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    Default Painted callipers today. Also knackered locking key

    Painted my front callipers today. Couldn't do rear's as the locking bolts were so tight, their starting to mis'shape my locking key. Now can't get them off
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    did you use the high heat hammerite mate?

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    I had the same problem with my locking nuts , but used a wheel brace to get a good strong turn , and they moved

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    Quote Originally Posted by davedave View Post
    I had the same problem with my locking nuts , but used a wheel brace to get a good strong turn , and they moved
    Gonna try parking close to something then use a jack to push against the brace

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    Quote Originally Posted by justin32 View Post
    did you use the high heat hammerite mate?
    Hmmm no don't think I did.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yidobrown View Post
    Hmmm no don't think I did.
    i just used the normal stuff on my vec as well lasted well

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    Quote Originally Posted by neverlandandy View Post
    i just used the normal stuff on my vec as well lasted well
    Yeah I think it will be fine

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    oh ok,gonna do mine this week at some point so was not sure if the normal stuff was or had to use the high temp stuff

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    I've always used the normal stuff , never had a problem

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