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  1. Up on Blocks

    General T4 Chat
    Hi guys, i need to replace my front lower cross member, do wheel arch works, brake line works and tidy generally attend to all surface rust on the bottom of my 1997 T4. I would like to get the whole van up about a foot so i can dolly myself around underneath. I tried searching the forum for...
  2. Caravelle kerb weight

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    Currently going through the process of buying my first T5 (never been this excited before!). It's a 2009 Caravelle 2.5 130 and I've heard through the grapevine that some garages may not be able to lift it on a standard car lift. Does anyone know the kerb weight of this vehicle and what standard...
  3. Thinking about a body-lift

    Steering & Suspension
    My bus went through it's MOT this morning with a clean bill of health (yeahh!) so now I'm starting to think about the most cost effective and safe way to lift it by 25-50mm. I've found these spring spacers on eBay...
  4. How high can you go?

    Steering & Suspension
    Was looking at a pair of T4 raisers at dubfreeze but figured they would be no different than putting an extra set of rubbers in. What im wondering is, how high can you go before the standard shocks are fully extended??? Ash kindly asked at Dubfreeze if you could put two sets of raisers in for a...
  5. The only way is up!

    General T4 Chat
    Anyone any ideas on haw i can raise my van? Im assuming i can wind the front the other way to lift it. But are there any heavier duty springs that will fit it? Syncro ones perhaps? Any ideas welcome..... unless its 'dont do it'. That sort of response wont be tollerated and ill tell my mum on...