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  1. Cam sensor issues

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi all I have a t5 1.9tdi 08 brr engine. its not long had a recon engine and turbo fitted. new glow plugs, belt, cam sensor x2. fuel filter. I have trouble starting the van first time in the mornings. I have to turn the key and hold it for a while and some times I have to do this twice before...
  2. Is T5 T26 TDI 84 Powerful enough?

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi I'm new to posting here but have stalked and read stacks of posts over the last couple of months. I have found a lovely T5 1.9tdi which is at the right price and has all the conversions I want and has the potential for the mods to make her truly mine. The problem is its only 84 BHP. The...
  3. VW T5 1.9tdi starter motor location

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi, Could anyone tell me the location of the starter motor on the T5 1.9tdi (2006) model? I suspect I have a corroded contact or fault with the connection to it from the starting problems I'm having and the useful info on the forum. However I'm not entirely sure where it's located to check the...
  4. Gearbox Issues

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi All, I have a 2009 T5 1.9tdi 5 speed manual BRS engine code, wondering if anyone out there has had chattering noises in 1st and 2nd gears with the 5 speed manual box, I think I am needing a rebuild so have a few questions. Also need to replace clutch and possibly DMF as it has had a judder...
  5. 1.9tdi 130ps conversion (ASZ/ARL)- has anyone done it?

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi, long time reader but first time poster so apologies if this is in the wrong section! I've been keen to convert my T4 camper from its reliable but rather gutless 1.9d (1x) to a tdi for quite some time now, and yesterday a colleague at work offered me his mk4 bora with the 130ps 1.9tdi...
  6. 1.9tdi conversion woes

    Engine & Gearbox
    Just taken my van in as on top of alot of other issues I now have a leak coming from the back of the fuel pump and have been told that a new one will cost around £1000 because the engine is an AHU from a mark 3 golf and they are discontinued / even if I get a second hand one it would need to be...
  7. 1.9 tdi conversion cranks but wont start!! help needed!!

    Engine & Gearbox
    Ok, got hold of a vw caddy with ahu engine, swapped engines over to my 1x powered t4, did the wiring as per the wiring help list on the tdi help pages, immobiliser (8 pin and 3 pin plugs) is swapped over as is the transponder from the key. Went to start her up after connecting all wiring and...
  8. VW T5 1.9tdi Oil + Filter change with photos

    Engine & Gearbox
    On advice from a few friends I have changed the oil to give the engine a flush through before a service in a few weeks. With the aim to change it again in a 1000 miles or so. I had a search of the forum and couldn't find anything specifically for a 1.9tdi so I thought I would document it with...
  9. 1.9tdi blue eye

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    Im in the market for a t4 at the moment and ones come up thats got a 1.9tdi blue eye engine with 87000 on the clock. Are these engines any good. In comparison to the 2.5d ?
  10. Mk IV Golf 1.9TDI se estate Breaking

    VAG Parts For Sale
    I am in the process of breaking a 1.9tdi 115bhp 6speed golf. All parts available and pictures of parts available upon request. It was an SE so has full cream leather interior and climatronic climate control. Any further info required give me a shout on here. Cheers, Ant
  11. 1.9 tdi engine conversion problems!?

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi there, I'm in need of a bit of advice regarding a recent 1.9td to 1.9tdi engine conversion on a T4 that myself and a mate have done. (When I say 'me and my mate did it, he's the sort of mechanic/engineer with the knowledge about what to do and i'm just there to hand him the tools and try...
  12. 1.9tdi, altitude sensor

    Engine & Gearbox
    Can any fellow 1.9 tdi converts help. I need the part no for the barometric sensor. My loom ecu are from a pre 95 golf witch has this in footwell by fuses. Also can it be linked out so ecu thinks it is there if i cant source one Thanks
  13. Vw 1.9tdi ahu parts Abl parts

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all I have a complete 1.9tdi ahu head in very good condition + injector pump, turbo, manifold, wire loom, ecu, all sensor, key, piston an conrods from the same car for offers, there's also a alternator, starter motor, water pump, engine back plate file pump bracket. Anyone interested let me...
  14. Has anybody got any pics of a 2.5tdi pedal for a 1.9tdi conversion ???

    Scratching my head over how to fit the 2.5tdi accelerator pedal. Any help /pictures would be amazing! A:A:A:
  15. 1.9TDI conversion is Running!

    Engine & Gearbox
    I started my newly converted 1.9tdi conversion this evening. Its started on the second attempt. Very happy, even though its sounds like a bag of spanners due to me not putting the c clamps back on the exhaust yet and perhaps the timing. It threw up a few fault codes, one relating to the...
  16. 2.4 D to 1.9tdi conversion. Clocks Question???

    Ok so I'm in the middle of converting my 2.4 diesel to a 1.9tdi with the help of a 1.9tdi mk 3 golf and a 1.9D T4 donor Van. My question is how will I get the dash clocks to work as the ones from my 2.4 aren't electronic and will the one's from the other van or golf work? Excuse my ignorance but...
  17. tdi conversion wiring ??

    Engine & Gearbox
    right had an early start on the loom .. ive removed the t4 engine loom and the three connectors from the fuse box ( G1 G2 F ) and fitted the golf loom but ive four spare wires near the fuse box .. unfortunately my bluetooth has decided to die so i cant post any pics the following connectors...
  18. 1.9TD downpipe problems

    Engine & Gearbox
    Just come up against my first (of many probably... ) problems in my 1.9TDi conversion. I have a set of ABL intake and exhaust manifolds to fit to my TDi engine. So as it's raining out I decided to fit them to the TDi engine in preparation for fitting next week. The turbocharger on the ABL...
  19. 1.9 Tdi conversion

    Engine & Gearbox
    It turns out the engine in my 1.9 TD is broke (pressure and oil in the water!). After having a good read of aggiet4's engine conversion thread i have gone out and bought myself a 'N' reg 90hp Tdi Mk3 Golf 1Z engine code. Gonna get on with the conversion in the next few weeks. What i was...
  20. Engine upgrade

    General Technical
    As my t4 engine has recently died, am looking at replacements. DOes anybody know whether any other vag engines will go. i.e 2.7 a6 diesel, 2.0 diesel sharan????????????????????????