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  1. What's it worth?
    Hi I'm new to the forum so go easy peeps ! I bought a wicked T4 at the start of the year that I am converting from a low rider into a swamper style megabus. It has a triple seat fold down in the back all belted seats but tbh its not very comfortable and its not selling its self to me. I am...
  2. T4 Conversions
    Hi, I have searched by am struggling to find what I need. I am about to embark on conversion of a T4 LWB Caravelle. We want a sliding full width bed / seats and accompanying floor rails to be fitted - does anyone know of decent companies who fit these? I'm especially interested in fitting T5...
  3. Interior
    Made fibre glass blank and fitted dual Usb.
  4. Parts For Sale
    Saltash, Cornwall. PL12 6NG. £900. Bought essentially new a few months ago from a new transporter which was being converted. Used as a stop gap awaiting our camper conversion. Very little use. Essentially new. 3 individual middle row seats. Fabric as shown. Pics to follow. Removable...
  5. Interior
    Hi chaps, Anyone able to help with the wiring for the mondeo mk3 heated seats? They have 'cooling' as well which I'm not too bothered about. From what I've read on Ford forums is there is one signal wire that comes from the switch and seems to go to each seat for the squab and back element. The...
  6. Interior
    Hello all. Does anyone know if there are any seat covers available for the full width RIB seat. My current Kombi interior is in mint condition and in the PLACE fabric and although I can get an RIB in the same material i would like to protect it or put another cover over the top.. Thanks all
  7. Interior
    Hi, I'm looking to buy my first T5 Caravelle. Is it easy to put a three seat bench seat into the rear row of a 2011 T5 Caravelle to replace the 2 rear chairs? Do they just slide in to replace the existing ones? I have seen a 2011 auto for a good price locally but it has 6 seats in 2-2-2...
  8. Welcome to The VW T4 Forums
    Hi. i want to fit the rear bench seat in a t5 shuttle swb to bring it back to a 9 seater. I bought the bus with a wheelchair lift in back and am taking it out. Do i need the large reinforcement brackets for this or can i use the smaller ones? thanks donal. any photos would help. Thanks
  9. Parts For Sale
    T4/T5 RnR bed, Alloy Wheels, Seats Will accept PayPal or cash on collection. Collection from Kent (between Ashford and Folkestone just off M20 J11) I’m online all the time so message me on here and I’ll get back to you asap. Cheers Stu • T5 (orT4) Cannon's Forge full-width rock and roll bed...
  10. Interior
    Just got some lovely Golf GT MK5 seats to go in my van. Anyone any pics or advice on installation would be much appreciated. Found a great place in Sheffield if anyone else looking for some at a fair price. Cheers
  11. Interior
    yes, afraid so, I have looking through the forum for the past few days, but cant find any answers, so I'll post it here and hope someone can tell me ? I currently have the standard bench seat in the front and standard drivers seat. I am looking to swap these out for passenger swivel seat, and...
  12. Interior
    Good morning people Looking at van options currently. Going to see a 2013 Highline next week. No rear seating I've got a young family (8 and 5) so need decent seating in the back. I've seen the Transit seats and they look perfect, better than VW in a lot of ways. Integral seat belts etc and a...
  13. T5 Conversions
    Hi all, I have a Smart Bed evolution on rails, with two belted seats, I'm thinking of making the rear part longer and fitting two extra seat belts, making it a 4 seater when in upright position, the extra seats will obviously face rearwards. I would be interested in your thoughts on this, is it...
  14. Interior
    Hi Helpful People :), I find my T5 drivers seat (non-swivel) uncomfortable on long drives on German autobahns. Does anyone have experience of installing a more comfortable driver's seat? I've seen threads talking about Mini-Cooper seats, Audi and also Saab. I think my preference would be the...
  15. Parts For Sale
    Hi All I have recently converted my 2001 Caravelle, and removed the two benches and single folding passenger seat. These are all in excellent condition, complete with floor mounts, seat belt reels, fittings, everything. They are finished in pale gray velor type fabric, and have had very little...
  16. Interior
    Hi all, I'm after some advice/recommendations for a good passenger swivel base (twin) for my T5. Had a look around and the most decent looking one I keep seeing is the Kiravans one (crash tested) for £289 on eBay. There are others retailing at around £200 but I want the safety tested one (we...
  17. Wanted
    I am looking for a single passenger seat for 2011 T5.1. Not worried about fabric but needs to have base to refit leisure battery under, ideally even ready with a swivel. Have a double passenger for sale with base. Based in Midlands, but will travel Annegret
  18. Interior
    Hi, first post. Can anyone tell me if the VW T5.1 Double Bench can be pretty much straight swapped with a Vw T5 Transporter Caravelle Rear Swivel Captain Seat. Thanks in advance
  19. Caledonian Campers
    Summer Savings We are offering 10% OFF all M1 TESTED BLADE RnR Beds for the month of July. This offer is only available to Forum Members. Please Quote Forum and Your Username when ordering. Visit RnRBEDS.com or Call 0141 952 5399
  20. Parts, Tuning & Styling
    These 3 sets of VW front seats are currently in stock and for sale for £550 on a like for like exchange basis. They are upholstered in automotive quality leatherette. Take a look at our website www.gmgcustoms.com as we can offer conversions and upholstery.