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  1. 2.5 LWB Beast

    Team Silver
    The last of the 2.5L 6 Speed LWB vans - the best van ever! Austops LWB Elevating roof with roof bed 12mm Exterior Ply flooring, non slip industrial grade vinyl Insulating to entire van in sheep's wool 7no LED spot lights remotely dimmable & 1no touch...
  2. Insurance Help - 2.5 130 up to 174 with remap

    General T5 Chat
    Morning All. I was hoping someone on here might be able to suggest a way of not making my insurance extortionate. I have a 2.5 130 with an over boosting turbo, discovered while attempting a remap. The advised route when replacing the 130 turbo is to upgrade the the 174 turbo as the larger one...
  3. New to the forum, new T5 soon

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hello everyone I've been a member here for a while now, but I'm only just getting round to actually buying a T5. And the big question (for me) is - which one? It has to be LWB, and windows and rear seats would be great, but could be added. But which engine? My heart says 174, my head says 104...
  4. T5 Virgin

    New T5 Members Forum
    Yesterday I collected my first T5 /28 130 commercial ready for converting (Team White) and just wanted to say how excited am I!
  5. Mk4 Golf GT TDI 130 Bargain!

    VAG Vehicle Sales
    SOLD 51 Plate 2002 Mk4 Golf GT TDI 130 Black More pictures can be found here 174K so just broken in. Full service history, with recipts for the last 90K All the usual GT TDI bits, red/black sports seats, climate control, electric windows/mirrors, front/rear fog lights, heated mirrors, double...
  6. 2.5 Engine vw data sheet, MUST READ

    Engine & Gearbox
    I found this 18 months ago, its a good reference and very informative if you have a 2.5. http://pierro777.free.fr/DOCVAG/2.5_TDI.pdf
  7. T5 - 2.5 - 130 - 2003 - Still not starting!

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi Lads & Laddetts, Bit of background...... 18 months ago I bought a T5 - 03 plate - 2.5 45000 miles - never been over 2000 revs - one owner - Got windows put in, rock'n'roll, lined out etc. What could possibly go wrong? Going back 14 months got water into the engine following driving...
  8. Why so smokey?

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all, some advice. Recently bought a 2007 T5 2.5 130 LWB Auto Transporter Shuttle with 175k miles on the clock. Generally in good condition and had VAG commercial dealer give it a full service and look over and apart from a few minor items and a small oil leak seems fine. Since the service...
  9. Should have bought a 174

    General T5 Chat
    Cooling the brakes and engine halfway to Harwich. Very impressed with T5 (2004) fuel consumption but the 130 struggled with hills. Anyone got a 174 four motion?!
  10. T5 5cyl 2.5 engine

    Engine & Gearbox
    Reposting this as I was unable to pull it out with the search; Found this while trawling for Transporter T5 cylinder engine information. This link to a vw training document explaining the T5 engineT: http://pierro777.free.fr/DOCVAG/2.5_TDI.pdf
  11. AXD/AXE head cracks

    Engine & Gearbox
    Several 130 or AXD and 174 or AXE motors have had 'Catastrophic failure' documented on this forum,it would be interesting to see if it is a repeating scenario. It starts with a misfire,progresses to difficult starting with pointing uphill/downhill sometimes making a difference, and ends with a...
  12. T5 130 engine noise very strange please help

    General T5 Technical
    Hi all, My 2005 130 t28 has just developed a strange noise i should mention at this point that it had been parked up with out being run for aprx 25 mths whilst i went travelling, i recently returned home and it has developed a strange deep sounding noise (almost the sort of noise you would...
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