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View Poll Results: What color would look best on the calipers?
Gloss Red 56 48.70%
Gloss White 7 6.09%
Gloss Black 30 26.09%
Metalic Gold 6 5.22%
Metalic Orange 3 2.61%
Other 13 11.30%
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      03-26-2007, 01:18 AM   #1
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Poll: What color would look best on the calipers?

Im debating what color to do the calipers. my old car had gold. looked good and stayed clean, what do you guys think? (red should be saved for the brembro's, but ill throw it in there anyway.) im leaning toward gloss black

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      03-26-2007, 01:40 AM   #2
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I think... gold... but you should really do something about those red roundels.. I'm not one to bash mods, but it really bugs me! lol. sorry.
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I think... gold... but you should really do something about those red roundels.. I'm not one to bash mods, but it really bugs me! lol. sorry.
lmao matt (the one with the beautiful RED sedan)....
hes a pimp like you....
keep the red (chix dig it )
and go red with the calipers....
Done!

enjoy!
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      03-26-2007, 03:55 AM   #4
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no colors on factory callipers, but you can go with red brembo :rocks:
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      03-26-2007, 09:13 AM   #5
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I think... gold... but you should really do something about those red roundels.. I'm not one to bash mods, but it really bugs me! lol. sorry.
really?? i loveeeee the red
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      03-26-2007, 09:16 AM   #6
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humm.. u guys are going with the red so far...
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      03-26-2007, 10:05 AM   #7
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since you got a red theme going on, might as well carry it over to the calipers
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dont paint stock calipers
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      03-26-2007, 01:35 PM   #9
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well to go with the color combonation with ur car, i would personally pick something else that doesn't go with ur car at all, like a metalic blue, or zebra striped calipers, to match the red roundels that dont go with anything.

or you could just paint them brown, i bet that would look good too
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painted OE brakes just look bad ...
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well to go with the color combonation with ur car, i would personally pick something else that doesn't go with ur car at all, like a metalic blue, or zebra striped calipers, to match the red roundels that dont go with anything.

or you could just paint them brown, i bet that would look good too
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well to go with the color combonation with ur car, i would personally pick something else that doesn't go with ur car at all, like a metalic blue, or zebra striped calipers, to match the red roundels that dont go with anything.

or you could just paint them brown, i bet that would look good too
those are some strange color combos. im interested, i dont know about the zebra tho


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I have to go with the red on a silver car.
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i dont know about the red... everyones going toward that. i think its too flashy for those rollerskate stoppers they put on there
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poser, dont paint stock calipers, u'l get your car keyed, lol
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go black then....
unless these guys with the big mouths want to
pitch in the $7k for your painted bbk....
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black.

stock calipers painted red (or any loud color) looks silly imho. why would you want to bring attention to stock calipers?
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Gloss black...nothing too special about stock. May give a cleaner dust free look to the wheel.
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when i go bbk... im going yellow
word. yellow BBK is definitely on my list of "mods i want but will probably never end up getting"

maybe if stock bmw brakes werent so sick I would actually have a reason to upgrade.
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well to go with the color combonation with ur car, i would personally pick something else that doesn't go with ur car at all, like a metalic blue, or zebra striped calipers, to match the red roundels that dont go with anything.
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