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  1. Hello from a '94 T4 Westfalia California Exclusive

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hello, new member here! I have had a '94 California Exclusive for a few years now which is (of course) just great, even with just 70ps from its 2l non-turbo diesel engine. It's resplendent in original "somewhat lurid metallic green". I love the Exclusive layout, which actually works in...
  2. Newbie decision: T2 or T5?

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hello all. I don't yet have a camper but I've been looking at them for a few months now (hundreds online and 2 or 3 in real life) but cannot decide what to concentrate on. My intended use is travelling around Europe, with my bike - staying few days in a campsite while I do some cycle rides, then...
  3. T4 California LHD Westfalia 2.5 TDI 1999

    Vans For Sale
    1999 T4 LHD California Westfalia 2.5 TDI This van is Left Hand Drive The California Holiday is over so I'm selling... my latest T4 :( Taking offers around £16500 105,000 miles Considerable service history including manuals Bodywork in extremely good condition Internally in very good original...
  4. Using a RHD double front seat in LHD

    I am looking to change my single front seat for a double. I have a LHD vehicle. Are the double seats reversable like the single seats are. Ie can I buy a RHD and change it to fit a LHD.
  5. T5.1 California SE 140hp

    Vans For Sale
    COMING SOON! Very rare Left Hand Drive with UK plates! 2013 Candy White Volkswagen original California SE. 26,000 miles, no MOT required. Still under warranty. £38,000 I will post more information as soon as registration has been approved by the DVLA. (VCA Certificate of Mutual Conformity...
  6. Importing a LHD T4 Westfalia 1991

    Tax, Insurance & Licensing
    Hi, I am a new member and owner of a lovely VW T4 Westfalia California Coach bought in Italy. Since I live in UK I would like to register it here to be able to use it as a recreational vehicle but I do not know much about how to get this sorted. Does anybody know anything? In particular I was...
  7. T5 Multivan km to miles speedo conversion

    General T5 Technical
    Hey everyone, we need to register our T5 Multivan from Germany in the UK and therefore change the lights, speedo and fog light. The lights are doable but the speedo is the issue. Research tells us you can use fascias/ dials applied to the speedo under the glass. Several companies offer this...
  8. Export Westfalia to N America

    New T4 Members Forum
    Hi - I have a question or two. I was thinking of getting a Westfalia or similar T4/T5 to export to Canada/North America. Can you tell me the vehicle regulations for importing? What model (if any) Westfalia has 3-way fridge, LPG/propane fitted tank, Automatic, LHD, heater, air con? (don't want...
  9. Desperately seeking a LHD T5!!

    General T5 Chat
    Hi everyone, I'm new to the campervan scene and I know sweet FA about vans. But all I know is that I'm moving to Spain in the summer and I really want to buy an LHD T5 in the Uk but I cannot find ANY t5's on eBay or anywhere else that are lhd. Not even unconverted. Does anyone have any ideas...
  10. Where can I get a LHD T5???

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi Everyone I am brand new to the world of T4's and T5's. I dont know anything about campervans. All I know is that I am moving to Spain in August to work as a teacher there and I really want to buy a T5. But they seem very expensive in Spain and I would rather negotiate in the UK as I am...
  11. New T5.1 Bluemotion ordered, across the water

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi folks, Just to say thanks for all the infos, been very useful to mooch around on the forum and see what its like owning a T5... so probably should introduce myself. Have ordered a T5.1 GP or whatever you like to call it. Only we live in Belgium, so LHD, and its a version called Combi which...
  12. Time to put my T4 story in pics and words. A 1992 'velle 2.4D

    SWB Garage (All Versions)
    i bought the Bus in 2004 and one of the first things I did was to remove the rear seats and fit a cargo shield and load anchor points and fit a tow bar. the reason to register it as a "Truck" in Sweden to reduce the road tax from about £900 about £300 a year. So that is how it was for quite a...
  13. Insuring a LHD camper van now registered in UK

    Tax, Insurance & Licensing
    Hi there kind forum members, A complete noob here, first post hopefully not last, and haven't had time to immerse myself in info/ research the topic as much as I'd like, however the camper i may buy will likely sell quickly and i'm viewing it tomorrow. I really need some general pointers about...
  14. Where to buy a T4, In the U.k or Germany?

    What's it worth?
    Hello All! This being my first thread, I hope I've posted it in the right place and that my questions are not too common....... I'm looking to buy a T4 transporter quite soon but I'm not sure of the most cost effective way to do so. It seems that £2000 - £5000 would get me a good reliable...