrading my brakes at some point in time?

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closeup of the wheel, if that helps:

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I think red wou :P ld really set that off...Good color combination and I am COLOR BLIND!
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the problem is that i dont have red anywhere else on the car (except the pontiac arrowhead, which if i can figure out how to without causing damage, ill clear). i wouldnt want to use red accents on my calipers and not have it anywhere else.
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fyi...I dont' have any red on my truck and I just painted them red....I think it would look ok for your ride?

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here is a quick PS...I can't get the red to come out deeper red for some reason..I will try more after


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Here is another shot



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ty sir. def say im not diggin the red.
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