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E46 M3 (2001-2006) Engine: S54 - Max Hp: 333 hp at 7,900 rpm / 262 lb/ft at 4,900 rpm
Total Produced: 45,000+ - Years Produced: 2001 to 2006.


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Old Mon, Dec-13-2010, 07:35:19 PM   #1
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Default Brembo caliper paint repair

Hello all. I did an absolute brain dead move. I forgot to but the spacers on and rolled about an inch before I caught myself. However, I did scrape up the paint. Anyone know the proper paint / paint match so I can fix this?
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There is no paint that'll match it perfectly. You have two options:

- go to your local bodyshop and have them respray the caliper and match the color as close as possible
- get the complete set powdercoated

The duplicolor caliper paint won't match up perfectly.

I had scratched up calipers and sent them to www.thepowdercoater.com and had the whole set powdercoated and rebuilt for $300.00
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