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Old 07-26-2011, 06:45 AM
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Plasti dip and red calipers

Got it all done last night. Started to get dark so this is the only good picture I got.
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Old 07-27-2011, 12:37 PM
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

Also pulled my grill and did it in Plasti dip, love it so far. I'll get some pics up. Thinking about doing the mirrors also.
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

Lookin good!! Love the look of the Plasti-Dip and red calipers, I actually did that to mine as well I dipped my mesh inserts but not the whole grille...
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

it will be interesting to see how plastidip holds up to the caliper temperatures.
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

Oh no no SuzieQue, sorry for the confusion... We painted the calipers with G2 caliper paint but painted the Wheels with Plasti-Dip. I have had mine plasti dipped for a good 4 months now and it has held up wonderfully!
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

Ohio plates are hideous....

Nice job on your wheels and calipers though! Let us know how they hold up after the winter gets to them?
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

Ive seen a lot of guys on the EVO forums that Plasti-dip their wheels for the winter with success. I can hold a power washer an inch away from my Plasti-dipped front lip. It holds up great!

Spray some tire shine on it. Makes it look a lot better!
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

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Oh no no SuzieQue, sorry for the confusion... We painted the calipers with G2 caliper paint but painted the Wheels with Plasti-Dip. I have had mine plasti dipped for a good 4 months now and it has held up wonderfully!
thanks for clarifying, I have used plastidip and I would not think it works well on items that heat up.
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Jeep looks good! Gonna do mine when I have free time
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

I plasti dipped my wheels in january and they still look awsome
Snow, rain, heat...i've been through it all in NY and these wheels held up beautifully

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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

Thanks guys! And yes, I did the wheels with Duplicolor Caliper paint, not plasti dip.

So far they have been holding up great. I had the jeep back in the woods last night for about 8 hours. Nothing too rough but so far no marks or damages to the wheels. Looking forward to winter though
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Re: Plasti dip and red calipers

looks great! i loved the look when i did my stockers.
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