tailgate conversion

  1. P

    Wanted T5 Tailgate for barn door conversion

    Hi all, I am looking for a tailgate, rear bumper, rear lights and panels to carry out a barn door to tailgate conversion. Ideally in reflex silver but beggars can not be choosers so if you have anything or you know of anyone breaking a van then please let me know. My van is a T5.1 but would...
  2. DanRaistrick

    T5.1 Barn Door to T6.1 Tailgate tail-light issues

    Hello all, I've just about completed my T5.1 to T6.1 conversion - however i'm having some trouble with the rear side lights and was wondering if anybody has experienced similar? Everything works apart from the rear side lights - now i did have the rear lights repinned incorrectly on the first...
  3. M4rc

    Tailgate conversion shopping list

    I’ve just collected all my parts for a tailgate conversion today & drop them off at the spray shop for painting correct colour. The tailgate has already got hinges and tailgate struts with it. I’m aware I’ll need some bolts & spacers for the tailgate hinge to fasten it to the van. Can...
  4. M4rc

    What are my Barn doors worth

    I’ve managed to source what I need to carry out of tailgate conversion on my van. could anybody tell me how much I would be looking to get for my barn doors, bumper & lights? Indium grey, 2016 with parking sensors, & barn door spoiler TIA
  5. Berger

    Sold Full tailgate conversion now sold

    Full tailgate conversion absolutely everything needed to swap from barn doors to tailgate as seen in pictures, includes genuine 6.1 leds never been fitted the plug adaptors for them including extra pins, a custom made loom by vw specialist for tailgate to plug and play (including cables back to...
  6. L

    What rear lights do I need pls

    Hi all I’m getting the parts together to convert my T5.1 2015 barn door van to a T6 tailgate What rear lights do I need please Once I have all the parts I’m looking for a competent person to complete the work in Northampton if anyone can help thanks
  7. andyrap

    Retrofit T6 Tailgate to T5.1

    Morning everyone. I have to admit this one has me beaten so far! I‘ve read up what I can but haven‘t found any definitive answers for how to make this work. I’ve just changed my 5.1 (2010) tailgate to a T6 one. I thought the latch would function in a similar way to the 5.1 and kept the 5.1 loom...
  8. Chris2355

    T6.1 barn-door to T6 tailgate conversion

    Hi Guys,my name is Chris. I bought a new T6.1 last September. It has everything I wanted except a tailgate. Unfortunately I was towing a trailer that unhitched and damaged one of my barn doors. Adrienne of mine knew a guy with a t6 with a tailgate and we decided to change. I have fitted the...
  9. Kevlmcm

    Barn Doors to Tailgate converter?

    How's it going guys, does anyone know of any companies in West Midlands- Wales- South West that does a full barn door to tailgate conversion and any idea of prices if you do. I was thinking of changing my van as I want a tailgate but I've done a lot over the last year to get it how I want it and...
  10. N

    Candy-white tailgate conversion: part supplier

    Hi there, I’m looking to convert our 2016 Candy White T6 with barn doors to a tailgate, but I’m struggling to find the necessary parts. Does anyone have any suggestions where I can locate a tailgate, bumper etc. I’ve already looked on eBay. I’m located in South Leicestershire. Thanks.
  11. C

    Fitting an electric tailgate?

    Hi everyone I’ve just bought an electric tailgate to replace my barn doors but have been told that I won’t be able to get it working due to my van not having a module or something? Van is a t6 highline dsg if that’s makes any difference, If anyone can give me any advice it would be greatly...
  12. 1460aaron

    For Sale VW T6/T5 Transporter Automatic Tailgate Lift - Autocool Automatic Axial Door

    VW T6/T5 Automatic Tailgate Lift - Autocool Automatic Axial Door £400 - Location - Derby This was removed from my 2017 Transporter as is was no longer required. It was an upgrade for a disabled customer who previously owned the van. The lift was in full working order when removed from the...
  13. R

    Any One With Wiring Diagram For T6 Tailgate And Barn Door Loom ?

    Could do with a wiring diagram for t6 rear end as iv stupidly done a tailgate conversion but now need to do the loom but cant find a single sole willing to help, so now needing the diagram to give it a bash myself : (
  14. A

    How Hard Is It To Convert To A Tailgate?

    Hi, wonder if you can advise how hard it is to convert barn doors to a tailgate. The van is already converted .. by Bodan's in Shrewsbury. Stupidly we didn't realise how hard it would be to find a bike rack with barn doors so exploring changing - we are not DIY people so would need to pay...
  15. Deaky

    T6 Custom brackets for Electric Tailgate Retrofit 2020-01-02

    Custom bracket required if you want to retrofit an electric tailgate and keep your existing lid
  16. R

    Tailgate conversion wiring

    hello i New here :) need some help here, i think it was straight forward to convert from 2 doors to tailgate but, there i was wrong, i need to prog the bcm module, and maybe i need to rewire some wires?
  17. J

    Retrofit T6 Tailgate to T5

    hi there sorry if this has been asked before I have recently changed my barn doors on my Vw transporter t5 2007 to Vw transporter t6 tailgate is there any one able to tell me how to wire up electric handle to operate tailgate plz . All lights working just the lock to do but am stuck lol . I...
  18. LambethBoy

    Found Caravelle Door And Tailgate Panels (see Pic)

    Looking for these two panels. Or if anyone knows who has them in stock. :thumbsup:
  19. U

    Tailgate Locking Mechanism

    Heya folks, I've just got my tailgate on replacing the barn doors but I'm now looking at the locking mechanism... can anyone advise me on where to get the correct one... I was thinking could I use the barn door one or is there a specific one for the tailgate?.... Any help appreciated?
  20. Littleblackflash

    BCM Connector pins and numbering system.

    Hi All Finally I'm trying to run a wire from my tailgate conversion to the BMC. I've run the wire, removed the BCM and opened the black connector. What I can't see is where pin 23 is in the connector. Does anyone have a diagram showing where the pins are? Thanks in advance