tow bar

  1. C

    Error ACC: Front Assist Unavailable

    Hi all, I've just had a towbar fitted with dedicated electrics to a T6.1 2021 model and I'm getting this error. Auto electrician reckons it'll clear when it's driven but I find this very hard to believe. Thanks Ian
  2. N

    Rear Bumper valance and tow bar ??

    Hi folks, Probably a can of worms but has anyone found any bumper valances/extensions etc that actually work with a removeable tow bar on T6 barn door. I've tried PP tuning and asked 3 times however they have not come back to me. Xtreme vans are not sure the list goes on! ABT won’t. the list...
  3. T

    Which detachable Tow Bar?

    I'm doing my research ahead of getting a tow bar fitted. I definitely want a detachable one, and want the electrics to be out of sight when not in use. Looking back at old threads here, I see conflicting info about whether some brands (Westfalia, Tow Trust, for example) actually do this...
  4. D

    Towbar install problem - Dealer installed

    Hi guys & gals. We have a 70 plate T6.1 150 Highline panel van that we have an issue with. Basically looking for someone that has had a factory towbar and electrics fitted at a dealer after build, hope that makes sense? Our van came from the factory without a tow bar or Trailer prep. We...
  5. L

    Tow Bar Wiring Earth Point

    Fitted a Westfalia Detachable Tow Bar earlier in the week. Just picked up the 13pin wiring kit from VW to fit over weekend. Kit supplied has the code 7F0 055 204 B. Just looking through instructions and it only seems to show a flat bed and mentions single or double cab. It's also shows...
  6. Paul Binding

    Westfalia tow bar

    I already have a fixed swan neck tow bar and electrics fitted to my t6. Do all tow bars use the same mounting points. I would like to remove my tow bar ( not sure what make) and fit the westfalia with removable ball hitch. Is this a easy thing to do? Plan on use the existing electrics so...
  7. sparkywig

    Rear bumper adjustment

    Evening all. Is there any adjustment on the rear bumper height? Mine seems to be rubbing the bottom of the tailgate for some reason.
  8. Superowls

    Sold Westfalia fixed swan neck Towbar for T5 or T6

    Just had a towbar removed from my T6, previous owner had it fitted under a year ago so not had much use The fitter that removed it told me it will fit all T5 & T6's, it comes with electrics and is non detachable It's a Westfalia so not a cheap one I dont know much more than that about it but...
  9. L

    I want a discreet Tow bar

    Hi. I’m in the market for a tow bar for my T5.1. A lot of the ones I’ve seen on eBay and other sites are big ugly things hanging off the rear bumper. Has anyone got any ideas. Many thanks. Lui
  10. Paynewright

    Todays top towbar tip..

    When trying to remove your detachable Westfalia towbar, try pulling the handle out and turning it before resorting to the big rubber hammer! Regards Ian
  11. M

    WARNING - towbar mounted bike racks

    Thought it best to share today’s experience and caution others. Please please please check and recheck any towbar mounted bike racks. Even though we triple checked before setting off, ours decided to part company today whilst travelling at 60mph on the M1. Standing helpless at the side of the...
  12. T6Paul

    Sold Westfalia Detachable Towbar

    Brand new unused Westfalia detachable towbar and 7 pin electrics £160 Collection from Bristol or Gloucester.
  13. Ayjay

    Cost for Westfalia Detachable Towbar + Fitting

    I've still got to phone around to a couple of other potential fitters tomorrow but has anybody got an idea of whether or not a quote from PF Jones for the above is competitive and / or reasonable. I used their on-line quotation tool for the following: Westfalia Detachable Tow-Bar 2018 T6...
  14. czmate1999

    VW tow bar keys

    Really hate those little red keys, unpleasant to turn and you can't attach them to anything... Local locksmith done me proud and with a bit of extra filing we have a solution. :) Happy days. You can tell i have nothing better to do!
  15. T5SUG

    Midlands Tow Bar installer ?

    Can anyone recommend a tow bar installer in the Nottingham/ Derby area ? Looking to have a detachable swan neck fitted. Any info welcome and prices paid
  16. M

    Best tailgate bike rack - bang for buck

    Hi All, Im looking at getting a spoiler and a Bike rack for the tailgate of my T6. Is there any racks you would recommend? I've seen a Fiamma Pro rack, would this work? Thanks in advance.
  17. Pie

    Foam inserts for tow-bar - cheapest vendor?

    Where is the cheapest place to get the foam inserts you need when fitting the Westfalia detachable tow bar. Just Kampers do them but it's £38 for the 2 needed !!!! Thought that was a bit pricey. Cheers
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    Bike Carrier options

    Hi, I have looked at the various threads relating to bike carrier & options - I come back to the same options - but just want to check I'm not missing anything... I'm after a Tow Bar mounted Bike Carrier - one that can carry 4 bikes and importantly can tilt so the barn doors can still be...
  19. Kev23

    Tow bar removal

    Any one know if this part of the tow bar comes off? Need to get it painted
  20. Dazzah71

    Unidentified Electronic Box

    Hi There, reaching out in case anyone seen one before ? We are just currently having our T28 van converted it is 2019 plate and was leased for 6 months only before we bought it. This box is under the engine and the VW dealership are not sure what it is and I cannot take it in yet but it is...