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  1. Vivaro Conversion- Help (Where to get it)

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    New to the group, currently finishing a part done Vauxhall Vivaro conversion, going well but I am in need of some assistance, don't want to take it to a garage and have them do it all for me as I want to learn, tried FB technical advice groups but mistakenly said I was open to paying someone for...
  2. 3D Model for Sketchup

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi Guys. I am about to embark on a conversion of my 2018 Vivaro CrewCab L2H1 into a camper, and I'm trying to find a 3D model of the van so I can play around with ideas in Sketchup. Been searching for hours and cannot find anything free... Anyone have a link to a decent enough model please...
  3. Supercharging a vectra b 2.5l v6

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    I hope I got the right folder, seen that the engine performance area has been closed. My mate is planning to supercharge his 2.5l my98 vectra b v6 with i500 Parts, (camshaft, ecu and the air intake manifold) which should be the german version of the msd or SRi. We cant find anything on german...
  4. [Vivaro] 65 plate Vivaro change to tailgate

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    hi guys, First post so please be nice ;-) Ive found a 65 plate Vivaro which is almost perfect except... it has barn door rear doors not tailgate... can they be converted? I’ve tried doing a search online but it’s seemingly impossible to find a Vivaro that’s a crew van AND has the tailgate...
  5. [Vivaro] SWB dual cab conversion

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Evening all, My SWB dual cab sportive is now retired, so I’d like to convert it to a small camper, however, I’m having a real mare trying to remove the bulkhead, anyone done this or know how?!
  6. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] SAVE ME - multiple dash warning lights/codes and car starting failure

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Good evening all Some of you are might be thinking what the hell is wrong with my car with all my recent posts but here’s another few to add to the list! Long story short: Got clutch and flywheel changed recently (1-2 weeks ago) and on the same day I got a HID xenon conversion kit installed...
  7. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Xenon lights HID conversion - lights flashing

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all. I got a xenon conversion kit (see link below) from ECP. Had it professionally installed and I get a code 18 and code 20 as soon as I turn my headlights on. And instantly, the lights start flashing/flicking really fast (see YouTube link below) Could give someone an epileptic fit! Any...
  8. Leisure battery earth

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi all - long time reader, first time poster. I recent bought a 2011 LWB which i'm currently converting. I bought it ply lined so i removed the ply lining and have sound proofed/insulated and run some of my appliance wiring before refitting the ply lining. My next step is to install the leisure...
  9. [Vivaro] >>>Vivaro insulation and sound proofing<<<

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hi all, Just joined as I have bought myself a shiny 2015 Vivaro. I intent to convert it into a camper for me and the lady to travel around Europe as well as use it day to day work my work. I will take pictures of my progress as it happens! First port of call is insulating and sound proofing...
  10. Some in-depth help needed

    General chat
    Guys, I’m looking for information/help with some wiring issues relating to a Astra H 1.8 Sri engine 2008 My dad is using this engine set up in a boat project. After a lot of measuring, calculating rpms, taking into accounts length of block, manifold positions, power to weight, rpm range, he’s...
  11. [Movano] Vivaro or movano seats? Help!

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    So me & my partner have bought a Vauxhall movano LWB 2005 and we desperately need to change the seats as they are ripped and just generally a mess. We want to get rid of the double passenger to make more room and replace with a single seater as we are converting to a camper. However, we are...
  12. [Renault Trafic] crew seats out and minibus seats in? question

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hello everybody, I managed to get crew van from work and my plan is to get rid of crew seats with integrated bulk head and fit second row of seats from minibus (the one that can fold forward). My question is: Will my trafic have factory treads to accept mushroom bolts or do I need to drill the...
  13. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Z18let conversion to z20let. Need info

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all. Have a tidy astra coupe 2003 z18xe 1.8. Just got new wheels. Sprayed the body kit to freshing it up now looking into the engine. I want to pull out the z18xe engine and replace it with a turbo engine. Was thinking the z20let? As far as i am aware the engine mount are the same. Question...
  14. [Renault Trafic] Looking for inspiration

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi Guys Long story short - Builder in family had 1.9 55 plate traffic that was a little tired. Dog chewed interior, knackered handles and catches,dented right hand side wing and door, door runners knackered, aged brakes... you get the idea, just not looked after but had a peachy engine. He...
  15. [Renault Trafic] Changing seats

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi everyone. I have this Renalut Trafic conversion van and I'm having troubles changing the front seats. I bought these 2 Ford Galaxy capten swivels seats and doesn't feet the base I have and I can't find a base for them. Do you know of any base that will fit the Galaxy seats into the Renault...
  16. [Vivaro] Finally starting to convert

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi Guys, Owned my vivaro 2004 swb for over 4 years always with intentions of converting it but never got around to it. In the last 18 months we have had two babies which now means I have been forced into making a start. Begining with a set of rear seats. Picked up a rear bench seat from a...
  17. New Van!

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    so we decided to upgrade our van from ex bt 05 swb vivaro to a 07 lwb trafic, i'll take some pics over the weekend and upload them :D she's pretty! we want to carry on converting this one, so please could someone tell me roughly how many sheets of ply they used on a lwb? the inside is...
  18. [Corsa B] [94-00] So confused by this 1.5TD I've bought to swap into my Combo van

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi. I've been forced into doing this engine swap, although I love a challenge. :lmao: The original 1.7D engine leaks oil from all over the head, uses up coolant, and suffers overheating on the motorway. I had been thinking about an engine swap anyway, as more power would be nice, but didn't...
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