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  1. Safe drilling points for Fiamma awning?

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Our Compass Navigator 310RL previously had a Fiamma F45s awning 3 metres long, with fixings spaced 1160mm apart, the most forward of which was above the middle of the van door. Our new Fiamma F45s awning is 3.5metres long. It will just (just!) fit onto the van - but to avoid the roof edge trim...
  2. Roof Allen Key Bolts - removal

    T5 Conversions
    A quick question, The Allen Key Bolts on top of the Roof, (T5 model) Do they un-screw from a fixed bolt, or do you need to have a spanner on a nut from the inside ? The reason for the question, the vehicle is already lined, would like to fit a rail for an awning Many Thanks in Advance for...
  3. fixing Lensun Flex solar panel to roof with 3M VHB tape

    I am trying to find someone that has used 3M VHB to fix a Lensun flexible solar panel to their roofs. Anyone on here and if so how has it held up over time? I have a ridged Austop roof and concerned with failure and removal if using silkaflex. Also anyone have experience with lensun panels. I...
  4. Flat Pack MDF Kitchens

    I am thinking of getting a flat pack MDFcampervan kitchen off Ebay.Can anybody out there tell me how you fix these securely in your van to stop them flying everywhere when you brake. Any ideas much appreciated as there is no mention of how to fix them in the Ebay listings.
  5. How do you fix capeted ply panels to walls of van?

    T5 Conversions
    I'm sure this has been answered many times before. Once I have carpeted the ply lining panels, how do I fix them to the walls of the van so that it looks neat and professional? Anyone done a picture thread on how to do this?
  6. T4 Drive away awnings

    T4 Conversions
    Can anyone advise me please? I am looking for a drive away awning that is pop-up and very easy to fit. I have a T4 with no roof rails or brackets to fasten it to. Is there any way you can get something like strong magnets with hooks. Someone even suggested dent pullers and then use a pole. Also...
  7. How to dismantle wing mirror to see if fixable

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    A tree jumped out at me when I wasn't looking. ahem. Knocked my driver's side mirror off. The glass is OK and so are the electrics, the only thing that's broken is the cast metal rods that (as I understand from reading this forum) attach at one end to springs in the mirror and at the other end...
  8. Can I fix a drive away awning to an awning rail and if so how?

    T5 Conversions
    I have a pop top roof so I can't use the roof rails to fix a J rail or anything. There is a 2m strip of awning rail (not a J rail) already on the van and I wonder if I can fix a drive away awning to that easily and if so, if anyone can explain how? I am on my own so it needs to be easy to do...
  9. Grey plastic plugs for interior panels

    Parts For Sale
    As there seems to be some demand for these little items I had a roundup and found 26 I don't need if anyone still needs some?? Light grey - £5 posted PM me... Sorry people - these were sold within minutes and went in the post this morning