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Old 12th June 2019, 14:17   #1
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Default Coated brake discs yes or no

Hi I was looking at mercury discs and wondered about getting them coated from the factory( black,gold,silver). So whatís the opinion on this, good or bad ?
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Old 12th June 2019, 15:29   #2
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The ones Iíve seen are still looking fresh years later so Iíd say itís a good idea.
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Old 12th June 2019, 16:14   #3
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My Pagid coated disc’s are still ok after around 15 months.
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I've just put Ferodo Coat+ on Mo's back wheels. Not looked at them yet and she's done about 350 miles so far. Too early to answer your question but I didn't like the last new discs going rusty in a week
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Old 12th June 2019, 20:34   #5
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Pagid on the front of Moonstone, no rust looking good.
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Ive got genuine Motorcraft discs all round on my Focus and they are coated black. No or little rust after 2 years and if the paint comes off due to jet washing etc a thin coat of satin black lasts for another 12 months.
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