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  1. osman

    Removing jack bracket from internal rear wheel arch

    Hi I want to remove this unsightly and uncomfortable bit of metal as the jack has found a home in my passenger double base storage . ( where it does not rattle !) has anyone done this and regretted it ? also any tips on removing it . I presume I will just grind the thing off and make good with...
  2. Jimbob76

    T6/6.1 jacking points, trolley jacks and axle stands

    I’ve lifted cars on trolley jacks at home before, and I’ve been very happy doing so as it’s been obvious where the jacking points are, and cars aren’t that heavy. But before I set about getting my van up in the air, I’d like to ask the knowledgeable folk on here how they go about this. I’ve...
  3. Farnorthsurfer

    Found T6 Jack

    Due to a bad day with a stuck front wheel puncture and the van falling off the jack on a grassy campsite on Barra resulting in a damaged sill and bent jack :( I need a replacement jack for my van. Anyone got one they would be willing to post up to me? And if so how much :)
  4. B

    Boring but essential purchase!

    After finding out the wench or the factory jack were unusable with the new wheels and the side bars. I’m now able to change a wheel if needed.
  5. C

    Is there another part to the jack holder?

    Hi. I’ve watched YouTube vids, scoured hundreds of photos and searched the forum but can’t find anything conclusive on this: my T6 had a work fit out before I bought it 2nd hand. They included the jack assembly and the jack stowage thread is in the wheel arch. Should there be another component...
  6. T

    OEM Jack kit retaining bolt

    Does anyone know the part number or have 2 of these knocking about they don’t use Both my t6.1s haven’t got it to secure it the rear wheel arch ?? Thanks
  7. shaiboyuk

    Wanted T6 Jack and Holder

    Looking for Jack and holder for my T6. Have the wheel brace and other bits to transfer over, so just Jack and holder. Thanks
  8. D

    Recomended tools - jacks, ramps, hand tools spanners etc.

    Hi everybody, Just a bit of background on me - I've returned to hands on car spannering after a 25 year break during which my available hobby time petered out and was replaced with brewing (which you can do inside when its dark :sneaky: ). Originally I was well into air cooled vws and had a...
  9. DaveyB

    Locking wheel nut key failed

    Anyone else had issues with the OEM wheel locking bolts? Had to take front wheel off a couple of days ago as a stone ended up between the inner side of the brake disk and the disk protector (wife was driving!!!!!!!), noise was horrific. Anyway, ended up not being able to get the wheel off as the...
  10. Apretext

    OEM Jack - where can I get one from?

    Our edition came with the weird fake jack bit of plastic, and squirty bottle and pump. But, we are putting an actual spare wheel under it, and would like a real jack to go with it. We’ve left the jack mount point in our conversion, so... any idea where we can get an oem jack from that fixes there?
  11. R

    Removing wheel arch jack holder

    Hi guys I want to remove the jack holder before carpeting. I don't have a grinder can I just drill out the 3 spot welds?
  12. Z

    What's The Best Portable Jack?

    My kombi edition didn't come with a spare ( just a can of tyre foam!,) so in the process of sourcing a spare and the bar and bolts to hold it in place. What do people recommend as a suitable jack? I'll be carrying it at all times so it needs to be small, i.e. not a trolley jack. Is the standard...
  13. T

    Side Bars and jacking-up

    Hi .can someone please help,I have a 18 plate t6 ,I put long side bars on and they cover all the jacking up points ,can anyone tell me if I am better with a bottle jack or a trolley jack .thanks hope someone can help as we are going on holiday soon. Thanks again .john
  14. surf-report

    Jacking Points And Axle Stands

    Can anyone tell me what points they jack their van up with when using a trolley jack please?
  15. Olly T6

    Can’t Stow The OEM Jack!!!!!!!!

    OMFG:mad::mad::mad::mad::mad::mad: someone please tell me how to get it bk in fecking place
  16. Sjacko20

    Cill Protection.

    Whilst trying to change a wheel the van shifted on the useless VW jack and scraped the underseal off the cill down to the metal. Looking for advice on what to do about it to ensure rust protection please (and recommendations for a jack) Damage is visible in picture Needless to say, I dropped...
  17. E

    Retrofit wheel carrier and jack

    Hi folks, I'm one of the lucky ones that got sludge and a pump instead of a spare wheel and jack. I have the spare and am looking for a jack and wheel bracket on that dreaded auction site. I've found a few, but some say that they are for T5/T6 from 2010 - 2017 others say to 2018. My bus is...
  18. T

    Vw Wheel Brace Is Utter Pony!

    As above really. What a piece of junk!! How they think that it’s acceptable to put something of such poor quality into a vehicle with a 40k price tag is beyond me. (I realise life’s to short to worry about such things but.. well... it gripped my s...)
  19. T6180

    Trolley Jack -

    What weight and brand trolley jacks are people using for there T32s? I've started to do a lot of motorway miles and didn't want to be stuck on the side of the road for to long messing with the factory jack.
  20. gmaster

    Bottle Jack -

    Hi All, Would a 2 ton bottle jack and 4 ton axel stands be enough to work on the front end of my T32, T6, Kombi? 2 Ton Hydraulic Bottle Jack with 4 Ton Axle Stands
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