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  1. Seat sliding distance restricted?

    Interior
    After getting both passenger and drivers captain seats back from the upholsterers (along time ago), and finally being able to fit them in my van just recently, I've found that the actual distance that both seats travel when being adjusted is now quite minimal unlike before? I've given all the...
  2. Unwin Tracking - Which Installation Method is Best?

    T5 Conversions
    Hi guys, I've been doing a lot or research on Unwin Tracking. I'm planning to remove my RIB Altair R&R bed and re-mount it using Unwin Track so I can slide it forwards to get the kids nearer the front and have a bigger 'boot' for the dog when we're using the van as a day-van. I really...
  3. T5 seat base for rear rails

    Wanted
    Hi all Does anyone have a T5 seat base for the rear rail system or know where I can get one from? Regards Rob
  4. Ribs/R.R beds on rails

    Interior
    Hello Just wondering what people are using ? Any of you done a DIY rail system Thanks Paul
  5. rock n roll bed on rails

    New T5 Members Forum
    okay i am fresh blood when it comes to campers.( albeit i was brought up with a T2!) .... in the process of converting our T5 LWB Transporter and looking for suppliers for Rock n Roll bed on rails so that the seat can be brought forward when on the road. I have looked at several sites and...
  6. Can I put these seats in my T5 with Unwin rails?

    Interior
    Hi Everyone, I have 3 individual seats (pics below) which have integrated seat belts and am looking at getting them put into my T5 on Unwin rails with quick release clamps, before I do though I just wanted to check if this was doable? Does anyone know if this can be done? The reason I have...
  7. Curtains for a T5 shuttle??

    Interior
    We are converting a 2008 T5 shuttle and we are keeping the plastic interior walls in place. This creates a problem with the 'regular' curtains you would use in a panel van. Does anyone have any advice / suggestions? Many thanks in anticipation.
  8. Lower Cost Alternative to Variotech 333?

    T5 Conversions
    Hi All I'll be using my LWB T5 as my day to day vehicle, but also as a camper. My wife and I are both kitesurfers so humping 2 lots of gear around will be the vehicle's main purpose, but we would want to chuck the bikes in the back now and then too. Being able to carry passengers as well as...
  9. What are the different seat mounting options

    T5 Conversions
    I'm looking to purchase a T5 for a day/occasional-night camper (having gained approval from "the wife" to trade-in our 2nd car to part fund the project, so 1st hurdle overT:). My 1st criteria is the safe transport of 4 people, so a crash tested rear seat/bed is mandatory. As to my...
  10. roof bars/rails for T5

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    HELP...I am needing a roofbox, which I have decided on being KAMEI Delphin 470..can get cross bars also to go with them..however I am preffering the rails/side bars that go down the full length of the roof then putting on cross bars to support the box...the rails I find are really only...
  11. Curtains/rails

    T4 Conversions
    Hi folks. Just wondering what you guys embarking on conversions from a van use to hang curtains and how to attach them…….my van just had the wire with screw in hooks fitted but it looked naff so havent put them back up and the van conversion wont be finished for a few months anyway. Is there an...
  12. Slidind bed idea

    T5 Conversions
    Just bought a set of urwin rails today. Im thinking of welding up a frame from flat stock to mount them on and fixing the lot to the floor using the lashing points. Anyone done this? I heard that some floor rails are stuck down using adhesive. Cant see how it would be strong enough though.
  13. What to look for in roof rails - advice and experiences

    General Technical
    Hi All, I'd like to fit some roof rails to my T4. Any posts regarding pit falls, what to look for, what not to buy etc would be much appreciated. Which cars can I get them off at the scrappy's? can i just use any roof rail.. do they have to be really flat..? any experiences people have had...
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