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Old 07-20-2018, 03:52 PM   #1
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Rusty Drums

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After recently purchasing a set of brand new shiny gloss black wheels i cant help noticing the ghastly looking rusty drums. I am thinking of painting them but would that be a pointless waste of time? What are peoples opinions???
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Old 07-20-2018, 06:32 PM   #2
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If it bothers you, paint em or replace them with painted ones. Few aftermarket options out there that coat the hats of the discs to avoid such corrosion.
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Old 07-21-2018, 10:47 AM   #3
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Mine rear ones are terribly rusty. They look like crap even with my stock wheels which don't expose much.
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Old 07-21-2018, 01:10 PM   #4
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If you will always use he same price point brake disc then painting is a good option. Best to remove the Disc, remove rust and paint. Use high temp engine or brake caliper paint. The other option is to upgrade disc but some options are costly.

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