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  1. New to VW Campers - Inherited T4 Syncro 1100 SWB Camper Conversion - TB Turbo kit

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi guys and girls, just wanted to say hello as I have recently joined this lovely place after taking ownership of my late step-father's T4 Camper, that he had converted back in Feb. 1997 by AVA Leisure. in 2010 he had a Hi-Top roof fitted by Wentworth. It is a 2.4Diesel that has had a TB Turbo...
  2. Hi All

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi All, I'm Tiaan and am living in South Wales (Port Talbot) I recently decided to by a T5. My budget was 10k so not going to be getting a new one. We decided recently because of Covid, Brexit and family size that we would need a bigger vehicle and I thought a T5 was a great choice and good...
  3. Very basic engine maintenance and things to look out for, for a newbie please!

    New T4 Members Forum
    Hi all! Due to get my first T4 at the end of the month and I'm already worrying! It's a 2002 1.9td with about 115,000 miles and some service history plus camping interior and pop-top. Looks in great condition. I've paid for HPi checks and everything looks good (apart from 2nd previous owner...
  4. New T4 Owner

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi Everyone, Just thought i would pop a little intro post up, I've just bought my first T4 ... well first van in general to be completely honest, My plan was to eventually convert it into a camper. The previous owner has already started the process with the insulation, carpeting, and lights...
  5. New Dorset T5 owner

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi all, well took the plunge and got myself a T5, its already coveted and ready to go! Got a week off next week so who knows where we will end up :) Live in Dorset and look forward to meeting other T5 owners
  6. Hello from Istanbul

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi Everyone, our company recently expanded to Istanbul (that how we moved here) and one of the people best movers here (and very popular) is the VW Caravelle / Transporter. Some real amazing custom mods they have. All VIP finishes. So when we decided to get a bigger car, we didn't think twice...
  7. New joiner to the world of VW vans

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi All, Just posing my first thread on the forum. Having just bought my first VW T5, T26, 1.9TDI (remapped to 120 bhp), panel van I am looking forward to turning it into the vehicle my wife and I can take on future camping and touring trips with our friends (also Vdub owners). I hope to do as...
  8. Bit Late . . But did I miss anything?

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi there, It's almost two weeks since I placed my order for a new SWB Kombi Highline & feel like a kid waiting for Christmas! *<:-)> As the titla of my post alludes, it's a bit late to add any other options, but I just wondered if anyone thought I missed any obvious 'must haves'!! :eek: Other...
  9. T5 Conversion Norfolk area

    T5 Conversions
    Just picked up T5 panel van, next step conversion but am complete newbie and wonder if anyone has any recommendations for companies in Norfolk or if I might have to get my passport out and venture further afield (Suffolk/Cambs)? Cheers
  10. Hi all! And the dreaded first set of niggles...

    New T4 Members Forum
    Hey everyone! Name's Tim, and having lurked on these forums for a while am now the owner of a blue and yellow 1995 T4 2.4D named "Vinnie" by the previous owner. (pictures to follow) I look forward to being a member of the forums, and hoepfully being able to contribute once i'm through the noob...
  11. My New Van FWIW

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    I’m new to the forum and also new to having a T4. I have two youngsters (six and four) who are very keen on camping and a wife who is keen on vans. I’m not keen on camping as I like my creature comforts so a nice camper is a happy medium for all. Our search for a camper took many months. We...
  12. It's mine at last!

    New T4 Members Forum
    2 months after putting down my deposit I collected my shiny red '06 SWB today. I have learnt so much from all the posts on this forum and because of this I felt right at home in the back of the van when I started stripping her down. I have already made a few posts, but only now feel i can...
  13. Power dips at 3,000 rpm.....

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    Hello there! Picked up my first T4 2.5 (AJT engine) just over a week ago, just got back from a week in Scotland in it. Not my first VW though, had a few of those, currently running a 91 Golf Mk2 GTD as well. Thought I'd join the appropriate forum, or should that be 'best forum...'? ;) I got it...
  14. hi all

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    really delighted to be here, having just bought my fantastic new (and first ever) t4 - my plan to get myself surfing even more than before - can't wait to hit the road :) bill
  15. Can anyone recommend a mechanic in North London?

    General Van Chat
    hey dudes, really chuffed to have bought my first t4, a fantastic conversion, totally stoked. I'm not at all mechanically minded though, and would really like it checked over by a mechanic who I'd hope to stay with for servicing etc - can anyone recommend anyone in north london? My mate with 2...
  16. here we go!

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hello out there, i am now a owner and member of a t5 in white:). I hope to convert to camper/surf bus, its a swb but could not get a tailgate but settled for barn door due to my budget. but hey bonus found a piggy back chip already fitted:), only downside found intercooler pipe to turbo likes to...