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    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...
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    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?
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    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
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    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...
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    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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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….
  8. 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...
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    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...
  10. 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.
  11. Tonywft6

    For Sale 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.
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    T6 tailgate on T5 tailgate van

    Looking to change my 2006 t5 tailgate to t6 one. I know there is a bit of faffing about when it’s barn doors, but is tailgate to tailgate a straight swap TIA
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    Wheel stud identification?

    Hi there gang can anybody help what are these from
  14. Adams

    Hba Retrofit

    I finally got around to having my T6 heated windscreen installed with RLHS mount (albeit on a T5.1 but it’s the same in principle) Works like a charm 5557F2F6-A01A-464D-9E69-BF7F4F039ABC by Adams posted 9 Oct 2018 at 22:37 416CCABD-0942-4C62-BCF7-58C43981F9B8 by Adams posted 9 Oct 2018 at 22:37...