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flaking paint.

Discussion in 'Maintenance & Tweaks' started by henrymc, May 26, 2009.

  1. henrymc

    henrymc

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    Hi all, has anybody had a prob with paint peeling of the rad on their 675? noticed on mine the paint is peeling on the bottom of the rad, Bike is a 06. have fairings of regular to clean so not a neglect issue.
     
  2. Rowly

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    Give it a rub down with 600 wet & dry and spray it with high temp satin black, job done ;)
     
  3. henrymc

    henrymc

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    Cheers Rowley, Had to do that with other half's cbr fx this spring, suppose i just thought the paint would not peel so soon on the 675 rad, thats a job for the weekend then. :(
     
  4. Rowly

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    I think its down to the high temperature and poor paint finish, most of the radiator
    is out of site so manufacturers are not going to bother to much with quality here.
     

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