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  1. Advice needed on parts/work front bumper replacement

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi there, I've had a look around but cant find anything particularly relevant to my issue. A couple of years ago, I got run off the road by someone clearly not concentrating, and was left in a hedge with no-one to claim off. There was a metal rail fence in the hedge that caused some damage to...
  2. T5 to T5.1 - buy bits or buy a kit??

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hey :) I’m going to convert the front end of my T5 to the later T5.1 Sportline look. I’ve read loads of posts and searched about but can’t seem to find what I’m after.. Should I buy one of the many ‘kits’ available for about a grand ( if so which kit and from who) .. or try to source all the...
  3. T5 Genuine Caravelle / Shuttle Front Bumper & Grill, Bonnet and headlights

    Parts For Sale
    I have for sale my genuine Caravelle / Shuttle front Bumper & Grill. It comes with the chrome grill with badge, bumper inserts and fog light inserts. Its reflex silver and in good condition, to be perfect it would benefit from a respray but it’s perfectly presentable for a daily driver. SOLD...
  4. Headlight wires and front bumper steps...

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    I'm in the process of improving a neglected T5, and I'd like to know a few things..... Does anyone have a pic of how the headlight wiring SHOULD be routed across the front bumper reinforcement, into the nearside headlight, there are fixings on the cable but I cant see where they go, and should...
  5. Black 2002 T4 - Front bumper alternatives / mods

    Customising / Modding
    THURSDAY 30/04/15 Hey folks -- I am in the process of collecting bits for my T4 to give her a makeover. I have her since new and have only clocked up 127K miles (so barely run in it seems, judging by the mileage some people put on their T4's ). Anyway i have an idea what I want it to look like...
  6. 1996 caravelle, offside front bumper support strut

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    Evening all, I was washing down the caravelle last night when I noticed that the bumper supporting strut on the offside has come away at the top. Can these be bought and would I have to weld it back on? Cheers
  7. Front bumper fog lights

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi guys.... Has anyone stuck some of the £40 ebay fog lamps in to their front bumper without wiring up? I know it sounds crazy but the front bumper just looks daft with those blanking plates in and I would like to replace them with the fog lights but I can't imagine I would use them enough to...
  8. Wiring in front bumper?

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    Hi, I have a question regarding the wiring in my front bumper 2006 T5 Shuttle. Behond the bumper in the centre is the Anbient Air Temp Sensor and there are plugs at each end (large multi plugs) where do these plugs plug into, as it doesn't seem obvious. I don't recall unplugging them when I...
  9. T5 parts clear out.

    Parts For Sale
    Now im a payed up member and have spent to much money on my van i have a few thing left over. If my pricing is way out let me know. in short drivers seat , wiper motor , t30 suspension , front bumper , n/s mirror Rear tailgate wiper motor working when i removed it Only took it off as i...
  10. Swages of Fear

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Bit of a Dinocsaur this week. Altogether it'll be a rat finish, but can't make my mind up - votes for full or bottom half on that front bumper? or anyone in photoshop mode.....
  11. White Long nose front bumper for sale

    Parts For Sale
    Brand new long nose T4 front bumper for sale. I bought this primed from Eurocar parts (part number 821441071) and had it sprayed Artic White (R902) by a local body shop. I made the mistake of taking Eurocar part's word for it that it was for a short nose van and didn't realise it wasn't until...
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