1. Jonnydub

    Show us your day van conversions!

    Looking for inspiration and ingenious ideas to make a great day van. Own a shuttle so particularly interested in any shuttle ideas but keen to see all vans and how you’ve made them your own. Will upload some pics with how I’m getting on
  2. Tomzo

    T6.1 LWB 150 DSG Kombi Highline T32 factory built or panel van conversion ?

    So with thanks to some excellent advice from members of this forum I am going for the above spec. It has been suggested that a conversion can be done at the same sort of cost as a factory ordered kombi. I’m going to having it insulated and carpeted and LED lights installed and getting a carpeted...
  3. Rapt0rUK

    Help with how to value WIP conversion?

    Folks, any pointers for valuing the van for insurance purposes? We're up for renewal and things have changed significantly since it was bought as a panel van last year. Our insurer (Brentacre) will insure to an agreed value but we need to provide the value estimate which they either agree to...
  4. C

    LWB - Which Conversion?

    Hi everyone - brand new so apologies if any of these have been answered somewhere already. I've just sold my first VW Camper - a very cheap SWB conversion on a T5.1. Basically decided that we love it and having had our big trip cancelled this summer thought now is the time to sell and get the...
  5. 1460aaron

    For Sale VW T6/T5 Transporter Automatic Tailgate Lift - Autocool Automatic Axial Door

    VW T6/T5 Automatic Tailgate Lift - Autocool Automatic Axial Door £400 - Location - Derby This was removed from my 2017 Transporter as is was no longer required. It was an upgrade for a disabled customer who previously owned the van. The lift was in full working order when removed from the...
  6. Bobbych

    What Spec T6.1 Have You Ordered Or Plan To Order?

    So I have finally ordered my first Transporter and will embark on a fully conversion where only Pop top roof will be done by a roof fitter. The spec is listed below and I plan on fitting/adding the following. What Have you ordered?? Skyline Roof 112cm Rib Seat/Bed CNC Machined cabinets with...
  7. Bobbych

    Diy Conversion South Lincs

    Hi I will be converting a PV next year. I was wondering if there is any one in south Lincolnshire that is about to or is doing a PV conversion that would like some help or can assist me with queries? Just a thought.
  8. M

    Absolutely No Clue

    Hi peeps. Never owned a van. Keen on becoming a new owner. I have looked at some of the posts about what I should look for. Would be grateful for some links on reputable services on either... Ready built or conversions. I got about 20k to spend. Much appreciated. Thanks
  9. MRFU510N

    T6 Camper Inurance?

    Hello more experienced T6 enthusiasts. I am in the initial stages of buying a 2017 T6 Highline, and converting myself. I thought I would try and save myself some time and ask you who the best insurers are for a fully converted T6 camper. The first quote I received was from a company called...
  10. Rapt0rUK

    Complete Newbies At The Start Of A Long Journey...initial Pointers Needed!

    Hi folks, thanks for taking the time to visit the post! Here goes, my wife and I are avid campers, have talked for years about owning a campervan and we now think the moons could be aligning and we’re ready to make the leap… we are complete newbies when it comes to campers. Our first port of...
  11. MikeMc88

    Mikes T6 Highline Conversion

    Hello everybody, I have created a new thread to document the progress of my conversion. Here is my new van :-
  12. czmate1999

    Converter Reviews

    Thought it might be useful to build up some detail on the more established campervan conversion companies to both help me and potentially others. Firstly I will be upfront and say while I have ordered my van (T32 LWB) I have not yet established which converter or converters I want to use...
  13. A

    Tax Efficiency

    Hello to all, a friend around the corner from me has bought a 60 plate panel van, removed the bulkhead, fitted a 2nd row of seats and Kombi Windows cut in. He says that he has to now re-register it with DVLA as a "panel van with windows" but this for tax purposes is still a std panel van. So...
  14. Gavandi

    Vw Crafter Conversion.

    Saw this at the Harrogate caravan and motor home show today.......must say that it did look good. Obviously not as good as a T6!! But.......interesting for when we can't get into the pop top!!
  15. GeordieVanJam

    T4+5 Transformations

    has anyone used this converter? Looks good, has great gallery, nice honest, dirty workshop... up north.
  16. Pipe&Slippers


    I have been driving VW Transporters over many years, and in that time, have covered many enjoyable miles. Back in September ’16, I picked up a new T6 SWB 150PS T32 Euro 6 Kombi in Indium Grey. It had been quite a wait for the new Kombi, as there were factory build delays on vehicles fitted...