turbo

  1. J

    No communication, boost pressure warning

    Hi all, First post, sorry to start with a disaster. And sorry in advance if I get terminology wrong - not mechanically competent at all. Love my SWB Caravelle 2L DSG. 2016 reg, had some minor issues with DPF needing regen and a replacement EGR before. But nothing as big as now - might not be a...
  2. joshuaaitken

    150PS - weird boost loss issues

    Evening, Had an intermittent fault in my euro 6 150 for a couple of months but, yesterday was really bad. The van seems to lose boost in hot weather whilst under load going up any incline. It also sometimes hesitates whilst pulling away as if there’s a split second there’s no boost then it picks...
  3. Tourershine

    Tale of woe

    A couple of people asked recently why I seemed to have gone quiet lately. Well, I haven't actually gone quiet, I've just had a catalogue of issues with my T6 recently, which sadly still aren't quite resolved. This all started with a cracked exhaust manifold, which we removed and went to order...
  4. G

    Turbo difference 150PS/204PS.

    Hi all just wandering I have a T6 shuttle 2016 150bhp can I put a 204 bhp turbo straight on thanks
  5. C

    Power issue, 205bhp bi turbo

    Right guys, badly stuck, mechanics head is boggled. Van had recently got a head gasket replacement, and reconditioned injectors, bad diesel i think.. but now, van went great for few days after work, then apparently lost all power, black smoke, hasnt went right since. Hes checked turbo, egr, all...
  6. ginkster

    New Buyer Advice - Turbo Noise 150psi

    Hello All I’m new to the forum as looking to buy a T6. This looks to be an awesome place for info and advice. I’m new to the T6 and have only driven one and am really keen on it. However, the turbo seemed pretty noisy with a noticeable whoosh under load - is this normal? Is there anything...
  7. 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...
  8. 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
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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
  20. 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...
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