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  1. Towbar bike carrier..for ebikes...

    General T5 Chat
    Hi, Not really sure where best to post this?(any mods pls move if needed :) ) I’m looking for a towbar mounted bike carrier for 3 bikes 2 of the bikes are ebikes..weight is 24kg each - 48kg 1 of them is a regular mtb - 14kg That’s 62kg total Any recommendations? I’m still yet to have the...
  2. bulb failure light in dashboard on after towbar removal t5.1

    Electrical
    Hi all, I have spent the afternoon removing the towbar from my t5.1 and I have created a problem... The bulb failure/ lighting system orange fault light on the dashboard is lit. When I indicate left or right the dashboard green indicators flash at double time...all the outside actual...
  3. Any Member Near me with VCDS and want earn a couple of sheckles?

    General T5 Chat
    Hi All, As the title suggests I'm looking for someone local with VCDS who fancies helping me code up my T5.1 for a towbar. I've done all the manual side and the wiring, so it works perfectly fine as a dumb towbar but things like fog light and rear parking sensors are on all the time. I've...
  4. rear lights wiring colours ??

    Electrical
    have been looking for an easier position to site towbar and reverse sensor wiring. decided to try the plugs under the passenger seat and found unplugging the pale blue plug disables all the rear lights. so I've been testing them to see what colour wires go to what light, so far... (main...
  5. Bumper/Body Kit with Tow bar options

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi guys, I want to fit a tow bar (removable swan-neck) to my '07 T5, so I can carry the bikes but currently have a dubstyle body kit on. Pretty sure this is incompatible, so I was wondering if there are any body kits that are compatible? If not I might take the plunge and drill a hole in it or...
  6. T5.1 under seat wiring

    Electrical
    I have a 2014 T28 Startline and want to fit towbar and reverse sensors. can anyone point me to a wiring diagram for the wiring under the passenger seat ? I've read it contains the wiring for the rear light clusters but no idea what block or wire colours. have tried searching but I just get a...
  7. Wanted Tow bar storage box required before March

    Wanted
    I need extra storage for 2 month trip and looking for something secure like the Thules if you have one that you don't want any more. Prefered with the easybase aswell or of similar brand and storage size. Thanks in advance...
  8. Tow Bar & Ground Clearance?

    Steering & Suspension
    I've got a 2008 T5, lowered 40mm with H&R springs. It's got an after-market towbar fitted, which hangs down pretty low under the bumper, and this is causing grounding issues getting into our new (fairly steep) driveway. Other than the obvious solution of un-lowering it, what options do I have...
  9. Genuine VW Towbar Mounted Bike Rack

    Parts For Sale
    This is a towbar mounted 2 bike carrier for a range of VW, Audi, Skoda and Seat cars. Sold
  10. Towbar?

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    Hi out there, Is it possible to buy and fit a vw towbar to my T5. I've looked underneath the back and cant see a fitting point. Can it be done?
  11. Towbar and electrics - T4

    Ireland Wanted Forum
    Anybody handy to Belfast with a towbar and electrics preferably for a 2002 T4?
  12. T4 Towbar (Witter VW41A)

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    HI All. I recently bought a secondhand tow-bar for my beloved T4 (02 2.5 TDi LWB). Its a Witter VW41A but unbeknown to me, it was missing the 2 side mounting plates. Sadly, I found this out almost a year after purchase (yes yes, I know its my own fault !!). Anyways, I phoned Witter to ask for...
  13. T4 Towbar (Witter VW41A)

    Bodywork & Exterior / Detailing & Valeting
    HI All. I recently bought a secondhand tow-bar for my beloved T4 (02 2.5 TDi LWB). Its a Witter VW41A but unbeknown to me, it was missing the 2 side mounting plates. Sadly, I found this out almost a year after purchase (yes yes, I know its my own fault !!). Anyways, I phoned Witter to ask for...
  14. Where is the pcd control unit????

    Electrical
    Hi folks, Does anybody know where i can find the pcd control unit on my 56 plate t5? I need to connect the supplied cable from the westfalia dedicated wiring kit for my towbar elecrics. Ive looked around the fuse box area and cant seem to find the 16 pin plug to connect in to. The supplied...
  15. Which towbar help?

    General Technical
    Need to order a towbar, for caravan(Sorry didn't mean to swear) pulling duties, for a 99 T4 So need twin electrics and any advantage over either of these? http://www.pfjones.co.uk/tow-bars/towbars-volkswagen/vw-t4-transporter-towbars.html
  16. tow bar bike racks that allow the tailgate to open t5

    General T5 Chat
    Just a comment, as I have spent a long time researching tow bar mounted bike racks for a t5 tailgate model which would tilt enough to allow the tailgate to open, I have a eurobar towbar and fitted a maxxraxx 4 bike (from halfords £176) rack which is easy to fit, easy to tilt (if a bit heavy when...
  17. T4 Towbar issues...

    General Technical
    Have obtained a towbar for my T4, mine is 2000 model TDI with one piece rear bumper, tow bar has come off a '92 van with three piece rear bumper. It is a drop neck type one with big box section cross bar which fits inside the rear bumper. It looks like it will fit ok but I'm wary of taking the...
  18. Wanted Tow bar and dash switch

    Wanted
    Hi, I am after a flange style tow bar with ball, this is to for a 1997 vw westfalia long nose T4, not bothered about electrics. I also want a 12v spst dash switch to use on the voltmeter I have installed. Has anyone any blanks (2) and or a switch? Willing to pay. LOL:
  19. Strengthening bar for behind T5 bumper

    Wanted
    Hi, I had a bit of a mishap and bent the bar behind my bumper cover, I understand that if you've got a towbar fitted this bar has to come out. I can't get my tailgate open as the bar has bent up under the cover and nearly pierced it, I need to remove it and to get the tailgate open and...
  20. T4 Towbar

    Wanted
    We would like a towbar for the van. As it is Ex-AA, we have a mount for somewhere for it to go. We won't be towing, just using it for a twin bike mount.... Anyone suggest anything we can use? Or where we can get a replacement AA Towbar from? The mount is 2" wide... if that helps at all...
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