1. Foofighter25

    Should you hear the turbo?

    Hi all I have just bought my first T6 after owning a T4 1.9td for 12 years. What a different beast the T6 is! Im very happy with it, but having never owned or driven one before and forgive me if this a stupid question......... are you meant to hear the turbo when driving? The revs get to...
  2. N

    Noise when changing gears

    Hello, My transporter t6 5spd manual 84kw makes this weird gurgling noise when changing gears. It has new dualmass flywheel and clutch fitted at vw dealer. Its coming under my feet and i can hear it in cabin. What could it be? Youtube link Up
  3. J

    Hybrid 204ps anyone ??

    Hi all So my small turbo has given up and snapped the shaft on my t6 204 sportline So question is do I hybrid them? Tdi turbos have said they can do them and will send a courier tomorrow Good for 300bhp I believe Anyone done this? Also does anyone know the maximum flow rate = bhp the...
  4. J

    204 t6 small turbo help

    Hi all I have a t6 204 35k with a small turbo not working I have checked all the actuators and they hold pressure But I can't see the one at the very top, I can't see the arm move as there is no visibility to see it. The other two I can see and they hold pressure and move perfectly...
  5. M

    2017 - 150BHP Euro 6 - Seized Turbo - Not getting Oil

    Hi, Hopefully someone can help. I have a 2017 Euro 6 150BHP T6 Transporter. Now, i haven't had the van long and i like to stay onto off servicing and making sure they are in tip top condition. There was an oil pressure warning light on the van (the red oil can light, i believe this is the high...
  6. F6T6

    T32 204bhp 2017 - Flashing Coil light + steady Engine light + suddenly no turbo? 15898

    Hey guys. Hope your good. I stopped to fill up with diesel and as I drove off the coil light started flashing. Soon after the engine management light popped up and stayed there. A ‘start stop failure’ light came up also.. As I was driving my elderly parents around I was cruising super slowly...
  7. S

    Turbo boost sensor

    Hi . Removed boost sensor to replace as have had problems with spluttering around 2k revs and carista flagged up as this as a possible problem. When removed found sensor and internal area to be covered in a black paste. Cleaned as much as I could and refitted new sensor all seems OK now. Is it...
  8. J

    EGR and Turbo failure - related?

    I took delivery of my 67 reg DSG T6 in December 2017. I decided to add electric side door and tailgate with conversion to camper van in mind at a later date. After 12 to 18 months the coolant level indicator came on so I topped it up without thinking too much about it. Following that I...
  9. W

    Turbo issue, lack of boost

    Hi guys yesterday I was driving my t6 204dsg on a 67bplate and there was a whining noise coming from the engine which I thought could be the turbo, I pulled over called the AA they ran some checks on the roadside and his computer said it's not making enough boost and its now in limp mode .He...
  10. Yorkysimon

    T6.1 Turbo boost sensor

    Hi can any one tell me where the turbo boost pressure sensor is located on a T6.1 photo would be good. cheers Simon
  11. B

    turbo fail.

    I bought this van in 2017 with 35000 miles on Had issue with my egr and cooler and turbo in Nov 19 Turbo failed again and was replaced June 2020 and was told to keep eye on oil Was told that its the type of engine and can use upto 1liter every 1000km (666miles) I was topping up oil as required...
  12. Y

    high oil pressure stage

    can anyone tell me more about this as i have had a new turbo from vw fitted by my garage and after the van had run 88 miles the turbo went again. The small nut on the fan shaft had come off and damaged the fan blades as in phot. Now vw say they will not replace it as i can not prove that the oil...
  13. Bronco

    Sold T5 130 CORE turbo

    My old turbo that started having flat spots. Only useful as a core/exchange unit. 03 T5. Four bolt KKK turbo. £25 UK posted. Or collection welcome Penrith Cumbria
  14. Woodman

    Mod / pump upgrade to lube turbo better?

    Hi all, I went to collect my daughters A2 from a mate's garage today (20/11) after spending more than the car was worth fixing it after it failed its mot. In his workshop was a Transporter with failed upper turbo. Van only 5 yrs old. He said he has a few where the upper turbo fails as the lower...
  15. Unimog

    150 bhp turbo boost

    Can anybody tell me what the turbo boost pressure is (Max) on a 150 bhp turbo?
  16. andy greenwood

    Whirring Noise From The Turbo

    As of yesterday there is a strange whirring noise from the turbo, it does this when stationery and also when driving. I'm fairly sure it did not sound like this until yesterday. Also when stationery I have noticed the engine will only rev up to 2,500 rpm, unfortunately I can't remember if it...
  17. Surfer

    Glow Plug Replacement On My T6

    I'm really sorry if there is a "howto" PDF somewhere but my searches aren't throwing it up. I am a VIP member and cant seem to find any information in there either. Is there such a document/Guide?? I have a flashing glow plug light and the readout from a friends (non VW specialist) computer...
  18. P

    13 Faults Found

    I have Shuttle SE LWB EU6 150 PS 2.0 TDI BMT 6sp Manual and it’s only 3 years old . Week ago warning lights comes on and I called AA found Total 13 Fault after Diagnostic. I really don’t know what should I do because warranty has been expired.
  19. D

    20,000 Mile Turbo Blew Up

    hi i have had a 2016 trnasporter from new , 2 weeks ago the turbo blew up , oil went through the exhaust , vw have fitted new turbo under warranty , i'm due to collect tomorrow but am concerned that it has damaged the engine , vw have been really good and say they have driven it 150 miles and...
  20. D

    Tube Pipe Just Blew Off ?,

    Hi just towed for the first time with my kombi, 1 mile from campsite a loud pop and huge loss of power . When i crawled to the campsite I popped the bonnet and it's the huge rubber pipe at the top came off. I guess it's the turbo pipe , sounds like a hot rod . Anyone else had this? Is it...