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  1. [SOLVED] Power Steering Bleed

    Steering & Suspension
    Hi all! VW 1996 T4 2.4d AAB Got a few things to do with this one, I'll make seperate posts for everything! For this one I need to bleed the power steering and get the air out, making a lovely noise when turning the steering wheel! Can someone give me some "for dummies" guidance on where the...
  2. t4 2.5tdi acv 1996 died during acceleration

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hello all Im new to the forum so bare with me if my questions seem a bit silly. But anyway my van indeed died during acceleration i had about 70km/h speed and went on to switch for the fifth gear and car just died. I had driven car for about 5-6kms and engine was quite warm as my friend had...
  3. Hello & seeking help with my Auto Petrol T4 van

    New T4 Members Forum
    Hello all, I've been reading and searching the forum to try and decide what to do about my van. Thought it was a very informative useful place with some really helpful people, so have just joined. Meet my van: My Van is N reg. T4 Automatic Petrol Panel Van 2.5 engine. I bought it new in...
  4. 2.5L Petrol ACU - Problem with idle and when driving

    Hello again! Caravelle from 1996, 2.5L petrol 81KW. FWD. I've encountered a new problem with my van. When it is idle running it varies quite bad in rpm. First it keeps a steady 1000 rpm and all of a sudden it drops down to around 500rpm. At this point the "idle-valve", in lack of a proper...
  5. T4 Engine change advice needed

    Engine & Gearbox
    I own a 1996 T4 Multivan with a 2.5 81KW Petrol engine (ACU) and automatic transmission. The engine has done over 250k km. Yesteday it started with heavy knocking and the mech says the crankshaft is gone. Since the engine had done a lot of mileage, I am looking at replacing the whole engine...
  6. T4 2.4D (1996) ... and altitude sickness!

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hey folks, I've not been about here for ages as i've been enjoying the summer in my van T: However winter is one the way and I need to start thinking about a bit of TLC on 'Cinderz'. Since getting my van it's been having strange starting issues. It always starts eventually but never 100%...
  7. My transporter building up process

    General T4 Chat
    Hi guys i'm new on the forum, after a long search i found a transporter T4 from 1996. I decided to make a weblog about it, just for fun and maybe to share some solutions i'll have to some problems. You guys can find it at the following url http://pretmetdecamionet.blogspot.com My goal is to...