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brakes #231567
01/21/12 02:27 AM
01/21/12 02:27 AM
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I'm repainting the backing plates on my brakes. Do I need to use high temperature caliper paint, chassis paint or acrylic enamel?

Re: brakes [Re: 38chevy] #231569
01/21/12 02:44 AM
01/21/12 02:44 AM
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West Allis,Wi.
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The factory used cassis paint on the outer side only. The brake shoe side was not painted. The drums used the same paint.


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