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    T4 convertion,Shit electrics under bonnet 🤬

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    Quote Originally Posted by John Grimshaw View Post
    T4 convertion,Shit electrics under bonnet 🤬
    More pics , more info , who's done the work , at what stage are you at.... donor info & engine code used ....


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    Pretty sure with all the info the good folk on here will find a solution John.

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    Hi Activ8 engine fitted by bodgit and scarper , drives ok just needs new loom to sort out electric problems ��

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    Quote Originally Posted by John Grimshaw View Post
    Hi Activ8 engine fitted by bodgit and scarper , drives ok just needs new loom to sort out electric problems ��
    Good luck with that, you'll not find one.

    What electrical problems and which loom? There's 2 under the bonnet and a few sub looms as well.

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    Hi to regcheeseman , holy shit that’s made my problem a lot easier ! not �� no speedo or rev counter but I have been told it may be a dashboard p c b fault, plus the dash has two red and one yellow light on when driving,happy motoring !

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    Quote Originally Posted by John Grimshaw View Post
    Hi to regcheeseman , holy shit that’s made my problem a lot easier ! not �� no speedo or rev counter but I have been told it may be a dashboard p c b fault, plus the dash has two red and one yellow light on when driving,happy motoring !
    That little bit of info helps - not an engine bay wiring issue at all by the sounds of it..

    Now maybe a few more clues.... what was van originally, what engine has it been converted too? Was the loom swapped, clocks?

    The led lights - oil/temp/charge/glowplug ??? which ones are lit up?

    Are there wires to the sensors on the engine?

    The rev counter and LED lights could well be explained by the loom to the alternator not being plugged in?

    The speedo....not related.

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    Wiring gremilns on a TDI conversion?

    Is your loom still running the big round multi-plug on the engine side of the harness? (Front of the block, right hand side?). If this isn't fully 'home' and earthed you'll get no end of issues...

    Get some pics up of your messy wires - just for a laugh!

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    Hi not sure about original engine, Passat 2ltr convertion fitted loom not changed spare wires everywhere, all sensors seem to be in place, oil pressure, glow plug and coolant level lights on ��

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