Is it possible to fit bikes into a SWB without taking the front wheels off and with the rear seats still in?
(I thought it would work with a 60/40 rear seat - flip up half of it and wheel the bikes into the gap, but they don't flip up, do they?)
For sale is my set of SWB Gloss Black Trapezoid Side Bars - including the mounting brackets with all fixings - £100 ONO
Link below to the exact side bars;
For anyone purchasing first time, this specific kit...
17 plate T6 T32 150 manual SWB highline kombi in deep black, currently on 52,000 miles.
Full VW service history, I'm the only owner from new.
In addition to Highline spec it has Adaptive cruise control, Composition Media Radio with 6.33" touch screen, App connect, Towbar preparation, Split rear...
For sale - Aluminium awning rail to fit SWB T6. (2.4m)
I have pre-drilled this for use on passenger side. Easy to fit (if you have step ladder). Comes with stainless steel bolts and washers (re-use your pre-fitted VW rubber washers under the rail).
The rail enables use of Sun shade or driveaway...
If you had the choice to buy a new van for a complete conversion would you go for: Long or Short wheel base, DSG or Manual. Pros and cons please can't make up my mind. Also T32 or T30. Does it make a difference, T32 suspension is meant to be too hard but with the extra weight of the cabinets and...
This was removed from my 2016 T6 Shuttle SE trim with 9500miles on.
All parts are SE trim so thicker carpet, black panels etc. The carpet is a Shuttle carpet so will have some holes where the rear seats were.
One row of seats already sold.
Interior bits include:
Both twin sliding door panels...
Are there any differences in the sizes of rear side window glass - Sliding door glass and rear quarter glass, between a SWB and a LWB ?
I thought it's just an extra section of metal body and windows/glass was the same?
Not sure if 'build threads' exist here but it's been a while since I've done one and I plan to keep this van for a long time so might as well start early!
So after a relatively unsuccessful spell of running a car dealership for 2 years I needed a flexible way to make money fast and Amazon...
I have managed to acquire a few sets of T6 SWB illuminated sidebars, these are the genuine VW units that have not been available for some time now and are identical to the normal T6 trapezoid bars but with added illumination, i currently have 6 sets (1 set provisionally sold and i will prob fit...
Genuine VW Kombi interior panels for SWB.
2 x full height rear third panels, 1x half height middle third panel, 1x passenger side sliding door panel, 2x C-pillar panels with seatbelt cut-outs and 1x tailgate panel (tailgate has strap for closing and electric window type switch to release).
after speaking to my local stealers he mentioned lwb are privy to higher charges in the ferry.
So figured it would be good to list the pros and cons for swb and lwb from what I know and if anyone can add more to the list from their experience please do so. Some are obvious:
If you like me don't fancy leaving expensive bikes on a tailgate or tow hitch rack while you dive into a motorway service station or the pub on a weekend away then you might be interested in the system I'm using in my SWB Kombi.
It's not a new idea and can be found as old threads on older...