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    Does the sliding door locking mechanism of a 2018 t6 have a microswitch built in?

    Hi guys. Having issues with my sliding door and tailgate showing up as not being shut on display. Im assuming this is also why alarm isn't working. Before i start taking the van apart i just wanted to know if there is a microswitch in the locking mechanism as i know these can get clogged up...
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    Sliding door - what side and why?

    Here's a question that's been buggiing since joining the campervan community - why do some vans have the sliding door on the offside? It can't be because they are LHD imports, so what's the reason?
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    Sliding door middle hinge

    I'm having issues with my sliding door rubbing and was hoping you kind people could help clear up a few things. Had a look through the forum for related threads but other people's hinges seem to be rubbing in a different area than mine. The middle roller on my sliding door rubs off the cover...
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    Something to cover sliding window on side doors - T6.1

    I was wondering if anyone has come across something that will allow me to keep the sliding window open on my side doors on the T6.1 yet keep the rain out And the door shut. Yes it’s an odd request but it’s unusual circumstances.
  5. Jason Kew

    Left sliding door seal part number?

    Afternoon T6’ers! I need a new left hand side sliding door seal.. the one on the actual door itself Would anyone know where to get one cheaper than.. just Kampers seem to want £220?!?! Thanks so much in advance:) Ps.. just got back from an amazing nc500 trip.. just epic!
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    Power in sliding doors

    Hi, has anyone ever fitted a USB charger point in a sliding door ? Not sure if I can pick up a constant 12V live from the door contact? any advice on wiring would be great Thanks
  7. timthetinyhorse

    Sliding door jams open

    Simple as that! Can’t get the door to close! Jammed fully open! I have just replaced the lower roller, reffiyed the spring plate, tested and and now jammed open Any ideas?
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    Loc8 door table rubbing 10J rear wheel

    I just wanted to check if anyone else finds that they cannot fit a Loc8 door table alongside their Lv1 or Lv2 alloys (wider, 10J rear)? Mine rubs and I just want to be sure that's just a by-product of the wheel width and not me being some sort of muppet in how I've fitted it? I'm reliably...
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    Sold Ventilation Door Insert for VW T6.1 Van

    Ventilation Door Insert. Used once. New £112 Selling for £49 + £5 p & p Call 07885 560 100
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    Hi from Brisbane, Thanks for giving me a membership. I have an automatic sliding door problem on my 2017 VW Multivan.

    Thanks for giving me a membership. I have an automatic sliding door problem on my 2017 Multivan. From the fob and center console only the soft close motor activated, but not the sliding action. No sound coming from the motor either. Checked fuses under bonnet, under seats, in the center column...
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    Sliding-Door handle removal

    Hi all, I need to remove the door handle on the sliding door, due to some paint damage. Doe’s anybody know how to release the handle from the van. thanks Paul
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    T6.1 Sliding doors wont open from the inside

    I have a new T6.1 Van and I noticed that when I was in the back I could not open the sliding doors from the inside. It has no seats in the back and I can not see a child safety lock anywhere. Is there anything in the Discovery media I have missed.
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    Interior light wiring route

    I've installed some LED courtesy lights in the rear of my campervan conversion and need to find the nearest courtesy circuit to tap into. Original rear lights removed as part of conversion, not sure what they did with the wiring. The new lights are fitted into the nearside rear quarter...
  14. ADMT

    LV-1 staggered alloys on a Caravelle

    Is anyone running LV-1 staggered alloys on a Caravelle, If so, do you have any issues with the door cards rubbing on the tyres? I hadn’t realised this could be an issue until I searched the forum earlier! I have the wheels, but I’m yet to put any rubber on and it will be lowered next week at...
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    sliding door replacement cable

    Folks, During the last winter, the rear lhs sliding door of my T6 was frozen. Like a “tool” I pulled it and it’s no longer latching in the open position. The coach builder I took it to, reckons that we need a replacement cable. I’ve trawled the message boards and wondered if anyone could have a...
  16. AndyNichs

    T6.1 Sliding-Door - have to slam shut

    So, out of curiousity how hard does everyone have to slam the side door for it to shut? I have to give mine a good slam to shut it and it seems a bit excessive but I've been told that's normal? This is my first van so I may be comparing it to a lifetime of closing car doors, but feels like...
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    tailgate and side door locking problems.

    Good Morning I have read all the threads re the T6 side and tailgate locking problem I think but have failed to sort my problems so looking for advice please. I have for some time had to unlock my side door from inside as it failed to unlock on the fob. I have to pull the internal handle three...
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    Volkswagen Sliding Door Issue

    Hi All, Someone has tried to gain access to the side sliding door which has caused a nasty hole. I’ve currently got a armour plate over it but am looking to get this fixed. The handle is slightly loose as well from where they have tried to gain access, it almost feels like it's been...
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    Non power close side door seized on T6.1

    Hi - new to posting but have been massively helped by the forum in my conversion of a T6.1 over the last 6 months. Any issue I've hit so far you guys have the answer somewhere so thanks! However with the finish line in sight - and the first trip planned for Easter, I was just finishing off the...
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    Wanted Caravelle sliding door cards

    Looking for a set of 2 caravelle leather sliding door cards with window surrounds, lock covers, sun blinds and clips etc. must be mint condition but will pay accordingly.
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