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  1. Anybody close by to help.

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hey there, Got myself an L200 intercooler for my vw t4 (2000) 2.5tdi. Was wondering if anybody was close by to Chichester (west Sussex) to help me fit it on. Need to order the brackets and hoses so would need help with that too. Blanked egr today good stuff but lost a ring in the process. could...
  2. Intercooler 4pin socket missing

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hey, just bought a intercooler off eBay for my T4 2.5TDi but when I received the parcel the 4pin socket was missing...I'm reluctant to return the it as I got it for a decent price but would like to know whether I can just buy a 4 pin socket from VW and slot that on to my intercooler? Is it as...
  3. Whistle after fitting intercooler

    Engine & Gearbox
    I fitted my l200 intercooler today,while taking the van for a spin I noticed a whistling sound while on full throttle through 2nd to 5th gear,has anyone else had this noise or know what it might be?noticed one hell of a difference after fitting though.
  4. Check your intercooler, before it splits!

    General T5 Chat
    (applies to all 1.9 and 2.5 T5s, -I don’t know about 2.0l) From checking the forum it’s well known that intercoolers fail, some because of stones and roadkill, some due to failed welds on end tanks, but the largest number seem to be like mine, where the top and bottom tubes split. On closer...
  5. How to Sprinter intercooler?

    Engine & Gearbox
    Mornin' Firstly, I survived climbing Snowdon yesterday and also watching the rugby in an old minors pub so feel lucky to be alive!!! Thank god we lost! The taffs certainly have passion....... I have done the ahu conversion and had a sprintercooler sat around for too long. Been searching for...
  6. Intercooler Problems

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hello :) I thought I would post some pictures of the intercooler on my 2.5 2005 T5 which I changed earlier today. Over the Christmas break I started to notice some oil appearing around the front grill and last week the van started to run erratically with black smoke comming out of the...
  7. Top mount Intercooler

    Parts For Sale
    I've just fitted a front mount intercooler as part of my Tdi conversion so no longer need this Top mount intercooler which I have had sat in my garage for about 3 years waiting to go on! It is originally from an Audi A6 but to me looks identical to those on the 2.5 T4. Ideal if you want to...
  8. Forge Intercooler + Silicon Pipes.

    Engine & Gearbox
    Another six pence worth for you. Have purchased and fitted Forge Intercooler and Silicon Pipe set bought from europerformanceparts.co.uk Intercooler was £538 cheapest I could find. BUT took nearly three weeks to turn up ! Very happy with quality - Not as of you done a full road test - other...
  9. 1.9td LT / Sprinter Intercooler Pipe Work

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hello, Can anyone advise a shopping list of bits to plumb my LT / Sprinter intercooler to my 1.9td van? I have the intercooler mounted and cut the relevant holes for the pipework, however would appreciate any advise or images of pipework. Regards Gareth
  10. vanworx or tidy T's????

    Engine & Gearbox
    Looking at intercoolers...thinking if im going to get one i may aswell get a bigger than stock one, common sense says front mount gets cooler air to it than right ontop of the engine block and the L200, Pajero options dont seem that cheap once youve bought brackets/hoses etc. So.........Are...
  11. HELP Intercooler gone

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all, I have found aftermarket coolers for around £220 + VAT New. http://www.gsfcarparts.com/parts/fuel-emmissions/air-supply/intercooler Anyone any experience of these against genuine? :* Good bad or ugly? Also and more importantly, anyone know of larger ones that will fit as well as...
  12. 2.5TDI need more power ?

    Engine & Gearbox
    I own a 2001 T4, 2.5TDI. I'm looking to get her rather quicker, I know updating the brakes etc. but I'm unsure the right ways on the engine side of life, Maby Intercooler and remap? Unsure, does that bring much to the party ? so ideas are welcome. Cheers
  13. 1.9 Tdi conversion intercooler piping

    Engine & Gearbox
    I've finally bought a Merc Sprinter intercooler for my Tdi conversion and after looking through some threads I'm unsure of the exact amount of piping/elbows etc to buy? Can anyone give me a list of items to buy to connect the intercooler up? Any help greatly appreciated :ILU:
  14. T4 2.5tdi tuning in North East

    New T4 Members Forum
    Loving my T4 camper - its a 51 reg - 2.5tdi 88bhp I think - the one with the blue coloured "i". Does this configuration suit tuning or maybe upgraded intercooler. Anything to get a bit more pep in the engine. With 4 people on board plus gear the van struggles up steep hills and overtaking is...
  15. Any way/point in remap without intercooler?

    Engine & Gearbox
    I've got a 2.5tdi it's 88bhp. Its just a wee bit flat when compared to my Golf Gti. I'm just wondering if there's any way to get a bit more power with a remap or do I need to go down the intercooler route. I'm only after a wee bit more power and would be well happy with 110bhp. Any thoughts.
  16. Hi all, newbie here

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi everyone i'm Tim from Cheshire. I have a 2.5 TDi LWB T4 transporter, i have owned it for the past 15 months. It was a bargain until it blew it because some tool didn't change the water pump when they did the cam belt....thank you very much main VW dealer A: I have owned various VW's in the...
  17. fitting an intercooler to my T4

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hello all. I'm going to fit a Mits LT200 intercooler to my van but having a little trouble with the little wire and plug on the intercooler it'self. Id this wire required and should it connect to anything?? If anyone has any pictures of this kind of installation i would appreciate it muchly..
  18. 2001 ACV Intercooler Set Up

    Parts For Sale
    I've very nearly finished my charge cooler system on my ex AA, so for sale I have the COMPLETE stock set up for someone wanting to upgrade from 88 to 102. It includes : - both upper and lower mounting brackets, with nuts and bolts - both turbo side and engine...
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