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  1. Tyre pressure 18”

    Wheels & Tyres
    Hi. Not been able to get a definitive on tyre pressure for my converted T5 Transporter 1.9 camper. I have 255/45 ZR18 100W I’m currently running at 40psi all round! Thanks
  2. Black smoke linked to IAT/Pressure sensor

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi, I have an issue with my 07 (161000miles) T5 1.9 blowing black smoke. After chasing a number of issues (loose pipes) I have tracked the fault to the IAT/pressure sensor. When I start the engine there is a lot of black smoke. I have now worked out that if I disconnect the IAT sensor the...
  3. T5 Transporter 174 Wiring diagram MAP

    Electrical
    Hi Does anyone have an image of the wiring diagram for the 174 T5? I particularly want to see how the MAP(Inlet pressure) sensor is wired up, and if it goes directly to the ECU or elsewhere. Cheers, James
  4. T5 Transporter 174 Wiring diagram MAP

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi Does anyone have an image of the wiring diagram for the 174 T5? I particularly want to see how the MAP(Inlet pressure) sensor is wired up, and if it goes directly to the ECU or elsewhere. Cheers, James
  5. T5 Transporter 174 Wiring diagram

    General T5 Technical
    Hi Does anyone have an image of the wiring diagram for the 174 T5? I particularly want to see how the MAP(Inlet pressure) sensor is wired up, and if it goes directly to the ECU or elsewhere. Cheers, James
  6. 2.5 BNZ Red Oil Warning help needed

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all, hoping to get a bit of help and advice really! Recently bought a 2007 BNZ 2.5 T5 LWB Shuttle and noticed that on long runs the oil pressure warning light comes on and beeps, so looking through the forum i got it booked into the local specialist to have the pressure switch changed and...
  7. oil pressure AAAARRRGGGHHHH

    Engine & Gearbox
    Just wondered if you could take the time to give me some advise. Have read Penbryn thread.. T4 1.9 td abl Had head gasket replaced, by apparently reputable garage. Collected van within a day developed an oil leak. Returned to garage twice, they said it was the rocker. Still leaking... Then...
  8. tyre pressure question

    Wheels & Tyres
    Hello I've got a Caravelle T4 2001 automatic, LWB. I'm driving it around mostly solo, not heavily loaded. What would be the most appropriate tyre pressures?
  9. Water loss

    General Technical
    Hi there. I have recently had a new head gasket fitted in my T4, the cylinder was skimmed and the cam belt refitted. Prior to that I had new pipes put in as there were some splits and we replaced the thermostat and the housing (for the sensors). For some reason the water in the cylinder tank...
  10. Amateur tyre question

    Wheels & Tyres
    I have the following tyres on my van Front drivers side - 205/55ZR16 94W Rear drivers side - 205/55 R16 94 V Front passenger side - 205/55ZR16 91W Rear passenger side - 205/55ZR16 91W 99% of the time it has no more than 2 adults driving around in it up front. Therefore can I please confirm...
  11. Low oil engine cut out

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all, Recently I had an interittent problem with the engine suddenly losing power temporarily. I knew the oil was low but found that it was really low. have topped up oil, and cut-out problem seems to have gone away. Is this a coincidence? :*
  12. Intermediate shaft knackred!

    Engine & Gearbox
    Just wandered if anyone could shed any light as to what would have caused the intermediate shaft on my tdi to do this? Been doing my conversion for the last few weekends and last weekend I was finally ready to start her up but when I did I had no oil pressure. I quickly killed the engine to try...
  13. Flashing oil light at idle.

    Electrical
    Hi All, I have a flashing oil light whilst stationary / low revs. Just have the low pressure oil sensor replaced and changed the oil to no effect. I read a thread on here about it, but thought changing the sensor would solve it. Where should I look next? The alternator? Where could I get...
  14. oil pressure problem on 2002 van with single sensor

    Engine & Gearbox
    Looking for some help with the oil pressure light on my van, its a 1.9 td. The buzzer and light only come on under 2000 rmp and it never sounds or flashes above these revs. I've read other posts describing a similar problem where the vans have 2 sensors, one for low revs and one for high...
  15. New head gasket! But still overheating?? :(

    Engine & Gearbox
    I pretty much feel sick.... Ive had some drama's with my T4 1.9d. After a lot of grief with overheating problems and trying some cheaper options, a sniff test confirmed gasses were leaking and (so my garage thought) would be causing it to overheat. So Ive just stumped up my last bit of hard...
  16. Exhaust Gas Warning Lamp.

    Engine & Gearbox
    T5 130 2007 Shuttle Auto. 48000Miles Recently did a full service, all VW parts, then a 400 mile return trip no problems. 2 weeks a go I kicked it down to beat the traffic lights and this dam light came on, orange icon of an engine, not flashing but on constantly. Booked bus in a local car...
  17. High Coolant Pressure

    Engine & Gearbox
    2.4D A few months ago I did a coolant change and cleaned everything out. Not had a problem for a month or so until the other day. The coolant light came on and I have to put about half a litre in, I assumed it was an air bubble. Again today the coolant light came on and I had to put over half a...
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