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  1. Interior Central Locking switch retrofit

    Electrical
    Let me start off by thanking those who helped supply me with the info and diagrams to make this possible. I appreciate your help. That's what forums are for! I know there is already a thread for fitting a central locking switch to the driver's door. This is my version and applies to those who...
  2. Is it possible to lock / unlock doors while ignition is on?

    General T5 Chat
    My T5 doesn't have a door lock / unlock button in the van. The key fob must be used to lock or unlock the doors. The key fob only works when the ignition is off. My question is can this be changed to allow the doors to be unlocked when the ignition is turned on? Is it possible to retrofit a...
  3. Central Locking Never Worked

    Electrical
    Hi all, Since I got my T4 a few years back the central locking never worked. Now that I'm finished rebuilding the engine it's time to tackle the locks. All doors lock with the key fine independantly but none lock together with key or fob. I've checked the fuse and its ok. When doing the...
  4. Yet another (another) central locking fault - won't lock

    Electrical
    Hi all, my central locking won't lock from the remote. I've searched all over and can't find exactly the problem I have, hence posting a new thread. Symptoms: - driver, passenger and side door won't lock on remote - barn door does lock (sometimes) - all unlock perfectly on remote - no...
  5. Electric Windows (T5) Both Stopped Working

    Electrical
    Hi All, I've just experienced the problem of both Electric Windows (Factory fitted) (T5) Both Stopped Working at the same time, ive seen this is a more common since ive done some searching.:confused: Ive checked the common faults/problems such as Switches and Thermal fuse. Central locking...
  6. Electric Window/Mirror/Door Switch...

    Electrical
    I have a T5 with no central locking buttons but it does have electric windows. I have just bought a switch unit that has switches for the electric windows, central locking and electric mirrors L/R, heat and fold. My intention is to fit T5.1 electric mirrors at some point in the future. But...
  7. Driver side door lock not working

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi all, My driver side door lock has been a bit sticky for a while, sometimes not locking/unlocking with the central locking (using the key fob). Recently its stopped working all together unless I physically turn the lock with the key. Has anyone else had this issue? Any idea if its something...
  8. T5 Tailgate Lock Problem

    Electrical
    Hello all, This is my first post and I'm fairly new to the forum so apologies if I'm posting in the wrong forum. I have a 2006 T5 panel van that I have nearly finished converting. Since I bought the van in 2015 there has been a problem with the tailgate lock. The central locking appears to be...
  9. Central locking key programming problem

    Security
    Hello, First of all, Im sorry but Im no car expert. I have T5 2007, just made a new key with functional transponder but I cant program the central locking. Im following the manual but it just doesnt react at all. (To put the old key into the ignition into on position, the second key in the...
  10. Central Locking Issues (Not cable under seat!)

    Electrical
    Hi All, Looked around a lot and all comes back to similar issue but cant find any further details so hope someone maybe able to help! I have a T5 Kombi 2006, As driving today central locking locked all doors and since have had no use of any central or remote locking. Similar to issue with...
  11. electrical gremlins

    Electrical
    proud owner of 2004 t5 shuttle in the best colour red (conversion to follow):D passenger electric window not working. passenger mirror not working. didn't tell him about this.forgot .. took to auto electrician,,he said passenger window motor gone. took apart tested motor working from 12v direct...
  12. Sliding Door Central Locking Actuator

    Electrical
    Hi. Is there the same actuator/motor part in the sliding door as in the passenger and drivers doors? Just wondering before I go stripping down the panels to get at it.
  13. Right Click Central Locking Blowing Fuses

    Electrical
    Hi, I installed the right click central locking kit and took my time, checked it along the way and bought the genuine door bellows. Seemed to be fine but the fuse blew after half a dozen uses. So I had another go at connecting the live and earth, live is to kl30 on the fuse box and earth is on a...
  14. Central Locking - Locks wanting to open, but nothing happening.

    Electrical
    Hello - I have an ongoing intermittent central locking issue that when pressing the fob button I can hear the locking actuator firing, but nothing will happen. Only affecting the front doors and it swaps between driver and passenger. Sometimes wont happen for months, and then either door wont...
  15. My First Van

    New T5 Members Forum
    Greetings fellow forum members. I have recently picked up my first ever van - a camper converted 2005 T5. I am sure to have a whole lot of questions to post on here because the van has been converted to a camper by the previous owner and I am not really convinced by some of the work done -...
  16. Central Locking Wire

    Electrical
    Hi, I have seen and read the threads about the spliced central locking wire under the drivers seat corroding and causing faults but can anyone tell me where the second splice wire is meant to go as I am unsure whether someone has cut it and removed it or whether it has never been installed. I...
  17. Replacement Keys & Fob

    Security
    Hi. My keys for T4 are almost worn out to the point where the main key on the fob doesn't open the drivers door but the spare does but the spare doesn't open the tailgate but the original fob key does. My central locking doesn't work at all. Where would I buy inexpensive replacement fob and...
  18. Central Locking T4 Syncro

    T4 Syncro Garage
    My Syncro seems to have central locking as the key fob is electronic. Except that the van does not lock or unlock when I press the buttons. The battery seems to be fine in the fob as I took it apart. Where is the central locking receiver in the van? I think I might be able to troubleshoot it...
  19. Newbie saying hello but with a central locking problem

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi. I'm a British guy in my thirties having a mid life crisis trip around Australia in my T4 Caravelle van. Just wanted today hi but I have a little problem with my Central locking. Here goes. Manual central locking strange problem I have a t4 syncro Caravelle LWB. It's been exported to...
  20. A problem with Central locking

    General Technical
    Hello I've a Caravelle t4, 2002. It's the one with two sliding doors. The nearside sliding door has stopped working. The knob goes up and down when the central locking is operated but despite this it remains locked shut and can't be opened. The offside sliding door works ok, but isn't operated...
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