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  1. Petezum

    Rear Ended 10mph

    I got a slight bump in queuing traffic at a roundabout today the van that hit me could have only been doing 10mph had a very small scratch in paint work (I think they had no insurance and were getting quite aggressive I had my little girl with me who was getting upset so I took the option of...
  2. Samro

    Urgh- a dent!

    Dented my B pillar with a barely visibly dent, but I know it's there! Anyone know anyone in the Southampton/Lymington area that may be able to perform a mobile repair? I am gutted as I did this myself by being a clumsy idiot!
  3. Sackmycook

    A very close shave.....

    A697 North of Newcastle, travelling South...Merc driver forced me to take evasive action onto the verge to avoid a head on collision.....it was only the fact that I was driving to the System of Car Control as taught to Advanced Drivers by the Police which saved me, the Mrs and the dog. Dashcam...
  4. LT2019

    Tailgate Repair - hit & run!

    Someone rear ended me yesterday, and drove off before I could Exchange details! Anyone recommended a good bodyshop in Solihull/Birmingham area? Anything else worth checking out to asses for damage? Thinking get a wheel alignment check?
  5. L

    Rising from the ashes….

    Having just recovered from catastrophic damage to our 2017 8ball conversion im coming round to start thinking about another van ….this time I’m thinking more along the lines of a 150 dsg Kombi with a rear van king bed no furniture along the side maybe no pop top …solar and 240 hook up Any...
  6. Ayjay

    An accident damn it

    Maybe this should have gone into the 'What have you done to your van today' thread but I've started a new one anyway. On the way home from Cotswold Water Park today when the bloke in the lane next to us saw a gap at the busy roundabout and decided to go for it, unfortunately taking a piece of...
  7. GJH

    Got swiped by a delivery van

    I am EXCEEDINGLY unhappy about this
  8. Dogs Dung

    Factory Swivel Drivers Seat swap

    Does anyone have a T6.1 Drivers Captain Seat that would like to exchange for Factory Swivel Captains Seat, new Highline van , 2k miles, just sits too high for me so will forfeit the swivel for a height adjustable alternative,
  9. W

    Dents in my van.

    Parked in B&Q car park, left the wife in the passenger seat, exchanged two items and returned to the van. She said ‘ I’ve dented your door ‘. She fell out of the van on the driver’s side ?? Driving back from Costco, Derby, A50 and a pigeon hits the bonnet causing £150 worth of dent. Both will...
  10. O

    Won’t start after crash

    Hi guys I’m new here! My 2017 caravelle was crashed by others bump into my left side and tail door. The driver side air bag activated, and I can not start the engine now. Seems no power through the key barrel, so I can’t control the windows but the radio and power mirrors are still working. I...
  11. BeePee

    Transporter accident Northbound on the M74 24.08.21

    I passed the aftermath of the accident, a Sprinter had ran into I'm guessing standing traffic build up from the roadworks, Camper has been smashed at the N/S rear. Hope all are ok and not a ruined holiday either. Be careful out there folks.
  12. P

    Dented Tailgate - repair or replace?

    Came back to car park today and someone had driven into my rear tailgate (T6.1 2020 Ascot Grey, heated rear window, rear camera, internal opening switch). Needless to say there was no sign of them. The tailgate handle and an area about 12 inches in diameter is pushed in. There’s a tiny bit of...
  13. N

    Project, anyone?

    https://www.copart.co.uk/lot/46762721/clean-title-2019-volkswagen-california-peterlee
  14. D

    One not so careful owner

    Huccaby Tor campervan fire that spread to gorse extinguished Huccaby Tor campervan fire that spread to gorse extinguished Not the first or the last time it will happen, over the bank holiday there were plenty of vans parked up on grass moorland instead of hard areas. In this case it looks like...
  15. W

    My wife has broken the van. New wing needed

    Hi first thing this morning my wife decided to get the van stuck on the gate. So now the drivers side front wing is ruined. Absolutely gutted, we’ve just finished the conversion and had that whole side of the van painted, and now this! Has anyone used after market body panels before? If so...
  16. Paynewright

    There are some really kind people about...

    Warning, this story may be upsetting! Crushed campervan Highlands holiday 'saved by strangers'
  17. True Romance

    Fiat Ducato motorhome crash test video, scary!

    not sure if this has been posted before but pretty scary how the inside fell apart.
  18. cbrblade

    Todays mod courtesy of my neighbour

  19. F

    Wheel came off - what may be damaged?

    Hello, we are newbies here. Picked up our converted van yesterday and within a mile of leaving the dealer the front ns wheel flew off and the hub gouged the tarmac! (see pic) Apparently either the bolts had been cross-threaded or the bolts had not been tightened up! There was obvious damage to...
  20. bootsam

    Oops #wallop

    I hope the driver and the homes occupants are okay. Missed the bins though.
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