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  1. D

    T6.1 shark fin relocation options?

    Hi All The van has gone for fitting the pop top and instead of fitting the existing T6.1 roof aerial to the front of the new pop top I would like to fit something a little sleeker on the rear of the van roof. It’s a LWB but I’m having an electric Cali roof fitted so there will be 400mm of roof...
  2. GavMc P11GT

    Standard DAB antenna replacement?

    So we have not had our van long but have thought the DAB was terrible, having read loads on here about it not being the best to start with I wasn’t expecting the world. Anyway I was going through the vans history and found a bill for a replacement drivers mirror and and associated paint for...
  3. MickW

    Has anyone tried Wingmirror man

    Unfortunately two stupid drivers didn’t get the gap correct hence I now need a new drivers side mirror t6 Highline c/w DAB antenna but without SAT Nav Has anyone tried Wingmirror man Attached. If the DAB antenna wasn’t buggered before it probably is now so probably needs replacing, any thoughts...
  4. Andysmee

    [SOLVED] Bad radio reception + no electric mirror control = cut loom

    Having read this thread about bad radio reception - T6 Aerials, Gps, Dab, Fm/am, Gsm - How I Did It and knowing that my offside wing mirror is not body colour (as it should be for a Trendline) and was not responding to the electric controls, I decided to take the mirror apart. Thanks to folks...
  5. B

    Composition Colour swap-out

    Hi,having just joined and scouring the informative topics I have unfortunately the Composition Colour head unit in my T6.It has been brought up many times that the units cannot be upgraded due to being paired to each van.Would I be able to remove this head unit and fit a non VW head unit like...
  6. S

    T6.1 station logos

    Hi all, I am having issues installing station logos on my new T6.1 highline as there is no station logo option listed in the settings menu. Any ideas? Thanks
  7. nobbyq

    English radio channels when abroad

    anyone else get bored of french channels when traveling , i know ur in france but is there anything english one can receive everywhere in europe ?
  8. Sabre

    DAB/DAB+

    I've heard that the UK is going to move to DAB+, finally, so I'm trying to find out if the composition colour base unit is capable of DAB+ and, if it is, is the mirror aerial compatible? Even if the head unit is, I would guess a cheap aerial may not be. Anyone know? Edit: seems the head unit...
  9. SAF1981

    Android Compatible Media Units For T6

    Has anyone installed an aftermarket Android media unit to replace the VW T6 unit? If so which one have you installed or recommend? I'm looking for one that has DAB, Bluetooth, Mirror phone, GPS, reverse camera..... Thanks
  10. Spookybear

    Shark Fin / Bee Sting Aerial.

    I'm getting a bit bored with my DAB reception now on my std head unit. Was just looking for a roof mount, didnt really want to drill the body but heyho. Lo & behold, looks like Vdub have got fed up too as noticed the new T6.1 has a roof mounted front "block" not really a nice looking thing but...
  11. Hinsley

    Radio Station Logos.

    Thought I'd try to fill some of the missing radio logos in DAB and FM. Downloaded the latest set from T6Forum and VW and merged the two but still had gaps. Googled it hoping to find something with all of them but nothing seemed to have a full up to date logos. I did find this site that lets...
  12. paradigm

    Activating Sdl National?

    Hi guys, I remember having to do this in my old t6 (different, non-nav headunit) but can’t remember how I did it. How do I activate the SDL National stations? Thanks
  13. Winter138

    DRL LED Causing DAB Interference

    Has anyone had any issues with DRL lights effecting DAB signal. Was fine until I installed bumper DRL inserts.
  14. Mike Gash

    Window Aerial

    Hi All I’m trying to wire up a windscreen aerial to improve my DAB on my T6 highline but don’t know what the wires are on the back of the head unit. Can any on help. Cheers
  15. Martin Stockwell

    Auto Dab - Fm Switching

    This worked fantastic on my Merc, and when I saw the option on the T6 I was thrilled, I prefure to listetern to everything in DAB where possible, mainly BBC Essex. however, in the odd place where the is no DAB signal but a perfectly strong FM signal isn't the radio suppose to switch from DAB to...
  16. J

    Radio Interference From Dsg. Should I Worry?

    Hi everyone New on here but I have a question for anyone with a dsg box. I have noticed radio interference when the dsg box re engages after pressing the brake when in coasting mode. It's only very briefly and is a mechanical buzz sound as though there's some sparking. A bit like when lightning...
  17. Dellmassive

    T6 Aerials, Gps, Dab, Fm/am, Gsm - How I Did It -

    T6 Aerials, GPS, DAB, FM/AM, GSM - How I Did It - Taken from a recent thread about poor DAB reception on the head units, and an attempt to help out a fellow member . . . . . . i though id post this here. All the antennas for the T6 are located in the side wing mirrors. The left contains...
  18. Johnod17

    Poor DAB Signal

    Sorry if I am being dim but tried to tune in dab radio but only get the local stations and talk sport ,smooth fm etc My wife has the golf mk7 with the dab and she gets bbc 1,2 etc am I doing something wrong ???? Thanks John
  19. S

    dab aerial for pop-top? current aerial not great

    Hello, just wondering what you guys have done with regards to the aerial for a dab radio with pop-top? We fitted a pioneer avic from absolut and its great but the dab reception with the glass aerial is pretty poor to say the least. I have been suggested to use a roof mount aerial but with the...
  20. RattyMcClelland

    OEM DAB to aftermarket headunit connector.

    This is an absolute pita. It appears the t6 uses a brand new connector and no adapter I have found works. It's the black lead in this picture. I have bought a vw fakra dab adapter and it wouldnt fit. I tried another cable and nope. Won't fit. I then decided to buy this Connects2 Ltd It...
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