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  1. Vdubster

    Sliding-door handle - seems a bit "slack"

    Side door door handle - seems a bit "slack" is it possible to to tighten up the handle at all? or do would i need to replace it? It seems like some one has pulled it overly hard a few times and the mechanism just seems a bit slack/lose like u would expect on a 10 year old van and not 2...
  2. dErZ

    California door table into a shuttle

    Does anyone know if you can fit the california door surround/table into a shuttle and keep the pull up blind from the shuttle ?
  3. O

    Sliding door halfway stop - do they exist?

    I've been looking for a way to hold the sliding door open about a third or halfway. There's this cunning widget for a Crafter, but Google and a forum search has drawn a blank for Transporter equivalent. Does anyone know of anything that's out there? Thanks...
  4. Bigsidavies

    Sliding door interior handle trim removal

    I’ve searched the forum and scoured the net and can’t for the life of me work out how to remove the plastic trim around the interior door release on the sliding door. I just want to remove the outer plastic to be able to do some neat carpeting. Someone explain it to me please.
  5. Andysmee

    [GUIDE] How to remove a sliding door on a T6

    I didn't set out to write so many guides but I did take photos when changing 4 out of 5 doors on my van this weekend o_O, so it would be rude not to post them up for others' benefit. I take photos so I know how to put it back together! The sliding doors are attached to the van on three...
  6. U

    Sliding door trim rattle

    The nearside sliding door on my caravelle has a rattle. It’s the lowest left edge of the trim piece. I can lift it away from the door frame. I can see no easy way to remove the trim as it’s a pretty big piece. For now I’ve put some felt tape over the area but I’d like to fix it ideally. Any...
  7. Andysmee

    Can I fit a Kombi/Caravelle sliding-door to a Panel Van?

    So, I have a clean Kombi sliding door to swap onto my van, as the old one is beaten up. The new door is complete with handle, door locking/opening mechanism, seal and a lovely sliding window, of course. In fact, it looks like I won't need to swap any of the stuff from the old door onto the new...
  8. Lukavell

    Electric Sliding Door part

    I'm an oaf and often get called Wreck It Ralph. Anyway, the latest thing I broke is the part pictured on my right hand side sliding door. I only knocked it gently whilst trying to retrieve a bottle of wine without disturbing my boy's sleep but knocked the castor out of the upper door runner...
  9. Cb83

    Carpeting barn doors/sliding door, yay, nay and if so how have you done it?

    Considering carpeting my barn doors and sliding door, anyone have any experience doing so? Good or bad comments welcome.
  10. B

    Sliding door handle adjustment

    My kids are reporting problems of sometimes not being able to close the sliding by pulling the internal handle, having to pull the outer handle to release the catch that holds it open. Does anyone know if the amount of cable for the internal handle can be adjusted? Using the internal handle...
  11. J

    Sliding door closing guide

    Can anyone help me. I have attached two pictures from the door frame of my T6. (sliding side door). The top picture shows a sprung loaded guide for a locating pin on the door. The bottom one has the spring but not the metal insert which is missing. Can you tell me what these things are called...
  12. J

    Rust behind sliding door handle

    I have rust on panel behind sliding door handle. This Is being caused by handle being loose and handle hitting the panel underneath each time the door handle is operated. Any suggestions on what to do? I can’t see how to tighten the handle up on my t6.
  13. kn0bby

    Sliding door lubrication - what do you use?

    My sliding door feels a bit course and want to make it run smooth again. what does everyone use before I chuck a load of GT85 on it. Cheers.
  14. D

    Side sliding door roller replacement wanted.

    Hi, Can some one help me please.I am trying to buy a side door sliding roller (lower) nearside door for my right hand drive T6, i have tried to get one with no avail only offside ones PLEASE PLEASE HELP
  15. M

    What’s this on my sliding door card?

    Can anyone tell me what the white disk thing is.... I was about to take the door card off and I noticed that there's a thin wire attached to it...
  16. B

    Repairing of rusty patches forming on sliding door paintwork

    Hi, Looking for some advice. I was cleaning the van and noticed that the sliding door paintwork had about 5x areas where there appears to be rust forming under the paint. These are small areas, only 5-10mm in diameter but are only going to get worse over time. As a first step, I have emailed VW...
  17. monkey66

    twin slider advice

    Hi everyone! We are total newbies, to the Forum but also to T6's (although if feels like going back to my roots - we had a T2 camper growing up, and my very first motor was a (devastatingly rusty red/white) 1972 T2). We are looking for a T6 to convert, and really like the notion of twin sliding...
  18. W

    Cream coloured tube in sliding door.

    I thought that a tube in the sliding door was a drain for the window. I am pretty sure that the water from the window doesn’t go anywhere other than out of the black plastic cover, underneath and then to the outside. In that case, what’s the tube ?
  19. P

    Sliding door rubbing on paintwork

    Hi All, looking for advise. My Converted 2016 T6 Highline has an issue with the bottom sliding door mechanism just starting to touch the paintwork underneath the runner. With the van only 4 year old, owned and cared for since day one by myself. I’m guessing with the added weight in the door (a...
  20. mommabear

    Wanted T6 Sliding door catch bolts - where the hell can I get some? what are they even called?

    Bit random this one, but I've never had to replace these before. Need some screw bolts.... easy one right? nope. On the sliding door on my new T6 (2017) - when you open the door, on the back edge of the sliding door, in the middle, is a catch with a spline bit bolt at the top and bottom of the...
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