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  1. Problem with drivers door lock and central locking on T4

    Electrical
    Hi everyone I've had problems with the central locking for some time now. Occasionally when I locked the passenger door it would lock then immediately unlock again (and vice versa), but if I went round to the driver's door it locked fine. Now the drivers door lock is jammed and I can't unlock...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. Door lock led

    General T5 Chat
    From time to time when i lock the van up the red led light on the door card will stay solid. If i lock and unlock a number of times it clears.anyone come across this one?thanks
  5. Boot latch sticking

    Interior
    Hey, hoping someone can help me. The boot latch on my T4 is sticking intermittently and I haven't a clue how to fix it! Also, the barrel lock has fallen out of the drivers door - do I need to buy a complete new handle? Thanks :)
  6. passenger door lock problem

    Electrical
    Hi, I have a problem with the lock on the passenger door on my T4. It basically locks itself all the time whenever you open or close it and even as you try to open it. I don't have central locking as normally this has to be opened separately as do all the doors. But you pull up the catch you...
  7. Sliding door lock and latch mechanism help

    Security
    Has anyone got any exploded diagrams of the t4 sliding door lock and latch mechanism. I'm wanting rid of a security lock and need to know which link bar goes where. Will post some pics if I can
  8. Barn door cannot be closed using door handles

    Interior
    Wondering if anyone has any good ideas about what would be preventing my rear doors from closing properly at the bottom catch using either the inside/outside door handle? I have taken the panel off and the insulation out and checked the long rod - it is fully tightened up at the top and...
  9. Replace outside door handle and swap lock?

    General Technical
    Hey hey, I need to replace the outside door handle on T4 (Caravelle) and there are various different new offerings on e-bay 15-30 quid. Does anyone know if it's possible to take the lock barrel out of these generic replacements and fit the one from my original broken handle please? Don't...
  10. Hello I'm new how the hell are you?

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hey guys, I've got a 2010 white 6 seater barn door t5 with windows all round, Me and the wife love it. We hav'nt done anything to it yet. There are a few mods I'd like to make over the next few months, But nothing too major as its in constant use and we try to go away Most weekends in. I have a...
  11. Door lock barrel swap

    Security
    Ok, when I bought my '01 Caravelle I couldn't open the front passenger door from outside. I've bought a replacement door handle from a breaker but here's my problem - I now need to swap the current door lock barrel from my broken door handle into the replacement. I don't have a key for the lock...
  12. Broken door handle - nearside ...... how to fix

    Interior
    Hi all, As most of you probably know, I'm up to my eye-browse with my project. So, for the last few months 'Lulu' has been neglected :( I've been meaning to fix my 'dodgy' passenger side door handle for quite a while now. A couple of months back we had a very very cold spell, to the point of...
  13. Need 95 Caravelle Manual, Parts List & Parts

    General Van Chat
    Hi All, Looking to find a Workshop Manual, Parts List and Parts for my 95 Caravelle 2.5 petrol.. I also wish to obtain the complete drivers side door lock mechanism/parts - perhaps with door?! T4ing Catgutgirl
  14. VW T5 T28 2008 exterior sliding door handle stopped opening door

    General T5 Technical
    Hi, The exterior sliding door handle has stopped opening the door on my VW T28 2008. The door is openable from the inside and the remote control also still locks and unlocks the door. Is this likely to be a case of a hook or cable breaking? Has anyone has any experience of fixing these...
  15. Problem...Central Locking or Door Lock?

    Electrical
    Hello. Lots of threads on central locking but can't seem to find any that fit my symptoms. I'd be very grateful for any ideas or help people could give. Here's what's happening on my '94 2.4 with central locking that works via a key rather than remotely. 1. About a fortnight ago the driver's...
  16. Problem...Central Locking or Door Lock?

    Electrical
    Hello. Lots of threads on central locking but can't seem to find any that fit my symptoms. I'd be very grateful for any ideas or help people could give. Here's what's happening on my '94 2.4 with central locking that works via a key rather than remotely. 1. About a fortnight ago the driver's...
  17. Repair door lock spring

    Technical Articles
    Repair door lock spring Common problem with T4 with central locking is the breaking of the spring in the lock , the lock button when unlocked door in the top holds the position. Without intact spring, the locking knob for light vibrations (eg the actuation of the door handle back down ') fall'...
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