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Honda CX500, GL500, CX650C - Painting the rear drum brake cover

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The outside of this particular brake drum cover could do with some TLC:

Don't lose the little tab:

Take note of the inside - it's keyed so it can only go back on one way:

A sink scourer and steel pan scrubber:

...and a little bit of metho to help get some of the grease off:

Ten minutes of scrubbing gets us to here:

Masking off areas with some tape:

Note: Next time we will leave the tip of the spline unmasked. Only the head of the screw needs painting:

Undercoat applied - in this case we are using Duplicolor High Heat engine primer:

More undercoating:

Including the little tab:

Gloss black Duplicolor High Heat:

We'll update with a photo of it on the bike.

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