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  1. Handbrake adjust after lowering - The solution

    Interior
    Fitted my swivel seats from Sportcraft and all OK (except my leisure battery refuses to go under the seat even with the correct swivel base ....grrrrr). Added the handbrake bracket and cut down the trim etc and then added a 'coin holder' made from a bit of ply to cover the gap left (you would...
  2. Centre Console Area Options

    Interior
    Hi. Possibly there's a thread on this already but has anybody done anything custom by creating a console that fits into the middle area between the passenger and drivers seats (single seats either side)? Or is there anything off-the-shelf that can go here? I was initially thinking of putting...
  3. Handbrake sensor - PLEASE HELP!

    Electrical
    Hi All, Having followed one of the forum threads and sorted out my central locking issue, thanks to John boy for the post. I can across a separate issue with my handbrake. It isn't connected electrically and as such nothing comes up on the dash when the handbrake is on. Below is what I...
  4. Chewed Handbrake

    General T5 Chat
    Hi Just wondering if anyone knows where I can replace hand brake end piece as my puppy has had a chew !:* cheers for any help Richy
  5. handbrake light

    Brakes
    i have a small problem with my handbrake light, when driving over 30mph the handbrake light flickers on and off,i have checked brake fluid etc and all is ok. its only a 1.9d 1994 vw transporter so nothing special and has minimal light on dashboard so nothing like brake linings or whatever...
  6. Handbrake tensioning spring - anyone got one?

    Brakes
    Hi There, Looking under my van I noticed that the handbrake tensioning spring has snapped: Does anyone have one, or know where I can get one? Many thanks, Ant
  7. Hand brake cover removal

    Interior
    Hi, does anyone know how to remove the handbrake cover as I am trying to carpet it and I'm struggling. I see there us a hole on the underside and I have tried pushing the plastic inside but it doesn't come free. Am I missing something simple? Thanks Chris
  8. Convert

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    hello van people! I just starting conversion on my 04 t5 from panel van to camper van:D and this looks like the place to be for the hundreds of questions i have:eek: heres one to start my handbrake light wont go off resulting in horrendus beeping from the dash! any clue anyone? cheers guys :ILU:
  9. Swivel Seats and Handbrake Issue

    Interior
    Hi All, I wonder if someone can help me out, I have just fitted 2 captains seats in my T4. The seats came complete with the swivels bases already fitted. I have now fitted the seats which went very well but have an issue with the drivers seat clashing with the handbrake lever. I have seen that...
  10. Handbrake mod?

    Brakes
    Anyone know of a mod kit to raise the position of a T4 handbrake? The current position causes me backache when I pull up the lever from the low position. Before I embark on a home-made solution I just wondered if anyone knew of a recognised fix ?? TIA
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