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  1. driver seat problem

    Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hello, its Mauro here from Italy, please forgive my very bad english, I have a problem with my 1992 multivan and I don't know who to ask for help... I wanted to control the second battery which is under the seat (it was first time I did it as I bought it some months ago only). I had to turn a...
  2. How do you remove sliding door step?

    T5 Conversions
    Hello out there, How do you remove the sliding door step?
  3. Argh, cant get front axle out -help!

    Engine & Gearbox
    The CV is bad so I'm replacing the right side front axle on my T5. I managed to remove the lower ball joint and steering arm joint so the lower a arm is free. Ive unbolted the middle axle hanger bolts and removed the hub nut. I bashed the axle in with a sledgehammer and some shock lube. It's...
  4. How to remove interior light cover

    Help, before I rip the thing off the wall! Anyone know how to get the cover off the interior light above the sink in my 1998 Autosleeper Trooper? I need to replace the tubes I think as it isn't working. Tried pulling, sliding, levering... Thanks Jules
  5. Help Pleeeeease! Shuttle Rear Quarter Panel Removal

    Right, I've been at it for a good couple of hours with nada to show for it. Tryin to remove the rear quarter panel and mostly done from what I can see, except around the blind area. Couple of pics to follow but it looks as if it's held in by a row of white plastic posts onto the blind assembly...
  6. how to remove a blower?

    Hi everybody, I have tried to dismount the defective blower of my T4 synchro ‘94 (when outside temperature is low sometimes it begins to vibrates producing a really annoying and loud sound). The problem is that I have no idea how to do it and I didn’t find anything searching the forum for...
  7. Remove unwanted paint from plastic bumpers and trim

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    As of today i am the proud owner of my first T4, and shes a beaut! However at some point in her life she must have been a painters and decorators van as there is quite a bit of stray paint in an array of colours, so the question is does anyone know how i go about removing it? The paint is...
  8. How to remove wing mirror glass EASY

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Try this for a foolproof way to remove T4 wing mirror glass. Takes a couple of minutes. 1) Angle mirror fully down. 2) Slide a 2cm wide or thereabouts luggage strap flat behind the glass as far down as it goes but still sits above the tilt mechanism. Leave a couple of feet of strap outboard. 3)...
  9. Steering rack removal - wheels on or off?

    Steering & Suspension
    I'm looking into removing my steering rack, the power steering fluid keeps going down and i keep topping it up. i've added a couple of tubes of wyyns stop leak, but it doesn't seem to be working. My plan is to get under the van to see if i can see where the leak is coming from whether it's...
  10. need to remove barrel from ignition

    Hi I Recently purchased a 95 T4 but i have the Ignition key stuck in the barrel everything works fine but not ggo for security i have a new barrel but how do i get the old one out. Cheers Andy
  11. removing font spoiler

    Customising / Modding
    Hi, I'll looking to buy a T5 but so many I've seen have front bumper spoilers which I dont really like. I wondered if they're easy to remove? Will the bumper need respraying after? I just prefer the simple more rounded lines of the original bumpers + I like the clearance. Cheers adi ps...
  12. Sun visors removal and B pillar trim (T5)

    T5 folk, (I have searched), before I resort to violence, how do you remove the sun visors? And does the bench seat have to come out before the lower B pillar trim comes off? Cheers.
  13. Removing Power Steering Pump Mount

    Steering & Suspension
    I need to remove the power steering mount on my 1.9 TD ABL engine to gain access to the bolts that secure the sump. It looks like the power steering pump mount is held on the engine block with 2 cap head (6mm hex) bolts however I cannot get anything on one of them to turn it! the drive shaft...
  14. Removing airbag/ steering wheel. Help.

    I want to remove my steering wheel in order to fit cruise control and have been following the instructions that come with the unit to unhook the two clips behind the airbag that hold it (an the horn) on. The trouble is that I can't feel the clips at all - the screwdriver just slips off the metal...