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Old 10-04-10, 16:16   #1
All your electrical requirements
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED FOR FITTING ALL KINDS OF ELECTRICS IN YOUR VAN


FOR ALL YOUR REQUIREMENTS PLEASE VISIT

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As it says, like to add my recommendations for Upspex, Blackie and Callum worked tirelessly but always taking the time to do it right with the work on my van. Knowledgeable, friendly and willing to offer suggestions and guidance, it was almost like having mates help you on your van until the end when I had to pay up of course
Highly recommended.

Yet another satisfied customer!!

Just a quick note to say thanks and commend the work that Blackie and Callum did on my T4 last week, CAT 1 Alarm, Central Locking and Electric Windows. Fantastic install, very professional with a wealth of knowledge to back it up, on top of that they came down to Sussex to install it... cracking!

The start of the long road to upgrading the van... need some wheels next....




I asked Martyn to quote and do a Toad flip alarm, wire in my fog lights and provide an extra 12v power supply to the rear load area.

He arrived bang on time, knew his way round the bus like no other, and fitted them all very quickly, neatly and just as I had imagined and expected.

He is a very nice genuine guy who gives a great service, well recommended, I would certainly use him again, I just need to think of more electrical projects!!

Martyn, thanks again and I hope to bump into you soon, beers on me!

Alistair


Highly Recommended!

I have been searching for months around the north west to get my leisure battery fitted, interior leds connected to come on with the doors opening and on an independent switch, 240v set up 3 pin sockets and 12v sockets. Well all sorted yesterday by Upspex i had most of the parts got to say how chuffed i am with the work all very professional done, well fitted and i have to say a great price Upspex a real gent and patient with constant flow of questions from me. If you want leisure battery setups alarm etc go with Upspex he knows his business you wont find better anywhere.

Many thanks mate hopefuly see you soon (will post pics soon)

Mick





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Originally Posted by jimbo1
Hi mate - sorry to pester you with this....I'm running a 110ah lead acid leisure battery on a Rawcomponents split charge system. I have hooked up a 800w and 400w amp off of it. All was fine until amps started to die off after a few weeks. On starting van next day there was initial sound which died off again in a few seconds. Took battery out and charged on a mains charger and all is good again for now. Checked inline fuses and all seems fine, just wondered if its the fact I dont do many long trips so the battery isnt getting time to charge back up enough. If not could you point me in the right direction (I have access to a multimeter).

cheers, Jim

Originally Posted by upspex
Hi Jim, check the voltage at the leisure battery with engine running. It should be at least 13.5 volts. If you get less than this there is a problem with the split charging. Did you have a VSR or did you connect to the D+ wire? I have found it fairly common for the D+ output to be too weak to energise the 100 amp relay. If you find that your relay isn't energising remove signal wire from D+ connection and connect to one of the black/yellow wires on the top of the fuse box.
Just trying to cover all bases for you as I am off for a few days and wont be available.
Hope this helps, Martyn.


Martyn - you were right on the money. The D+ wire we used was only kicking out 6v, so took your advice and seems to be working fine now.
Thanks for the tip - top bloke!!

cheers, Jim

Yet another satisfied customer !!

I needed to post this as I cannot recommend Travel Volts highly enough, following the work Martin did on my T5 this week.
A very professional service and a guy willing to share the wealth of knowledge he has with anyone showing an interest.
All the kit supplied was spot on, as was delivery.

If you are currently researching van electrics or looking for any conversions kit, then check out the web site or talk to these guys at Travel Volts.

I’m new to the T5 world , but have been around the aircooled scene for long enough to know these guys are spot on, couldn’t be more approachable or helpful.

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I just wanted to say a big thank you to Blackie for the work he did on my T5 the other day.

I've been having a few electrical issues with my T5 (pesky R8 headlights with their crappy wiring...) and also wasn't confident about wiring up my fog lights. Blackie came round and sorted my headlight worry and also wired up the fog lights - a very tidy and proffessional job. I'm one of those annoying people who likes to watch anyone who works on my van so that I know what's what - the work Blackie did was first class! His rates are highly competitive and he clearly has a lot of pride in his work.

I can't recommend his services enough - I've already booked him for wiring up my 240v hookup/12v split charge system when I near completion of my conversion!

Thanks again!!!
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Here's a question for you, if i decide to go ahead with a tdi conversion on my 1.9 td could you do all the necessary electrics and what sort of money am I looking at

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I just wanted to say a big thank you to Blackie for the work he did on my T5 the other day.

I've been having a few electrical issues with my T5 (pesky R8 headlights with their crappy wiring...) and also wasn't confident about wiring up my fog lights. Blackie came round and sorted my headlight worry and also wired up the fog lights - a very tidy and proffessional job. I'm one of those annoying people who likes to watch anyone who works on my van so that I know what's what - the work Blackie did was first class! His rates are highly competitive and he clearly has a lot of pride in his work.

I can't recommend his services enough - I've already booked him for wiring up my 240v hookup/12v split charge system when I near completion of my conversion!

Thanks again!!!
I've now had my full install completed - Blackie squared my mains hookup, 12v circuit incl split charger and leisure battery (lights, fridge, water pump etc), fitted my 15 inch flipdown, reversing camera and some other bits.

I can't recommend him enough - first class workmanship
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HIya how much to fit 240v hook up to my van?

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Depends on where you want stuff mounted but generally the plug behind nearside foglight and RCD just inside at the back will cost you 70 all in.
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Is that including parts? and yer in the bumper behind the fog light would be best for me .


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Yet another satisfied customer!!

Just a quick note to say thanks and commend the work that Blackie and Callum did on my T4 last week, CAT 1 Alarm, Central Locking and Electric Windows. Fantastic install, very professional with a wealth of knowledge to back it up, on top of that they came down to Sussex to install it... cracking!

The start of the long road to upgrading the van... need some wheels next....
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