1. B

    T6 Starter not turning. [Resolved]

    So I'm in the middle of a camper conversion of my 2016 T6 LWB T30. Been retro fitting OEM parking sensors from carsystems.eu and also fitted a westfalia removable towbar with dedicated wiring without towbar prep. Plus put in reverse camera, RCD360 Pro headunit and a heater under the seat and...
  2. grumpydad

    That "Oh No What have I done" moment - completely dead after fiddling with the head unit [Resolved]

    Hello, I hope someone somewhere can help me! I am very new to car maintenance and it seems I have inadvertently killed my new car. We bought a 2016 T6 Caravelle a month or so ago. It had had a few modifications done to it, including a remap, a suspension upgrade, and an Alpine ILX-F903D head...
  3. Kramsdog

    Red wire under passenger seat - fuse?

    I’m about to start on the transition from van to camper. I had a quick look at the current state of electrics and found the under the passenger the following cables, see picture, any advice? Could these be used or is it not worth attempting as it will upset rest of the vans electrics? Planned...
  4. T

    Adding a feed from the e-box.

    Good evening all, I have spent many hours searching for info regarding the installation of additional 12v components such as USB sockets, DC-DC chargers and the like. Nearly all of these seem to detail using the spilt charge relay and/or taped up 12v cable under the passenger seat but I have...
  5. Bobbych

    T6.1 What’s this live feed under my passenger seat? [Merge]

    Im new to the transporter world. Im looking for a location for my Leisure Battery and have looked under the Single front Passenger seat. The available pace looks ok. Easily 330 mm L x 230 mm H x 200 mm W. While looking I found a bunch of taped up (from Factory) Positive wires. One looks to...
  6. E

    Split Charging System

    Daft question... do VW pre-install the split charging cables and what not, even if you haven't ticked the box from new. I have a lot of wiring under the front pasenger seat?
  7. Dellmassive

    Installing 12v Socket /s - How Its Done -

    Installing 12v Socket /s - How Its Done - Another popular hot topic is Power or more commonly 12v outlet sockets, so i thought i would put together some details on how it can be done. The first thing you need to do is work out what you want and where . . . . various 12v sockets are available...
  8. Minkey

    Have I Got Intelligent Split Charge??

    Hi All, Ok, I’m doing first fix wiring on my 17 plate Startline Panel Van… Ready to install an after market intelligent split charge controller and I have just found some hefty live wires under the passenger seat and wondering if I’m already wired for it? (My 07 plate T5 is and came with...
  9. T

    Where Is The T6 Split-Charge Fuse?

    Hi, I have a factory leisure battery under the passenger seat and am in the process of fitting a DC-DC charger. There is an existing 80amp fuse on the leisure battery side of the existing split charge relay and I assume there is also a fuse protecting the cable to the relay from the starter...
  10. affetron

    12v Sockets...which Battery?

    I have a T6 with the factory fit aux. battery. Have asked the dealer whether the dash top and dash front 12v sockets are connected to the main battery or the aux, but they can't tell me. Does anyone know which battery the 12v sockets are connected to? Want to run a cool box this weekend and...
  11. Eyetracking

    Red Cables Under Passenger Seat [Merge]

    there's a thick cable under the passenger seat that I'm wondering what it is. It has a barcode on it? so it looks original. I'm fitting a leisure battery /ctek solar charger - so am hoping it could be useful. Guy
  12. Mick

    Top 12v Dash Socket Fuse

    All, When I got my new van last year the cigarette lighter on top of the Dash (not the one on the front) was blown. No-one on this forum or other forums could identify what fuse serves it. Older T6's had a fuse under the seat but not mine. Now resolved by a young apprentice in Leicester. it is...
  13. Dieseldonkey

    Underseat Fuses And Wiring

    Having taken out the passenger bench seat, I've got some multi pin connectors under there and these two 15 amp fuses. Does anyone know what they're for. As one of the wires is fairly substantial I'm wondering if it's a positive supply from the main battery, perhaps to supply a secondary battery...
  14. Bryn23

    Extending Factory Split Relay

    I'm having serious thoughts of extending the Factory Split charge relay live cable to the rear of the van, so i can fit any size battery i want instead of stuffing around and shoehorning a new battery under the passenger seat. But mainly, because Its a pain to have to remover the seat, then...
  15. Glenn Board

    Thick Red Live Electric Cable under drivers seat, for winch?

    I am installing a winch inside the van to pull in my Hot Air Balloon, I need to connect it obviously to a live, looking under the passenger seat I found a thick red live cable, can't believe my luck looks ideal, does anybody know what this cable was originally installed for, and will it support...
  16. Pethew

    All elec dead

    Can anyone shed some light on this one .. When out this morning to go to work , turn the key the dash lights came on as normal then when I tried to start all went out , nothing live , no interior lights no nothing , door would not lock etc etc .. it happen with the wife , but just thought she...
  17. I

    Fitting a Ring DC-DC

    Hi guys OK so new van arrived yesterday and I've removed both the factory swivels to have a weigh up was thinking 110 banner battery under passengers with the ring 30 amp b2b under the drivers leaving enough room for incoming eberspacher pipes for a underbody install i notice there is a...
  18. Davenjo

    [T6] 12v Sockets permanent live

    Playing with my new van today I was surprised to find that both of the 12v sockets in the dash were live even when the ignition is switched off and the key removed - is this normal?