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  1. M.O.T fail for led side lights

    General Van Chat
    My van failed it's M.O.T for having l.e.d. side lights, my M.O.T tester said they are blue and should be white . Well they look white to me and it passed last year with them on, is he just taking the p*** or have the rules changed??
  2. Interior spotlights

    Parts For Sale
    Pair of neat little 12v 10w halogen spots for inside a campervan - good for reading or over kitchen area etc. Integral switches. Both in pretty good condition but one has a couple of scratches to the silver coating. £10 delivered to UK
  3. Shortnose led headlights

    Customising / Modding
    Hi this how i put leds in my short nose head lights. First thing to do is take out the head lights there are posts on how to do this on the forum. When you have the headlights out you then need to remove them from there plastic back plate. I did this with a pair of long nose pliers the clips...
  4. Clear Indicator change?

    General T4 Chat
    I may be joining the ranks of the clinically stupid, but i have finally got around to purchasing clear indicators, I know they should have been got a lot earlier but I now cannot seem to work out how the front light cluster comes off to change over the lenses. I spoke to the local VW commercial...
  5. after market electrical headlight adjustment

    Electrical
    Ive managed to get myself a set of projektzwo front headlights with electrical adjustment, my T4 however has not got this mod fitted. I have sourced a new headlight switch with a headlight adjustment reostat and have managed to get hold of the electrical clips for each end. My question is...
  6. Striplight and mains hookup socket

    Parts For Sale
    Striplight - 12v, low consumption, push switch on end, simple to fit - just 2 wires from baseplate. £10 delivered Flush fit mains hookup socket box - as new condition. 16amp blue plug inlet for electric on site. Fits recess 137mm x 70mm x 60mm deep. Face size 160mm x 100mm. £10 delivered PM...
  7. Fitting & Fixing Projektzwo Headlights

    Technical Articles
    I bought these on a whim, the devil makes work for idle hands I: they where on ebay.de and the seller excepted paypal. Its all to easy just press a couple of buttons and then sit back and weight. Less than a week and I had the card through the door A: off I trot to the post office only to be...
  8. can you see me coming? (lights)

    Customising / Modding
    Fitted last night, and I'm chuffed. I love em! and just so you know who it was: I think I'm going to reward myself for all of that hard work witha cold, long pint!T:
  9. Front fog/marker lights.....

    Electrical
    Just ordered a set of LED marker lights, will be incorporated into the side light circuit. These are more to draw the eye down and lower the van, coupled with my new VR6 spoiler (To be fitted this weekend?). What u reckon?? My van aint got Fogs so may put them in the blanking plates where the...
  10. HID dim dip problem

    Electrical
    Hi all , just fitted my hid kit to the van and when i put just my side lights on i get dipped beam come up in stead of dim dip,And then filck from side lights to dip and there is no change!! has any one else who has fitted a hid kit had the same problem , as when its MOT time this will cause...
  11. Head light/indicator problem

    Electrical
    SWhen I turn on the sidelights the N/S headlight comes on. When I turn on dipped beam still the N/S headlight comes on but not the offside. Main beam is fine on both sides, the bulbs are OK. At the same time the left hand indicator has stopped self canceling. Any one any ideas???
  12. Osram silver stars bulbs?

    General Technical
    Someone mentioned these bulbs on a different thread recently, I just wondered if anyone else was using them and if they really are 50% brighter than the standard ( candle powered) ones. Also, whats the difference between the H4 and H7 flavours? Cheers!
  13. Side lights warning buzzer

    Electrical
    Anyone have any ideas to why the audible warning device that tells me my lights are on when I take the key out has stopped working and where I can find it? Fuses in main box are all fine
  14. H.I.D's

    Electrical
    recevied my my hids yesterday:D the poor visablaty of the standard lights have been really getting to me the past couple of weeks so i had to do somthing about it. so i purchased a set of 6000k bi-xenons so you get hid in both hi and low beam this is a pic with them on low beam, down a...
  15. Reversing lights

    Electrical
    My reversing lights dont work. Ive checked the bulbs and fuse which are ok so the next thing to check is the switch. Can anyone tell me where it isi i presume on the gear box some where but you could save me a lot of time under the van. Kev
  16. Headlight question

    Electrical
    My lights work fine but when I take the keys out of the ignition the front left headlight goes out and the rest stay on. What would I need to do to remedy this? Im sure it never used to do this?
  17. H.I.D conversion kits

    Electrical
    as above, is anyone running H.I.D's in there T4? if so where did you purchase them from? what kit did you buy? were they worth it? easy too fit? any help would be great thank you tom
  18. HID Xenon headlight kit

    Electrical
    Has anyone any experience or views on these kits, I have heard that the oem stuff comes with automatic self levelling lights. There are some on ebay at present and I really fancy some, I have told the wife that I am struggling to see when its dark, and it looks like I could get away with it.I...
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