vw t5

  1. Brindle

    Sold 2010 T5.1 Day Van. £11k No VAT

    Really nice entry into the world of Transporter ownership. I bought this off someone I knew to do a nice swamper project and just having a nice fun project with my boys. So after a few months of said fun, my wife has advised that I need to “get rid of one of those bl@@dy vans” and hence this...
  2. H

    Wanted T5 Driver door card

    Has any one got a T5 driver door card local to me (Stourbridge) or both passenger and driver door cards in good condition TIA
  3. H

    For Sale 2011 Single Passenger Seat - offers

    Hi all, Have switched by single passenger seat for a bench seat in the front of our kombi to fit the grandkids in. Any idea how much I should be selling this for? Have heard varying opinions. Thanks,
  4. supernova

    T6 brakes on a T5?

    Hi all, Does anyone know if the T6 340mm disc's and callipers are a direct bolt on to a T5 (T30)? Cheers
  5. S

    Early year T5 upgrade

    I'm looking for a T6 kombi, 150 T32 DSG tailgate. £35k!! What if I purchased an early T5 with above specs? Much cheaper. I'm going to upgrade front with more stylish aggressive front anyway. New wheels with air suspension. I maybe talking 2012. Find the lowest mileage T5. I'm not wanting to...
  6. B

    Selling T5 to buy a T6. Would you sell as a shell, or partially fit out/tidy up?

    Afternoon all, I know this is a T6 forum, and my question is about a T5, but you guys are so much friendlier on here...... I bought a 2011 T5 LWB (170k) day van at the end of last year with the intention of doing a camper conversion on it myself. Life has taken over and I no longer have time...
  7. T

    T5 retrofitting and coding cruise-control

    Hi eweryone! Can anybody help? I have retrofitted cruise control and H7+H1 Caravelle lights to my T5. Does anybody have adaptation lists for control modules on these old machines to turn on cc and change light settings? I have Autocom in use, but it doesnt show adaptation list... Last year...
  8. H

    Help! Strange Hard Start Problem

    Hi guys, I’m new to the forum but I thought this might be a good place to ask some questions regarding my Transporters strange hard start problem. I’ve had 3 separate mechanics look at this for me and it’s left them scratching their heads. Okay so it’s a 2007 T5 Transporter T30 2.5 TDI. After a...
  9. H

    For Sale 2006 T5 2.5 130 Trendline

    Hi all this is my old T5 (2006) that i am thinking of putting up for sale as its sitting there not getting used now as the T6.1 has arrived i was thinking of keeping it but need out of the way really so i am posting it here as i am interested in seeing what everyone thinks it is worth. Its a T5...
  10. S

    Advice on buying a 2010 T5 Caravelle BiTDI

    Hi all, very new to the world of - ahem T5s - and T6s! (T5 question - can't find a T5 forum online?) Looking at buying a 2010 Caravelle with what I have come to learn is the dreaded BiTDI, with the potential EGR cooler valve problems. It has done just over 110k. Might the problem have been...
  11. C

    Convert T6 front bench to folding using T5 bench hinges?

    Wondering whether I could cannibalise my existing T5 folding bench to convert a standard T6 bench to folding? Will the mechnism and any other required parts fit?
  12. S

    My temporary van until my T6.1 shows up

    Well I had a passat but not very practical and I was vanless, which is not cool. So I bought this little beauty! 2.5 , AC, Sunroof! Tailgate. Gonna jazz it up a bit
  13. C

    P009000 fault code: 2012 T5 CAAB engine

    Good day I was hoping to find some help here, since local mechanics are not making headway. Friend of mine recently bought a 2012 Transporter T5 with 200k Km on the clock. He did some long trips since then and all was good. On his last trip hope the glow plug indicator started flashing and...
  14. D

    T5 PR Codes

    Hello! I'm looking for some help finding the pr code sticker location on a T5 I have a 2004 2.5L Exec spec that I've brought from Europe to Canada. Cue to the pandemic and I'm having even more trouble than normal identifying and ordering parts from the UK. I have been searching for the PR code...
  15. Gilbeynut

    T5 nearside drive shaft play

    Good afternoon all. Hopefully this should be a simple question for those in the know. Since completing a long journey on Thursday, I can hear a rubbing noise coming from what sounds like underneath the front nearside of the van. It's only present with the van under load i.e. it's silent when...
  16. K

    Sold NOW SOLD Single Captain passenger seat £550

    For sale single front captain passenger seat with arm rests. Bought to use in my van but changed my mind. Includes arm rests, base and all plastic trims around. No rips or tears as had seat covers on but a few age related marks. Collect from Newcastle NE5. £550 Ps I know it goes in the front….
  17. K

    T5 Single seat advice

    So i finally managed to get a single passenger seat. Few things have then become apparent which i cant find the answer too. So thanks in advance guys. Can i dye the plastics to be the same colour as my t6 or am i better replacing. If so where from? Double swivel in now, so assume the bolts...
  18. B

    T5 Dash swap: heater/air-con help needed

    Hello this is my first thread asking for some help along the way please guys gals I’m doing something that I’m not sure if someone’s already done or not i have a 2008 T5 2.5 swapping the interior dash out, crash bar, steering column, heater blower/heater matrix/ aircon unit, door cards and...
  19. Buzznitro

    T6.1 Headlining in to T5 or a T6?

    Gents & Ladies sorry to ask will a T6.1 headlining fit a T5 2006 T6 2016. Thanks in advance.
  20. Tonywft6

    Sold T5 Up for sale

    I have a modified T5 for sale. I am looking to get £12,000 for it. I have attached pictures here and there are some more details on my profile. If you are interested please contact me for full specifications because of limited characters when posting.