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2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V Appearance Mods Discussion, Refinishing (painting or powder coating) calipers in Cadillac CTS-V Series Forum - 2004 - 2007; Sorry AA111C Box empty now. Perhaps others would like to know the answers as well. Post it here! ---------- DOH!!! ...
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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Sorry AA111C Box empty now. Perhaps others would like to know the answers as well. Post it here!

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    DOH!!! shoulda looked before I sent last message!

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by etcts-v View Post
    I had my calipers powdercoated yellow and added some Brembo decals followed by a clear over coat to seal them on. Few pics, not great photo's but gives you an idea:
    They look good. Who did you have do the calipers?

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Did mine, but didn't do "yellow."

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by lollygagger8 View Post
    They look good. Who did you have do the calipers?
    Local guy, he also did my wheels a few years back. Does great work and reasonable. Calipers were $200 wheels were $300

    http://www.powdervision.com/

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by rand49er View Post
    Did mine, but didn't do "yellow."
    Looks good Randy...They should stand out much better with your darker wheels! Put those bad boys back on.

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by etcts-v View Post
    Local guy, he also did my wheels a few years back. Does great work and reasonable. Calipers were $200 wheels were $300

    http://www.powdervision.com/
    do you have to get the caliper rebuilt after the powder coat?

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by JD03Cobra View Post
    Looks good Randy...They should stand out much better with your darker wheels! Put those bad boys back on.
    Yeah, I'm hoping they'll look a bit more prominent with those other wheels. I'll have 'em on for cinco de mayo.
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    Quote Originally Posted by shadybx7

    do you have to get the caliper rebuilt after the powder coat?
    I rebuilt it myself, replaced all the seals which I got from rock auto, the pistons were in great shape so I re-used them, easy job.

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    I just got my yellow calipers... V2 yay!

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    I've posted these elsewhere, but I love the way it looks, so I'll whore them out here, too.



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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by rand49er View Post
    Yeah, I'm hoping they'll look a bit more prominent with those other wheels. I'll have 'em on for cinco de mayo.
    Car was in garage, but managed to get a pic of left rear.

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    I'm liking the GOLD Randy...get some sunny day shots next time you roll that chariot out!

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Tomorrow.
    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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    Red woulda been better...

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    Re: Yellow Calipers

    Quote Originally Posted by thebigjimsho View Post
    Red woulda been better...
    Who's the one who said "Gold" ... who's the one who said "Listen to me" ... "Gold?"

    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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