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Warning T5 H&R rear roll bar does not fit the t6

Discussion in 'Suspension Steering Brakes' started by RattyMcClelland, 18 Nov 2016.

  1. RattyMcClelland

    RattyMcClelland Senior Member T6 Guru

    Came to put the rear roll bar to finish the van and the roll bar d clamps are too big against the t6. Mine has the less to the auto leveller is on the same bracket.

    I'm getting custom brackets made.

    Front fits fine.
     
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  2. gmaster

    gmaster New Member

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    What T6 do you have? I've got a T6, T32 kombi going in for Bilsteins and the H&R anti-roll bars being fitted tomorrow!
     
  3. RattyMcClelland

    RattyMcClelland Senior Member T6 Guru

    T6 t28. I have the led headlights and the auto levels share the same bracket as the roll bar on the n/s rear. The h&r d clamp is to big to fit.

    I suspect it might fit of you doing have auto levellers or led headlights.

    Everything else fits perfectly and the bilsteins are epically amazing. So comfortable but firm.
     
  4. gmaster

    gmaster New Member

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    I do have the LED headlights!

    Could the auto levelling sensor potentially be moved?
     
  5. RattyMcClelland

    RattyMcClelland Senior Member T6 Guru


    Why would you do that? The are very important when loaded up so you don't blind everyone. However it still wont fit.

    A whole new bracket needs to be fabricated. I should have taken photos.

    When you go to get yours fitted make them aware of this first before anything else, see if they can come up with a solution.
     
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  6. gmaster

    gmaster New Member

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    I wasn't suggesting it be moved and risk it not working......I was wondering if it could be moved and still work.

    I will see if I can get some photos when they start on mine.

    Thanks for the heads-up and for the replies.
     
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  7. rhinoman

    rhinoman Member

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    Ratty, who is making the custom brackets for you, can I get a set too?
     
  8. RattyMcClelland

    RattyMcClelland Senior Member T6 Guru

    Company is called Marton engineering Ltd.

    I'm getting it sorted on Friday. I'll ask if he can make another or more to copy.
     
  9. rhinoman

    rhinoman Member

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    That would be great thankyou, still waiting for my van but I will have the same issue as also have LED headlights so will also have self levelling.
     
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  10. rhinoman

    rhinoman Member

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    Did you sort this yet Ratty??
     
  11. RattyMcClelland

    RattyMcClelland Senior Member T6 Guru

    Yes got it made. He used my old bracket and modified it, so couldn't make more.

    The d bracket would not fit into self leveller bracket so it had to be widened.
    No before pictures but this is the result.


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  12. rhinoman

    rhinoman Member

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    Thanks for the pics, hows it drive? Just had a re-build date for mine of week 4 so looking at 1st March now.
     
  13. RattyMcClelland

    RattyMcClelland Senior Member T6 Guru

    Good. Very sharp handling, no roll. Very firm but controlled. Drives just like a large car, you wouldn't know it's 2.3 tones of van.
     
  14. rhinoman

    rhinoman Member

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    Is the right answer, good man:):)
     
  15. Buggirl

    Buggirl Senior Member VIP Member T6 Guru

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    Like the look of this!
     

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