1. spook


  2. Markab04

    Egr valve

    Hi I have cleared code 401 3 times but , engine management light has come back on 3 times I suspect it is blocked egr cooler, I have took pics off freeze frame does anyone know what these readings are on freeze frame in pictures tia
  3. Kaydee963

    Should I or Shouldn't I ? - BiTdi EGR worry!!

    Hello. Can anyone help me please. I am new to the world of VW Transporters. I am thinking about buying a 2017 VW T6 Transporter T30 HighLine DSG Tdi BMT 2.0 BiTDi. It was registered in April 2017 and has 64,000 miles on the clock. It was serviced by a VW Van Centre 21k and then by a VW...
  4. LakesT6

    EGR Issues - Ongoing problem.

    Van spec: MY18 204tdi DSG, covered 43k. During the warranty period the EGR has been flushed 7 times, approximately every 6k miles. The last flush was done in January 2020. Each time the fault code was P0401 EGR insufficient flow. The warranty expired in February and the van is now showing the...
  5. Jay

    Best example of how your egr works.

    nicked from Facebook.
  6. J

    Has anyone had issues with T32 4motion 204bhp?

    Has anyone had issues with T32 4motion 204bhp, bought one just out of warranty in the summer and all though it has full service history with vw and has had fly wheel ERG changed has been towed into Vw as has broke down making a terrible rattling sound , I have now been told that it will...
  7. T

    Vw T6 102 EGR swap?

    Hi guys, I've got a T6 102 which is showing an EGR fault on Carista but nothing on the dash. driving - under load at 60/70 when holding the throttle at a set point, after a minute or two the van will begin to lose power. Simply lifting off and back on the throttle clears the issue, as does...
  8. Scott6

    loss of power [Resolved]

    Hi guys, my van is making a loud hissing noise from the engine when putting my foot down and there is a huge loss of power, I'm presuming it's a boost hose? that's come off or split? anything else i should be looking for? there is no engine light on. while the van is idling it won't rev above...
  9. A

    Which bike rack should I get for 4 cycles?

    Hi, can anyone recommend a towbar attached bike rack for 4 cycles that tilts enough to be able to open the tailgate on a T6 Caravelle.
  10. Loz

    EGR Delete

    As far as the engine goes, I think an EGR delete would be worth it post extended warranty..
  11. L

    What is on top of t6 150ps engine?

    Hi all, New on this forum. I bought a t6 calif 2016 with 11000kms. On top of the engine seems to have a intercooler, what exactly is? How do you access glow plug ? Don't have to change right now but I'm learning my new toy ;-) Thx all, Regards.
  12. J

    Yep, another potential owner

    Hi all, Firstly after looking at the info on here clearly you lot know your stuff so I am in safe hands! I am looking at buying a Ex-demo 2019 T6 2.0 TDI BMT 102 Highline Kombi Van Euro 6 with 15k on it from VW dealer directly for around 26k inc VAT, for a family van for day to day and to...
  13. Loz

    T6 & T6.1 EGR Cooler removal 2020-07-30

    Workshop manual section with an overview of the EGR valve and cooler. This also includes the removal and fitting instructions.
  14. Tourershine

    Found EGR Flexi-Pipe

    A bit of a long shot, but has anyone had the foresight to buy an EGR Flexi pipe as a spare on the basis that they crack every 6 months :( I had that familiar smell in the cab yesterday and yup, another cracked EGR pipe, which will be my 4th. I will shoot over the TPS tomorrow morning, but I...
  15. Loz

    T6 & T6.1 Removing and installing pipes for exhaust gas recirculation system 2020-06-26

    Workshop manual section for removal and refitting the flexible EGR pipes that are prone to cracking.
  16. Mupp3tt

    Loss in BHP T32 204ps 2016 swb Manual [Resolved]

    Is anyone able to point me in some direction. I have a 2016 SWB T32 Kombi 204PS BMT (65K miles) and it has been on the rolling road for a check up to find only 175BHP and 312 Ft/lb Torque, everything seems to be running smooth and no real hiccups pleanty of pull in the turbos to red line[ from...
  17. Glennpea123

    EGR valve fault

    Hello all My engine light has come on again on my T6 . It has again shown up as this fault - EGR- on diagnostic tool. Looks like I’ll have to purchase one or is there another fix that anyone knows of? If not are they easy Enough to fit cheers Glenn
  18. S

    Improved EGR cooler??

    Given the poorly engineered EGR cooler does anyone know of any specialist company that has taken on the task of supplying an improved version.... Huge potential for someone to make a living out of these...
  19. Westy78

    Egr Warranty Extension

    Took my van in for a few jobs whilst still under warranty. Was told that there was an egr fault. They apparently followed a procedure and were expecting to have to flush it out but upon collection I was told it didn’t need the flush. Checked with carista and egr fault still present. Back to the...
  20. B

    [Guide] Replacing EGR Cooler On A 180PS Engine

    Ok not aiming for a how to but just replaced the egr valve and cooler on my van. Van is a 2015 T6 kombi, dsg and 4 motion with the 180bhp CFCA engine Was throwing egr related fault codes and putting it in limp mode. Had never noticed it using any oil or water so wasn't too worried about...