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  1. 2.5 AXD P/S Pump required

    Steering & Suspension
    Our van has a power steering leak, and the aircon no longer works, I have checked the aircon free wheel and its duff, the reason it don't work is pressure related, of course I have to remove the aircon pump to get at the PS pump anyway, so may replace them both at the same time (I know the...
  2. Fuel Relay T5

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    Hi So my VW T5 2.5TDI has a problem where it starts okay and runs great until a few miles where the engine shudders a little and then when I get to a junction and slow down, the engine cuts out completely. It then takes a number of times to restart, but when it starts, it runs fine again until...
  3. 1.9 td (abl) won't hold revs?

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hey, my van was sitting for a few years - got a replacement engine put in and it's been running fine. Then one day - few months of driving - the van suddenly lost power. If you hold the throttle open, it revs up and dies, then close to idle it will rev again, then repeat. There was air in the...
  4. Wiring in headlight washer help!!

    Some advice is needed please. I want to wire in the headlight washer pump to be active when the headlights are on and activate, as in squirt, when then I use the main windscreen washers. I understand the original headlight washers activate when the lights are on and every 5th wash of the...
  5. Fuel Pump timing

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi there, My 1.9td T4 has been running rough for a while now so I decided to have the timing belt changed. All went well until the problem started coming back, So I removed the injectors and sent them away for testing and the guy at the testing place told me they were full of water and he hadnt...
  6. Fuel Pump

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    Hi guys hope somebody can help, trying to replace two snapped fuel pipes from fuel pump to the injectors. I have the replacement pipes ready to fit however I can't remove the old nut (from broken pipe) from the brass regulator that connects to the fuel pump. What are the four solid brass...
  7. Awful steering noise

    Steering & Suspension
    The other day I was driving and a high pitched noise developed when revving. Within a couple of minutes this was pretty noticeable, and I realised that when turning the steering wheel there was a loud grinding/squealing noise. I stopped at the first opportunity. The steering fluid had leaked out...
  8. 1.9td powersteering pump bracket WANTED

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hello im after a 1.9td (abl) power steering pump bracket for my tdi conversion, and was wondering do all diesel t4's have the same bracket? thanks in advance and if you have a bracket can you give me a price please :ILU:
  9. Which Screen washer pump?

    Looking to replace my screen washer pump. Advertised are two types that I can see. One type with "For vehicles without Check con"(trol system) and a dual pump. Am I right in thinking the check control would be a warning light on dash for low washer fluid? If so, I am pretty sure my van doesn't...
  10. Diesel Pump Seal

    Engine & Gearbox
    Argggg HELPPPP Im needing to use my van in two weeks time and urgently need to source a local (ish) garage to refurb my diesel pump (seals as it has a minor leak). Was going to try doing it myself but time wont allow. can anyone please suggest best garage/route around Lothian Edinburgh area...
  11. Fuel Pump Relay Problem - T4 2.0 Petrol AAC

    Hi there, My 2.0 Petrol AAC T4 got towed home by the AA man last week. The fuel pump wasn't pumping. I have had the pump out and it works fine. The Relay however does switch when the key is turned to ignition then after 2 seconds the relay switches off. There is voltage to the pump for 2 seconds...
  12. Syncro...YAY

    New T4 Members Forum
    Got my 99T4 2.4td Syncro about a month ago(bought blind of ebay), running sweet been Scotland and back. I had an ex ambulance t25 syncro a while back....loved it but boy, was that 1.9d turbo a bag of **** or what? Hoping for better things with this baby. Shame it just didn't start yesterday!:(...
  13. Oil Pump Failure 180 T5.1 DSG 4Motion

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi Again The update on the Van isn't great, its been over a month now since it went bang. The big end bearings failed and it appears its due to lack of oil pressure. There has been a lot written about the Hex Balance shaft failing and causing this issue. Warranty Direct are doing...
  14. 2.5tdi 88bhp Pump Timing, Sprocket Rotation Direction

    Engine & Gearbox
    Just checked my timing in VagCom, it is outside of the upper limit which I think means its too advanced. Which way do I rotate the cam sprocket after loosening to retard the timing back into the specified limits? Should the top of the sprocket rotate towards the front or back of the van? Cheers
  15. Power Steering pump leak.

    Steering & Suspension
    I've had an eventful week with my T5, On Tuesday night the aux belt snapped due to the alternator pulley breaking up and shifting about an inch out from it's shaft, so since then i've replaced the pulley again, but noticed that all the power steering fluid has drained out onto the ground, so...
  16. ABS Light won't go off!!!!!

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    Hi there! I have recently replaced my T5's passengers side wheel bearing. Ever since then, the abs light comes on and off periodically and sometimes stayes on permanently. Iv'e tried replacing the speed sensor, but still the same. i've checked out the wiring to the pump and all seems ok...
  17. Can the electric coolant pump work without the belt driven pump?

    General Technical
    Hi All, I've just bought a 94 T4 2.0L AAC petrol camper van (in the last two weeks). On my way back from my 1st trip in it the auxiliary drive belt snapped. Looks like it was rubbing on incorrectly fitted cam belt covers. At the time I was in the middle lane of the motorway overtaking a...
  18. Engine now chugging after cylinder head has been skimmed.

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi there, I'm a complete novice when it comes to mechanics but I was hoping some of you guys might be able to help me out. I have a 1996 Transporter 2.4d AAB enigine. The cylinder head has been skimmed and the gasket has been replace but now the van lacks a little bit of power and there's a...
  19. Pump belt broken T4 2.5 102 ACV engine I think

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi, I think my pump belt has just broken. I got my hand on it and it's slack although I can't pull it out. Does anyone know how easy it would be to fit a new pump belt at the side of the road and how to get it timed correctly? I've read there is a cover you can see a TDC marking and there is a...
  20. Power steering pump options

    Steering & Suspension
    Does anyone have a list power steering pumps that will fit the AJT? Mine sprung a leak when I took the pulley off to get at the lower bolt on the water pump :(. Thanks