1. DaveCrampton

    What fuse size, a general rule.

    As a general rule I was told to calculate the current consumption and then take the next size up. This was for three pin mains electric plugs. I have also heard of people using the 'Engineer's Rule Of Thumb' calculate the size, and double the actual size. I'm going to be buying and fitting a...
  2. 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...
  3. T

    Overheat - Cooling fan relay/fuse location.

    Hi all, long time reader first time poster here. I have a 2016 T6 and morning after a few hours sitting in the traffic caused my Dartford protesters my van overheated with white steam bellowing out from under the bonnet. No warning lights was display but pulled over straight away I decided to...
  4. SAF1981

    T6 Rear parking sensor fuse location

    I've been trying to find a parasitic drain on my T6 stater battery whereby I've been removing fuses and checking the altimeter for drops. I believe I've put a fuse back in the wrong location as now my rear parking sensors aren't working. Can someone point me to the correct fuse location. Thanks
  5. E

    Inverter fuse and cable size?

    I've got a Sterling ProPowerQ 350W Inverter which the instructions tell me I should install with a 60A fuse, however the cables are 12AWG which I belive equals 3.31mm 3mm cable 33Amp Single Core Thin Wall Cable - 3.0mm² 33A How can this be right, the fuse is rated so much higher than the...
  6. J

    Midi fuse for LB cable

    Can someone tell me if I am thinking clear .In my head from leisure battery to fuse box the midi fuse that I will be fitting is there to protect the cable isn't it .so I'm using 10mm 70amp cable was going to fit 50 amp midi fuse although all items individually come far Below 50 amp they are all...
  7. M

    Door step light fuse location

    Hi does anyone know the location of the sliding door side step light fuse ?? Whilst changing the bulbs to LED's I managed to blow the fuse. Seems I was a bit to eager with my screwdriver !!! Thanks
  8. Rioja John

    Battery in-line fuse size

    I have 220 AH of Gel leisure batteries, a 75/15 Victron solar regulator and 200 watt of folding solar panels what inline fuse should I use on the positive side to the batteries, Is 20amp the size fuse that I need? thank you, John.
  9. A

    Electric Window Fuse

    Trying to locate the fuse for my electric windows, T6 2017 sportline T.I.A.
  10. smudger28

    Where to buy replacement Type-J fuses

    Hi Guys My utility 12v plug has blown a fuse by the looks of things. Where is the best place to buy a 20A replacement fuse? I've looked on ebay and Amazon but not really sure. Thank you Paul
  11. N

    No MFD, radio or window power [Resolved]

    Hopefully someone can shed some light on my issue, i've no MFD, no power to the radio or windows. van starts but cuts out after 2-3 seconds. Have checked the 5 amp mini fuse in the lower dash and it seems ok. swapped it with another one and no change. all remaining fuses seem ok Issues just...
  12. 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...
  13. Smithy8

    mainbeam/flash problem with H7’s [Resolved]

    My highbeam won't turn off and also the pass/flash function won't work. I have travellinlite drl headlights fitted which have been working great for the 12 months I've had them. I assumed it was the switch column so got a new one from VW but still not fixed the problem. Travellinlite are getting...
  14. W

    Starter battery -> charge controller inline fuse

    Hi folks. Apologies if the answer to this has already been given. I've had a few searches and not found a great deal. I'm in the process of installing a DC-DC charge controller (Renogy DCC30S). I've run a couple of 4 AWG cables into the engine bay via the grommetted holes in the passenger wheel...
  15. Z

    What is this fuse?

    What is this fuse? Thanks
  16. chunkp

    Blower/fan fuse keeps failing resistor replaced

    Hi, hope someone can offer some words of wisdom. Long time forum lurker and researcher. I believe I’ve read the thread(s)and watched the videos on this, but I’m none the wiser. My blowers stopped working in my 2017 t6. I went ahead and replaced the 40a maxi fuse. As experienced by many, once...
  17. J

    Headlight fuse

    Why oh why is it so hard to find out what fuse is for the headlights on my 2018 kombi?!!! Can anybody please help?
  18. mattbryson

    T6 leighton vans kombi. Interior lights stopped working [Resolved]

    Hi all, First post, and I need some electrical help, excuse the length of this, but I'm way out of my depth! I have a 2018 leighton vans converted kombi. It has interior led celing lights with switches for front and rear , as well as lights in the tailgate that come on when it opens. At...
  19. Sallysmith101

    Fuse removal

    Hi all This may be a silly question but other than taking out my whole bottom dash how do I get to my fuses!! Are there any fuse diagrams for a 66 plate T6 highline? (Please!!!!) Thanks :)
  20. TheDumbOx

    Tail lights and side lights not working mystery (T5.1) [Resolved]

    Hi all so I'm hoping someone can help before I rip out the interior and call in the infamously grumpy auto-electrician*. Also, I know this is the T6 forum and mine is a T5.1 but I couldn't see the electric forum on the T5 section. Feel free to shift to more appropriate place. So, neither my...