1. Nickdaw

    Red wire under passenger seat - fuse?

    Hi I hope some one can help. I was fitting a b2b charger under the passenger seat and was going to use the red wire that’s about 6mm that seems to connect to a couple of smaller red wires. And wile trying to work it out it touched earth and I heard a fuse or something similar, I have tried to...
  2. 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...
  3. Bundu

    Power Under Passenger Seat

    Hello fellow Sixers I've been researching installing a second battery under the front passenger seat. Yesterday, I took the seat out and found this: A collection of seven +12VDC wires just strung up going nowhere. They are bound in 2 bundles, 4 and 3: They appear to be permanently live. I...
  4. 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?
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. T

    Where Is The Vw 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...
  8. 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. Doesn't anyone know which battery the 12v sockets are connected to? Want to run a cool box this weekend...
  9. Jeff Goodall

    Red Cables Under Passenger Seat

    Hi all, does anyone know what these unused tapped up red cables are. They seem to be joined together . I was looking for a way off fitting a small fuse box to power additional socket and light feed etc . They are under passenger highline combi seat.Thanks for any advice you may have
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...