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  1. T4 tailgate gas strut upgrade broke my ball pin brackets.

    Customising / Modding
    Hi all, Hope you can help/advise here. I recently upgraded the gas struts on my 1991 T4 (2.0 petrol version), installing the INSUPPA 1200N kit. The purpose of this, like most people, was to hold the tail gate up with a bike rack mounted on the back. Unfortunately after only 2 months the...
  2. Saggy Reimo Roof - gas strut :-(

    T5 Conversions
    Hi folks, Don't know if anyone can help. We're away in Scotland and encountered 45 mph winds side-on for about 10 hours last night. I've just popped the roof up to try and dry some of the bedding and noticed that the roof won't go up fully on the side that took the wind last night. It looks...
  3. T4 replacement tailgate gas struts for fiamma bike rack

    T4 Conversions
    Hi there, A quick question regarding replacement tailgate gas struts. I need some to hold up the tailgate of my T4 with bikes and a fiamma bike rack as at the moment its hard to even open it! Any idea where to get these and what pressure they should be for two bikes? Many thanks, James
  4. Free gas struts

    FREE Stuff
    Set of 2013 T5 tailgate gas struts for anybody who wishes to collect. 970N load rating. Perfect working order. Available from Lincoln/Sleaford area of Lincolnshire.
  5. Gas struts

    General T5 Chat
    I have a pair of tailgate struts from a 2013 T5 in perfect order. Any offers? Will post if necessary.
  6. Fitting gas struts to a pop top

    T4 Conversions
    I'm considering fitting gas struts to my 99 Westy T4 pop top. It looks like i can buy suitable struts and brackets failrly easily but I'm not sure where exactly to fit them. Has anyone any experience or advice?