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Team Blue

Discussion in 'Show Us Your T6' started by Polzeylad, 3 Jul 2016.

  1. Trunkey

    Trunkey Member

    No interior photos yet but its black leather with black floor carpets, grey carpet lining and light oak furniture with a black Corian work top, looks better than I can describe it!
    Conversion by Rolling Homes in Shrewsbury.
    Might think about lowering but only by 30mm due to keeping the van supplying dealer on side and all warranty bits in place.
    Polzeylad likes this.
  2. Buggirl

    Buggirl Senior Member VIP Member T6 Legend

    Lovely bus!
  3. steveph

    steveph Member VIP Member T6 Pro

    Sold a BMW 535d and bought this in August,


    Best vehicle swap ever :)
    102 Kombi Highline with ACC and Discover Media.
    Since added power fold mirrors and RVC.

    I wasn't going for factory Sat-Nav or ACC based on my previous vehicle. Seems technology has moved on in 9 years! Glad I bought a stock van that had these already :thumbsup:
    Obviously I was looking for a van in the best colour, Acapulco ;) and the only thing on my spec list missing was the power fold mirrors.

    Next day pickup on a brand new van with pre-September discount and fit after-market power folds, versus several months waiting? Easy choice! :D
  4. StudleyGlass

    StudleyGlass 150 DSG Kombi Highline VCDS User Moderator VIP Member T6 Legend

  5. Trunkey

    Trunkey Member

    Nice Indeed
    Is it difficult or £££ to do after market power folding mirrors?
  6. steveph

    steveph Member VIP Member T6 Pro

    @Trunkey, I'd say a medium and fairly straightforward - depends on how you are with auto-electrics and trim removal. No coding required :)
    I've posted some details and links in the ICE forum and I'll add a few more soon.
    £380 for me plus some bits and pieces. You need to have electric/heated without power folding to have the wiring in place for that part.
    Hardest parts are probably removing your colour coded mirror caps - a bit delicate in places :eek:
    Also there are aerials (four! between the two mirrors) that need to be swapped over and the cable hole through the centre of the mirror pivot is a challenge.
    All doable though :)
  7. Stampie66

    Stampie66 Member VIP Member T6 Pro

    Best colour @steveph :) Though your previous motor may have been a Smart Car due to your parking style :laugh:
    Nice to see some new pictures in the blue ,will post some of mine when it's decent again.
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  8. mike

    mike Member

    Blue? This is blue, and a bit dirty....

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  9. Polzeylad

    Polzeylad Senior Member T6 Guru

    Nice; what blue is that?
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  10. mike

    mike Member

    The very rare 'Summer Blue'
    Now just waiting for the quote and a slot in the body shop to get the colour coded bumpers that VW refused to fit.
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  11. Stampie66

    Stampie66 Member VIP Member T6 Pro

    IMG_0961.JPG IMG_0960.JPG IMG_0967.JPG Not much going on with the blue,s we must be busy doing mods like me.
    Many thanks to Pedro for advice in the early days .
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  12. steve

    steve Member T6 Pro

    After a long wait have been told to expect my Starlight Blue 204 DSG Kombi on 5th January, very excited! Will miss my BMW but hoping that will be short lived once i take delivery. Very excited.
  13. kieran

    kieran Member VIP Member T6 Pro

    Hi , did you fit these carbon parts ? I'm now thinking carbon but would love to see some pics if possible ?
  14. HotandCold

    HotandCold Senior Member VIP Member T6 Pro

    IMG_0472.JPG Can I half join Team Blue?
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  15. Yeti899

    Yeti899 Member

    IMG_6899.JPG Wasn't set on blue but they pulled the plug on blackberry, its growing on me IMG_6899.JPG

  16. superflyguy

    superflyguy Senior Member VIP Member T6 Guru

  17. DaveBos

    DaveBos Senior Member VIP Member T6 Legend

    Looking good @Yeti899 , nice wheels too :thumbsup:
  18. Gavandi

    Gavandi Senior Member T6 Guru

    2017-07-19-PHOTO-00000026.jpg Blue is the colour.......
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  19. Gavandi

    Gavandi Senior Member T6 Guru

    2016-10-07-PHOTO-00001387.jpg Ours was done by RH last year. LWB so kitchen at rear. Great result but be prepared for a wait.
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  20. Ed Webb

    Ed Webb Senior Member VCDS User VIP Member T6 Legend


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