Question: How Many Miles Will A VW Transporter Do?

What is the difference between a t5 and a t6?

The T5 and T6 share a similar TDi 2.0 litre, 102bhp engine with the latter having an updated VW Euro 6 engine for better fuel consumption.

Other difference we have noticed is the T6 having a smoother transmission, this is particularly noticeable with a heavier load..

What is high mileage for a VW Transporter?

Getting away with a higher mileage You can expect a Transporter T6 or T5 to reach at least 250k if well-driven and properly serviced, meaning it should last you well over 15 years.

Do VW Transporters hold their value?

Do VW camper vans hold their value? Volkswagen camper vans have long been an icon for van enthusiasts. With their consistent popularity and brand recognition, VW camper vans retain their value much better than other brands. VWs in good condition, vintage models, or models with upgraded features will be worth more.

What is the best VW camper van to buy?

For us the VW Transporter is the best VW camper van to buy if you’re looking for small camper that can take you anywhere your heart desires in a compact form factor.

What engine is in a VW Transporter?

Volkswagen Transporter (T5)Engine2.0 L I4 (petrol) 3.2 L VR6 (petrol) 1.9 L I4 TDI (diesel) 2.0 L I4 TDI (diesel) 2.5 L I5 TDI (diesel)Transmission5-speed manual 6-speed manual 6-speed automatic 7-speed automatic (DSG)DimensionsWheelbase3,000 mm (118.1 in) 3,400 mm (133.9 in)18 more rows

Which engine is best for VW Transporter?

The 2.0 TDI engine is a good all-rounder, but I’d go for the 102PS for the short wheelbase and the 140PS unit for the long. Don’t buy the 180PS unit unless you are moving heavy loads on a weekly basis. Our Fuel Cost Calculator shows you which will be the best choice for you.

How many miles can a VW camper van do?

This depends on year and model however anything under 100,000 is generally considered low miles. Medium miles would be between 100,000 and 200,000 miles and anything upwards of 200,000 is considered high mileage as a rule of thumb.

Which VW t6 engine is best?

Even more refined and car-like to drive than before. Most economical 102PS Euro 6 diesel engine is also the best.

Which VW t4 engine is best?

Most desirable engine is the 2.5TDi – it’s pokey and will do 40mpg. It’s also relatively easy to convert the 88bhp unit to 102 by fitting a top mounted intercooler and even 150bhp is within reach with tuning.

Which is better t4 or t5?

The T5 drives much nicer, and far more car like than the old T4, and with better cutting edge looks than my T4, I would have to go T5 all the way….

Are VW Transporters reliable?

The Transporter has amassed a reputation for solid and reliable motoring, hence its high residual values. Most of its underpinnings are shared with many other products in the Volkswagen Group range, so parts are easily accessible.

What is the most reliable VW Transporter?

Early T5 2003 – 2010 Although Euro4 the 1.9Tdi engine is probably one of the toughest and most reliable diesel engines ever made, you will find it in any number of VW’s Skoda’s and Audis still sounding and driving like new after 300000 miles.