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  1. Door Panels

    Hi, Just bought a 1997 Transporter/camper conversion that needs new inner door panels as they are tatty as!!!!!!!!!!!. do they just pull off as they dont seem to be screwed anywhere?????
  2. Passenger door lock

    Hi I think I’ve got a problem with the lock on the passenger side but just wanted to check with you guys ! T5 57 plate, tailgate. I installed the mod from a member of this forum that allows you to press a button and lock all the doors from the inside. I do not think this has anything to do...
  3. side door, bed, seat swivels, caravelle

    General T4 Chat
    Hi all I've just bought a '97 caravelle, and I'm hoping some of you might be able to answer a few questions I have... 1. Does anyone know of a way of modifying the heavy sliding side door of a T4 so that it has a 'soft close' rather than the guillotine like way it closes at the moment? We...
  4. Just joined

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi all, just joined this forum. have a T5 Kombi which I use for work and play. I've fitted a VW bulkhead to reduce noise etc, and would now like to cut a "door" to allow my kayak to fit through. I don't want to put it on the roof because I do overnights etc and want it out of sight. I'm looking...
  5. Door wing mirror stolen? Number plate's nicked? Security screw packs for both

    Built by Members for Members
    Door wing mirror stolen? Number plate's nicked? Security screw packs for both. I see that there are some thieving little, well you know what,s about nicking mirrors. Now a manual mirror is going to cost about £30 + about £10 for the glass and that's a pattern part. Vw original i don't know££...
  6. Door speaker pods

    Just come across these on fleabay and wondered what peoples views on them were. http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/260725152763?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1438.l2649 I like the look of the audisport ones which I will probably end up getting - slight change of priority at moment since van...
  7. Door pin dropping - is this the part I need?

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi, After searching on here I understand that the spring is probably broken inside my drivers door. My question is, is this the item that I need - listed as door mechanism. Also will this part operate ok with central locking or do I need a diffrerent part. 702 837 016 D or is it the actual...
  8. Sliding door squeak

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    I have a squeak coming from my sliding door and it's DRIVING ME MAD!! I've pared the carpet back from the door join where it meets the chassis, cleaned the various points and holes were they meet, adjusted the screws in the hinge so the door closes tighter but the squeak continues. Do I...
  9. Hello all

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Just joined, have bought a 98 t4 panel van and will be on my way to converting, hopefully on the road in may, in whatever state. Have interior designed, has anyone got any recommendations on fitters? Another thought is window fitting in sliding door, cheaper to buy 2nd hand door with window...
  10. Folding doube seat & base, & early front doors - busfreeze

    FREE Stuff
    Can take to busfreeze, Seat is grubby but will come clean with elbow grease, sadly i noticed has a small tear on back of seat, has a belt & receiver, inc double base, (if someone could donate a single baseI:): Early left and right doors - n/a gonna use em for practising with me welder :D
  11. Changing Barn doors to tailgate style

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi sorry if this is a stupid question ....... I have barn style doors on my lwb t4 and want tailgate style and wondered if A) is possible and B) easyish ? Will be getting a respray soon and wanted it just right :) Thanks
  12. side sliding door.

    Wanted.... Side Sliding door in good condition.. CASH WAITING... Oly
  13. Bits Wanted

    Hello, Im looking for the following bits, if anyone can help that would be great. [LIST] Side sliding door, with or without window. Colour is not a huge issue, Van being resprayed anyway. Electric window switches Mirror switches/control unit Door wiring loom both left and right I know the...
  14. The bit that holds the window in the door...

    General T4 Chat
    The strip/bit that holds my drivers door glass, at the bottom, has become rusty. So rusty in fact that I can no longer use the window without it getting stuck. An urgent problem with the coming hot weather and a matt NATO green van! Does anyone know where I can just buy the metal strip that...
  15. T4 drivers side front door

    Parts For Sale
    I have early T4 passenger side front door in Indian Blue for sale, good condition. £40
  16. Side Door !!!

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hello all, I am after some advice, i managed to have a run in with a particularly stealthy bollard in a supermarket car park and have put a fairly hefty mess all along my sliding door :( absoloutley gutted. The mess is about half way up the door about a foot below the window all the way along...
  17. T5 Driver's Side BARN DOOR WANTED

    Looking for a driver's side unglazed barn door for a T5. Preferably in Indian Blue, but any colour will do to be honest as I can always get it resprayed. Also, preferably with locking mechanisms and brake light module etc... but again, not essential. PM me if you can help, or know of a T5 in...
  18. Driver door Not opening

    General Technical
    Hi all T4 just failed the MOT cos the drivers door wont open. Stripped off the door card to see why and its basically because of the long "coat hanger type" wire. It keeps dropping out of the inner lock mechanism because the plastic plug has broke. Tried zip tieing it on but wont have any of it...
  19. Passenger door won't open

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Please can anyone help with my passenger door that won't open? It is locked and won't open either via central locking or using the key directly in the passenger door. The locking pin pops up about half way then goes down again. Brute force on the locking pin doesn't help either. All suggestions...
  20. Passenger door won't open

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Can anybody help with my passenger door that won't open? When I operate the central locking using my key from the driver's side, the passenger door pin pops up about half way then goes down again. The door remains locked. When I try opening the door with the key, I can only turn the key a bit -...