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  1. H&r springs too short for struts?

    Steering & Suspension
    Bought a set of h&r springs to fit to 2012 t5.1 startline. Springs are well short to fit in standard strut..spring loose in strut when tightened up. I ordered the set to suit front axle up to 1500kg..other option was suit over 1500kg.. Should I have ordered the others.. Any help Much appreciated
  2. T5 Tailgate Struts

    Parts For Sale
    I fitted a bike rack so had to go for the uprated tailgate struts so have the set I took off up for grabs. There's nothing wrong with them and if you don't fit a bike rack they're more than up for the job of holding the tailgate open. I paid £110 for the new ones from Banwy so will sell the...
  3. HELP! VW want £3k from me...

    General T5 Technical
    Hi All, Hope I can get some quick advice here... Took my van in for a service - it's at 45k, so wasn't expecting anything to really crop up. However, I'd noticed there were different sized gaps between the front tyres and wheel arches on the off and near side, so wondered; if the subframe...
  4. Curtains and Boot Struts

    New T4 Members Forum
    Hello I've just recently bought a T4 Caravelle LWB. It has a VW bike rack on the back and the boot is rather saggy. Does anyone know if this is because of the weight of the rack, or would it be because the struts are old and have lost gas? Also, I want to get curtains for it so I can sleep...
  5. Fitting gas struts to a pop top

    T4 Conversions
    I'm considering fitting gas struts to my 99 Westy T4 pop top. It looks like i can buy suitable struts and brackets failrly easily but I'm not sure where exactly to fit them. Has anyone any experience or advice?
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