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  1. MAF Sensor & Lamda

    General T5 Technical
    Hi Guys and Girls, I have found this forum very helpful and if it wasnt for all the help and info from this site i would have given up on my van. I have to say a big thanks to Festa T: will have to catch up at some point.:D Would any of you technical kind T5 professionals tell me, if i am...
  2. Vcds lite works with my 2006 polo not with my 2012 t5.1

    General T5 Chat
    Hi all, I have had a cheapy lead and registered copy of vcds lite that I have had for years and used happily on my t4's to set timing and read measuring blocks and reset faults etc I used it to cancel an airbag light on our 2006 polo, thought while it was out I would plug it into our new t5.1...
  3. Mapping, Wayne @ ChipWizards no longer doing Diesels, where else is good?

    Engine & Gearbox
    2001 2.5TDi, the uprated Volvo version. Drives very well, mechanically quiet, pulls like a train, chugs at idle, too much black smoke when pushed. So, not knowing what might / might not have been done (or needs doing) to my Van, I decided to take the plunge and book it in with Wayne for a...
  4. Vagcom VCDS in Swindon T4

    General T4 Chat
    Just putting it out there that I've recently got a bonafide cable and software and am happy to offer the service of vagcom scans etc out in the Swindon area. I know how hard it was to find someone. Contact me through this forum if required. I bought it as I'm trying to track down an annoying...
  5. Vagcom/VCDS in Devon

    Hi, Just wondered if anyone in Devon had a copy of Vagcom/VCDS who would be prepared to let me use or help me change a couple of things. I need to code in an OEM bluetooth kit to a 2011 Polo and also interested in looking for a few of the convenience settings for my 2014 Caddy. I'm in Mid...
  6. OBD II Connection

    T4 Syncro Garage
    I have a VCDS/Vagcom cable. Is there an ODB II port that I can connect to on a 2001 T4 Syncro 2.5 TDi? Cannot seem to locate it in the usual places like under the fuse box or steering wheel like on my Audi.
  7. 2.5tdi fuel pump set up

    Engine & Gearbox
    Afternoon everyone. anyone know of any where in the Portsmouth area that can setup a t4 2.5tdi fuel pump using vagcom with a tci gauge? Replaced cambelt,oil pump and fuel pump belts at the weekend and fuel pump was a tooth out! So timed it correctly and now runs like sh*t and hard to start...
  8. VagCom in Bristol

    General T5 Chat
    Hello, As the title suggests, does anyone have VagCom in Bristol? I want to activate Cruise Control so it ready when I buy the retro kit. Thanks guys and girls. Max
  9. Tachograph Removal.

    My van had a tachograph fitted and the dealer I bought from unplugged and removed it, however this caused the milage and trip milage to star out. He had to plug it back in and hide it under the glovebox. This morning with the help of a friend with VCDS we figured it out and it is straight...
  10. VAGCOM VCDS needed - Chorley

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi all, TDI Conversion now done T: - she starts and runs - but I now need to check the timing and can't do it with my VCDS Lite. Does anyone near Chorley, Lancashire have a version that will check TDI timing. This is one of the last jobs before I can then get it MOT'd Van is a 96 T4 -...
  11. Passenger door, central locking question..

    When I open the passenger door after unlocking the van (T5 1.9) with the key fob, it doesn't acknowledge that the van has been opened and will lock the doors after a set period - is this correct? If so, then is it just a simple case of a Vagcom/VCDS ECU tweak required? I always fear that the...
  12. 3 beeps on start up, experience required..

    General T5 Technical
    Hi guys I have a query for your vast experiences, I've got the 3 beeps of death from my 05 T28 2.5 SWb when i flash up the ignition. No other indication on dash other than battery until starting her up then none. Had a garage have a look at her and no faults are being output. My top banana...
  13. Engine None starter

    OK my engine is an AUF Auto 2.5 TDI 102BHP The car has had a couple of intermittent starts recently where it started fine and then i went for a short drive and then when i tried to restart the car it would turn over but not start. eventually i would leave it 5 minutes or so and it would then...
  14. k-line voltage to high? help needed please

    vag com wont communicate with van (t4 2.5tdi 02 888 special) checked voltage at obd socket pin 16 = 12v pin 4 = earth pin 5 = earth pin 7 = 12v? traced wire back to ecu still 12v no connection to radio harness, ecu still giving 12v with wire disconnected? does this mean my ecu is knackered...
  15. Airbag faults Vagcom?

    Hello! As my name suggests I'm a new Caravelle T5 174 auto owner. I bought the van as a disabled conversion and have spent the past week having the wheelchair lift/electric drivers seat & hand controls removed. These have all been done now but this has left me with a few problems that I'm...
  16. really lumpy after project 2 injectors.

    Engine & Gearbox
    Hi guys. Yesterday my mate and I had a day on our vans. I finished off his conversion and he did all my belts water pump and injectors. When we were all done my van was really lumpy on idle. So leigh dug out vag com while I got on ros tec we found the idle adjust and set about messing around...
  17. Help anybody got VAGCOM in Dorset area

    Hello everyone, I am hoping some kind person with VAGCOM might be able to activate my cruise control for some beer tokens. Or can someone point to a garage that doesn't charge a fortune. After following some of the great advice on hear I got the kit from VW and have fitted it already. I tried...
  18. VAGCOM/VCDS newbie help please

    Engine & Gearbox
    got a feeling this is a dumb question so apologies in advance... :) bought one of these diags cables recently: http://www.ebay.de/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=390370411294 seemed at time to be the right one to buy to get some small jobs done but I can't get it to work at all tried 2...
  19. comport rewire???vagcom?? wtf? desparate

    hiya, does anyone know how to wire the VAGCOM port in? i have 2001 2.5tdi and the wires from the comport aren't connected to anything and i can't see any available connectors for it. many thanks.
  20. ECU- bet you've never had this problem!!

    hi everyone, i'll start with some background on the van - it's a 1998 1.9 888 special with a 2001 2.5tdi engine fitted by the previous owner. i was mugged on ebay when i bought it. gullibly believing that the "clocks just need swapping over to work. Thanks to the help of SPANNERS on here i found...