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  1. Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi Guys, I'm new here! I've just purchased a 1998 T4 with the aspirations of converting it. I'm so excited to get started and I think the first thing on my list is the paint job... the van was originally red but a previous owner has taken it upon themselves to spray paint the exterior in a...
  2. Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all, just joined the forum - long time VW enthusiast, first time Transporter owner. I've found 'the one', and just wanted any advice that could be offered on the engine before I buy. Its a 2007 T5, 2.5lt 130 4motion. 180k, it had a full engine rebuild at 150k, has full service history and a...
  3. Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi Guys, bought my first 2001 t4 a couple days ago. It's a blank canvas, excited to start converting it. First time doing anything like this. Previous owner insulated and ply lined. Thinking of building my own pull out bed. Any ideas or suggestions would be perfect. Thanks in advance šŸ‘šŸ¤™
  4. New T5 Members Forum
    Hey peeps :) :) :) :) :) Just wanted to say Hi! Me and my partner have brought our first ever T5 and planning to convert into a camper, completely blank canvas so looking for ideas, we've got a 4yr old Daughter and a cockerpoo so need to plan a layout for all 4 of us. anyway see us about give...
  5. New T5 Members Forum
    Hello, first post! I'm looking at buying a very clean 2004 T5, well looked after and mileage under 115,000. I want it to be reliable for the next few years, and it is in my price range. I am worried about the age, should I wait and try to find a deal for a 2008/2010 model, or will the 2004 be...
  6. General T5 Chat
    Hello, first post! I'm looking at buying a very clean 2004 T5, well looked after and mileage under 115,000. I want it to be reliable for the next few years, and it is in my price range. I am worried about the age, should I wait and try to find a deal for a 2008/2010 model, or will the 2004 be...
  7. New T4 Members Forum
    Hello All, I'm new to the forum and a first-time T4 owner. I'm planning on doing up my T4 1.9D Caravelle so I can live in it during the work week. Having just bought the van last week it's now being looked at to sort out the repairs, necessary work etc. as it is quite old. It was registered...
  8. New T5 Members Forum
    Hello, I'm in the process of saving for a T5 to convert into a camper, probably from a panel van. Can anyone give any advice as to ideal spec I should look out for and sites/ locations I could shop for the van. My budget is Ā£10k for a panel van SWB or LWB - Any recommendations? Ideally with...
  9. General T5 Chat
    I've been shopping around for my first T5, I keep coming across Transporterland.com, Ive seen a couple of mixed reviews though, has anyone had any experience (good or bad) they could share with me to help me make a desicion. Thanks
  10. New T5 Members Forum
    I'm currently looking to buy and convert a T5 but no idea where to start looking, anywhere i can view thuings online is a bonus as I live abroad most of the time. main specs i'm looking for are minimum 2 litre diesel cruise control not white panel van (i think) colour coded bumbers can anyone...
  11. Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi my name is mike and im a bit of a newbie to this game. I will very soon be the proud owner of a 2.5tdi t4 swb. Looking to do a bit of a conversion on it but am a little bit shocked of the price of r'n'r beds. Im having a bit of a browse through the forums for ideas but if anyone wants to give...
  12. New T4 Members Forum
    Hi T4forum, Absolutely love t4s and have wanted a van for ages. Finally got my act around to getting one. Im on the look out for a qulaity van in the region of Ā£2-3k. Doesnt have to be anything too special, just reliable as I will be using it for an everyday run around as well as taking it on...
  13. Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi. John from Leicestershire here and I am a camper van newbie. Strictly speaking, not even that as I don't pick up my van until the end of June. My wife Linda and I are getting a T5 California and it will be used as my main vehicle as well as for what we hope will be frequent trips. I suppose...
  14. General T4 Chat
    I'm eagerly looking forward to purchasing my very first T4, but I have a slight dilemma as to whether or not to get a SWB or LWB. What would you recommend a 'first timer' should plump for, and perhaps why? What would I be using it for: weekends away (2 folks), surfing (longboard 9'2"), nipping...
  15. New T4 Members Forum
    Hi everyone, been following the posts on here for a while now but finally decided to sign up and start talking. I'm looking for my first T4, i know exactly what i'm after and what ill eventually want it to look like but Just finding the right van to start with is difficult. Especially that they...
  16. New T5 Members Forum
    Hi everyone and a Happy Easter break to you all. I'm based in Wirral and I'm looking for a T5 for work (I'm a Cabinet-maker) but also something to start holidaying in with the wife and 2 boys. I've got a budget of Ā£14,000 and think I've decided (possibly ignorantly) on : At least 2L TDi LWB...
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