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  1. Tow bar wiring: T5 Facelift: easy or not?

    My T5 Facelift is 2009/2010. How do I tell if it requires the 'smart' (i.e. Canbus-compatible) tow bar wiriing set-up? In advance, thanks for replies.
  2. New swan neck tow bar activating rear parking sensors

    General T5 Technical
    Hi All, My first post is with a :(, as spent a good few hours yesterday fitting a fixed Westfalia towbar to my 2012 T5 Caravelle, assuming that the (Factory fitted) parking sensors were far enough away from the bar not to "see" it. Reversed off drive today and it does see it. I now wish I had...
  3. 1994 t4 syncro 2.4d tow bar?

    T4 Syncro Garage
    Recently got a nice right hand drive 1994 t4 syncro 2.4d but its missing its towbar, can't seem to figure out what would fit? If anyone one knows what would be compatible and where to get a cheap second hand one, that would be great. Just cant seem to figure out what the right one would be, I...
  4. Thule easy base 949

    General Van Chat
    Hi All, Anyone have any experience of the Thule easy base 949? I have a removable tow bar fitted, the sort of swan neck type, I'm assuming it will fit and work? I'm tempted by one as they seem so simple to fit. But don't want to spent the money only to find out they are not any good...
  5. Towbar/ Bumper Bar support question, T5.1

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    I've put a towbar on my 2012 T5.1. (It is a Milford bar, from South Australia.) (This has been a bit of a drama because I also wanted a light protector and so far it is nearly 3 months since I paid and don't have the light protector yet, but that is another story. More later) I have fitted the...
  6. Anyone install towbar electrics on 2006 t5- Surrey

    Trailers & Teardrops
    Hi people, Got a 2006 lwb t5. Wanted to know if anyone could recommend someone to install the towbar electrics for a 7 pin that isn't going to rip me off! I have the loom already so just labour. Someone within 15 miles of Kingston, Surrey preferably! Any help on the matter would be hugely...
  7. A few of my T4 bits on ebay...

    eBay Listings
    Standard exhaust: http://r.ebay.com/OcpTJH Standard Rear Lights: http://r.ebay.com/ST14vP Crystal Smoke/Red LED Rear Tail Lights: http://r.ebay.com/c9xOd2 Resistor / MIL defeat loom for LED lights...
  8. Dedicated T5.1 Towbar Wiring

    Just bought a westfalia towbar and dedicated wiring kit from PF Jones. I have a 2010 T5.1 without trailer prep, and with parking sensors. I have a few questions that someone might be able to help me with before it arrives: 1 - Does the wiring need to be run to the front of the vehicle and...
  9. T5 Tow Hitch Class

    General T5 Technical
    Alright dudes, Anyone out there know what T5's are rated as; class wise? I need to know what the max rate a towbar can carry, not tow. Does Europe share the same class's for towbars as the U.S.? Cheers.
  10. Spare wheel in the boot...really?

    General Technical
    Hi, I know this might be a silly question, but we have only owned this one van, here goes... Where should the spare wheel be stored? Ours is in the boot area under the sofa/bed where we keep the awning and stuff. Is this right? I am wondering if ours is like this because of the tow bar that...
  11. Tow Bar

    Im after a tow bar to fit my P reg gay blue van - Anyone got one to fit her? Cheers, Andy
  12. Towbar ex aa with electrics

    Parts For Sale
    Towbar for sale from 2001 AA van with electrics and fittings. £75 collection only please. Thanks, Sam.
  13. T4 towbar & electrics

    eBay Listings
    ebay item # 260382113490 http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&item=260382113490
  14. WANTED Tow Bar between Bristol & Cornwall

    For my 1998 SWB T4 May be doing a run from Cornwall to Bristol in the near future and if anyone had one I could collect on the way that would be ideal T: