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Old 06-07-2018, 08:23 AM   #1
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Painting Brake Rotor Hubs

One of many DIY projects I have going on this summer. Enjoy! :thumbs:



Also, I'm aware I did not use jack stands on the front.

I'm also aware I did not mask off the rotor. I chose not to. I've gotten a lot of crap for this. Some people say the paint can gum up your pads, and/or the paint effects the steel on the friction surface of the rotor. I personally did not have any issues.
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You're right. Any paint on the rotor surface will be gone the first time the brakes are touched
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You can either mask it off, or cut out the diameter on a piece of thin cardboard. If you get some on the rotor surface, just wipe it off with some laquer thinner. ..
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