Faded DIY caliper paint. Repaint red or silver?
When I bought my car the stock brake calipers were painted red, and have faded over time. I'm indifferent to the red, so should I repaint them red or go with an OEM look and paint them silver?
Put together this step by step video on how to paint your calipers as well as apply caliper decals.
**Do yourself a favor and purchase 2 kits. You wont get the color and coverage you want with just 1 kit!
Step one: cleaning
I use a power drill...
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