Just wanted to shout out on here after a devastating breakdown - well actually I broke down with a slipped timing belt & my engine was still running, the AA roadside diagnostics persisted to run & rev engine which basically smashed a lifter ( only the smallest teeny bit still unfound) & in turn...
As you're all well aware by now, I have been working on a design for a quad headlight system for the T4, some may prefer the original 'retro' look of the square headlights, but I feel it's not just about how your van looks, but more the safety aspect of it. The original square...
Hi fellow enthusiasts - and greetings from Denmark!
I really need a piece of good advice.
I just bought an 8-seater VW Transporter Kombi. Its a T5, 2.5 TDI 4Motion (LWB) that I got cheaply from the military.
It is from 2007/8 with 200,000 km on the clock.
The good part: It runs amazingly well...
I have made a start on reconditioning a 2.5 tdi ACV engine before I convert my t4 Caravelle into a Camper.
I have loads of pictures if anybody would like to see anything.
So far I have the engine out, head off and stripped, gearbox and dual-mass disconnected and just about to start...
So I've bought an old ambulance vehicle which I want to transform to nice LWB Multivan. Here is small info about the vehicle:
VW Transporter T4 LWB
Engine: 1.9 TD [50kW / 133Nm]
Steering: Left side (EU)
First owner: Bulovka Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic (1997 -...
Hi guys how are we all?
It feels good to be here among all you fine enthusiastic T4 lovers.
Me and SWMBO bought our first T4 a few months ago and right from the start I loved the feel of it. The more i drove it however the more i thought about possible upgrades and started to put together a...
I'm currently working on a project and need a little help, I'm trying to calculate the rotational speed of a wheel. I have a 12.5mm shaft ( axle ) that rotates
@ 130 rpm, I'm going to install a wheel on that axle, but need to work out what the rotational speed will be on it's...
1999, T4 2.5 TDI LWB silver I with a genuine 126,000. -£2695
Based in Marazion (WEST CORNWALL)
Please read the good bits and the bad bits. She has been a good reliable van but the paint work has faded and the van needs a little love.
• 12 months MOT - Just had the MOT and new...
Hi everyone, as in my post last night I am trying to sell my uncle's van as he can n longer use it due to ill health. I don't profess to know anything about these really, other than I know I'm completely unable to put a value on this thing at all!
I know it's a farly poor example, but...
I HAVE MY PROJECT FOR SALE AS I JUST DON'T HAVE THE TIME TO DO IT.
It a long nose in green, 2.4 diesel, full caravelle with heating front and rear. Aircon electronic windows central locking and mirrors
mirrors.curtains around including cab divider.
18 inch alloys with good tyres and lowered...
This is my Raleigh Super Burner old school BMX project that my son and I have bought between us to build up. I've wanted one for ages having spent my youth riding Grifters. My son spotted them at Brighton breeze and decided that he really wanted one. I picked up a frame, forks, SR stem and...
My LWB Build thread. Lots of photos. Team White.
Right, like many I have had dreams of creation and pottering to produce a master piece.
I have sold my soul and dived into the world of VW T5.
My wish list:
What I got:
The first photos...
The time has come after many years to have another van, but before I start I'd like to ask around if any members are selling a partially complete project van, or even a finished camper.
Basic van spec:
T5 SWB, reasonably clean, prefer not white, less than c120K miles, full service...
Hi, been a background forum user of the forum for about a year now and thought it was about time i signed up and started posting.
I’ve owned my T4 for the last 3 years, i got it just before the summer so made it liveable in about week to go surfing in it, it was supposed to be a temporary job...
Bought my Black T32 Kombi on 03.08.10 and it needs to be ready for VanFest on 10.09.10...
Work carried out so far (16.08.10) :
20" R32 Alloys
Stainless Side Bars
R8 Style Black Headlights
Smoked LED Rear Lights
Ply Lined and Insulated ready for Interior Trim on...