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I found these Caliper Covers that Basically Cover the Fortes calipers and present a pretty face, similar to Brembo's,but not knockoffs. I would consider them. Made of Aluminum and basically they bolt on, without mods. :D

MGP Caliper Covers
 

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Kind of an interesting idea. Funny how the cover side is cooler. Well duh! The hot caliper underneath is covered by the cover! I bet the caliper underneath is more hot due to lack of ventilation.
 

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Yeah, I was looking into these. I want to paint my calipers red for right now, then when I get enough money I was gonna order custom ones! :) Good plan right?
 

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I plan on getting an SX Sedan in July. And I thought about painting, but didn't like the Idea of having to keep up with the Paint job every year.
 

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i honestly dont see how this will reduce the amt of heat... but i would still rather paint my calipers and be able to show my work than put on a cover. especially not for 200d. i spent $15 total to paint mine. 7 for paint, 4 for the cleaner, and like 2 for a brush. IMO it looks to fake. like plastic surgery on a person. just not even worth looking at anymore
 

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My main reason for the post was to get some public opinion to see if anyone thought It was worth it. As you can see above, its pretty much unanimous.
 

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Now, hold on. If these were available for Fortes with 16" wheels, I may consider it. I've already had to re-paint my calipers and have a feeling that they'll need to be re-done every season.

Mind you, it's still cheaper to re-paint every season than to get these, but $200 is worth less to some than others.

The most important question is if this is worth it to YOU?
 

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I'm sticking to painting because I think the covers are too big. I don't like how they cover almost half of the rotor.
 

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I'd have to see the covers up closer to have a definite opinion. But for those of you financing, $200 spread over 5 years is an extra $3/month (roughly).... Just sayin.
 

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^Probably because they don't find them ugly or useless? I definetly wouldn't mind stickin something on and not having to redo them every season. Plus, good looking covers look way better then a crappy painjob that looks bumpy imo...
 
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