My beloved VWT4 recently broke its Crank Shaft terminally finishing the engine off, my garage are saying it needs a complete new engine. We have been hunting about but come up with no leads so far. It's a 1.9 TD, engine code ABL.
If any of you guys can help or point us in the right...
Im looking at fitting an intercooler to my 2001 1.9td abl, can any one tell me which one works better, a top mount or front mount intercooler? I am undecided because the top mount gains heat, but the front mount has longer pipe work, Thanks T:
I've been a reader for a while, but finally bought my first t4 last weekend. My fathers half way through a project of his own too, so he's inspired me to sell the daily driver mini cooper and get this. Plus we found out in March that we're expecting our first baby so the mini had to go...
Anybody done anything special to their 1.9td? What are the results or is it better to transplant an engine? This year is 'the yer of the van' for me and I need to get cracking on my tired looking '98 800 special. Although I do like my interior design so far. Now I've got my bed fitted...
my 1.9 abl T4 is smoking i bought it today like this im going to try vagcom it tomorrow but im doubtful if it will pick anything up so i was wondering if any of you guys had previous experience with this kind of problem many thanks in advance.
I've been lurking around the forum for a few months and finally took the plunge and bought my first T4 a couple of weeks ago:
Fleabay Item number: 170814527449
With a budget of £2500 for a low mileage 800 Special I was pretty pleased with myself.
It's a 1.9 TD (ABL engine) Full MOT...
T4 camper for sale!
I love this van and am very sad to have to have to sell because of the London Low Emission Zone.
1.9 TD 800 Special
SWB Diesel Manual with immobilizer
Red panel van, ‘Stealth Camper’ 1997 R reg.
Van in London
1 years MOT, tax til end Feb.
have just had abl engine bottom end rebuilt . now when i start it from cold it smokes loads , runs very lumpy. after a while of working the throttle it clears and is fine . it had new rings . could they be letting oil through till they wear in ?
Hi everyone, i thought it was about time that i became part of this fantastic forum and start to contribute.
Been into the VW scene now for many years and in the last 7 years fell in love with the T4.
Just picked up a new project 1.9td 800 special 92000 miles ex window fitters van. Cant wait...
1998 1.9TD VWT4 EGR BLANKING
Hi folks after a lot of searching I have been unable to locate photos of the 1.9td egr blanking procedure, so in an attempt to find out myself and also for other people who may be looking to do the same thing I have created this thread.
I purchased the egr blanking...