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  1. T4 2002 Auto Breakdown

    Engine & Gearbox
    So the day after my job was cancelled because of coronavirus my t4 broke down ? Looking for any advice/recommendations. VW T4 2002 Diesel Auto 2461cc. The breakdown: There was a sudden snap whilst driving at around 60mph then lost power & coasted to stop. Engine still runs & revs but no...
  2. T4 auto gear shift knob or handle replacement

    Does any one know where I can source the rubber covered 'knob' or handle that you use to select the gears on an auto t4 (1996 Vanagon/Caravelle). The rubber has split and my lovely 3 year old son has kindly picked at it... currently it is held together with a ncie piece of cling film! Its like...
  3. T5.1 Diesel Auto with OEM cruise in West Sussex

    Hi, I'm a relatively newbie. I've got a 2011 T5.1 Shuttle Diesel auto, with retro fit 'Rostra' cruise. I don't particularly like it and thinking of having an OEM cruise fitted. Before I do so, I'd like to talk to someone with a simlar spec engine/ box van to check that the cruise works in a way...
  4. Vw t4 auto gearbox fill tube, cap, red seal and bung genuine new vw

    Parts For Sale
    Set of bits for your vw t4 auto box when you do your atf and filter change, these bit are brand new in their original packaging. Includes the fill tube with its cap and red sealing tamper ring, and the drain screw which then has a small green stand pipe in the sump pan that this screws into from...
  5. 2.5 1996 Caravelle Auto slipping third to fourth

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all,any help appreciated,I have a 1996 2.5 5 cylinder auto Caravelle GL and I have only had a week and its playing up already :(.I really needed a van and the auto was the only one I could find at the time!!.I paid £1250 for it witha years MOT.It drove from London to Dorset then to...
  6. Auto gearbox specialist bournemouth area needed !

    General T4 Chat
    anyone know a good autobox specialist near bournemouth please ? Ta in advance !!
  7. 2000 2.5 acv tdi auto only 2 forward gears

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all had a problem with my box not changing smoothly through the gears seems reluctant to go from 3rd to 4th ?
  8. Auto gearbox problem T4 2.4D

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi, please help me get gearbox working! I have done the reset procedure in the sticky (thanks Jim). 1993 T4 WV2 camper. engine AAB. gearbox CHY 28062 possibly not original. Until recent work all 4 gears working OK and generally changing properly. Gearbox has been slow to change up when cold...
  9. Transgo Automatic Shift Kit - any good?

    Engine & Gearbox
    I know - its another auto box question. Does anyone know if the Transgo Shift Kits are any good? (see link below) http://www.transgo.com/products.php?prd=SK-VW-O1M&homeinclude=catalog&category_id=152&parent_id=46&product_id=63&countdisplay=1&start=0&addcountview=Yes The VW 01N 01M and 01P all...
  10. Auto box oil cooler.

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi has anyone with an auto had an oil cooler fitted. I know there are some threads on this but they are a bit old and links don't work. There is a place called Vanmatic that sell a cooler kit for the t4 but advised me to check if i can fit a cooler in front of the radiator. Does anyone know of...
  11. T4 Caravelle Camper Conversion 99 2.5 TDI Auto A/C 119K Professional Conversion

    What's it worth?
    Hi, Considering Selling my T4 but appreciate it may be the wrong time of the year. A lot of money gone into it but trying to establish a realistic price. Details below. 1999 Caravelle 119K 2.5TDI Auto Air Con (Recently sorted out during the Summer) Automatic Gearbox & External Transmission...
  12. 12 Volt Planet - Discount For Forum Members

    Special Offers
    12 VOLT PLANET 10% FORUM DISCOUNT We're offering a 10% discount for forum members on any purchase at http://www.12voltplanet.co.uk Simply enter the code vwt4t5f10 at the checkout. FREE standard delivery within mainland UK on orders over £100 still applies. Call us on 01491 699822 or e-mail...
  13. 12 Volt Planet Ltd has launched!

    Hi all, I'd like to introduce a new business that has recently launched: 12 Volt Planet supplies a large range of auto electrical components, parts and accessories for all your vehicle wiring needs, including: Single & multi-core cable Battery cable, terminal clamps and covers Crimp...
  14. T4 Auto gearbox 2.5 tdi revs at 70 mph please !!

    General T4 Chat
    hi all you t4 auto gearbox tdi owners.. can you tell me roughly what revs you are doing at motorway speeds 70-80mph cheers !!!
  15. Auto-gear stick wont go beyond Drive, into numbered gears

    General Technical
    Hi, i,ve a T4 Caravelle 2001 auto diesel. Gearbox had a rebuild 18 months ago. Was working fine since. yesterday noticed i'd put it into 2nd (rather than Drive), by mistake...no real problem.....but it was very difficult to get it out of 2nd. the button on the gearstick handle wouldnt depress...
  16. VW 1995 T4 2.5 auto - Petrol consumption

    Engine & Gearbox
    I'm interested to know how good/bad the petrol consumption is for my van and how well others do, both auto and manual petrol driven T4s. Any input for comparison or tips to improve it would be great. This is my VW '95 T4 2.5 auto: I don't thrash it, and take the foot off the pedal whenever...
  17. Vw t4 2.5 tdi 102 long nose caravelle

    eBay Listings
    111067575226 My T4 long nose T4 caravelle 2.5tdi 102 auto on ebay.
  18. What to look for whe buying 2.5TDI Auto

    General T4 Chat
    Hello forum members, I was looking for some info on what to look out for on a 2.5tdi auto gearbox? Yes I'm not overly keen on an auto as my Doka is manual but my wife passed on an auto. I wanted it for a camper conversion. We got back from having a look at one today but it had a few too many...
  19. auto problem on rebuilt box with atf cooler

    Engine & Gearbox
    Well i took the plunge and had the autobox rebuilt with an extra cooler fitted, but now i have a very specific issue, the garage is a bit stumped, so i thought i would ask here. When cold the bus behaves fine apart from when it goes into 4th (between 1500-2000 reves and early-mid 40s mph). In...
  20. auto to manual is it realy worth it?

    Engine & Gearbox
    Ok - as per the title really. I have a 1998 2.5tdi auto (120,000 miles) that has developed a judder, with 01192 error codes and suchlike. After inspecting it, 2 garages have diagnosed it as the torque convertor that needs replacing. Both garages have recommended a rebuild of the box as there...