What does T28 mean on VW Transporter?

March 21, 2021 Off By idswater

What does T28 mean on VW Transporter?

T28 means that the gross vehicle weight is 2800kg. T30 is 3000kg & T32 is 3200kg. T4’s were made up to 53 plate when the new T5 came out.

Is T28 same as T5?

Premium Member. T5 or t5. 1 as it’s a 2011 van is the model and t28 means it has a max gross weight of 2800kg.

What is the difference between a VW T5 and T6?

The only main difference to the line-up is the lack of a Sportline trim level for the Transporter T6. On top of the T5 models, the T6 also features a stylish new leather multifunction steering wheel, heated windscreen, automatic driving light control and additional noise suppression is also fitted as standard.

What are the symptoms of a VW Transporter T5 problem?

To identify the problem the symptoms listen out for a rattle on the engine on idle, this can be fairly subtle at first but gradually builds the further the part is worn. Other symptoms can sound like a slight misfire or slight stutter when you are pulling away. Raise the clutch slowly in first gear and feel out for an unexpected judder.

What kind of power does a VW Transporter have?

HAVE A VW TRANSPORTER 1.9 tdi and looses power at 120k. Turn off key and on again and off she goes. Have changed turbo HAVE A VW TRANSPORTER 1.9 tdi and looses power at 120k. Turn off key and on again and off she goes. Have changed turbo – Answered by a verified UK Auto Mechanic

When did the VW Transporter T5 come out?

It is important to point out that the VW T5 has been on the market since 2003 and rapidly approaching the 20 year mark. Many of the T5 models that we see on the UK roads are now approaching and even exceeding 200,000 miles. Therefore don’t let this guide of VW transporter T5 problems put you off owning one!

What to do about rust on a VW Transporter T5?

If caught early you can wire brush it clean and lather on a good thick coat of rust inhibitor + top it with a decent quality paint. Another area to watch out for rust is on the barn door models of T5. The paint cracks over time and the rust tends to take hold along the bottom of the doors.