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  1. S

    T6 Front Door Opening Angle…

    Hi folks, no idea which forum page would be best for this question, so apologies in advance if it’s the wrong place. I’m a new owner of a 2018 T6, and find that the front doors don’t open as wide as I would expect, and certainly not as far as my old van (not VW!). I can see on the door stops...
  2. Lighty

    Passenger 'door open' sensor

    I noticed recently that the interior courtesy lights aren't coming on when you open the passenger door on my 2016 T6 Highline and I noticed today that the door open mimic on the dash also doesn't indicate when the passenger door is open. The drivers door does show on the mimic and also triggers...
  3. N

    Door card armrest pad

    Hi, wonder if I can ask your advice. When I am driving, my right arm tends to rest on the top of the door and it is right where the door handle is. Has anyone come up with a soft cover or similar for the handle so it is comfortable for long periods ? Finding after a while that my elbow hurts as...
  4. Pembo

    Help! Door stuck closed. [Resolved]

    Hi all after some help with my passenger door issue. I recently changed the crossover in the door and broke the plastic clip holding the door cable. I thought I'd repaired it and put everything back together, initially the door wouldn't close and it felt like the locking mechanism had closed...
  5. N

    passenger door wont open

    Now my passenger door wont open from the inside, central locking works as does the handle on the outside but the internal handle wont open the door?! anyone else had this issue and know the reason, im hoping its just a linkage issue.
  6. W

    Driver door Issue [Resolved]

    Hi guys, Just bought a T5.1. Not sure if this is a feature or a fault. When opening the drivers door from either outside or inside, I have to pull the lever twice. Is this suppose to happen? Is it a setting? Or do i have a misaligned door latch that's catching? Cheers Lee
  7. S

    Door Seal Leak?

    We live in Switzerland and it can get quite cold these days/nights.. recently noticed that we have been getting alot of condensation on the windscreen primarily but also on the other windows too i noticed tonight.. Its been 3 during the day and is now zero so nothing extreme.. As far as i...
  8. Skyliner33

    Room for crossovers in a T6.1 door?

    Just wondering if anyone has fitted crossovers into a T6.1 door card? Hardly any flat surfaces to mount on (not to mention the sound deadening), so I cant see where there is room?
  9. Iant666

    Door... anyone help with this part?

    Hi All, Have recently changed speakers and damaged a couple of the little clips when taking the door card off. Ordered some replacements and when i again took the door card off to put the new ones in broke a clip that links to the door handle, D'oh! Trying to explain this part to the dealer was...
  10. andy greenwood

    Pad on inside of passanger/drivers door.

    There is a small pad that i think is there to prevent the door catching the bodywork when you close it. These pads are knackered and my doors have been catching the paintwork. Does anyobe know where i can buy these pads or is it just something i could purchase at a hardware store ?
  11. fireblade669

    T6.1 Sliding Door Leak

    Afternoon Volksfriends, I hope you're all keeping well. I'm not having much luck with my T6.1 so far. On day 1, the barn door opening mechanism failed. A month in, the front drivers window started leaking like a sieve. Now I've got water coming in through the top of the sliding door past the...
  12. M

    door locking and door open issues [Resolved]

    ok - Photos to follow that may help, for someone who understands electrics to a decent level. - Got a few issues. 1) Passenger door still showing its open when its not. 2) Manual door lock switch on drivers side (on electric window panel) not locking the van now (Does unlock) - I've checked...
  13. M

    PASSENGER Door warning light says its open - it aint.

    Dudes Problem doing my head in. Mates got a 2017 T6 and the door open warning light on the dash says the passenger door is open. Randomly came on the other day while we were vacuuming it and it won't go off. Drove over me VCDS in the summer with a mini digger (don't ask...) I can't use that to...
  14. Loz

    T6 & T6.1 Door Removal 2020-11-03

    Workshop manual section for door removal.
  15. Skyliner33

    Central locking fault on drivers door- help needed

    Today the van was locked up on my drive and then suddenly the alarm went off. I looked out of the window and the courtesy lights were on. Turned the alarm off, but it wouldnt reset. Went into the van and the icon in the display was showing the van with the drivers door open and wont go out...
  16. J88arv

    Door hinge snapped

    As you can see In the picture my hinge has snapped so the door just swings freely. Is this an easy fix?? Thanks
  17. Andysmee

    [GUIDE] How to remove a front door from a T6

    I did this today to swap our old beaten up door with a nice clean one shipped from Poland. You will need to remove the door card, remove the carrier assembly and lock, including removing the loom if you are changing the door for another one. I guess you could remove the loom from the van side...
  18. Andysmee

    [GUIDE] How to remove the carrier assembly from the front door of a T6

    This is needed as part of a longer guide to removing and swapping doors, but I know this is a good subject for anyone who needs to sound deaden and insulate their van. A great deal of thanks to those on this thread which kickstarted my work today. First you'll need to remove the door card. You...
  19. Andysmee

    [GUIDE] How to remove the front door card on a T6

    Can't have too many "how to" threads with pics, so here goes... Quick steps to remove door card (EDIT: this is the driver's side, but the passenger side is exactly the same steps, just fewer connections) 1. Prise off trim on handle on door card (little slot to below rear to put a screwdriver...
  20. A

    Passenger door wiring gaiter

    Somehow the wiring gaiter on my passenger door has come away, the tab has broken on the inside, not sure how it’s happened as I’ve not done anything in that area. Anyway it’s letting in water! The only ones on flea bay are t5 and used, don’t really want to put on my 19 plate. Anyone have a part...
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