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  1. Battery light on but charging fully with 14+ volts

    Electrical
    Hi Everyone, The battery light on my 1.9tdi T5 is permanently on. I recently changed the alternator as the last one failed. When I started the van the light went out for a few seconds then came back on and has stayed on ever since. I am registering 14+ volts when the van is running. I have tried...
  2. Replaced T5 Battery - now battery light showing

    Electrical
    Hi Has anybody any ideas on what I might have done in changing my T5 battery to cause the alternator to stop charging the battery? Here's the full story..... I have an 05 T5 with a factory fitted leisure battery so there is a split carge set up, but the issue here is the starter battery. It...
  3. strange alternator issue batt light rev counter

    Electrical
    [YOUTUBEhttps://youtu.be/ZGr3iYRF3dEYOUTUBE] Hi, can anyone help me with this, it's doing my head in and I really don't need this at the moment. See the YouTube clip. Alternator is cutting in and out, rev counter is turning on and off in time. Alternator and battery are recently new. I...
  4. 1.9 ABL Wont start, Battery and parking light stays on with no key in?

    General Technical
    T4 1.9TD ABL 2001, Hi, my van turns over but wont start, the glow plug light dosn't come on but the parking light and battery lights stay on without the key in the ignition! I have already changed the glow plug relay and checked the fuses. After a search in the internet I found that prehaps it...
  5. Battery light on dash and dials dead

    Electrical
    Hey hey, I've just had a bit of an issue with my 2.5tdi T4. I'd left home (ironically, to go look at a car), and within about 3 miles, the battery light on the dash lights up. Shortly afterwards, the dials die. I drove home with everything else seemingly working fine. Parked up, the dials are...
  6. Please help, alternator + battery woes !

    Electrical
    The battery light in my 02 VR6 Eurovan is staying on and the alternator is not charging the battery. Having read all the posts on here I was a bit stumped but then on further investigation I found that on opening the little fuse box in front of the battery I discovered a short in there, see...
  7. battery light flashing and hesitent running

    Electrical
    Hi Guys, my van had a bit of a senior moment yesterday on the way home from work. It started with the battery light on the dash flashing, then the headlights dimmed, then the engine had a few "hesitations" which also coincided with the headlights dimming more. So i pulled over to check the...
  8. Alternator connection and wiring loom

    Electrical
    Had the customary fixed battery light and flashing oil light on the dash that all t4s seem to go through. Instead of replacing alternator I've replaced the regulator (thanks to vw heritage who were the only ones with the right regulator!) but this didn't solve the problem. Started to have look...
  9. Oil light flashing

    Engine & Gearbox
    Please could someone help me with a problem im having. I bought a 98 T4 1.9TD last october. Van runs fine. Just one thing im unsure of really. Since i bought it the oil light would flash once or twice after ignition and only when it is cold, along with this the van would shudder a bit when...
  10. Recon engine, flashing oil light and annoying beeping!

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    Hi, We've just bought our 1st T4, diesel 1.9tdi from ebay. It has, as the advert described 'Full engine recon and replacement turbo'. We've got a few problems and wondered if anyone else had any ideas?? The van has been sluggish at starting, the oil light has been flashing and there is a loud...
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