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  1. T5 Shuttle 2nd & 3rd row seat modifications

    Hi all, I hope someone can help or point me in the right direction. Two questions about modification of seats in a T5 Shuttle. 1. Would it be possible to add a swivel to the second row bench seat so that it could turn and face the 3rd row seats? It would be OK if the single 2nd row seat has to...
  2. Looking for recommendations: reconditioned manual gearboxes in London

    Engine & Gearbox
    In search of a reliable supplier of reconditioned manual gearboxes in/near London for my 2004 T5. It's a 5 speed manual transmission. Suggestions gratefully received!
  3. Newbie Advice - Insurance, Part conversion etc

    General T5 Chat
    Hi, I've searched through and found some bits of advice, but wanted to try get it all answered in one place, hence my first post. On a whim, my wife and I decided to get a T5 shuttle 2.5tdi. It's a few years old and has the 9 seats in it. The bloke we bought it off never got round to doing a...
  4. New North East Member LWB Shuttle

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi All. New member, North East England. Been tapping the forum for information since we got it, time to start contributing.
  5. 3 seater,130cm,4 part,rock 'n roll bed does one exist for a 2005 T30 swb Shuttle?

    General Van Chat
    Its been recently brought to my attention after 18 months ownership that a shuttle has extra reinforcing due to rear seating and in my case 4 of the rear middle seat floor mounts also, still in situ. I've read up on here about removal of these seat mounts, which seems the only way forward but a...
  6. Shuttle hints and tips please

    General T5 Chat
    Hoping to view a 2014 Shuttle 2.0 TDI BlueMotion Tech T30 SE in the next few days. Dual-slider, unmolested 9 seater. It's on at 16k which seems very good. I know people could talk for days on the relative merits of engine-sizes and the like, but could anyone share their opinion of what I should...
  7. 2008 T5 Shuttle 1.9 tdi SWB Black

    Vans For Sale
    SOLD 2008 T5 Shuttle SE 1.9tdi SWB 9 seats 139394 miles Electric windows Air con front and rear Full service history - mostly VW dealer. Big folder of receipts. Just had oil and filter change by me. Recent cam belt, clutch and flywheel. MOT May 2019 18” load rated Rial alloys with recent front...
  8. Shuttle interior light control add-on?

    Looked through here, and seems some people with Shuttles have some control switch for the lights in the middle (the two rows with the AC vents). Well, doesn't have such a switch. It is quite annoying, as we often go somewhere all day with the kids, and on the drive back home they are sleeping...
  9. Help Needed to identify PART

    Engine & Gearbox
    HI THERE, I need help to identify a filter that is very dirty and I think needs replacing. Many Thanks for your help. Bakermanv Its a 2005 T5 shuttle 2.5 diesel
  10. Bench seat in vw shuttle t5 mini bus swb

    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
  11. Shuttle Conversion - My 1st Post

    T5 Conversions
    Hi everyone, First post here, hoping the first of many from which I get some good advice. My 2014 t5.1 (shuttle base vehicle) has just returned back to me after its new HiLo roof being installed. Flooring, carpeting and panels have all be done. First question is round the rear windows, has...
  12. Doogal

    The Workshop
    Hi all! I'm pretty new here but I've done my introduction on the new members thread and given a bit of an overview on my project there. http://www.vwt4forum.co.uk/showthread.php?t=1493569 Overall I'm happy with my purchase but the long term plans are pretty ambitious and unconventional. I do...
  13. New Blue Shuttle

    Team Blue
    Just picked up our new van in the last week..2015 T5 Shuttle 140bhp DSG. Roll on the mods ?
  14. T5 Genuine Caravelle / Shuttle Front Bumper & Grill, Bonnet and headlights

    Parts For Sale
    I have for sale my genuine Caravelle / Shuttle front Bumper & Grill. It comes with the chrome grill with badge, bumper inserts and fog light inserts. Its reflex silver and in good condition, to be perfect it would benefit from a respray but it’s perfectly presentable for a daily driver. SOLD...
  15. Are Shuttle underbodies ok for fitting side bars on

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi, Any known issues with fitting side bars to a shuttle? I have an 04 plate. I had a look underneath and cant see anything I would call pre-drilled or anything? Looking at genuine side bards.....any comments/feedback please.....
  16. Hi top fitting Devon

    New T5 Members Forum
    Has anyone had a Hi top fitted in the Devon area ? Im looking for a local conversion company near to Exeter, but most will only fit a pop top. SC conversions in Plymouth can do it but wondered if anyone nearer. I have a T5 LWB Shuttle and about to embark on a full conversion
  17. T5 Passenger and drivers side Shuttle / Caravelle D Pillar Trims

    Parts For Sale
    Caravelle / Shuttle interior trim panels Passenger and drivers side Shuttle / Caravelle D Pillar Trims. The Pillar Trims are number 25 in this image I believe they are the same for Caravelle and Shuttle and are by the rear tailgate. £10 each Free to collect from Solihull or...
  18. Is a Shuttle classed as Minibus or not?

    Tax, Insurance & Licensing
    Hi all I've just found this forum as I'm looking to buy a 9 (8 passengers) seat VW Transporter Shuttle. I intended to use the van as a family car and to do occasional music heritage tours. I'd charge a fee for the tour which will be an element of driving to sites and walking. It will be done...
  19. Newbie with new project

    New T5 Members Forum
    Hi! I'm an Englishman living in Sweden and I adore this forum. I bought a 'Shuttle' at the beginning of the summer with plans to convert or partially convert it to use as a camper van. I love it and spend hours at the moment gazing at busses on Instagram, Pinterest and this forum trying to find...
  20. T5 shuttle rear floor covering / mat

    Life Style
    For sale.. rear rubber floor mats from my 2010 swb shuttle which I have converted and no longer require.. £100 ono